Cross Country

Crusader Cross Country

Erica Wagner, Head Coach

Coach Wagner is entering her 3rd year with the Crusader Cross Country program (The “Runnin’ CRU”). She has been with RRCA for 13 years as a coach and also as a parent. She has served Crusader Athletics in various ways over the years, from 7 years with JH track and another 2 years with high school track team. Coach Wagner is dedicated to helping make Crusader athletics successful. Under the capable leadership of Coach Wagner, the runnin’ CRU is making itself known around the state as a force to be reckoned with.Coach Wagner has been married to her husband, Randy, for 20 years and they have 2 daughters (Elisan 12th grade, and Kyla 9th grade). When she is not coaching she enjoys photography & graphic design; road trips; traveling; and hiking. In her travels she has visited 30 national parks in the lower 48 states.

Check out the upcoming season informational XC flyer.

Levels of Participation

  • 7th & 8th grade cross country
  • Junior Varsity cross country
  • Varsity cross country

Recent State Level Awards

  • Madison Brown: 2017 TAPPS 3A Girls State Champion Runner
  • Madison Brown: 2016 TAPPS 3A Girls Bronze medalist
  • Adam Plunk: 2015 TAPPS 3A boys 4th place

A Word From Coach Wagner

Cross Country has exploded at RRCA this year with the largest High School and Middle School teams in our school’s history. Not only that, but these athletes have been crushing goals and setting new records nearly every week. Their hard work and commitement is awe-inspiriting! We are STATE BOUND on October 30 in Waco! GO CRU XC!