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2016 DII Pre-National Invitational

Saint Leo University

Cross Country

Pre National Invitational

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Please join the best in the country as they gather at The Abbey Course at Saint Leo for a showdown on this year’s National Championship Cross-Country course. Teams will be divided into Men’s (8k) and Women’s (6k) Green & Gold Races and will also feature an Open Race for an excess of 7 team members. If you plan on competing in this event, please email Kent Reiber at: Currently the anticipated start time for the first race is 7:30am on Saturday.


Entries due on DirectAthletics by October 2nd at midnight. OPEN TO NCAA DIVISION II TEAM ONLY.

The Abbey Course at Saint Leo

33640 State Road 52
St Leo, FL 33574



MEET OPENING: Georgia Military College

GMC Cross Country Bulldog Blastoff

26 August 2016


6:30 5K College Women
7:15 8k College Men

College races have unlimited entries per team, but will be limited to 10 teams.

Meet Fees:

College – $5 for individual runner $30 per team (men’s/women’s) or $50 for both.
Late entry Fee: Double entry fee

Payments Checks made payable to

Georgia Military College

Junior College Cross Country

c/o Rob Sherwood

201 E Greene St

Milledgeville, GA 31061


Federal Tax ID number is – 58-0616992
Entry fees must be received before race packets will be distributed. If you cannot mail the check by Monday, August 25, please bring it in person to packet pick-up on race day. Cash also accepted on race day.

Location: Georgia Military College.  Start and fish will be on practice athletic fields on East side of campus bordering on the Oconee River Greenway. Parking will be available for busses on the corner of Warren and Greene St, as well as the parking lots on the corner of Warren and Franklin Streets.   There is very limited parking by the start finish line and will be reserved for emergency vehicles.


5k Women’s College

8k Men’s College


This event will not have awards nor will it be professional timed.  It is an early season competitive run.  We will have a clock, and will score the race, all results will be mailed to the teams.  In an effort to keep costs low, this is why there will not be a professional timing company.  We are looking for a good time and hope that you will be able to join us.


If you have questions, please


Rob Sherwood


Junior College Cross Country Coach

Georgia Military College

201 E Greene St

Milledgeville, GA 31061

Office Phone: 478-387-4757

MEET OPENINGS: Fort Hays State

September 2 – Border Classic

October 8 – FHSU Tiger Open @Sand Plum

The first meet was a quadrangular last year between Fort Hays State, CSU-Pueblo, NM Highlands, and West Texas A&M. We have four teams from four different states who meet in Johnson, KS for a quadrangular. Looking for an Oklahoma team to make it five possibly.

The second meet is a large invite with around 700-800 runners. We divide it into two sections, a Gold section (NCAA II) and a Black section (Juco/NAIA). Although last year we did let the NAIA Champions (Oklahoma City) into the Gold section. We get a lot of schools from Colorado and Oklahoma in that meet.

MEET OPENING: Bridgewater College

Bridgewater College (Virginia)

Dr. Harry G.M. Jopson Invitational

April 28-29, 2016

Direct Athletics for entries

Meet information available at and

We will be hosting a Heptathlon/Decathlon at this meet.


MEET OPENINGS — University of Miami


The University of Miami will be hosting two outdoor meets at Cobb Stadium in Coral Gables, FL.


Friday-Saturday, March 18-19, 2016 – Hurricane Invitational 


Friday-Saturday, April 8-9, 2016 – Hurricane Alumni Invitational


*Meet will include heptathlon & decathlon beginning on Friday, April 8th, 2016


All entries are done through DirectAthletics (


Meet information is posted below or may be found on university website (


Interested schools should contact Damon Griffiths at



Cerritos Invitational

April 8-9, 2016

Cerritos College 11110 Alondra Blvd. Norwalk, CA 90650

Entry Information: 

· due Monday April 4th, 2015 at 7:00pm

·        4 Heats and 3 Flights of 12 in Field will be based on best marks (9 Lane Race and 12 Non Lane)

·        Cost: $300.00 per Team/per Gender Max with:

·    $20 Per Athlete Unlimited Events and $40 Per Relay

·        Late Entries on Availability with $40 Per Entry after April 4th Deadline.

Check Payable to: Cerritos College Track and Field                                                                                                     

 Mail to:    Christopher Richardson
Cerritos College Track and Field                                                                                                                                   
11110 Alondra Blvd.                                                                                                                                                        
Norwalk, CA 90650


Friday Prelims:

–        Top 9 Qualifying for Saturdays Finals

–        Hammer Final Men/Women

–        Javelin Final Men/Women

–        Pole Vault Final Men/Women

Saturday Finals

–        Finals Only

–        Horizontal Jumps Men/Women

–        High Jump Men/Women

–        Shot Put Men/Women

–        Disc Men/Women

For Questions: Chris Richardson 562-860-2451 ext.                                             


·        NCAA Rules with USATF Officials.

·        Concessions will be available.

·        Warm up on back field after Women’s Javelin.


