2016 Cross Country News

  • Standout Vixen Athletes Honored at Annual Banquet
    May 04, 2017
    The annual Sweet Briar College athletics awards banquet was held on Wednesday, May 3, in Prothro Dining Hall. The department presented its seven major awards along with varsity letters and individual team awards.
  • Sweet Briar Breaks Ground On New Tennis Courts
    April 17, 2017
    SWEET BRIAR, Va. — Sweet Briar College this month broke ground on a renovation of its home tennis courts. The College anticipates completing the project by the end of May — just in time for Reunion and summer tennis camps.
  • 2017 Athletics and Riding Hall of Fame Inductees Announced
    February 16, 2017
    Sweet Briar's Athletics and Riding programs are excited to announce this year's inductees for the Hall of Fame. These alumnae bring pride and recognition to the College through their achievements at Sweet Briar, professional accomplishments, and ongoing support of their alma mater.
  • Sweet Briar College Names Meredith Woo As Next President
    February 07, 2017
    Sweet Briar College today announced the appointment of noted scholar, liberal arts advocate, experienced administrator and global leader for women’s education Meredith Woo as the College’s 13th president. She will succeed Phillip C. Stone, who will retire in May 2017.
  • SAAC and Chaplain's Office Hosting Holiday Gift Drive
    November 16, 2016
    The Sweet Briar SAAC and Chaplain's Office are once again joining forces to provide gifts for local children in need this holiday season. In the FAC lobby is an angel tree with information on different children at Miriam's House, a shelter serving homeless single women or mothers and their children in Lynchburg.
  • Cross Country Concludes Season At ODAC Championships
    October 29, 2016
    LEXINGTON, Va.- Saturday's ODAC Cross Country Championships marked the end of the inaugural season for Sweet Briar College cross country.
  • Old Dominion Athletic Conference Celebrates 40 Years
    October 14, 2016
    FOREST, Va. --- The conclusion of the 2015-16 athletic seasons etched 40 years of competition in the ODAC into the history books. In celebration of the accomplishments of conference member teams, coaches, and athletes, the ODAC will feature key milestones throughout the first 40 years of the conference.
  • Cross Country Races at Hornet Harrier
    September 24, 2016
    WINCHESTER, Va.- The Sweet Briar College cross country team competed in the Shenandoah Hornet Harrier on Saturday morning at the Kernstown Battlefield.
  • Vixen Harriers Battle at Maroon Invite
    September 17, 2016
    SALEM, Va.- On a beautiful Saturday morning at Mowles Spring Park, the Sweet Briar College cross country team competed in the Roanoke College Maroon Invitational. The women's 5k race featured seven teams, including Roanoke and Hollins University from the ODAC.
  • Cross Country Shows Off At ODAC Preview
    September 09, 2016
    BUENA VISTA, Va.- The Sweet Briar College cross country got their first taste of conference competition on Friday evening at the ODAC Preview meet hosted by Washington and Lee University.
  • Cross Country Kicks Off Season At Bridgewater
    September 01, 2016
    BRIDGEWATER, Va.- The inaugural Sweet Briar cross country team got its first taste of competition on Thursday evening when they competed at the Eagle Cross Country Challenge, hosted by Bridgewater College.
  • Sweet Briar Fall Athletics Preview
    August 31, 2016
    Another season of Vixen athletics is just around the corner and with Sweet Briar's return to ODAC play after a one-year hiatus, it is certain to be a fun and eventful fall.