2017 Jefferson Men's Cross Country News

  • Jefferson XC/Track’s Cendo Featured in CACC ‘Inspiring Courses’
    February 22, 2018
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Junior Sergei Cendo of the Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men's cross country and track programs was featured in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference's Inspiring Courses social media campaign this week. Five student-athletes from Jefferson were asked about the college class that has had the biggest impact on their academic career. Below is Cendo’s response.
  • Jefferson Men’s Cross Country: 2017 Season in Review
    December 15, 2017
    PHILADELPHIA – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men’s cross country team captured the 2017 CACC Championship in its fall season.
  • Milan Duka Named 2017 NCAA DII Cross Country All-Region Honoree
    November 06, 2017
    NEW ORLEANS – All-Region honorees for NCAA Division II Cross Country were recognized on Monday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) following this weekend’s NCAA regional championship meets. Graduate transfer Milan Duka of the Jefferson men’s cross country team earned the 2017 accolade. The new was announced via a USTFCCCA press release.
  • Men’s Cross Country Finishes Up at Saturday’s NCAA DII East Region Championships
    November 04, 2017
    AMHERST, N.Y. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men’s cross country team took 11th place of 23 team at Saturday’s NCAA DII East Region Cross Country Championships from Audubon Golf Course in Amherst, N.Y.
  • Five Named to the 2017 CACC Men’s Cross Country All-Academic Team
    November 02, 2017
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Five member of the Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men’s cross country team were named to the 2017 CACC Men’s Cross Country All-Academic Team on Thursday. The new was announced by the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference office.
  • Men's and Women's Cross Country to Compete in NCAA DII East Region Championship
    October 31, 2017
    AMHERST, N.Y. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men and women’s cross country teams will compete in the NCAA Division II East Region Championship on Saturday, Nov. 4 in Amherst, N.Y. at the Audubon Golf Course. The women will start at 11 a.m. and the men will follow at 12: 15 a.m.
  • Men’s Cross Country Captures 2017 CACC Championship in Delaware; Three to All-CACC
    October 22, 2017
    NEWARK, Del. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men’s cross country team captured the 2017 CACC Championship from White Clay Creek Park in Newark, Del. on Sunday morning. It came as the program’s third CACC Championship and first since 2014.
  • Cross Country Preps for the CACC Championship on Sunday
    October 19, 2017
    PHILADELPHIA – Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) Men's and Women's Cross Country will be racing at the CACC Championship on Sunday, Oct. 22. from White Clay Creek Park in Delaware. The men's team will begin at 9:30 a.m. with the women's team starting at 10:30 a.m. for the conference championship.
  • Cross Country Tunes Up at the Bryn Athyn Invitational
    October 13, 2017
    The Jefferson cross country teams had runners compete at an optional event on Friday afternoon. Running in the Bryn Athyn Invitational, the Rams had five members from the men’s team and four from the women’s squad race.
  • Men’s Cross Country Takes Second at the Jack St. Clair Memorial Championship
    October 07, 2017
    The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men’s cross country team took second place at the 10-team Jack Saint Clair Memorial Championship from the Belmont Plateau on Saturday afternoon on Jefferson’s homecoming weekend.
  • Men’s Cross Country Finishes Up at Lehigh’s Paul Short Run
    September 29, 2017
    The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men’s cross country team finished up at Lehigh University’s 2017 Paul Short Run on Friday afternoon at the Goodman Campus Course. The men placed 11th in the 36-team, 283-competitor, eight-kilometer Paul Short College Men White Race.
  • Duka, Nardi Earn CACC Co-Runner, Rookie of the Week Honors
    September 25, 2017
    Graduate student Milan Duka and Ben Nardi of the Jefferson men’s cross country team grabbed CACC weekly awards for their performances at the Osprey Open this past Saturday. The news was announced by the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference office.
  • Men’s Cross Country Places Fourth at 17-Team Osprey Open, Two Rams in Top-5
    September 23, 2017
    The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men’s cross country team placed fourth at the Stockton-hosted Osprey Open on Saturday afternoon in New Jersey.
  • Duka of Men’s Cross Country Gathers Second-Straight CACC Runner of the Week
    September 19, 2017
    Graduate transfer Milan Duka of the Jefferson men’s cross country team was named the CACC Runner of the Week on Tuesday morning. The news was announced by the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference office.
  • Duka Wins the Delaware Invitational as Men’s Cross Country Takes Third
    September 16, 2017
    Graduate transfer Milan Duka of the Jefferson men’s cross country team won his second-straight meet on Saturday, taking first in the Delaware Invitational from White Clay Creek State Park as the Rams finished third of 10 teams.
  • Duka of Men’s Cross Country Named CACC Runner of the Week
    September 11, 2017
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Graduate transfer Milan Duka of the Jefferson men’s cross country team was named the CACC Runner of the Week on Monday afternoon. The news was announced by the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference office.
  • Men’s Cross Country, Milan Duka Take First at the 2017 Philadelphia Metropolitan Championship
    September 09, 2017
    Graduate transfer Milan Duka of the Jefferson men’s cross country team won the 2017 Philadelphia Metropolitan Championship by almost a whole minute as the team earned first place at the Belmont Plateau event on Saturday afternoon.
  • Men’s Cross Country Takes Second at DelVal Invite in 2017 Opener
    September 02, 2017
    DOYLESTOWN, Pa. – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men’s cross country team finished second at the eight-team DelVal Invitational to open the 2017 fall campaign. The 5,000-meter race was hosted by Delaware Valley University in Doylestown, Pa. on Saturday morning.
  • 76 Rams Named 2016-17 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award Winners
    August 30, 2017
    CLEVELAND – The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) Athletic Department had 76 student-athletes named 2016-17 recipients of the Academic Achievement Award by the Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA).
  • LISTEN: Cross Country Head Coach Dave Thomas Talks Prior to 2017 Season
    August 23, 2017
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Dave Thomas, head coach of the Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men’s and women’s cross country programs, spoke with the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference on the CACC Audio Network before the start of the 2017 fall campaign as the women look to continue dominating the conference.
  • Jefferson Cross Country Announces 2017 Fall Schedule
    August 08, 2017
    PHILADELPHIA – Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) Head Coach Dave Thomas and the men’s and women’s cross country teams are scheduled to compete in eight meets this fall with the foremost coming on the first weekend in September.