2019-20 Brevard Cycling News

  • Tornados Open Cyclocross Season in Style at NCCX Winston-Salem Event
    November 04, 2019
    Brevard College sophomore Dalton Collins won the Men’s Category 4-5 race, defeating a deep field of 45 riders.
  • Clark Wins Omnium National Title; BC Earns Nine Podiums, 16 Top-Tens at Mountain Bike National Championships
    October 13, 2019
    Brevard College sophomore Tyler Clark won the Men’s Varsity Individual Omnium national title to cap off a highly successful trip to the 2019 USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships for the Tornados Cycling team which earned a total of nine podiums and 16 top-ten finishes
  • Tyler Clark Captures Second Podium to Lead BC on Day Two of National Championships  
    October 12, 2019
    Sophomore Tyler Clark earned his second podium finish of the weekend to lead the Brevard College Cycling team on the second of three days of racing at the 2019 USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships in Big Bear Lake, California. Clark finished fourth in Saturday’s Men’s Varsity Short Track race for his second podium in as many days.  On Friday, Clark placed third in the Men’s Varsity Cross Country event. As a team, Brevard placed three racers in the top ten for the second straight day with a strong finish in Short Track. In addition to Clark’s fourth-place result, BC’s Tyler Orschel earned a sixth-place finish while Tornado senior Carson Beckett finished seventh.  
  • Four Top-10s for Tornados on Day One of Mountain Bike National Championships 
    October 11, 2019
    The Brevard College Cycling team recorded a total of four top-ten finishes on Friday in the first of three days of racing at the 2019 USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bikes National Championships in Big Bear Lake, California. Three Tornado cyclists recorded top ten results in the Men’s Varsity Cross Country event to start the day off for Head Coach Brad Perley’s squad on Friday morning.  BC sophomore Tyler Clark paced the five Tornados in the event with a third-place podium finish.  Clark finished with a time of 1:54:07, just over three minutes behind race winner Cole Paton of Fort Lewis College.  Senior Carson Beckett finished sixth, while junior Tyler Orschel placed 10th to give BC three racers in the final top-ten of the highly competitive that featured 74 entrants.  BC’s Ryan Johnson (22nd Place) and Tyler Miranda (24th) both placed in the top-25 in their collegiate nationals debut.
  • Brevard College Cycling Heads to California for Mountain Bike National Championships
    October 09, 2019
    The 10-time National Champion Brevard College Cycling team will compete at the 2019 USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Bike National Championships this weekend on the slopes of Snow Summit at Big Bear Lake, California.
  • Winning Ways Continue for Brevard College on Mountain Bikes
    September 30, 2019
    The Brevard College Cycling team continued its successful mountain biking season with multiple wins and podium finishes over the weekend at the King University MTB Race in Bristol, Virginia.
  • Impressive Mountain Biking Performance by Tornados for Second Straight Week
    September 23, 2019
    The Brevard College Cycling team produced an impressive performance for the second straight week with multiple podium finishes over the weekend at the High Country Collegiate MTB Challenge
  • Tornados Dominate Rock & Roll MTB Showdown
    September 16, 2019
    Brevard College’s Carson Beckett, Tyler Orschel and Tyler Clark swept the top three spots in both Men’s A Cross Country and Men’s A Short Track.
  • Orschel, Pageau of Brevard College to Compete at Mountain Bike World Championships
    August 28, 2019
    Brevard College student-athletes Tyler Orschel and Rachel Pageau will represent their home nation of Canada at this weekend’s UCI Mountain Bike World Championships held in Mont-Sainte-Anne, Canada.
  • Big Weekend of Podium Finishes for Brevard College in Mountain Bike Season-Opener
    August 26, 2019
    The Brevard College Cycling team opened its 2019-20 Mountain Biking season with a resounding flurry of podium finishes at the Ramblin Race Weekend hosted by Georgia Tech University
  • Grand Opening of Brevard College Tornados Official Online Store
    August 23, 2019
    The Brevard College Department of Athletics and BSN Sports have launched the Brevard Tornados official online team store, offering fans the latest in branded Tornados gear including many NIKE products.