USTFCCCA Meet Announcements

to submit a meet announcement, please send to Tom Lewis, tom@ustfccca.org

MEET OPENING — Lenoir-Rhyne Final Qualifier

Lenoir-Rhyne University

Track and Field Final Qualifier

@ Lenoir-Rhyne University

Sunday May 12, 2019

Meet information can be found at www.lrbears.com on the Track & Field page under Home Meet Information or by emailing danny.williamson@lr.edu

MEET OPENING — SIUE Gateway Classic

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

SIUE Gateway Classic

Friday, May 3, 2019

See meet information document.

MEET OPENING — Lenoir-Rhyne Southside Power & Fitness Invitational

Lenoir-Rhyne Southside Power & Fitness

Track and Field Invitational @ Lenoir-Rhyne University

Friday/Saturday March 15-16, 2019

The 2019 Lenoir-Rhyne Southside Power & Fitness Invitational will follow a two (2) day format unless entries warrant a one day only schedule. Meet informaion can be found at www.lrbears.co on the Track & Field page or by emailing danny.williamson@lr.edu

MEET OPENINGS — Myrtle Beach Spring Break Meets

Coastal Carolina Invitational March 8-9, 2019 (College/Open)

http://www.myrtlebeachspringtraining.org/coastal-carolina-invitational.html

http://www.myrtlebeachspringtraining.org/uploads/1/0/2/0/102091994/coastal_carolina_invitational_record_book.pdf

Alan Connie Shamrock Invitational March 14-16, 2019 (College/Open)

http://www.myrtlebeachspringtraining.org/alan-connie-shamrock-invitational.html

http://www.myrtlebeachspringtraining.org/uploads/1/0/2/0/102091994/alan_connie_shamrock_invitational_record_book.pdf

Beach Run Invitational April 5-6, 2019 (High School)

http://www.myrtlebeachspringtraining.org/beach-run-invitational.html

http://www.myrtlebeachspringtraining.org/uploads/1/0/2/0/102091994/beach_run_invitational_record_book.pdf

Doug Shaw Memorial Stadium Records:

http://www.myrtlebeachspringtraining.org/uploads/1/0/2/0/102091994/doug_shaw_stadium_records-3-18-18.pdf

MEET OPENING — High Point- Bill Webb Combined Events/VertKlass Meeting

Bill Webb Combined Events meet Th/Fr March 21st-22nd
VertKlasse Meeting Fri/Sat March 22nd-23rd
Excellent early season meet for teams in all NCAA Divisions, NAIA, Junior College etc.
Come south for great weather and compete on an outstanding facility!

MEET OPENING — Western Illinois University Lee Calhoun Memorial Track and Field Meet

I would like to invite you to be a part of our Lee Calhoun Memorial Track Meet which will be hosted on Friday, April 19th with a newly revised schedule. Again we hope to have a large turn-out this year and I wanted to highlight a few exciting elements of this years event.
-A night-time feel with the later events under the lights.
-A highlighted Shot-Put Event under portable lighting.
-Long distance races, including a 10k with attempts at regional qualifying marks.
-T-shirts to all individual champions.
-Special awards for the 100h and 110h races.
Entries Fee’s are negotiable.
I have attached a meet schedule for this years event. Please let me know VIA phone, email or text if you plan to attend. n-maas@wiu.edu

MEET OPENING — Lenoir-Rhyne University

2018 Lenoir-Rhyne Invitational – Friday Sept. 14, 2018 – Southside Park Newton, NC

MEET OPENING — Lenoir-Rhyne University

2018 Lenoir-Rhyne Classic Cross Country Meet – Friday Oct. 19,2018
Southside Park Newton, NC

MEET OPENING — Great American Cross Country Festival

The NSAF’s 2018 Great American Cross Country Festival – set for Saturday, October 6 at WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, N.C. – will for the first time since 2012 include Men’s and Women’s Open University/Collegiate divisions to go with its slate of 13 high school varsity and JV races, plus the Cedric Walker HBCU Challenge. Registration is ongoing through October 4.

