GREENVILLE, S.C. – The second annual Furman Cross Country Classic will be held Sat., Sept. 13, on the Furman University Golf Course. The Paladins welcome 23 men's and 26 women's college teams and 30 boys' and 27 girls' high school teams to the event.
The races will kick off with the Blue Shoes Open 5K at 7:30 a.m. The collegiate women's 6K event will commence at 8:30 a.m., followed by the collegiate men's 8K race at 9:15 a.m. At 10 a.m. the high school girls' championship 5K will begin, followed by the high school boys' championship 5K race at 10:45 a.m. The JV girls' 5K starts at 11:30 a.m. then the JV boys' 5K at 12:15 p.m. An awards presentation will begin at 1 p.m.
All races will be held on the cross country course of the Furman Golf Club, which has hosted two NCAA Division I Cross Country championships.
Live results will be available following each race at http://www.ptgrouponline.com/Live/2014/XC/Furman1/ and on http://www.furmanpaladins.com, the official website for Furman University athletics.
Julie Paré, Furman Sports Information