2011 Ursinus College Cross Country Schedule released

2011 Ursinus College Cross Country Schedule released

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. – The Ursinus College cross country teams will begin their 2011 season on Saturday, September 3 at the Delaware Valley Invitational as part of nine-meet season. The women's race is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m., with the men's to follow at 11 a.m.

Following that, the Bears will run in the Misericordia Invitational on Saturday, September 17, starting at 10:30 a.m.  On Friday, September 30, the Bears will travel to the Paul Short Run at Lehigh University with a 2 p.m. start time.

The Bears then run at the DeSales Invitational on Saturday, October 8, starting at 10:30 a.m. The race serves as a preview for the Mid-East Regional, which will be held on Saturday, November 12 at DeSales.

After a trip to the University of Delaware Invitational on Saturday, October 15, the Bears run one last meet before the conference championships on Tuesday, October 18, at Gwynedd-Mercy. That meet is scheduled to start at 4:30.

The Centennial Conference Championship will be held at Dickinson College on Saturday, October 29.

After the Mid-East meet, any runner who qualifies will travel to the NCAA Championships on Saturday, November 19, at University of Wisconsin-Osh Kosh.