Mark Covert is something of a celebrity in the running world. (via CNN)
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Cal State Fullerton's annual Labor Day weekend season-opening cross country meet will be known as the Mark Covert Classic beginning with the Sept. 1, 2012, event at Carbon Canyon Park in Brea.
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Cal State Fullerton completed its 2011 cross country season Saturday at Stanford with the men finishing 22nd among 25 teams and the women 29th among 31 squads in the NCAA West Regional Championships.
Cal State Fullerton finished seventh in both the women's and men's races Saturday morning at the 2011 Big West Conference Cross Country Championships at UC Riverside.
Cal State San Marcos dominated the collegiate competition Friday evening at the Cal State Fullerton Titan Invitational Cross Country Meet, sweeping to a pair of victories.
Both the men and women of the Cal State Fullerton cross country team bounced back Saturday from their disappointing showings in Oregon to capture third place for the men and fourth for the women at the Northridge Invitational hosted by CSUN.
Brandon Cook paced the men and Allison Murray led the women as Cal State Fullerton coompeted only a handful of individuals Saturday in the Vanguard Invitational hosted by Vanguard University.
John Carrell placed 36th among the men while Grace Gonzales ran 55th among the women Saturday as Cal State Fullerton placed eighth and tenth in the men's and women's team standings, respectively, at the sixth annual Bill Dellinger Invitational at Springfield Country Club.
John Carrell placed 20th among the men and Grace Gonzales was 24th for the women as Cal State Fullerton's men's and women's teams finished seventh and eighth, respectively, Saturday at the UC Riverside Cross Country Invitational.
Loyola Marymount on the female side and the men of Long Beach State dominated the fields to win their respective races Saturday morning in the 2011 Asics Season Opener Cross Country Meet hosted by Cal State Fullerton at the Carbon Canyon Regional Park near Brea.
Hear from Titan cross country Head Coach John Elders as he gives his thoughts on the upcoming season.
Fourth-year assistant Brandit Copper has been promoted to associate head coach for the Cal State Fullerton men's and women's track and field programs.
The Cal State Fullerton women's track and field squad placed five of its members on the 2011 Big West Conference All-Academic Team for spring sports, headlining a group of almost two dozen Titan student-athletes so honored by the conference office.
Head Coach John Elders today announced the winners of the 2011 Cal State Fullerton Track and Field team awards.
Senior Ciara Short broke her own school record by almost one-half second Wednesday and qualified fifth among a field of 8 finalists in the women's 400 meters at the NCAA Track and Field Championships at Drake University.
The Titans will have to settle for one competitor in one event at the NCAA Track and FieldThe Titans will have to settle for one competitor in one event at the NCAA Track and Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa, after Lauren Williams and Ciara Short failed to advance beyond the Regionals Saturday at the University of Oregon.
Ciara Short ran the fastest time in the women's 400 meters field Thursday to qualify the Cal State Fullerton senior for the quarterfinals Friday at the NCAA West Regional Track and Field Championships.
Cal State Fullerton senior Ciara Short today won her second Big West Conference Female Track Athlete of the Year Award in balloting of the conference's eight coaches.
Seniors Lauren Williams and Ciara Short defended their Big West Conference Finals Saturday to highlight Cal State Fullerton's efforts Saturday at UC Irvine.
Cal State Fullerton athletes placed in three field events and Ciara Short and Lauren Williams qualified first in their track specialties on the first day of the Big West Conference Track and Field Championships Fridayi at UC Irvine.
Lauren Williams in the women's 100 meter hurdles and Gail Munoz in the women's 1500 meters gave solid performances Saturday at the Occidental Invitational in their final races before next weekend's Big West Conference Track and Field Championships at UC Irvine.
Ciara Short doubled in the 200 and 400 meters and Javon May won the men's 400 meter hurdles to highlight a strong day for Cal State Fullerton track and field at the Bulldog Invitational Saturday hosted by Fresno State at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Clovis.
The Cal State Fullerton men and the UC Irvine women were the winning teams Saturday night in the second annual OC Dual track and field meet between the two Orange County universities.
Senior Ciara Short set her second school record in two days by running the Olympic Development 200 meters Saturday in 23.61 seconds in a fourth-place finish at the Mt. SAC Relays.
Ciara Short set a school record in the 100 meters and four other Titans posted seasonal and/or personal bests Friday at the Mt. San Antonio College Relays, which feature about 5,000 competitors when all divisions are included.
Senior Lauren Williams won the 100 meter hurdles to capture Cal State Fullerton's only first-place finish Friday night at the Big West Challenge track and field meet at UC Irvine.
Senior Ciara Short ran fifth in the womens 400 meters and seventh in the 200 meters Saturday at the Florida Relays in Gainesville.
Lauren Williams in the 100 meter hurdles and Ciara Short in the 400 meters were the Cal State Fullerton winners Sunday in the Cal-Neva Track and Field Championships at Claremont College.
Ciara Short was the top qualifier in the women's 200 and 400 meters and teammate Lauren Williams did likewise in the women's 100 hurdles Saturday on the first day of the Cal-Neva Track & Field Championship at Claremont College.
Kayla Kovar of Southern Utah and Bob Belden of Cornell each doubled in the shot put and the discus and sprinters Shaye Maurer of Southern Utah and Rashaad Johnson of Perpetual Motion also doubled to highlight the Twilight Open Track and Field Meet Friday evening at Cal State Fullerton.
Jayson Perez won the men's 3000 meters and Ciara Short captured the womens 400 meters in her outdoor season debut to highlight Cal State Fullerton's efforts Saturday at the Trojan Invitational at USC.
Veteran track and field Head Coach John Elders sits down to discuss the 2011 season.