Cerritos Invitational April 8-9 2016 Schedule

Friday Throws



Men and Women 12 pm


Men and Women 3:30 pm

Friday Jumps


Pole Vault

Women @ 12:00pm Men to Follow

Long Jump

Men (N. Pit) and Women (S. Pit) 12pm

Triple Jump

Men (N. Pit) and Women (S. Pit) 3pm

High Jump

Women @10am Men to Follow

Friday Running Prelims


Steeplechase  Overflow
















400m H




5,000m Overflow




Saturday Throws


Shot Put

Men and Women 12 pm


Men and Women 3:30 pm

Saturday Jumps


Long Jump

Men (N. Pit) and Women (S. Pit) 12pm

Triple Jump

Men (N. Pit) and Women (S. Pit) 3pm

High Jump

Women @10am Men to Follow

Saturday Running Finals


Steeplechase  Overflow
















400m H




5,000m Top 15





MEET OPENING — Frostburg State

Frostburg State University Cross Country Invitational at Maplehurst. The meet will be run at the Maplehurst Country Club, Frostburg, Maryland. The date will be Saturday, October 3, 2015. This course was the site of the 2012 Capital Athletic Conference championships.                               



Saturday, October 3, 2015       1.)  Men’s Varsity Race                              10:30  A.M.

       2.)  Women’s Varsity Race                    11:15  A.M.



AWARDS:            Top team and top 10 individuals in each  race.



ENTRY FEE:        $100.00 for Women’s Teams and $100.00 per Men’s Teams

There will be NO REFUND for athletes who do not participate on the day of the race.

Unattached athletes are welcome. The fee for unattached runners and teams of less than 10 runners will be $10 per runner.


Make check payable to:  FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY


ENTRIES:             Entries will be due by Wednesday, September 30, 2015.


FACILITIES:       Maplehurst Country Club is best accessed from Exit 34 on Interstate 68.

If going to the university before going to the country club, you will want to use Exit 33, with the university approximately one mile on your left as you approach Frostburg.


Locker rooms will be available at Frostburg State University which is roughly one mile from the country club.


SCORING:            Seven place displacement will be used, sixth runner breaks ties.

Incomplete teams will not count in team placement, but individuals may win awards.


RESULTS:            Printed results will be available for every coach on the day of meet.


COURSE:              The course is 99% grass with cartway crossover: recommend spikes.                                        


                                       Men’s Course              8,000 Meters

                                       Women’s Course         6,000 Meters


QUESTIONS:       Dale Luy, Head Coach   (301) 687-3243




Dale Luy, Head Cross Country Coach

Frostburg State University

101 Braddock Rd.

Frostburg, MD 21532

Or Fax entry sheet to: (301) 687-4780

Or E-mail to:


MEET OPENINGS — Ohio State (Jesse Owens Classic)

The Ohio State University Jesse Owens Track & Field Classic

The 31st edition of the Jesse Owens Track and Field Classic will occur on April 2223, 2016.

In 2015, 67 teams and clubs and 950 athletes competed at the 10,000 seat Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.


Days: Friday, April 22, 2:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, April 23, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium
Meet Information:
Live Stats: 


$325 Entry fee per team per gender. $25 entry fee per individual. $100 entry fee per relay.


Entry deadline: Tuesday, April 19 at 7pm NO EXCEPTIONS!

Post-collegiate and Unattached entries are permitted, but must have met the entry standards.

No high school athletes or high school club athletes are allowed to enter this meet.


Marks from the 2015 and 2016 seasons only may be used for entry.


All entries and fees will be accomplished on

No payments at the meet accepted!


Please contact Meet Director Fred Barends at for more details and to let OSU know of your intent to compete.

MEET OPENINGS — Ohio State (2016 Indoor Meets)

The Ohio State University will host home indoor collegiate meets on the following dates:


Friday, January 84 pm

Friday, February 194 pm – There will be entry standards for all events at this meet.


All entries and fees will be accomplished on


These are not all-comer’s meets and are not open to high school athletes.

– All non-division I teams and individuals must receive permission to be in these meets.

– Permission granted by e-mail from Fred Barends

***All entries accepted at the discretion of the meet director***


The five year old 200 meter track is a 6 lane Beynon Sports floor with an eight lane straight.

The two long/triple runways and pole vault runway are the same surface as the track.

High jump is on the turf. Two wooden throwing rings for the shot put and weight throw events.

Weigh-ins will be finished by 3:45 for the shot put and weight throw.


Please contact Meet Director Fred Barends at for more details and to let OSU know of your intent to compete.


Information will be on the OSU web page:


MEET OPENING — Palmetto State Festival

Columbia International University and Strictly Running will host the Palmetto State Cross Country Festival on Saturday, September 5th, 2015.The meet will provide an excellent opportunity for all levels of competition on a true and enjoyable cross country course to start your season.

The course is a variation of grass fields and wooded trails. The course provides some rolling hills and wide trails, great for competition!

