Missouri State will host tryouts for both the cross country and track field teams on Sept. 3.
The Missouri State cross country Bears are looking for a big boost under new head coach Jordan Fife.
Missouri State cross country team scheduled to begin races in under a month.
Missouri State Director of Athletics Kyle Moats announced Monday the hiring of Jordan Fife as the Bears head coach of cross country as well as track & field assistant coach.
Missouri State's final set of year-end honors were announced Wednesday with the awarding of the 2013-14 Outstanding Female Athlete Award and the Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Senior Female Scholar-Athlete Award.
Five Missouri State track & field and cross country student-athletes earned individual awards at the team's second annual banquet and alumni reunion celebrating the 2012-13 season Saturday at the University Plaza Hotel.