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The Blue & Gray Press | June 24, 2018

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Female runners face catcalling during practice

April 27, 2017 |


Many sports teams practice on fields, some in the gym, in the pool and others throughout the immediate Fredericksburg area. It is important for those who are on sports teams to focus while they are training. The women’s cross-country team is made up of twelve women who all run throughout The University of Mary Washington and the Fredericksburg area.Read More

Running: what happens after crawling out of bed

April 20, 2017 |


I wake up with the sun as the rest of campus is still in deep sleep, breathing heavily under soft comforters. Thoughts about hiding under my own covers invade my mind and I know that the battle has begun. I get up. I’m getting dressed and I have to remind myself that the only runs I have regretted are the ones that I never went on. Slipping on my shoes, I make my way out of my dorm and move into a jog until I find my pace.

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Cross country teams finish fifth and eighth at first meet

October 2, 2013 |

With the season now in full swing, the men’s and women’s cross country teams showed promise for the rest of the 2013 fall season this past weekend at the Dickinson College long and short relays. The men’s team placed eighth out of thirty schools, and the women earned fifth.Read More

Womens' Cross Country CAC Champs Landry, Green pace Eagles, men come in second

October 31, 2012 |

The University of Mary Washington women’s cross country team won its first Capital Athletic Conference championship in six years on Saturday, October 27, as the Eagles saw seven runners finish in the top 18 to take home their 14th league title since 1991 at the CAC championships in Frostburg, Md.Read More

Cross Country Teams Capture Second Place at CAC Championships

November 3, 2011 |


Despite the imperfect conditions, the University of Mary Washington men’s and women’s cross country teams were able to slip and skid their way through the falling snow to take second place in the Captal Athletic Conference Championships … Read More

Autumn Leaves Turn Brown Early This Year

October 13, 2011 |


Every runner knows that feeling—the gurgle. It usually happens somewhere between miles three and four. If you’re lucky you’re either almost home or near a public restroom. Unfortunately for me, neither of those was the case when … Read More

Track & Field Impresses Again

February 2, 2011 |

This past Friday and Saturday, the University of Mary Washington men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the Liberty Open hosted by Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.

The Mary Washington teams saw a number of solid performances, which … Read More

Track and Field Off and Running

January 20, 2010 |

This past Saturday, Jan. 16, the University of Mary Washington men’s and women’s track and field teams laced up their spikes for the University of Maryland Invitational in Gaithersburg, Md.

The meet featured stiff competition from teams such as Christopher … Read More