Cross Country Readies for Roy Griak Invitational

Cross Country Readies for Roy Griak Invitational

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Cross Country travels out of state for the first time this fall for the Roy Griak Invitational in St. Paul, Minnesota on Saturday. The men's race will begin at 11:10 a.m. and the women's race will begin at 12:15 p.m. The men will run an eight-kilometer course while the women will run a six-kilometer course.

The meet is in honor of longtime Minnesota coach Roy Griak, who served as the head coach of the Golden Gophers from 1963-1996 and remained on the staff until his passing in 2015. This will be cross county's first time competing at the meet. 

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Meet Information 

What to Know

  • The Crimson will be competing against 15 schools on the men's side and 13 on the women's side.
  • The men's team is experiencing a British takeover as sophomore Hugo Milner and junior Will Battershill finished 1-2 against Yale.
  • The women's side has an influx of youth as Miranda Sadler was the only senior to finish on the scoring team at H-Y-P.

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The Crimson will travel to Pre-Nationals in Madison, Wisconsin on October 13th.