Posted: 9/05/96

Texas A&M International Hosts Cross County Invitational



Texas A&M International University will host the First Annual Dustdevil Invitational Cross Country Meet on Saturday, September 7 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the University's north Laredo campus, 5201 University Boulevard.

Men's and Women's Junior Varsity and Varsity cross country teams from local and area schools are scheduled to complete in the Meet.

Race times for the Meet are as follows: Junior Varsity Women, 2 miles, 10:00 a.m.; Varsity Women, 2 miles, 10:30 a.m.; Varsity Men, 3 miles, 11:00 a.m.; Junior Varsity Men, 3 miles, 11:30 a.m.

An award ceremony will be held after the final race. Medals for 1st - 10th place in all divisions will be awarded. Championship plaques will be awarded in all divisions and runner-up plaques will be awarded in varsity divisions.

Entry fee is $20 per team or $4 per runner. Registration information may be obtained by calling Dr. Oscar Cartas, Assistant Professor of Kinesiology, A&M International, (210) 326-2677, or by calling Ron Blair, United High School Cross Country Coach, at work, (210) 726-4700, or home (210) 717-5058.