April 24, 2015
McGarr Joins Lady Hurricanes Cross Country
Crisp Academy standout Katherine McGarr has signed a national letter of intent to join the GSW program in the fall.
April 15, 2015
GSW Athletics Banquet Set For Thursday, April 30
6 p.m. in the Storm Dome. The event is open to parents/family/guests at the cost of $15 per person. Click the story heading for more information.
November 22, 2014
Season Comes To Close At Southeast Regional
Lauren Ard led the Lady 'Canes by coming in 90th out of 185 runners. GSW finished 23rd of 26 teams.
November 21, 2014
Lady 'Canes To Make 2nd Appearance At NCAA Division II Southeast Regional
The GSW women's cross country team will race at regional's tomorrow for their second time ever.
November 8, 2014
Lady 'Canes Finish 11th Of 12 At PBC Championships
Ashleigh Owens paced GSW by finishing 57th out of 101 competitors. Lauren Ard took 59th.
October 24, 2014
Runner-Up Finish For GSW At Cougar Invite
GSW placed a pair of runners in the top three overall as Ashleigh Owens finished in second place and Victoria Hickom took third.
October 11, 2014
Owens Leads GSW At West Georgia
Ashleigh Owens crossed the line 12th out of 49 runners at the six-team University of West Georgia Invite on Saturday, leading GSW to a fourth-place finish.
October 3, 2014
Lady 'Canes Finish 7th Of 12 At Point Invite
Ashleigh Owens paced the Lady Hurricanes by finishing the 5K course in 20:34 for 19th place out of 97 competitors.
September 29, 2014
First-Place Finish For Lady Canes
GSW takes first and Owens wins the race in Albany.
September 7, 2014
Lady 'Canes Take 2nd In First Race
Freshmen Victoria Hickom takes 5th overall and races a personal best.
August 21, 2014
#GSWXC Picked 10th Of 12 Teams In PBC Poll
Daria Woods is the lone returner for the Lady Hurricanes this fall.
August 15, 2014
Women's Cross Country Looking To Add To Roster
If you are a GSW student who enjoys running, please contact Coach Skiles. No cross country experience necessary.
July 23, 2014
It's More Than A Booster Club
More than just a donation. Check out the Hurricane Club membership levels for 2014-15. Join today and start taking advantage of your benefits!
June 20, 2014
A Record 71 GSW Student-Athletes Named To PBC Presidential Honor Roll
Baseball accounted for the most honorees (15). Men's golf had the highest percentage of their roster on the list (86%).
November 9, 2013
Lady 'Canes Make Debut At NCAA Division II Southeast Regional
GSW finished 22nd out of 31 teams on Saturday morning led by freshman Daria Woods In the program's first-ever trip to regionals.
October 31, 2013
Young Named All-Academic Team
The All-Academic team is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field.
October 26, 2013
GSW Cross Country Hosts Conference Championships
The 23rd men's and women's cross country championships are Saturday at the Sumter County Parks & Rec. Sports Complex (117 Dan Reeves Road)
October 26, 2013
A Marked Improvement
Five GSW runners shaved more than two minutes off their time on Saturday from a race ran on the same course at the beginning of the season.
October 11, 2013
Third-Place Finish For GSW At Point Invite
Jessi Young led the Lady 'Canes by finishing third in the individual standings as the team took third place out of nine teams on Friday evening.
October 5, 2013
Lady 'Canes Finish 4th At Gem Of The Hills
Jessi Young led the Lady 'Canes by finishing 10th in the individual standings as the team took fourth place out of nine teams.
September 28, 2013
Young Leads the Lady Hurricanes at Skiles Farm Run
The Lady Hurricanes finished in 2nd place with a total of 44 points.
September 12, 2013
Young Leads Dual Meet Against Columbus
The Lady Hurricanes competed in a dual meet against Columbus State on Thursday afternoon.
September 7, 2013
Remembrance Run Draws Record Turnout; Lady Canes 10th Of 12 Teams
The Lady Hurricanes finished in 10th place out of an event-record 12 teams at the Fourth Annual Remembrance Run in Americus on Saturday morning.
September 5, 2013
Young, Espino Lead GSW Into Remembrance Run Home Meet
The Lady 'Canes open their 2013 season on Saturday by hosting the 4th Annual Remembrance Run at the Sumter County Recreation Complex at 8:30 a.m.
July 12, 2013
A Record 68 GSW Student-Athletes Named To PBC Presidential Honor Roll
Baseball accounted for the most honorees (16). Women's tennis had the highest percentage of their roster on the list (80%).
