2017-18 Trinity Western Men's Cross Country News

  • SPARTANS HIRE SHANE WIEBE AS T&F AND XC DIRECTOR AND HEAD COACH
    July 11, 2018
    LANGLEY, British Columbia – Trinity Western University announced the hiring of Shane Wiebe as the Director and Head Coach of the Spartans track and field and cross country teams Tuesday.
  • JACKSON, ANDREWS NAMED CROSS-COUNTRY AND MIDDLE DISTANCE COACHES
    July 04, 2018
    LANGLEY, British Columbia – Two weeks after being named the Director and Head Coach of Trinity Western’s track and field and cross-country team, Shane Wiebe officially announced the hiring of David Jackson and Kathy Andrews as assistant coaches in charge of cross-country and middle distance.
  • THREE SPARTANS WIN EVENTS AT HARRY JEROME INTERNATIONAL CLASSIC
    June 28, 2018
    BURNABY, British Columbia – Trinity Western’s athletes, past, present and future put on an impressive showing at the Harry Jerome International Track Classic this week, with three Spartans winning their respective events and five others earning top three results over the two-day competition at Swangard Stadium.
  • SPARTAN SPOTLIGHT | FOURTH-YEAR MIDDLE DISTANCE RUNNER TYLER DEJONG
    February 23, 2018
    “I was always a Christian, but I would be too shy to show it.” That was the mindset of middle distance runner Tyler Dejong before he decided to make Trinity Western University his home away from home. Hiding his faith was something he just did, as he was unsure how he would be perceived. Coming from a Christian home and developing his own faith, he knew it was only a matter of time before his “secret” would become known. However, the road to get to that point was far from easy.
  • WHITE FINISHES 46TH OVERALL AT CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS TO LEAD SPARTANS
    November 25, 2017
    KINGSTON, Ont. – Trinity Western's Declan White (South Surrey, B.C.) finished 46th overall in the senior men’s race at the Canadian Championship as he was the lone Spartan competing on the men's side Saturday afternoon.
  • WHITE EARNS CANADA WEST BRONZE TO LEAD SPARTANS AT U SPORTS CHAMPIONSHIPS
    November 12, 2017
    VICTORIA – Trinity Western’s Declan White earned a Canada West individual bronze medal while finishing 12th overall at the U SPORTS Championships Sunday at Beacon Hill Park.
  • SPARTANS XC TEAMS AIM FOR PODIUM FINISHES AT 2017 U SPORTS CHAMPIONSHIPS
    November 10, 2017
    LANGLEY. B.C. – The Trinity Western men’s and women’s cross country teams will both be looking to defend their Canada West titles while also aiming to make a return to the national podium, as they compete in the 2017 U SPORTS Cross Championships Sunday at Victoria’s Beacon Hill Park.
  • U SPORTS TOP 10 | MVB NO. 1, WSOC NO. 4, MXC NO. 5, WXC NO. 5
    October 31, 2017
    LANGLEY, British Columbia – For the second week in a row, Trinity Western has four teams amongst the top five in the U SPORTS rankings, with the Spartans men’s volleyball team remaining No. 1, the women’s soccer moving up one spot to No. 4, the men’s cross country team dropping one place to No. 5 and the women’s cross country team maintaining its spot at No. 5.
  • DE JONG FINISHES FOURTH AT PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIPS TO LEAD SPARTANS
    October 28, 2017
    ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – Trinity Western’s Caleb De Jong (Winnipeg) finished fourth at the BC Cross Country Championships to lead the Spartans Saturday at Clearbrook Park.
  • U SPORTS TOP 10 | MVB NO. 1, MXC NO. 3, WXC NO. 5, WSOC NO. 5
    October 24, 2017
    LANGLEY, British Columbia – Trinity Western has four teams ranked in the top five in the country, with the two-time defending national champion Spartans men’s volleyball team leading the way at No. 1 in the U SPORTS Top 10, the men’s cross country team coming in at No. 3 and both the women’s soccer team and women’s cross country team slotting in at No. 5.
  • DE JONG FINISHES THIRD TO LEAD SPARTANS AT UVIC INVITATIONAL
    October 14, 2017
    VICTORIA – Trinity Western’s Caleb De Jong (Winnipeg) finished third overall to lead the Spartans men’s cross country team at the 2017 UVIC Invitational Saturday at Beacon Hill Park.
  • U SPORTS TOP 10 | MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY NO. 2, WOMEN’S CROSS COUNTRY NO. 4
    September 26, 2017
    LANGLEY, British Columbia – The Trinity Western men’s cross country team moved up to No. 2 in the U SPORTS rankings, while the women’s cross country team dropped to No. 4.
  • U SPORTS TOP 10 | MEN’S AND WOMEN’S CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS BOTH NO. 3
    September 19, 2017
    LANGLEY, British Columbia – The Trinity Western men’s and women’s cross country teams both open the year at No. 3 in the U SPORTS Top 10.
  • COLYN FINISHES SECOND TO LEAD SPARTANS AT SUNDODGER OPEN
    September 16, 2017
    SEATTLE – Trinity Western’s Nick Colyn (Langley, B.C.) finished second overall to lead the Spartans men’s cross country team at the University of Washington’s Sundodger Open Saturday at Lincoln Park.
  • U SPORTS TOP 10 | MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY NO. 2, WOMEN’S CROSS COUNTRY NO. 4
    LANGLEY, British Columbia – Trinity Western’s men’s cross country team remained at No. 2 in the latest U SPORTS Top 10, while the women’s cross country team once again slotted in at No. 4.
  • SPARTANS OPEN CROSS COUNTRY SEASON AT SUNDODGER SATURDAY
    LANGLEY, British Columbia – The Trinity Western men’s and women’s cross country teams will both begin their quests to defend their Canada West championships this weekend, as the last year’s title winners open their seasons at the University of Washington’s Sundodger Open Saturday at Lincoln Park in Seattle.