Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Cross Country’

Pella Cross Country Coach Looks Forward to Competition at Grinnell

Posted: Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Weather permitting; the Pella cross country team will finally get its first crack at official competition today, as they will be one of a handful of local teams competing at the Grinnell Invitational. 

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Thunderstorms Keep Area Cross Country Teams Out of Competition…Again

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2011 at 6:00 am

For the second time in less than a week, adverse weather conditions prevented our local cross country squads from competing.  

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Local Cross Country Teams and Dozens More Competing in Today’s Pella Invitational

Posted: Saturday, September 3rd, 2011 at 5:59 am

A number of local cross country squads, along with some of the top programs in the state, will all be in attendance at today’s Pella Invitational.

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Depth and Experience Combine to Generate High Expectation for Pella Boys Cross Country

Posted: Thursday, August 25th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Expectations are high for the Pella boys cross country team this fall, and rightfully so.  

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Team and Individual Goals Will Make Larger Goals Happen, says Pella Cross Country Coach

Posted: Monday, August 22nd, 2011 at 5:58 am

The Pella Cross Country program begins the 2011 season with a lot of promise for success, and maybe even a little pressure, but the Dutch are staying focused on the more immediate picture for the time being.

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Challenges Drive High Numbers for Pella Cross Country

Posted: Tuesday, August 16th, 2011 at 6:00 am

Cross Country is not a sport for the faint of heart. 

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Pella Cross Country Finds Internal Help for Large Participation

Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2011 at 5:58 am

The number of athletes out for a given sports season is always important to a coach.

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Summer Workouts Help Cross Country Programs in Pella Hit the Ground Running

Posted: Monday, August 8th, 2011 at 5:59 am

High School Cross Country practices officially begin tomorrow, and the programs at Pella Christian and Pella High are both looking to continue and build upon the successes of last season.  

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Pella Cross Country Coach says 2011 Senior Class Held Special Meaning for Him

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 5:59 am

As the focus of the high school sports scene shifts from fall programs to what will be starting soon for the winter season, many of the squads that competed in the fall take one final opportunity to reflect on the season and appreciate the team’s leaders – particularly the seniors.

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Pella Cross Country Teams Poised for Strong Performances at State Meet

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 5:57 am

The Pella Cross Country teams will take to the State Cross Country Meet in Fort Dodge today with high hopes, following a solid season and a strong performance at the District Meet.

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Pella Cross Country Squads Perform Well at Norwalk Invitational

Posted: Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Despite resting several of their top runners, the Pella cross country teams placed well in Monday night’s meet at Norwalk.  

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Pella Cross Country Teams Faced Stiff Competition Saturday

Posted: Monday, September 20th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Running on the Central College cross country course was the only advantage that the Pella cross country teams had on Saturday, as they competed against a loaded field of teams from across the midwest at the Heartland Classic, hosted by Des Moines Roosevelt.

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Pella XC Sweeps the Competition in Huxley

Posted: Tuesday, September 14th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Led by three top-ten finishes on both teams, the Pella cross country squads continued to shine on the course, as they swept first place honors at yesterday’s meet at Ballard.  

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Pella XC Coach Looks Forward to Season’s First Meet

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 5:59 am

A season with a lot of potential begins this afternoon for the Pella cross country teams.  

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Pella XC Coach Excited About Team’s New Members

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 5:58 am

Pella’s cross country teams may have lost a large number of seniors from last year’s team to graduation, but that doesn’t mean that the Dutch aren’t excited about what this season could hold.

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Pella Cross Country Coach Optimistic About Upcoming Season

Posted: Tuesday, August 10th, 2010 at 5:57 am

Following a very successful fall in 2009 that included a state championship on the boys’ side, the Pella Cross Country teams are hoping for another strong campaign in 2010.

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Pella Cross Country Team Runs at Nike Cross National Meet

Posted: Tuesday, November 17th, 2009 at 6:30 am

The Pella boys cross country team made a solid showing last weekend at the Nike Cross Nationals Regional Meet.

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Pella Boys Cross Country Team to Run at National-level Meet

Posted: Saturday, November 14th, 2009 at 6:35 am

The Pella boys Cross Country team is not yet ready to quit running.

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‘Unbreakable’ Team Learns Material Lesson

Posted: Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 at 6:35 am

The Pella boys cross country team’s State Championship performance in Fort Dodge at the end of last month is a well-known story at this point, but the fate of their championship trophy has a story of its own.

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Pella Seniors Run at All-Star Cross Country Meet

Posted: Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 6:35 am

Four runners from Pella High School’s State Championship cross country team competed in this weekend’s Senior All-Star meet in Ames, including two athletes who finished in the top 15.

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