The Orion

Full Disclosure: Cross Country

Junior Falco DiGiallonardo leads the men's cross country practice as they prepare for their upcoming tournament. Photo credit: Jordan Jarrell

Kenta Mcafee

October 6, 2016

Editor's note: Full Disclosure is a weekly analysis of the athletic program at Chico State. The Chico State cross country team has continued to dominate their league this season and rank number one in the West once again. Men's cross country The men's cross country team made history last ye...

Headlines to look for in 2016 fall sports

Junior Isaiah Dargan boots the ball on the fly in a game last fall. Photo credit: Ryan Pressey

Kenta Mcafee

May 18, 2016

As the semester winds down, soccer, volleyball, golf and cross-country fans are mounting up to watch their favorite Chico State sports in action. Here’s a few headlines to look out for when August rolls around. Freshmen fill the gaps After the 2015 season the Chico State women’s soccer team e...

From cross-country to track and field

Junior Sadie Gastelum trains for the upcoming track and field season. Photo credit: The Orion

January 28, 2016

For two Chico State athletes, competing year round comes with both challenges and excitement. Junior runners McCall Habermehl and Sadie Gastelum had two great cross-country seasons this past fall and will compete for the track and field team this spring. Habermehl placed 3rd at the CCAA Championships...

Chico State women’s cross country team takes first, while men place second at NCAA West Regionals

The Chico State men's and women's cross country teams will be headed to the NCAA Championships. Photo courtesy of Gary Towne.

Jason Spies

November 12, 2015

The Chico State men and women's cross country teams have punched their tickets to the NCAA Championships, after the men came in second and the women came in first at the NCAA West Regionals race. Men's: The Chico State mens cross country team placed second overall as a team Saturday, Nov. 7 at the NCAA W...

Cross-country CCAA Championship streaks continue

The Chico State men's cross country team took first place for the Wildcats for the 14th year in a row. Photo courtesy of Chico Wildcats.

Kenta Mcafee

October 28, 2015

The Chico State men's and women's cross-country teams managed to continue their winning streaks as both teams finished first at the CCAA Championships on Oct. 25 at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. For the men's team, it was junior Will Reyes leading the charge, taking first overall. He was followed close behind by ...

Chico State cross-country dominates at San Francisco Invitational

The men's cross-country team, ranked No. 2 in the nation, takes first place at the San Francisco Invitational. Photo courtesy of Gary Towne.

Nick Martinez-Esquibel

October 15, 2015

The Chico State cross-country teams both came away with wins at the San Francisco State Invitational. The men's team dominated with a score of 23-82, and the women's team secured their win with a score of 41-63. Both teams defeated second-place finisher California Baptist. Men's- The team showed exa...

Women’s cross-country takes fourth at Stanford Invitational

Quetta Peinado finished 9th overall in the Women's Open division for Chico State with a time of 21:50.0. Photo courtesy of Gary Towne.

Kenta Mcafee

September 28, 2015

The Chico State woman's cross-country team found great success at the Stanford invitational on Sept. 26, finishing in fourth place and recording their third highest finish at Stanford. Finishing ahead of Chico State was Stanford, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and UC Davis in the top three.The team's fourth place is th...

‘Cats perform in front of home crowd

Chico State's senior Ashely Jones finishes in first place in the 100 meter dash finals Saturday at the Twilight and Distance Carnival held at Chico State. closely behind her is junior Aja Erskine. Photo credit: Malik Payton

Breanna Barnard

April 16, 2015

The Wildcats track and field teams had yet another successful meet with plenty of excellent performances in the Chico Distance Carnival and the Chico Twilight Invitational. The invitationals kicked off on Friday starting with the distance carnival. Long distance runners from the men and women...

Chico State athletes look to score big points, good grades

Photo illustration by Sam Rivera 
Sophomore McCall Habermehl, a member of the women’s cross-country and track and field teams, finds time for school and athletics.

TaylorMaddox

September 17, 2013

Do you ever find yourself hopelessly adrift in a sea of homework? Buried by due dates and midterms? Imagine how Chico State’s student athletes feel. Every semester, some of Chico State’s brightest students hope to establish a healthy balance between their scholastic and athletic demands. W...

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