The Candor

Eagles Run Full Steam Ahead

By: Mohammed Farhan

The men’s Cross Country team is looking to rebound after a poor season where they finished sixth overall. The Eagles bring back four of their top seven runners from conference and five of the top seven from regional’s.

The women’s Cross Country team is looking to build off a fourth place finish from last season as they bring back six of their top seven runners.

The men’s and women’s teams will start off the season at the Elmhurst College Invitational at Eldridge Park on Friday, August 30th with the women running at 5:00 p.m. and the men at 5:45 p.m.

They will compete on their home course on Friday, October 11th at St. James Farm in Warrenville, Illinois. The NACC championship race will be held at Wisconsin Lutheran College on November 2nd. Two weeks after that, the Eagles will wrap up their season at the NCAA Division III Midwest Regional on Saturday, November 16th at Rock Island, Illinois hosted by Augustana University.