The Trinity Lutheran College (Trinity) Cross Country teams are ranked in the latest National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) division 1 ratings, released today, Tuesday, Oct. 13.
Trinity’s men are ranked #12 and the Eagle women are ranked #13 in the NCCAA with just a month left before the NCCAA Cross Country championships, held this year at Houghton College in Houghton, New York on Nov. 14.
After a defensive stalemate that resulted in a 0-0 tie against North Idaho College on Sept. 26, Trinity Lutheran College scored three goals against Evergreen State College (ESC) to seal a 3-1 win.
Cross-country kicked off the 2015 season at the Puget Sound Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 4. Both men's and women's teams qualified to compete at the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) cross-country championships in November.
On Aug. 28, Trinity Lutheran College freshman Breann Morren competed in her first colligate soccer game. The 2015 Arlington High School graduate scored three goals, known as a hat trick, propelling Trinity to a 5-0 win over Mills College in Oakland, Calif.
The Trinity Lutheran College Men’s Soccer Team opened their season with a home game on Aug. 28, against Trinity Western University (TWU) of Langley, British Columbia. Despite a loss, the Eagles showed heart, determination and potential.
The Trinity Lutheran College Women’s Soccer team swept the competition on a series of away games in California. They travelled to Oakland to play against Mills College and Anaheim to take on Bethesda University over the weekend.
With the start of the fall semester, the men’s Track and Field and Cross-Country teams have added 18 new athletes with the 2015 recruiting class. The class as a whole is well-rounded and includes every event group on the track. Seven men will also contribute to the cross-country program this fall. The recruit group is highlighted by a pair of 3A State finalists in Oak Harbor High School’s Dejon Devroe and Everett High School’s Griffey Lytle.