Men's Cross Country

Mens Cross Country


Men's Cross Country


NJCAA Cross Country logoCarl Sandburg College has had individuals run cross country on and off since 1971. In 2005, the program was rejuvenated. The following year, the Chargers' Shane Curry and Wesley Brandenburg qualified for the NJCAA Division I national championship meet. In 2007, Curry returned to the national meet along with Zach Yeager, who was the first and only Region IV individual champion in program history. In 2009, Wes Anderson and Joe Shepherd qualified for the national championship meet, which was held in Peoria. Home meets are held at Lake Storey Park, which is just across the street from the Main Campus in Galesburg.

Latest Men's Cross Country News Story

Oct. 20, 2014
PEORIA—The Carl Sandburg College cross country teams completed their regular season at the Bradley Pink Classic on Friday at Newman Golf Course.


Sophomore Christina Kokjohn (Clinton, Iowa/...

Oct. 13, 2014
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Sophomores Rimi Black (Taylor Ridge, Ill./Rockridge) and Chrissy Kokjohn (Clinton, Iowa/Prince of Peace) led the Carl Sandburg College men’s and women’s cross country teams at the Lamb-...

Oct. 6, 2014
WAVERLY, Iowa — Sophomore Chrissy Kokjohn (Clinton, Iowa/Prince of Peace) paced the Carl Sandburg College women’s cross country team in Saturday’s Dan Huston Invitational hosted by Wartburg College.


Sept. 29, 2014
ROCK ISLAND — The Carl Sandburg College cross country teams competed Friday in the Brissman-Lundeen Invitational hosted by Augustana College.


About 1,000 runners from approximately 40...

Sept. 15, 2014
PEORIA — Sophomore Rimi Black (Taylor Ridge, Ill./Rockridge) finished fifth in the men’s Division B race as the Carl Sandburg College cross country teams competed in the Bradley Intercollegiate on Friday at...