- February 10, 2017
The 2016 cross country season was an extremely successful one for the Carleton College women’s cross country team. For the 24th straight year they earned recognition from the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as an All-Academic team. The Knights combined for a 3.57 GPA as a team, which ranked 40th out of all qualifying teams. In addition to the team honors runners Marietta Geist (Fy./Crookston, Minn./Crookston), Emily Kaegi (Jr./Williamstown, Mass./Mount Greylock), Laura Nakasaka (Sr./Chevy Chase, Md./Bethesda-Chevy Chase), Sarah Nazarino (So./Seattle, Wash./Garfield), Nicole Nipper (Sr./Minnetonka, Minn./Minnehaha Academy), and Claire Trujillo (Sr./Anchorage, Ala./Grace Christian) were honored with USTFCCCA All-Academic individual honors.
- November 19, 2016
Making its sixth consecutive visit—and 11th trip in 13 seasons—to the NCAA Division III Championships, the Carleton College women’s cross country team wrapped up the 2016 season with a 28th-place finish in the team competition.
- November 13, 2016
The Carleton College women’s cross country team will once again compete at the NCAA Championships as the Knights earned one of 16 at-large berths in the field. This will be Carleton’s sixth consecutive trip to Nationals as the Knights were selected to participate for the 11th time in the last 13 seasons and the 18th time overall.
- November 12, 2016
The No. 30-ranked Carleton College women’s cross country team hosted the NCAA Division III Central Region Championships on Saturday, and the Knights finished fourth out of 32 teams in a very competitive race. Emily Kaegi led the Knights yet again posting an impressive time of 22:38.3 for the six-Kilometer course, good for a 10th-place finish that earned her All-Region status.
- November 7, 2016
The Carleton College women’s cross country team competed against cross-town rival St. Olaf College in the annual Karhu Shoe Race on Thursday, Nov. 3. The Knights fell the Oles, who tallied 23 points compared to the Knights 35.
- October 29, 2016
The No. 25-ranked Carleton College women’s cross country team placed three runners in the top 15 and two others in the top 25 as the Knights finished second at the MIAC Championships at Como Park Golf Course, snapping a streak of three consecutive conference crowns.