Cross Country

Alabama to host championship

Come Friday morning, Hannah Waggoner will be listening to a mixture of One Republic, Coldplay and rap music. Waggoner listens to music before a big race to calm herself and help focus. With the added pressure of the SEC Championship, Waggoner and the rest of the University of Alabama cross country team will need to be ready long before stepping up to the starting line.

Track coach celebrates summer, bright future

The Alabama track and field team finished its 2014 campaign in June after capturing two individual national titles. The men’s team finished 15th nationally while the women’s team finished 18th. In the indoor season, the men’s and women’s teams finished sixth and 19th, respectively. The Crimson White caught up with head coach Dan Waters who is starting his fourth season at the helm.