2012 Men's Cross Country News

November 3, 2012
Bobcats finish season strong at Southeast Regionals
CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- Jared Lupton (Nampa, Idaho) turned in a time of 34:59.70 to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s cross country team to a 24th-place performance in the 10k race at the NCAA Division II Southeast Region Championships on Saturday morning at McAlpine Creek Park.

October 19, 2012
Bobcats place ninth at Conference Carolinas Championships
CONCORD, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College men’s cross country team turned in a solid performance at the Conference Carolinas Championships on Friday afternoon, finishing ninth as a squad as freshman Matthew MacPhail (Spartanburg, S.C.) placed 47th overall.

October 18, 2012
Cummings, Lupton earn academic all-conference honors
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Two members of the Lees-McRae College men’s cross country team were named to the all-Conference Carolinas Academic team on Thursday, as Zach Cummings (Duncan, S.C.) and Jared Lupton (Nampa, Idaho) were recognized for their work in the classroom.

October 12, 2012
Bobcats finish strong at Blue Ridge Open
BOONE, N.C. --- Freshman Gabriel Tobias (Caldwell, N.C.) turned in a season-best time of 30:08.59 on Friday afternoon to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s cross country team to a solid showing at Appalachian State University’s Blue Ridge Open.

October 5, 2012
Bobcats finish fourth at Conference Preview Meet
CONCORD, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College men’s cross country team placed five runners in the top 20 en route to a strong fourth-place performance at the Conference Carolinas Preview Meet on Friday afternoon.

September 28, 2012
Bobcats turn in strong performance at Charlotte Invitational
CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College men’s cross country team finished 10th out of competing NCAA Division II programs at the Charlotte Cross Country Invitational on Friday.

September 8, 2012
Lupton paces Bobcats at Lenoir-Rhyne Invitational
HICKORY, N.C. --- Jared Lupton (Nampa, Idaho) finished 22nd overall to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s cross country team to a seventh-place performance at the Lenoir-Rhyne University Invitational on Saturday morning.

August 3, 2012
Mike Wilson named assistant cross country coach at Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Mike Wilson has been named the assistant track and field and cross country coach at Lees-McRae College, announced Bobcat head coach Ley Fletcher Friday.