June 3, 2013
McGowan Earns Academic All-District Honors
Two-sport standout Mollie McGowan earned her second Capital One Academic All-District distinction.
April 24, 2013
GSW XC's Hurricane Highlight #1: Young's Stellar Freshman Campaign
The #1 Hurricane Highlight of GSW's running season is freshman Jessi Young's stellar rookie season.
April 23, 2013
GSW XC's Hurricane Highlight #2: A Year of Academic Excellence
The No. 2 Hurricane Highlight of the 2012 running season consists of the numerous academic honors the team took home.
April 22, 2013
GSW XC's Hurricane Highlight #3: Runner-Up Finish At Remembrance Run
Cross country's No. 3 Hurricane Highlight is their runner-up finish at the Remembrance Run.
April 19, 2013
GSWCanes.com Presents: Hurricane Highlights, A Year in Review
As the 2012-13 athletic season comes to a close, GSWCanes.com is counting down the year's best moments.
November 8, 2012
GSW's Young Concludes Season on a Strong Note
GSW freshman cross country standout Jessi Young finished the 2012-13 season placing 30th at the Southeast Region Cross Country Championships.
November 7, 2012
Trio Of Runners Receive Academic Honors
Mollie McGowan, Kaitlin Wilkinson and Micah Bucher have received women's cross country All-Academic honors from the Peach Belt Conference.
October 20, 2012
Young Earns Freshman of the Year; GSW 10th At Conference Meet
It was a big day for Jessi Young: an eighth place finish at conference, Freshman of the Year accolades and All-PBC Second Team recognition.
October 15, 2012
Tackling The 6k, 15-Team Viking Open, GSW Finishes 9th
You know you're improving when just about the entire team runs personal bests.
October 12, 2012
It's Only The Coolest Club Around
A t-shirt, two family movie nights in the Dome, Giggles frozen yogurt, a pizza party with the basketball team and a BBQ too!
October 5, 2012
Another Record-Breaking Performance
Jessi Young broke her own school record and Lisa Espino and Mollie McGowan ran personal bests to lead GSW to a 3rd-place finish at the Point Invite on Friday.
October 1, 2012
Young And The Restless
Freshman Jessi Young won the Darton Invite on Saturday morning and led the Lady 'Canes to a runner-up finish in the team standings.
September 22, 2012
Times Continue To Improve; Canes Finish 7th At Falcon Classic
Lisa Espino completed the 6k course in 25:31 to cross the finish line 28th at the 10-team, 95-runner event, setting a personal-best time.
September 12, 2012
A Look Back At The Remembrance Run
The Lady Hurricanes cross country team finished second out of four schools at the Third Annual Remembrance Run held 9/8/12.
September 8, 2012
Record-Breaking Performances At Remembrance Run
Jessi Young posted the fastest time in program history while leading the Lady 'Canes to a runner-up finish at Saturday's Remembrance Run.
September 1, 2012
Lady Canes Open Season With 3rd Place Finish
The cross country team opened 2012 with a third-place finish at the Darton Invitational on Saturday. Lisa Espino led GSW on the 5K course with a time of 21:46.
August 29, 2012
Swing the sticks, help the Hurricanes
The annual President's Classic Golf Tournament benefiting GSW Athletics is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 27 with an individual entry fee of only $50.
August 27, 2012
2012 Lady Hurricanes Women's Cross Country Coach's Corner
Meet the new women's cross country head coach Brittney Skiles and senior runner Lisa Espino and hear their thoughts on the upcoming season. Go Canes!
August 17, 2012
Surge Cam Episode 1: Soccer and Cross Country Practice
Surge takes a look at how the GSW soccer and cross country teams are preparing for the 2012-13 season.
August 15, 2012
Academic Achievement Award Presented to 15 GSW Student-Athletes
The NCAA Division II Athletics Directors Association has announced the recipients of its 2011-12 Academic Achievement Award.
August 13, 2012
It Pays To Be A Hurricane Fan
The Georgia Southwestern Athletic Department has announced the launch of Hurricane Happenings, a new fan and student attendance incentive program, for the 2012-13 academic year.
August 7, 2012
Former PBC Runner of the Year to Lead GSW
The Georgia Southwestern Athletic Department has named Brittney Skiles head women’s cross country coach.
June 19, 2012
66 GSW student-athletes named to PBC Presidential Honor Roll
Baseball with highest number of honorees (13). Women's tennis with highest percentage of roster on the list (75.0).
