July 20, 2017--The 13th annual Mount St. Mary's 5K Duals highlights the 2017 Mount St. Mary's men's and women's cross country schedule, announced today.
The Mount will be opening the season by hosting the 5K Duals on campus for the 13th time since 2004. The Mountaineers will follow their lone home meet of the season by heading to the National Catholic Cross Country Invitational hosted by Notre Dame on September 15.
A trip to the prestigious Paul Short Run hosted by Lehigh University on September 29 is next up for the Mountaineers, ahead of participating in the Gettysburg Invitational on October 14. The regular season concludes at the Last Chance Run Fast Invitational hosted by Lebanon Valley College on October 20.
The 2017 Northeast Conference Championships will be hosted by Central Connecticut on October 28 while the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional will be on November 10 at Lehigh.
Last year, the Mount men's team finished in fourth place at the NEC Championships while the women's team placed sixth.