Sundodger Ushers In Cross Country Season
Sept. 13, 2012
SEATTLE - The familiar setting of
The busy schedule features beginning high school runners on one end of the experience level up to D-I college athletes. The eight-race slate begins at 9 a.m. with the women's college open 6,000-meters and is followed by the open men's 8,000-meters. After the high school varsity girls 5k at 10:25, the
Head Coach Greg Metcalf expects most of his top returning men's runners will be on the starting line on Saturday, although the women's team will largely be comprised of athletes looking to crack the second group of five or newcomers just out to run strong in their collegiate debuts. The six returning Huskies from last year's NCAA runner-up squad most likely will not be in action on Saturday, but they will be on hand to cheer on the squad to a potential sixth-straight Sundodger title.
Competition for the invitational collegiate races includes out-of-towners from