May 18, 2012
Year In Review
The conclusion of the 2011-12 academic year means the end of another year of intercollegiate athletics at Georgia Southwestern State University.
March 6, 2012
Espino Wins In Albany
Sophomore Lisa Espino won the under-21 age group at the Albany Half Marathon presented by Snickers on Saturday.
December 13, 2011
Never Miss a Moment
The GSW Athletics Department has partnered with ScoreTrax to provide Hurricane fans with the opportunity to receive mobile alerts.
November 9, 2011
We'll see you then
The Georgia Southwestern Athletics Department has something special planned for Hurricane fans online this Friday (11/11/11) at 11:11 a.m. Make sure to visit www.gswcanes.com at that time to be part of the event.
October 27, 2011
GSW runners receive academic honors
Georgia Southwestern sophomore runners Mollie McGowan and Lauren Brown received women's cross country All-Academic honors from the Peach Belt Conference this afternoon.
October 22, 2011
Hurricanes finish 10th at PBC Championships
Members of the Georgia Southwestern women's cross country team were running in packs at the Peach Belt Conference Championships on Saturday morning at Pacer Path on the campus of USC Aiken. GSW saw its top two runners finish back-to-back and its next three finish in sequential order as the Lady 'Canes finished 10th at the year-end event.
October 8, 2011
Improvements aplenty at Foothills Invite
The Georgia Southwestern cross country team saw four of its top five runners post their best times of 2011 at Saturday's Sixth Annual Foothills Invitational in Oxford, Ala. Freshman Micah Bucher led the Lady Hurricanes on the 5K course for the first time in her collegiate career.
October 6, 2011
The road ahead
The Georgia Southwestern Lady 'Canes Cross Country team is back at it this weekend. Coach Cox and company will travel east to Oxford, Alabama, and they will look to continue to ride the momentum from their historical performance last weekend.
October 3, 2011
Second verse same as the first
For the second consecutive year, GSW Cross Country earned a second place finish at the Darton Invitational. Saturday's finish would see some Hurricane history being made as well.
September 30, 2011
Cross Country looks to set pace at Darton Invitational
The Lady 'Cane runners are getting geared up for their third meet of the season. Saturday's meet will give the Blue & Gold to set the pace on the 2011 Cross Country Season.
September 14, 2011
Videos available for Remembrance Run and GSW golf
The latest additions to Georgia Southwestern Athletics' YouTube channel are a video from Saturday's (9/10) Second Annual Cross Country Remembrance Run in Americus and a video interview with J.P. Griffin and Travis Oestmann after the Hurricanes won the 17-team Kiawah Invitational Golf Tournament.
September 10, 2011
GSW finishes 7th at Remembrance Run
The Georgia Southwestern cross country team finished in seventh place out of nine teams at the Second Annual GSW Remembrance Run held in Americus on Saturday. Lisa Espino led the Lady Hurricanes for the second-consecutive meet, finishing the 5K course in 22:11 for 25th place out of 70 competitors.
September 2, 2011
Espino leads GSW at Bobcat Invitational
The Georgia Southwestern cross country team opened the 2011 season on Friday evening with a fourth-place finish at the Third Annual Bobcat Invitational hosted by Georgia College. Newcomer Lisa Espino led the Lady Hurricanes on the 5K course with a time of 24:26.
September 1, 2011
The journey begins
The journey of a million miles begins with one step. The Georgia Southwestern Cross Country season will take its first strides Friday at the Bobcat Invitational on the campus of Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville.
August 19, 2011
Women's cross country season preview
The Georgia Southwestern women's cross country team has plenty to be excited about heading into the 2011 season. The Lady Hurricanes return four of their top five runners from 2010, including sophomore Kelsey Baker, who posted GSW's fastest time at the conference championships last fall.
August 18, 2011
Lady 'Canes receive 1st place vote in PBC preseason poll
The Georgia Southwestern women's cross country team will enter the 2011 season with its highest ranking in the Peach Belt Conference Coaches' Preseason Poll in school history. The PBC poll, released today, has the Lady Hurricanes in eighth place out of 10 teams.
April 6, 2011
For their work as STUDENTS and athletes...
The Georgia Southwestern Department of Athletics joined many other colleges and universities around the nation Wednesday in celebrating the 24th annual "National STUDENT-Athlete Day."
