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Cross Country schedules announced

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Cross Country schedules announced

FAYETTEVILLE – Arkansas Razorback cross country head coaches Lance Harter and Chris Bucknam have announced the 2010 cross country schedules.

The Razorback women’s team will open the season with a home meet at Agri Park on Fri., Sept. 3. Sat., Sept. 18 holds a meet at UC-Riverside and, on Fri., Oct. 1, a meet at Notre Dame. Arkansas will host its second home meet of the season with the Chile Pepper Festival on Sat., Oct. 16.

The championships portion of the season for the women’s squad will start Mon., Nov. 1 with the SEC Championships, in Columbia, S.C., on the campus of the University of South Carolina. The NCAA South Central Regional Championships will be held Sat., Nov. 13, in Waco Texas, at Baylor University. The season will wrap with the NCAA Championships, Mon., Nov. 22, in Terre Haute, Ind., on the campus of Indiana State University.

"We have some really competitive meets on our schedule this season," Harter said. "Trips to UC-Riverside and Notre Dame will give us a chance to face some teams from other regions and better prepare us for the NCAA Championships. We are excited to start the season at home and get our feet wet with competition. Then we have the chance to be at home again later in the season for the annual Chile Pepper Festival."

The Razorback men’s team will open the season with a home meet at Agri Park on Fri., Sept. 3. Sat., Sept. 18 holds a meet at Missouri Southern and, on Sat., Sept. 25, a meet at Stanford. Arkansas will host its second home meet of the season with the Chile Pepper Festival on Sat., Oct. 16.

The championships portion of the season for the men’s squad will start Mon., Nov. 1 with the SEC Championships, in Columbia, S.C., on the campus of the University of South Carolina. The NCAA South Central Regional Championships will be held Sat., Nov. 13, in Waco Texas, at Baylor University. The season will wrap with the NCAA Championships, Mon., Nov. 22, in Terre Haute, Ind., on the campus of Indiana State University.

"There is a lot of excitement about this team and this season," Bucknam said. "We are training to peak at the start of the championships season and our regular season meets will make us that much better when the time comes. It’s important to see all levels of competition as we prepare for the second half of the schedule and I think we have accomplished that with the way we set-up our schedule this season."



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