November 9, 2002
Willis earns spot in NCAA II Cross Country NationalsCARY, NC – Catawba’s men placed third, while the women were eighth out of 24 teams at the NCAA II Southeast Regional Meet held at Bond Metro Park on Saturday morning, while freshman Ryan Willis (Jonesboro, GA) earned a spot in the nationals. It marked the beset showing for the men in the regional after entering ranked eighth in the region. Willis ran to a fifth place finish and will represent the Tribe at the NCAA II Nationals in Ashland, Ohio next Saturday. Willis becomes the second Catawba runner to make nationals as junior Jesse Howes (Huntington, MA) made it as a freshman. Both were named to the All-Southeast Region team, the third straight year Howes has earned the honor. #######
|No events are scheduled today|
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th
Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic
Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60
Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103
Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58
Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87
Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52
Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 76-73
Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.
Swimming vs. QUEENS noon
Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.
Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.