The Men’s Open University/Collegiate race will be contested over 8K, while the Women’s Open University/Collegiate race is 5K. These races will take place co-currently with the respective HBCU Challenge Men’s and Women’s races, but will be scored separately.

In past years, schools like Brigham Young, Clemson, Duke, Florida State, N.C. State, Michigan, Northern Arizona, New Mexico, Ohio State, Texas A&M, South Alabama, Texas A&M, Villanova and Virginia competed in the GAXC collegiate races. Champions and top finishers included Shalane Flanagan, Josh McDougal, Shannon Rowbury and Nick Willis. Many top smaller schools in NCAA D-II, NCAA D-III, NAIA and Junior College divisions have also competed here.

Full story: http://www.nationalscholastic.org/article/2294
REGISTER HERE: https://www.athletic.net/CrossCountry/meet/144478/register
GAXC Home Page: http://www.nationalscholastic.org/gacc
HBCU Challenge Home Page: http://www.nationalscholastic.org/hbcu
2018 Schedule: https://www.nationalscholastic.org/gacc/schedule/

MEET OPENING — University of Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet

The Rod McCravy Memorial Meet is scheduled for February 1-2, 2019. Combined events only on February 1. The competition will not be scored and is limited to 6-8 full teams.
Contact Don Weber for additional information dweber@uky.edu

MEET OPENING — University of Kentucky Outdoor Invitational

One day competition (April 20, 2019). Tentative schedule is attached.
Contact Don Weber for additional information dweber@uky.edu

MEET OPENING — Western Illinois University

WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY
EARLY BIRD CROSS COUNTRY INVITATIONAL
Western Illinois University is looking for 2-3 more NCAA Division 1 universities to participate in our WIU Early Bird XC Meet. Details Listed below with meet information attached.

Date: Friday, August 31st, 2018
Starting Times:
5:00pm Women’s Race (4000 meters)
5:45pm Men’s Race (6000 meters)
6:15pm AWARDS

Location:
595 Spring Lake Park Road (North 1500th Road)
Macomb, Illinois 61455

Entry Fees:
$100 per full gender team(full team = 7+ runners).
$15 for unattached entries.

Awards:
Shirts will be awarded to the top 10 collegiate individuals in each race.
Men’s & Women’s Winning Teams will receive a team trophy.

Course Information:
The course is a dedicated Cross Country Course with a championship style 2-kilometer loop route on grass and over rolling hills. The course is located at beautiful Spring Lake Park.
Please contact: Nick Maas for more information: n-maas@wiu.edu

Slippery Rock to Host 2018 NCAA Division II Pre-National/Regional Cross Country Race

Slippery Rock University, host of the 2018 NCAA Division II Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships and the 2018 NCAA Division II Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Atlantic Region Championships, will host a Pre-National/Regional Cross Country Race on Saturday, October 20, 2018, the school announced today.

“We’re excited to host a pre-national/regional race on this course,” said Slippery Rock’s Head Cross Country and Track & Field Coach, John Papa. “This will be a great opportunity for teams to preview the course prior to the Atlantic Region meet and the National Championships.”

The Pre-National/Regional Cross Country Race will be held at the Bob O’Connor Golf Course located in Schenley Park in Pittsburgh, Pa., the same location as both the 2018 Atlantic Region and NCAA Division II Championships. The men’s 8000m race will be at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time, and the women’s 6000m race will be at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The entry fee will be $200 men’s teams and $200 for women’s teams.

Slippery Rock University will post additional meet details on the university’s athletics website –  www.rockathletics.com – by August 1, 2018. Interested coaches may contact Slippery Rock’s Head Cross Country and Track & Field Coach, John Papa.

MEET OPENING — Vermont

2018 Vermont Cross Country Invitational
Saturday, September 1, 2018

Looking for 3-5 more NCAA Division I teams for a XC meet in Vermont. We have three teams committed for a race on the America East Championship course from 2017. Please contact Matt Belfield at 802-656-4470 or mbelfiel@uvm.edu for more info or to confirm your intent to join us.