2017-18 Women's Cross Country News

  • Support the NOVA Nighthawks on #GivingTuesday
    November 23, 2017
    Northern Virginia Community College Athletics will join thousands of other nonprofits organizations and colleges in #GivingTuesday on November 28, a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration.
  • Nighthawks finish 35th at nationals
    November 11, 2017
    FORT DODGE, Iowa ?Kmaljeet Athwal led the Northern Virginia Community College cross country team Saturday at the 5K NJCAA National Championship, as she helped the Nighthawks to a 35th place finish.
  • Cross country running at nationals
    November 08, 2017
    FORT DODGE, Iowa – Making its third straight trip to the 5K NJCAA Division I National Championship, the Northern Virginia Community College cross country team is one over 50 teams competing Saturday.
  • And still champion…
    October 21, 2017
    HAGERSTOWN, Md. – With a team score of 22, the Northern Virginia Community College cross country team took home its fourth straight 5K NJCAA Region 20 Division I Championship Saturday morning as it topped Harford by 17 points.
  • The quest for four
    October 19, 2017
    ANNANDALE – Saturday, the Northern Virginia Community College cross country team looks to continue its dominance in NJCAA Region 20 Division I, as the Nighthawks search for their fourth consecutive region championship at Hagerstown, Md., on the campus of Hagerstown Community College.
  • Athwal breaks school mark, finishes sixth
    October 07, 2017
    GREENSBORO, N.C. – With her sixth-place finish overall, Kmaljeet Athwal helped the Northern Virginia Community College cross country team to a second place showing at the 5K Hagan Stone Classic Saturday morning.
  • Nighthawks finish sixth in Winchester
    September 23, 2017
    WINCHESTER, Va. – Kmaljeet Athwal’s 14th place finish led the Northern Virginia Community College cross country team to a sixth-place showing at the 5K Hornet Harrier Saturday morning for its best finish at the event.
  • Cross country travels to Winchester
    September 22, 2017
    ANNANDALE – For the third straight season, the Northern Virginia Community College cross country team is participating in the 5K Hornet Harrier race at the Kernstown Battlefield hosted by Shenandoah University.
  • Hot afternoon slows Nighthawks
    September 16, 2017
    MULLICA HILL, N.J. – Kmaljeet Athwal and Emily Compton were the first Northern Virginia Community College runners to cross the finish line Saturday afternoon to lead the Nighthawks to an eight-place finish at the 6K Bill Fritz Invitational.
  • Athwal breaks school record
    September 02, 2017
    SALISBURY, Md. – In her first collegiate race, Northern Virginia Community College freshman Kmaljeet Athwal broke the program mark for the fastest time in a 6k to help the Nighthawks finish fourth at the Salisbury Fall Classic Saturday morning.
  • New season, same goal for cross country
    September 01, 2017
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College cross country team is gearing up for its fourth straight NJCAA Region 20 championship in 2017, and third consecutive trip to the NJCAA National Championship meet in November.
  • Six Nighthawks named to the VaSID All-Academic Team
    July 31, 2017
    ANNANDALE – The 2016-17 Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) Academic All-State team was announced with 217 student-athletes from across the commonwealth recognized for their work in the classroom.
  • NOVA cross country season begins Aug. 7
    July 13, 2017
    ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College cross country team begins its quest for a fourth straight NJCAA Region 20 championship Monday, Aug. 7 at 3 p.m. with tryouts for prospective student-athletes inside MT-106 on the Manassas Campus.
  • Eight Nighthawks earn Region 20 academic recognition
    July 12, 2017
    ANNANDALE – The academic accolades continue to come in for the Northern Virginia Community College athletic department, as eight Nighthawk student-athletes were named to the NJCAA Region 20 All-Academic Team Wednesday.
  • Cross country awarded for work in the classroom
    July 12, 2017
    ANNANDALE – With a team grade point average of 3.29, the Northern Virginia Community College cross country team earned the 12th best GPA in the nation for the 2016-17 academic year. El Paso Community College had the highest team GPA in the country at 3.70.
  • Cross Country’s third straight NJCAA Region 20 crown No. 2 moment
    June 15, 2017
    ANNANDALE -- We have now reached the top two in the Northern Virginia Community College athletic department countdown of the 10 best moments of the 2016-17 athletics season. The list is comprised of individual and team highlights from the field of play.
  • Cross country reveals 2017 schedule
    May 25, 2017
    ANNANDALE – The three-time defending NJCAA Region 20 cross country champions announced its 2017 slate Thursday.