Start Times:
7:30am – Open Race 5k
$30 early registration, $35 late registration

8:30am – High School Girl’s 5k
9:15am – High School Boy’s 5k

10:00am – College Women’s 5k
10:45pm – College Men’s 5k

College/High School Registration
– $100 per gender or $200 per school
There is no limit to the number of entrants per

Meet Information:

Race Director:
Coach Jud Brooker
Head Cross Country Coach


We will host two meet at the Milliken facility, 100% grass course


Friday Sept 4th– Eye Opener Meet     6:30pm– Women’s 5k    7:10pm– Men’s 8k


Saturday Oct 3rd– Upstate Invite     9am– Women’s 5k     9:45am– Men’s 8k


Meet info:


5k Course Map:

8k Course Map:


Please contact: Carson Blackwelder, cblackwelder@uscupstate.ed , 864-205-9371 if you have questions


Thank you,


Carson Blackwelder

USC Upstate- Athletics

Associate Head Track/XC Coach




Jayhawk Cross Country Invitational

Friday, October 16, 2015

Time:                 Men – 1:30 pm 8K (triple loop)
Women – 2:15 pm 5K (double loop)


Location:          University Park Golf Course, 2100 Marquette Ave., Muskegon, MI  49442                


Cost:                   $100.00 per team (unlimited)

$200.00 for both men & women
$10.00 for an unattached runner


Contact:            Dan Fishel @ 231-740-1071




Deadline:                    Friday, October 9, 2015

Email questions to Dan Fishel @


Send checks payable to:
MCC Cross Country
Attn:  Athletics

221 S. Quarterline Rd.

Muskegon, MI  49442

MEET OPENING — Maryville (Mo.)

Maryville University Cross Country Open @ Six Flags

Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Six flags has offered a discounted price of $25.00 per person for all athletes, coaches, spectators, family, and friends to get into the theme park to enjoy the rides and attractions. This may be a great way for you to have a fun team experience for your student-athletes in coordination with a competition. If you want to race in the meet, but are not interested in entering the park there is no obligation to purchase tickets. If you are interested in attending please let Coach Kaufman so that we can make sure that we send more information and updates to you. It is possible that we limit the number of teams this initial year to keep the meet manageable if we have a lot of interest.

Race Starting Times:                       Men                                                      8k                           8:15 am

Women                                                5k                           9:00 am


Address:                              Six Flags

4900 Six Flags Rd,

Eureka, MO 63025.

215 Valley Park Rd



Course:                                The Course is run around a field outside of the park in 2k and 3k loops.


Entry Fee:                           $150/ Team checks should be made out to Maryville University

$300 for both a men’s and a women’s team $30 for unattached athletes

*Maryville Alumni race for free


Entries:                                 Due by Noon on Thursday September 17th, 2015


Restrooms:                         Port-a-potties will be located on site


Awards:                               Top 10 will receive shirts


Parking:                                Spectators & unattached runners will be charged $15/ car.


Trainer:                                Maryville will provide an athletic trainer on site


Six Flags Park Entry:        Tickets into the park can be purchased for $25 a ticket (Normal ticket price is 59.00/ ticket). There will be a limited number of tickets for purchase on Race Day ($30). Please email Coach Kaufman with how many tickets you would like to order. Ticket orders are due by Noon on Thursday September 17th, 2015 and will be paid for on race day with team registration. There is no requirement to purchase tickets to enter the meet.


Race Director:                    Micky Kaufman



MEET OPENING — West Georgia

2015 UWG Wolves Cross Country Invitational

Friday, September 11th, 2015

UWG Athletic Complex

Carrollton, Georgia

Collegiate Women’s 5k Race: 5:30 pm EST

Collegiate Men’s 8k Race: 6:00 pm EST

Course: Great 5k course that starts out and finishes in a large open field will rolling hills loops into a straight section of loose earth and grass.   8k course contains running trails along with the open field.

 Entry Fee: $75 per team or both teams (Men & Women $150) $20 per individual.  Please make checks payable to UWG Athletics Foundation

Entry: Please register your rosters online at The Perfect Timing Group:  at

Entry Deadline: September 9, 2015

Awards: Trophies to the top Men’s and Women’s Team/ Individual awards to the top 10 finishers.

Parking: Parking will be located in the lot just above the start and finish line.

Restrooms: Portable toilets will be made available

Packet pick-up:  Starts at 4:30 pm on Friday 9/11 at the tent across from the finish line.

Questions: Contact Coach Tim Brooks

Email:   Phone: 678-839-6533 FAX: 678-839-6538

MEET OPENING — Armory Track Invitational

The Armory welcomes all college track & field programs to attend our 16th annual festival of track & field in New York City, The Armory Track Invitational.

Where: New Balance Track & Field Center at The Armory

When: Friday & Saturday February 5–6, 2016 

We will contest all the standard NCAA indoor events along with the 500, 1000, 4×200 and 4×800. The meet is team scored. USATF and NFHS sanctioned. The 2016 meet will have a two-hour broadcast window on the NBC Sports Network on Saturday afternoon February 6th. This window will include several combined professional/college events along with college finals and junior races.


Please contact Meet Director Jack Pfeifer at or Alicia York at for more details.
The link to DirectAthletics for entry purposes will be included at a later date.