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Cleary wins national women’s cross country title | Livingston Daily

Cleary University won the women’s national championship in cross country; the men’s team placed third. Elaine Labarge took a leap of faith when she came down from Alpena to run cross country at Cleary University. Two years earlier, the cross country program didn’t even exist. The following year, her senior year in high school, Cleary’s […]


Elaine’s Marathon: From cancer to championships |

She’s cleared every hurdle life has put in her way, now she’s trying to cross the finish-line. First, of course. VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – As the “Fall National Championship Week” continues for the United States Collegiate Athletic Association, cross country runners are gearing up for a brisk run on Friday morning. Back and injury-free to […]


3rd place finish OK for Brighton’s Sarah Boyle

SOURCE: Livingston Daily Brighton’s Sarah Boyle said she was just out to “run a steady pace.” Boyle’s performance earned her third place in the women’s division in the international half marathon at Sunday’s Detroit Free Press/Talmer Bank Marathon event. While Boyle, 30, wasn’t unhappy with her run, it was below her usual standard. She had […]


Cleary University Staff Member Competes in Olympic Trials

Boyle began running competitively again in 2014, after having her first child, a son, who is now 2 ½. She started with road races, including the half marathon. Boyle then returned to the indoor track and qualified for the U.S. championships in the 2-mile, taking ninth in 2015 in Boston. A year later in Portland, Oregon, she placed eighth in the 3,000-meter run.


Cleary Cougars Baseball, Softball Ready to Roar at National Tournaments

In just the second year of each program, Cleary University’s baseball and softball teams have earned seeds in their respective national tournaments. The baseball team earned an eighth seed in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Baseball National Tournament, being played in Glens Falls, New York, May 9-13, 2016. The Cougars’ softball team received […]