November 6, 2010
Lady Hurricanes move up at conference meet
The Georgia Southwestern cross country team finished ninth out of 10 teams on Saturday at the Peach Belt Conference championship meet in Evans, Ga. Kelsey Baker led the way for GSW, finishing the 6k race 48th with a time of 28:30. It was the first time in three years of NCAA competition that GSW finished ahead of another school at the conference championships.
November 1, 2010
GSW runners receive academic honors
Georgia Southwestern freshmen runners Mollie McGowan and Becky Atkins recently received Peach Belt Conference women's cross country All-Academic honors.
October 23, 2010
Another strong showing for GSW runners
The Lady Hurricanes cross country team finished in fourth place on Saturday morning at the eight-team Cougar Invitational, hosted by Columbus State University, in Smiths Station, Ala.
October 20, 2010
Hurricane fan shop launched
The Georgia Southwestern Athletics Department has launched an online retail store through a partnership with SKOR Sports. A wide range of apparel and merchandise options are available. Categories range from pet supplies and auto accessories to polos and jackets. On most items, customers have the option of sport-specific imprints or embroidery (when applicable).
October 9, 2010
GSW earns top-10 finish at JSU Foothills Invite
The Lady Hurricanes cross country team finished in ninth place on Saturday at the 12-team Foothills Invitational, hosted by Jacksonville State University, in Oxford, Ala. GSW finished with 215 points, four points away from jumping two slots to seventh. Every Southwestern runner posted a season-best 5K time.
September 27, 2010
The GSW cross country team was in action this past weekend, along with the mens and womens soccer teams. For a full recap of the action, click on the story heading above.
September 20, 2010
Be a part of Hall of Fame weekend
Make sure you are in Americus, Oct. 1-2, for Georgia Southwestern Hurricane Hall of Fame weekend. Friday evening, starting at 6 p.m., things get kicked off with the induction banquet in the Storm Dome. The next morning we hit Griffin Bell Golf Links for the annual Hurricane Hall of Fame golf tournament. Click the story heading for more details.
September 15, 2010
Meet your 2010 Lady Hurricanes
An online video, including introductions, for this year's women's cross country team is now available. Click on the story heading for more information.
September 11, 2010
Lady 'Canes 6th at Remembrance Run
The Georgia Southwestern cross country team finished in sixth place on Saturday at the school's inaugural 5K Remembrance Run in Americus. The 10-team event was held at Central Baptist Church.
September 7, 2010
Talking GSW Cross Country with Coach Cox
Georgia Southwestern head cross country coach Stephen Cox recaps the ladies' fourth place finish at the Strut's Season Opener, hosted by Jacksonville State, and looks ahead to this weekend's inaugural GSW Remembrance Run.
September 6, 2010
GSW fourth at JSU Season Opener
The Lady Hurricanes cross country team finished in fourth place on Saturday at the Strut's Season Opener, hosted by Jacksonville State University, in Oxford, Ala. NCAA Division I programs Georgia State and JSU were two of the three schools that finished ahead of Southwestern.
August 16, 2010
Women's cross country tryout date set
The GSW women's cross country team has scheduled an open tryout on Friday, August 20 at 8:00 a.m. under the direction of head coach Stephen Cox. INTERESTED PARTICIPANTS SHOULD CLICK ON THE STORY TITLE ABOVE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
June 18, 2010
62 Hurricane student-athletes named to PBC Presidential Honor Roll
The Peach Belt Conference has announced that 1,079 student-athletes have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll from the league office in Augusta. A total of 62 GSW student-athletes earned the honor in 2009-10, a nine percent increase from last year's total.
May 13, 2010
GSW student-athletes honored at annual banquet
The Georgia Southwestern Department of Athletics recently honored its student-athletes at the annual end of the year athletic banquet in the Storm Dome.
October 25, 2009
Lady Hurricanes' season ends at conference meet
The GSW cross country team finished 11th on Saturday at the Peach Belt Conference championship meet hosted by UNC Pembroke. Juawana Stinger led the way for Southwestern, finishing the 6,000-meter race at Luther Britt Park 57th with a time of 28:15.63.
October 10, 2009
Lady 'Canes finish second at Cougar Invitational
The GSW cross country team finished second on Saturday at the Cougar Invitational hosted by Columbus State. Juawana Stinger led the way for Southwestern, finishing the 5,000-meter race at the Smiths Station Sports Complex tenth with a time of 23:12.51.
September 26, 2009
GSW fifth at Jaguar Invitational
The Lady Hurricanes cross country team finished in fifth place on Saturday at the Jaguar Invitational, hosted by Augusta State, at Blanchard Woods Park.
