IU Hosts 2013 Indiana Intercollegiate Cross Country Meet Friday
Sept. 18, 2013
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - State bragging rights will be on the line this weekend as Indiana hosts the annual Indiana Intercollegiate Cross Country meet on Friday, Sept. 20 at the IU Championship Cross Country Course.
Indiana Intercollegiate, Sept. 20
The first of three races will begin at 3:30 p.m. ET with the open race. The women's 5K run will start at 4:30 p.m. with the men's 8K race taking place at 5:15 p.m.
Every college and university, no matter the size or NCAA affiliation, will be competing in Bloomington on Friday afternoon with over 750 runners taking to the course. IU last hosted the event two years ago in 2011.
The Indiana women's team has taken first place in the event in each of the last four years, including last year's meet in Terre Haute, Ind. The Hoosier men were also the top team a year ago and have been in four of the last five seasons at the Intercollegiate meet.
Friday's meet will mark the second of three events that will take place at the IU Championship Cross Country Course this season. Indiana's final home meet will be the Hoosier Invitational on Nov. 8.
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