2018-19 Franciscan Men's Cross Country News

  • Galligan Headed to Nationals; Barons Take 13th Overall
    November 10, 2018
    CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – After narrowly missing a spot in the National Championship meet last season, sophomore Liam Galligan earned his way to Oshkosh after leading the Franciscan men’s cross country team to a 13th-place finish at the Mideast Regional, Saturday afternoon.
  • Galligan Named ECAC Runner of the Month
    November 07, 2018
    DANBURY, Conn. – Following an outstanding month for the Franciscan men’s cross country team, sophomore Liam Galligan was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference Runner of the Month for the month of October in the South Region, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Galligan and Kuebler Highlight All-AMCC Team
    October 31, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY - For the second year in a row, sophomore Liam Galligan won the individual title and was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Runner of the Year and head coach Dan Kuebler was voted as the Coach of the Year by his peers after leading the Franciscan men's cross country team to an AMCC championship, as announced by the league Wednesday.
  • Galligan Named AMCC Runner of the Week
    October 29, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY – Sophomore Liam Galligan won back-to-back individual titles for the Franciscan men’s cross country team and helped the Barons to their first Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference team title since 2010 on Saturday and was named the AMCC Runner of the Week.
  • Champs! Galligan Individual Champion; Barons Claim AMCC Team Title
    October 27, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – Running on their home course, the Franciscan men’s cross country team brought home their second Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference team championship in program history as the Barons won the 2018 AMCC Championship meet behind individual champion, Liam Galligan, Saturday afternoon.
  • Galligan Earns Fifth Runner of the Week Honor
    October 16, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY - For the fifth time this season, sophomore Liam Galligan led the Franciscan men's cross country team to another impressive finish at the Inter-Regional Rumble and was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Runner of the Week.
  • Barons Take Third at Inter-Regional Rumble
    October 13, 2018
    OBERLIN – The Franciscan men’s cross country team captured its highest team finish at the Inter-Regional Rumble hosted by Oberlin College with a third-place team finish, Saturday morning.
  • Help Support SAAC Coin Wars
    October 08, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is hosting a "Coin Wars" between all of the athletic teams to help raise money for former softball player, Jordan Cunningham ('18). 
  • Long Named AMCC Runner of the Week
    October 01, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY - For the fifth week in a row, a member of the Franciscan men's cross country team has been named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Runner of the Week as senior Nick Long brought home the honor as announced by the league office Monday afternoon. 
  • Barons Finish Seventh Among DIII Teams at All-Ohio Championship
    September 29, 2018
    AKRON – Six of the seven Franciscan men’s cross country runners hit a personal-best at the All-Ohio Championships hosted by Akron, Saturday afternoon. The Barons finished seventh out of 18 Division III teams.
  • Galligan Earns Third Runner of the Week Honor
    September 26, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY – For the third time this season, sophomore Liam Galligan (Springfield, PA/Galligan Academy) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week, as announced by the league office.
  • Galligan Leads Barons to FUS Invitational Win
    September 22, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan men’s cross country team won the 2018 Franciscan Invite on Saturday as the Barons were led by sophomore Liam Galligan (Springfield, Pa/Galligan Academy) on a muddy and hilly course through Franciscan’s campus.
  • Galligan Earns Second Runner of the Week Honor
    September 17, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY - Sophomore Liam Galligan continued his impressive sophomore campaign this past weekend at the National Catholic Invitational and after a personal-best performance in a five-mile race, the Springfield, PA native was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Runner of the Week for the second time this year.
  • Barons Take Sixth at Notre Dame
    September 14, 2018
    SOUTH BEND, Ind. – The Franciscan men’s cross country team turned in an impressive showing at the National Catholic Invitational as the Barons placed sixth out of 18 DII/DIII teams.
  • Crotteau Named Runner of the Week
    September 10, 2018
    NEW BOSTON, NY - Junior Matthew Crotteau has been named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Runner of the Week, as announced by the league office Monday afternoon. 
  • Cross Country Runs at Bethany Invite
    September 08, 2018
    BETHANY, WV – The Franciscan men’s and women’s cross country teams ran at Bethany, Saturday morning, in rainy conditions.
  • Barons Run Away with Win at Fisher Invite
    August 31, 2018
    NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Franciscan men’s cross country team opened the season with an impressive team win at the 2018 Fisher Invite as five Barons placed in the top-10.