- October 3, 2015
After a four-year hiatus, the “Running of the Cows” meet returned to campus and the No. 13-ranked Carleton College women's cross country team made up for lost time by racing to a first-place team finish. The Knights placed three runners among the top-5 finishers, including overall champion Ruth Stienke, who posted a time of 22:04.6 for her third victory in as many meets.
- September 19, 2015
Led by All-American Ruth Stienke—who finished first overall in a raced mixed with D-II and D-III teams—the No. 13-ranked Carleton College Women's Cross Country team raced to a second-place finish at the St. Olaf Invitational on Saturday. The Knights were the top D-III finishers at meet, finishing behind only University of Minnesota-Duluth, the No. 4 ranked team in the NCAA D-II national poll.
- September 15, 2015
Defending MIAC women's cross country champion Ruth Steinke is just two races into her senior season at Carleton College, but the early returns indicate the decorated runner has been saving her best for last. Steinke's latest exploits include not only a first-place finish at the UW-River Falls Falcon Invitational, but a course record time and a nearly 40-second margin of victory. For her performance, Steinke was honored Tuesday with her second-straight MIAC Women's Cross Country Athlete-of-the-Week award.
- September 11, 2015
Paced by Ruth Steinke’s course record time of 21:37.3, the Carleton College women’s cross country team took the top spot in the team standings at the UW-River Falls Falcon Invitational contested at Kilkarney Hills Golf Course.
- September 8, 2015
The Carleton College women's cross country team started the 2015 season with an impressive top-three showing against a talented field at the Augustana (S.D.) Twilight, with returning MIAC individual champion Ruth Steinke leading the way. Steinke ran to a top-five individual placing while leading the Knights at the season-opening meet. For her performance, Steinke was honored Tuesday with the first MIAC Women's Cross Country Athlete-of-the-Week award of 2015.
- September 4, 2015
En route back to Northfield following a week of training in Wyoming and Idaho, the Carleton College women’s cross country team stopped in eastern South Dakota to participate in the Augustana Twilight Meet. Carleton finished third in the team competition, and once again it was All-American Ruth Steinke leading the way. The senior clocked a time of 17:02 on the three-mile course, placing fifth out of 211 racers.