XC RACE PREVIEW: Mississippi College Choctaw Open

XC RACE PREVIEW: Mississippi College Choctaw Open

Fri, Oct. 16, 2015 - [Cross Country]

By Matt Barker, Sports Information Director

HENDERSON, Tenn. - The Lady Lion and Lion cross country teams will be on the road this weekend as they participate in the Mississippi College Choctaw Open in Clinton, Miss. on Saturday morning.

The women's 5K race will begin at 8:30 AM followed by the men's 8K race at 9:15 AM.

The race will take place on the Choctaw Trails in Clinton, Miss., which is known for its rolling hills. The course is made up of 95 percent grass with a few wooded trails.

Among the teams participating with FHU in event are  Mississippi College, Alabama-Huntsville, Alcorn State, Auburn-Montgomery, Belhaven, Bethel (Tenn.), Blue Mountain, Delta State, Grambling, Jackson State, Louisiana College, Loyola-New Orleans, Meridian Community College, Mississippi Valley State, Mobile, New Orleans, Ouachita Baptist, Rust, Southeastern Louisiana, Seminary, Southern, Spring Hill, Tougaloo, William Carey and Xavier-Louisiana.

Results for the race will be tracked by Hy-Tek Meet Manager and will be posted on the FHU Athletics website as the information becomes available.