Cal State Fullerton senior Lauren Williams has been selected Female Track Athlete of the Week by the Big West Conference coaches
Senior Lauren Williams won the 100 meter hurdles in her opening outdoor performance of the season Saturday to highlight Cal State Fullerton's efforts at the Cal State Northridge Invitational
Cal State Fullerton senior Ciara Short ran ninth Friday and missed qualifying by one spot or 5/100ths of a second for the finals of the 400 meters at the NCAA Women's Indoor Track and Field Championships at Texas A&M.
Senior hurdler Lauren Williams and sophomore outfielder Carlos Lopez of Cal State Fullerton were among 18 individuals honored as Big West Conference Scholar-Athletes of the Year today at a banquet in Garden Grove.
Senior Ciara Short will become the first Cal State Fullerton participant in an NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championship when she competes this weekend at Texas A&M in College Station.
More than 1,300 athletes competed in the Ben Brown Invitational Track and Field Meet Saturday at Cal State Fullerton.
Senior Ciara Short finished fifth in the women's 400 meters Sunday at the USA National Indoor Track and Field Championships in Cal State Fullerton record time of 53.34, which might qualify her for the NCAA Championships March 11-12 in Fayetteville, Arkansas.
Ciara Short again broke her own school indoor records in winning the 400 and placing second in the 200 at the NAU Open Saturday.
Ciara Short doubled in school-record times in the 200 and 400 meters and Lauren Williams won the 60 meter hurdles to highlight Cal State Fullerton's performance Saturday at the NAU Challenge Track and Field meet.
Former Titan distance runner Nick Arciniaga (CSF '06) finished second in the Houston Marathon Sunday and qualified for the U.S. Olympic trials.
Lauren Williams placed second in the 60 meter hurdles and Cal State Fullerton teammate Ciara Short set a school record while running fourth in the 400 and sixth in the 200 meter races at the New Mexico Invitational Indoor Track and Field Meet Friday and Saturday in the Albququerque Convention Center.
The 2010 cross country season ended in disappointment for both the men's and women's Cal State Fullerton squads at the NCAA West Regional Meet Saturday at the University of Oregon.
Both the Cal State Fullerton men's and women's teams placed seventh Saturday morning at the Big West Conference Cross Country Championships on the UC Riverside Ag/Ops course.
Azusa Pacific won both races Friday evening as Abednego Magut led the men and Poppy Lawman paced the women at the 2010 Cal State Fullerton Invitational Cross Country Meet on campus.
Cal State Fullerton had what Head Coach John Elders called its best cross country meet of the year Saturday at the Cal State Northridge Invitational.
Grace Gonzalez paced the women and Brandon Cook led the Cal State Fullerton men as the Titans ran only as individuals Saturday at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational Cross Country Meet.
Gail Munoz led a strong pack of three Cal State Fullerton runners and the Titan women finished fourth Saturday at the Cowboy Jamboree Cross Country Invitational hosted by Oklahoma State.
John Carrell led a strong men's showing and Gail Munoz paced a short-handed women's team for Cal State Fullerton Saturday at the UCR Invitational Cross Country Meet.
UCLA easily swept both the women's and men's races Saturday morning at the Fullerton Season Opener Cross Country Meet, which drew more than 500 runners to Carbon Canyon Regional Park in Brea.
More than 500 runners are entered in the 2010 Season Opener Cross Country Meet hosted Saturday at Carbon Canyon Regional Park in Brea by Cal State Fullerton.
John Elders begins his 23rd season as Head Cross Country Coach at Cal State Fullerton and he previews the upcoming 2010 season for the Titans.
Cal State Fullerton senior-to-be Ciara Short placed 15th in the senior women's 400 meter race at the USA Track and Field Championships over the weekend at Drake University.
Cal State Fullerton junior Ciara Short placed tenth in the semifinals of the women's 400 meter race Wednesday and did not advance to Friday's finals at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the University of Oregon.
Cal State Fullerton junior Ciara Short competes in the semifinals of the women's 400 meters Wednesday at 5:15 p.m. at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the University of Oregon.
Former Cal State Fullerton distance runner Nick Arciniaga placed third overall and was the first American to finish the Rock 'n' Roll San Diego Marathon Sunday.
Lauren Williams came up three places shy of qualifying for nationals in the 100 meter hurdles and neither Ciara Short in the 200 nor the women's 4x100 relay team could gain the top 12 Saturday on the final day of the 2010 NCAA West Region Track & Field Championships at the University of Texas.
Ciara Short qualified for the national finals in the 400 and advanced to the semifinals in the 200 along with hurdler Lauren Williams in Friday's action for Cal State Fullerton at the 2010 NCAA West Region Track and Field Meet at the University of Texas.
Ciara Short advanced to the second round of the 400 meters but Julius Joseph was eliminated in the first round of the shot put Thursday on the first day of the 2010 NCAA West Regional Track and Field Championships at the University of Texas.
Nine Cal State Fullerton student-athletes have qualified to compete in eight events at the NCAA West Regional Track and Field Championships at the University of Texas in Austin beginning May 27.
Cal State Fullerton junior Ciara Short today was named the Big West Conference Female Track Athlete of the Year for the 2010 outdoor season.
Ciara Short doubled in the 200 and 400 and Lauren Williams won the 100 meter hurdles for the third year in a row Saturday to pace Cal State Fullerton's women to a fourth-place finish at the Big West Conference Track and Field Championships at Cal State Northridge.
Senior Carolyn Ellis won her second steeplechase title and the Titan men took three of the top five places in the men's high jump to highlight Cal State Fullerton's efforts on Day One of the Big West Conference Track and Field Championships at Cal State Northridge.