Senior Captains Continue Stellar Season

The men got a preview of the ACC Championship venue over the weekend as the team competed at the Georgia Tech Invitational in Atlanta. The meet has become a staple in the outdoor schedule, with this year’s edition allowing the men to run on the same track they will run on for ACCs in just…

Eagles Compete at Ocean State Invitational

Over the holiday weekend the Eagles were back in action at the Ocean State Invite hosted by Brown University and Providence College. Senior Devaun Bovell kicked off the meet for the Eagles at Brown, running the 110H. In a very blustering race Bovell cruised to a time of 15.10 in the prelims and then 15.13 in…

8th Annual BCTF Alumni & Friends Golf Outing

Its that time of year again! The Boston College Men’s Track & Field team will host our 8th Annual Alumni & Friends Golf Outing. This years event will once again be held at Glen Ellen Country Club in Millis, MA, on Saturday, June 3d. Last years event had record turnout and we are excited to…

Nash Leads Eagles at Tiger Track Classic

The Eagles traveled to Auburn, Alabama for the first time to compete in the Tiger Track Classic this past weekend. Not even travel problems and delays could stop the Eagles from having one of their best meets of the year. Senior captain, Nick Nash, lead the way, sprinting to 2 personal bests in the 400m…

Burke Excels at Stanford Invitational

Sophomore Sean Burke took his first shot at the 10,000m this past weekend at the 2017 Stanford Invitational. Coming off of a new 5k PR at the Raleigh Relays, Burke would test his strength in an early season 10k, in hopes of achieving a time that would put him squarely in the NCAA East Regional…

Franklin Park Top Performers

  Boston College Cross Country Franklin Park Top Performers Overall Time Athlete School Year Meet Class 1 24:09:00 Brian Shafer Boston College 1996 New England’s So 2 24:12:00 Shawn Wallace Boston College 2002 Big East Sr 3 24:15:00 Justin Burdon Boston College 1999 New England’s Jr 4 24:16:00 John Dudley Boston College 2000 Big East…

Tim Ritchie: Reflections on The 2016 Olympic Marathon Trials

Now that two weeks have gone by since running the Olympic Marathon Team Trials in Los Angeles, the emotions of the day are passing and the lessons and take-aways are beginning to rise to the surface. The build up to the race, the race itself and the aftermath have all been influential and memorable and…

BCTF Indoor Season 2015-16: Update

BCTF has been enjoying a terrific 2015-16 indoor campaign to date with many individual, as well as, relay performances qualified for the IC4A Championships in March. The 2016 post-season will kick off with Boston College set to host the 2016 ACC Championships February 25th – 27th at the Reggie Lewis Center, followed by the IC4A…

Alumni Profile: Akash Chougule ’12

In a series of monthly Alumni profiles, we aim to get to know a little more about our BCTF graduates… In our first snapshot, we caught up with Akash Chougule. A 2012 Boston College Cross Country and Track & Field graduate with a political science degree, Akash went on to receive a degree from George Washington…

Cross Country 2015: Awards

BCXC celebrated their 2015 in style last Friday at the Boston College Club. An annual tradition, the Eagle harriers took in panoramic views of the city and awarded top athletes for the season. Team Captains received the Lucien C Tessier Captain’s Award for the important role they play as leaders on and off the field….

Cross Country 2015: Wrap Up

As BCTF continues with their 2016 campaign, BCXC celebrated the 2015 season with their annual awards banquet at the prestigious BC Club this past Friday. Before we recap our award winners, let’s look back at how the team progressed this past fall. The 2015 season saw BCXC improve their team standing at every championship meet…

Tim Ritchie Wins Rock ‘N’ Roll Philly Half Marathon

BCTF assistant coach, Tim Ritchie, certainly lived up to the #RNRPhilly Half Marathon in both body and spirit as he rocked a competitive field and rolled to a blazing 1:01:23 1st place finish. The half marathon distance has been a real strength for Ritchie, but the 4:41 average pace per mile put the Olympic hopeful…