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LC to host viewing party

There will be a viewing party in the Leonard Center’s Nystrom Hall of Fame room starting at 11:15 a.m. tomorrow Nov. 22 to watch Kimber Meyer ’17 compete in the cross-conutry nationals in Mason, Ohio and the football team take on UW-Whitewater in the NCAA Playoffs. Meyer, who achieved the status in her first year…

Mac Pack prepares for crucial November
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Mac Pack prepares for crucial November

Macalester Men’s Cross Country approaches the end of its season ready to make the last few races count. “It’s what you do in November that makes them remember. September and October are all about assembling your team, training and getting ready for the championship season,” Coach Matt Haugen said. Haugen and team members alike believe…

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Libby Liu: International Superstar

The varsity athletic and international student communities often appear completely alienated from each other. Certainly there is crossover between the two groups, but many teams feature a complete absence of international players, and even those that do include a couple at most. This reality is largely the result of the difficulties of international recruiting, which…

Two kicks, one day: Auburn Jimenez runs No. 1 for Mac Pack in afternoon, leads Mac Football in scoring at night
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Two kicks, one day: Auburn Jimenez runs No. 1 for Mac Pack in afternoon, leads Mac Football in scoring at night

Two-a-days are usually reserved for the grueling practices of preseason, but for Auburn Jimenez ’14 (East Los Angeles, Calif.) the most important double came on a crisp November day as he first led the Scots in the MIAC Conference Cross Country Championships and then kicked three field goals as Macalester Football topped Trinity Bible 44-13….

Weapons return at the right time for men’s cross country
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Weapons return at the right time for men’s cross country

Led by a balanced attack of three juniors, two seniors, one sophomore, and one first-year, the Macalester Men’s Cross Country (or the “Mac Pack”) ended the 2013 regular season on a high note, finishing sixth of 11 teams in the Nov. 2 MIAC meet at Como Park in St. Paul. The top seven runners will…

Freshman 14: Led by talented first-year class, women’s cross country builds for short- and long-term success
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Freshman 14: Led by talented first-year class, women’s cross country builds for short- and long-term success

In her first ever six kilometer cross country race, Kimber Meyer ’17 (Naperville, Ill.) placed first overall out of 56 runners at the Crown College Storm Invitational on Sept. 7, spearheading a definitive victory for the women’s cross country team. Meyer’s strong finish was followed by similarly impressive performances from several other team members, including…

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