September 25, 2009
Meet your 2009 Lady Hurricanes
An online video, including introductions, for this year's women's cross country team is now available. Click on the story heading for more information.
September 5, 2009
'Canes open season 10th at UNCP Invitational
The Lady Hurricanes cross country team finished in last place on Saturday at the 10-team UNCP Invitational, hosted by UNC Pembroke, at Luther Britt Park.
August 14, 2009
Cox joins GSW coaching staff
Georgia Southwestern State University head men's basketball coach Mike Leeder has announced that Stephen Cox will serve as his assistant coach for the 2009-10 season. Cox has also been selected as the Lady Hurricanes new head women's cross country coach.
March 12, 2009
Spring Break Bingo Bash
Select student-athletes from Georgia Southwestern State University took some time out of their spring break schedule to play a few games with friends. Games of BINGO, that is. Members of the GSW Softball and Cross Country teams gathered Wednesday to join in the regularly scheduled Bingo game held in the Retirement Center at Magnolia Manor.
December 29, 2008
Korczyk receives Peach Belt honor
GSW senior Stevi Korczyk was recently named to the Peach Belt Conference women's cross country All-Academic second team.
December 3, 2008
December Desktop Wallpapers Available
Free to download. Each sport's calendar includes a December game schedule (when applicable). Just click on "Desktop Wallpapers" under "Inside Athletics" on the main category bar above.
October 23, 2008
Lady Canes to run in Peach Belt Cross Country Championships on Saturday
The 18th championship will be held in Milledgeville this Saturday, Oct. 25., and hosted by Georgia College & State University on the West Campus Course. The womens 5k race begins at 9:45 a.m.
September 28, 2008
'Canes 8th at Jaguar Invitational
The Lady Hurricanes cross country team finished eighth on Saturday at the nine-team Jaguar Invitational, hosted by Augusta State University, at Blanchard Woods Park.
September 21, 2008
Lady Canes Finish 4th at Darton Meet
The Georgia Southwestern State University womens cross country team finished fourth at the six-team Darton College Invitational on Saturday morning in Lee County.
September 6, 2008
Lady Canes Finish 8th at Pre-Conference Meet
The Georgia Southwestern State University womens cross country team finished tied for eighth at the Georgia College Pre-Conference Meet hosted by Georgia College & State University on Saturday morning.
September 2, 2008
Lady Canes Finish Third at Cougar Invitational
The Lady Canes opened their 2008 season this past Saturday at the sixth annual Cougar Invitational in Smiths Station, Ala., hosted by Columbus State. They finished third out of four teams.
August 20, 2008
Columbus State Tabbed as Womens Cross Country Favorite
The CSU womens cross country team has been selected as the preseason team to beat in a preseason poll of the leagues head coaches released by the Peach Belt Conference today. The Lady Cougars took seven of nine first-place votes to finish ahead of Augusta State with GCSU in third. Lander, Clayton State, USC Aiken, North Georgia, UNC Pembroke, Francis Marion and GSW were next.
May 30, 2008
Korczyk and Mullis Named to Peach Belt All-Sportsmanship Team
GSW sophomore cross country runner Stevi Korczyk and senior baseball player Jordan Mullis have been named to the 2007-2008 Peach Belt Conference All-Sportsmanship Team, announced by league officials on Thursday.
May 16, 2008
Beard Hired as Head Cross Country Coach
Tripp Beard has been hired as the head coach for womens cross country at Georgia Southwestern State University.
January 23, 2008
GSW Partners with PrestoSports for New Athletics Web Site
ROCKVILLE, Md. - Georgia Southwestern University, a member of the Peach Belt Conference, has chosen PrestoSports for its new athletics web site solution. Members of the Hurricanes athletics team have worked closely with PrestoSports to begin the process for a new web site which is expected to launch later this year.
October 6, 2007
Lady Canes Finish 42nd at the Disney Classic
Georgia Southwestern women's cross country team participated in a Walt Disney World Cross Country Classic on Saturday, October 6. GSW finished 42 overall out of 50 participating teams.
August 17, 2007
GSW Cross Country Opens Season at Cougar Invitational
The Georgia Southwestern State University Women's Cross Country team opened its 2007 season Saturday at the Fifth Annual Cougar Invitational hosted by Columbus State University. The Lady Hurricanes finished in 3rd place overall behind Columbus State and the University of West Georgia.