2017-18 Men's Cross Country News
  • Monday, January 22, 2018 | General, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Women's Soccer, Men's Soccer, Volleyball

    @UTTylerPatriots honored on ASC Fall All-Academic Teams

    The UT Tyler athletic program had 52 student-athletes earn American Southwest Conference All-Academic honors for the Fall semester.

  • Friday, January 19, 2018 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

    Hepler to resign from UT Tyler positions at semester's end

    Bob Hepler has announced his intentions to resign from his positions as The University of Texas at Tyler’s head men’s and women’s Track & Field and Cross Country coach and Director of the Louise Herrington Patriot Center (HPC) following the completion of the Spring 2018 semester to pursue coaching positions at Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. A 20-time American Southwest Coach of the Year, he will continue in his current roles at UT Tyler until that time.

  • Saturday, November 11, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    RECAP: #UTTylerXC competes in NCAA regional

    Justin Tokuz led the UT Tyler men’s team and Rachel Willis the women on Saturday at the NCAA Division III South/Southeast Cross Country Championship on Saturday at the Lee Hall Mansion Course.

  • Wednesday, November 8, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    PREVIEW: #UTTylerXC to compete in NCAA regional in Virginia

    The UT Tyler Patriots will compete in the NCAA Division III South/Southeast Region Cross Country Championship on Saturday at the Lee Hall Mansion Course in Newport News, Virginia. The men’s team will be represented by Will McIlroy, Matt Cecotti, Justin Tokuz, Nathan Adams, Jace Seymour, Shafen Borah and Charlie Quintero, while Patriot women competing are Rachel Willis, Theresa Simmons, Paulina Rodriguez, Amy Wyatt and Tristin Salem.

  • Saturday, October 28, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    CHAMPS: #UTTylerXC men win 8th straight ASC title

    The UT Tyler men's cross country team won its eighth straight American Southwest Conference Cross Country Championship title and the 12th in the past 13 years after having three top-10 finishers on Saturday at Old Settlers Park.

  • Thursday, October 26, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    PREVIEW: #UTTylerXC set for ASC Championship

    UT Tyler is set to compete at the American Southwest Conference Cross Country Championships on Saturday at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock with the men looking to win their eighth straight and 12th overall title while the women are four-time champions of the event.

  • Wednesday, October 25, 2017 | Men's Cross Country

    From Navy Search & Rescue to UT Tyler Cross Country

    Matthew Cecotti will compete at his first American Southwest Conference Cross Country Championship on Saturday as a UT Tyler freshman, but also as a runner who spent the past four years as a Navy Search and Rescue Swimmer.

  • Saturday, October 14, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    RECAP: Willis, Cecotti lead #UTTylerXC in Mississippi

    UT Tyler freshman Matthew Cecotti finished eighth overall and led the Patriot men’s cross country team to a third-place showing, while Rachel Willis finished 16th and the women’s team was seventh overall on Saturday at the Mississippi College Invitational on the Choctaw Trails.

  • Saturday, October 7, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    RECAP: McIlory, Willis lead #UTTylerXC in Marshall

    The UT Tyler men's cross country team won the East Texas Invitational on Saturday with Will McIlroy leading the Patriots while the women’s team took third with Rachel Willis establishing a new personal best and finishing third individual at the Marshall City Arena.

  • Wednesday, October 4, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    PREVIEW: UT Tyler Cross Country to compete in Marshall

    After three weeks away from competition the UT Tyler cross country teams will run in their fourth of five regular-season meets on Saturday at the ETBU Tiger Invitational at the Marshall City Arena.

  • Saturday, September 16, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    RECAP: Willis, Cecotti lead #UTTylerXC in Memphis

    UT Tyler freshman Matthew Cecotti led the men’s team and senior Rachel Willis the women on Saturday at the Rhodes College Cross Country Invitational at Shelby Farms Park where the men finished 10th overall and the women 14th in the team standings.

  • Friday, September 15, 2017 | General, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Cross Country, Women's Golf, Volleyball

    ROAD SHOW: Volleyball, XC, Golf competing out of state

    While soccer is hosting Howard Payne on Saturday, UT Tyler Athletics will be all over the map the next four days with volleyball, cross country and both golf teams traveling out of state to compete in Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and Florida.

  • Friday, September 8, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    RECAP: #UTTylerXC wins Braveheart Invitational

    The UT Tyler men’s cross country team finished first and the women’s team took third at the Braveheart Invitational on Friday with Will McIlroy leading the Patriots with a third-place finish at the home event.

  • Wednesday, September 6, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    PREVIEW: #UTTylerTF to host Braveheart Invitational

    The UT Tyler Cross Country program will host the Braveheart Invitational at 7 p.m. on Friday on the UT Tyler campus trails with the starting and finish lines at the intramural fields. The men’s 5K has nine teams and 81 entries, while the women’s field included 13 teams and 97 runners who will be navigating the trails.

  • Tuesday, September 5, 2017 | Men's Cross Country

    AWARD: McIlroy earns ASC Runner of the Week

    UT Tyler sophomore Will McIlroy won the King Campbell Spectacular last Friday for his first collegiate cross country win. On Tuesday, he earned ASC Runner of the Week for the Patriots who will host the Braveheart Invitational this weekend on campus.

  • Friday, September 1, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    Willis, McIlroy win King Campbell Spectacular

    Rachel Willis and Will McIlroy both won their first collegiate cross country races to highlight an impressive night by the UT Tyler Patriots on Friday at the King Campbell Spectacular at the Eagle’s Landing Nature Course.

  • Wednesday, August 30, 2017 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

    UT Tyler to host King Campbell Spectacular on Friday

    The UT Tyler cross country program will host the King Campbell Spectacular starting at 6:30 p.m. on Friday at a new trail which is located adjacent to the Eagle’s Landing Apartments.

  • Wednesday, June 7, 2017 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, General, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Cross Country, Women's Soccer, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Men's Track & Field, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Softball, Women's Tennis, Women's Track & Field, Volleyball

    SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT: @UTTylerPatriots 2016-17 Seasons

    Click the link to look back on the 2016-17 UT Tyler Athletic seasons through the social media posts we've collected.