Welcome to Pioneer Women's Cross Country!
Our team participates at the Division III level of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) and is a member of the Maryland JUCO Conference.
Pictured from left in photo above: Coach Griffiths, Marissa Henckel, Cecilia Urrutia, Melissa Hexter, Meghenn Jackson, Kelsey Wagner, Mackenzie Fitzgerald, and Katherine Laird.
Congratulations to our women’s cross country team for a ninth place finish at the NJCAA National Championship hosted by Holyoke CC on Nov. 9, 2013 at the Northfield Mountain Recreation Center, Northfield, Mass.
Mackenzie Fitzgerald led the way by running the extremely difficult 5K course in 21:22, placing 13th, and winning All-American honors- the first Pioneer since 2000 to accomplish this feat!
AACC won the 2013 Region Championship and placed second in the conference in the combined meet held Oct. 26, 2013 at Westmoreland County CC, Pa., and earned the right to advance to the nationals.
1st AACC-36 points (won on tiebreaker)
2nd Howard-36 points
3rd Northern Virginia- 54 points
PIONEER INDIVIDUAL PLACES, TIMES & AWARDS
2nd Mackenzie Fitzgerald 21:12 All-Region and All-Conference
5th Melissa Hexter 22:03 All Region
6th Kelsey Wagner 22:23
12th Cecilia Urrutia 24:06
13th Meghenn Jackson 24:10
14th Kacee Magee 24:15
17th Victoria Alexander 24:46
MD JUCO CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIP
2nd Anne Arundel
The Pioneers won the Region title in the combined Region/Conference Meet on Sat. Oct 27, 2012 at Hagerstown CC.
They next competed at the NJCAA Division III Cross Country National Championship on Nov. 10, 2012 at Delhi College Golf Course, Delhi, N.Y. where the team finished eighth. Here are the results for the NationalsPDF and MD JUCO.PDF
The 2011 team finished 14th at the NJCAA DIII National Championship, and was the NJCAA Region 20 and MD JUCO conference runner-up. Karlee Zwyusko made the all-region and all-conference teams.