2013 Women's Cross Country News

  • Martin tabbed to lead cross country programs
    April 16, 2014
    Director of Athletics Matt Palm announced Ron Martin, a 1975 Heidelberg graduate, has been named head men's and women's cross country coach.
  • Goobic Makes History with OAC Runner of the Year Honors
    December 06, 2013
    AUSTINTOWN, Ohio - Senior Sophie Goobic has received the 2013 Ohio Athletic Conference Women's Runner of the Year marking the first in program history.
  • Martin named interim head coach; Grime named assistant
    December 05, 2013
    TIFFIN – In the wake of the resignation of Briana Hess, Heidelberg University athletic director Matt Palm has announced that Ron Martin will serve as the interim head coach of the track and cross country programs. Martin, a 1975 Heidelberg graduate, was a full-time assistant at the university prior to receiving the interim title.
  • Briana Hess announces resignation
    December 01, 2013
    TIFFIN – Heidelberg University Director of Athletics Matt Palm announced on Wednesday that he has accepted the resignation of head track and field and cross country coach Briana Hess, effective Dec. 13.
  • Sophie Goobic: All-American
    November 23, 2013
    HANOVER, Ind. - At the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships hosted by Hanover, Sophie Goobic finished 27th. She becomes the program's first All-American.
  • Goobic runs away with USTFCCCA Regional honors
    November 19, 2013
    NEW ORLEANS - Senior Sophie Goobic has been selected to the USTFCCCA All-Region team after a stellar 2013 season.
  • Goobic Qualifies to NCAA Championships, 'Berg Women Finish 13th
    November 16, 2013
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich - Saturday morning senior Sophie Goobic accomplished a task that no female cross country runner has not done in over a decade; qualify to the NCAA Championships. Gobbic becomes the first female Student Prince in 12 years to punch a ticket to the NCAA Championships which will be hosted by Hanover College in Hanover, Ind.
  • Goobic Takes Individual Title, Team Fourth at OAC Championship
    November 02, 2013
    WESTERVILLE, Ohio - Senior Sophie Goobic has had a stellar fall placing in the top their in every vent she has competed in. Her OAC career will end with an OAC individual title as the men's and women's cross country teams participated at the OAC Championships.
  • Goobic, Palocko and 'Berg Harriers Rumble at Oberlin
    October 19, 2013
    OBERLIN, Ohio – Sophie Goobic and Brad Palocko led the pack for the Heidelberg University cross country teams at the Inter-Region Rumble at Oberlin College on Saturday.
  • Student Princes Take on the Bulk of Ohio Competition at All-Ohio Championships
    October 04, 2013
    CEDARVILLE, Ohio - The Heidelberg men's and women's cross country squads battle all three divisions and a few NAIA opponents at the All-Ohio meet hosted by Cedarville University on Friday, October 4. Humidity and an overcast sky made for troublesome race conditions for the Berg as the women claimed 19th as a unit, followed by the men's 36th place performance.
  • Goobic Runs Away with Second OAC Runner of the Week Selection
    September 30, 2013
    For the second time during the 2013 season, Heidelberg senior cross country member Sophie Goobic earned Ohio Athletic Conference Runner of the Week honors for her performance at the Calvin (Mich.) Knight Invitational.
  • Goobic Claims a Third OAC Player of the Week, Mees Earns First
    September 26, 2013
    Senior Sophie Goobic is having a special season with the Heidelberg women's cross country team as she claims her third Ohio Athletic Conference Player of the Week honor in four weeks.
  • Goobic Has Another First Place Performance at Otterbein Invitational
    September 21, 2013
    WESTERVILLE, Ohio - Senior Sophie Goobic began her final season in the tricolor with a first place finish at the Bluffton Invitational followed by an eleventh place finish at the Calvin Invitational a week ago. Today, Goobic claimed another first place finish at the Otterbein Invitational as the Heidelberg women's cross country finished third overall against a field of 17 teams.
  • Palocko and Goobic Lead Cross Country
    September 14, 2013
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. –Sophie Goobic and Brad Palocko paced the Heidelberg University cross-country teams at the Calvin Knight Invitational on a brisk Saturday morning. The women's team finished 10th out of 26 teams and the men finished 19th out of 27.
  • Two Student Princes Garner OAC Player of the Week Honors in the First Week of Competition
    September 03, 2013
    Seniors Sophie Goobic and Amber Welfle received Ohio Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors for women's cross country and volleyball respectively.
  • Goobic Wins, Women's Cross-Country Finishes Second
    August 30, 2013
    BLUFFTON, Ohio – Senior Sophie Goobic (Canton, NY/Williams) took first place at the Bluffton Invitational to lead Heidelberg University women's cross-country team to a second place finish. The men's team, paced by Brad Palocko (Medina), finished third.
  • 'Berg fall athletics earn 21 Academic All-OAC selections
    AUSTINTOWN, Ohio - As the 2013 Ohio Athletic Conference fall season draws to a close, post-season accolades are being handed out. Twenty-one Student Princes have been named to the Academic All-OAC team.