Augusta WXC Sets Sights On Bobcat Invitational Oct. 6

Augusta WXC Sets Sights On Bobcat Invitational Oct. 6

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AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University women's and men's cross country teams compete in their final regular-season meet of the season with a trip to the Bobcat Invitational, hosted by Georgia College, Friday, Oct. 6 in Milledgeville, Ga.

 

With just a few weeks left until the postseason begins with the Peach Belt Conference Championships on Oct. 21, both regionally-ranked Augusta cross country squads are set for their fourth race of the season.

 

The Jaguar women are ranked No. 6 in the NCAA Southeast Region and have finished, second, first, second in their three competitions on the season. Augusta finished runner-up at the at the Eye Opener Invitational Sept. 1, owned their home meet at the Jaguar XC Invitational Sept. 9, and most recently took second of 19 teams at the Wingate Bulldog Stampede Sept. 23.

 

Freshman Micah Weathers has been in the top 20 all season. She won the Jaguar XC Invitational and took sixth at the Bulldog Stampede, while senior Lara Way has also been in the top 20 all season with a second-place showing at the Jags' home meet.

 

DATE

Friday, October, 6, 2017

 

TIME

WOMEN (6K) – 5:15 p.m. / MEN (8K) – 6:00 p.m.

 

WOMEN'S TEAMS

Agnes Scott, Albany State, Augusta, Berry, Brewton-Parker, Clark Atlanta, Clayton State, Emmanuel, Fort Valley State, Georgia College, Georgia Military College, Georgia State, Middle Georgia State, North Georgia, Oxford College, Paine, USC Aiken, SCAD-Savannah, USC-Beaufort and Valdosta State

 

MEN'S TEAMS

Albany State, Augusta, Berry, Brewton-Parker, Clark Atlanta, Clayton State, Emmanuel, Fort Valley State, Georgia College, Georgia Military College, Oxford College, Paine, SCAD-Savannah, Talladega, Tuskegee, USC-Beaufort and Valdosta State

 

LOCATION

The Farm

2048 Council McCranie Rd.

Milledgeville, Ga. 31061

***Signage for event will be posted

 

COURSE

Fast course. Grassy terrain with a short stretch of packed dirt and a few rolling hills. Long start and finish stretch to accommodate large field sizes. Extremely spectator-friendly.

 

DIRECTIONS TO COURSE

From I-20 – Take exit 114 Madison. Take Hwy. 441 South to Milledgeville. Turn right on

Roberson Mill Road by the Milledgeville Mall. Stay straight onto Hwy. 441 Bypass. Turn left on

Council McCranie Rd. The Farm is on the left and parking will be on the right.

 

From Macon – Take Route 49 into Milledgeville. Turn right on Hwy. 441. Turn left on Council

McCranie Rd. The Farm is on the left and parking will be on the right.

 

From the East – Follow Route 16 West into Sparta, joining Route 22 West in Sparta. Follow

Route 22 West until it turns into Hancock Street in Milledgeville. Follow through the center of

town, turn left on Hwy 441. Turn left on Council McCranie Rd. The Farm is on the left and

parking will be on the right.

 

From Savannah/I-16 – Take exit 51 Dublin. Merge right on US-319/Hwy. 441 North toward

Dublin. Turn left on Hwy. 441 Bypass North. Stay straight onto Hwy. 441 toward Milledgeville.

Turn right on Council McCranie Rd. The Farm is on the left and parking will be on the right.

 

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