Cross Country - Kansas Jayhawks

👟 Kansas Cross Country Earns USTFCCCA All-Academic Recognition

The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the 2022 cross country individual and team academic awards Thursday, with both of the Kansas men’s and women’s teams earning All-Academic team honors and Chandler Gibbens earning All-Academic individual honors.

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Kansas Student-Athletes Excel Academically in Fall 2022 Semester

Kansas Athletics student-athletes had a banner fall semester in the classroom, recording a combined department grade point average of 3.33, establishing a new non-COVID era record.

👟 Kansas Cross Country Finishes Season at NCAA Midwest Regional

The Kansas men’s and women’s cross country teams finished its 2022 season at the NCAA Midwest regional held at Gans Creek Cross Country Course on Friday, which was highlighted by junior Chandler Gibbens' 21st place finish.

👟 Kansas to Compete at NCAA Midwest Regional on Friday

Kansas men’s and women’s cross country will compete in the NCAA Midwest Regional at Gans Creek Cross Country Course in Columbia, Mo., on Friday, November 11. The women will be the first to hit the course, with the 6K scheduled at 11:00 a.m. CT, followed by the men who will wrap things up at 12:00 p.m. CT with the 10K.

👟 Kansas Alum Sharon Lokedi Wins NYC Marathon

NEW YORK CITY – KU alumni Sharon Lokedi won the NYC Marathon on Sunday morning with a time of 2:23:23. This was her first marathon.

👟 Walsdorf Leads to Jayhawks to Fifth-Place at Big 12 Championships

Sophomore Peter Walsdorf led the men’s cross country team to a fifth-place finish at the Big 12 Cross Country Championship on Friday, Oct. 28 in Lubbock, Texas.

Kansas Athletics Announces Strategic Plan, ‘To the Stars’ to Navigate Changing Landscape

Kansas Athletics unveiled its strategic plan on Wednesday, which will serve as a roadmap to future success in an everchanging world of college athletics.

👟 Cross Country Travels to Lubbock for Big 12 Championships

Kansas men’s and women’s cross country will travel to Lubbock, Texas on Friday, Oct. 25 to compete at the Big 12 Championships. The women will be the first to take to the 6K course at 10 a.m. CT followed by the men who will compete in the 8K race at 11 a.m. CT.

👟 Kansas Closes Out Regular Season at the Weis-Crockett Invitational

The Kansas cross country team closed out the regular season at the Weis-Crockett Invitational in Stillwater, Oklahoma, Saturday at the OSU Cross Country Course.

👟 Jayhawks Head to Stillwater for Weis-Crockett Invitational

LAWRENCE, Kan. – The Kansas cross country team will close out the regular season on Saturday, October 15, in Stillwater, Oklahoma, at the Weis-Crockett Invitational. The race will be hosted by Oklahoma State at the OSU Cross Country Course.

👟 Gibbens Leads Jayhawks at Gans Creek Classic

Junior Chandler Gibbens finished in second place with a personal-best time of 23:39.1 in the 8K to lead Kansas men’s cross country to fifth-place finish at the Gans Creek Classic in Columbia, Missouri, on Friday, Sept. 30.

👟 Cross Country to Compete at Gans Creek Classic

The Kansas cross country teams will compete in the Gans Creek Classic, hosted by Missouri, on Friday, Sept. 29. The men’s 8K race will open the event at 9 a.m. and be followed by the women’s 6K race at 9:45 a.m.

👟 Chandler Gibbens Named Big 12 Runner of the Week

Junior Chandler Gibbens was named Big 12 Male Runner of the Week on Tuesday, Sept. 20th, for his performance at the Woody Greeno/Jay Dirksen Invitational this past weekend.