CHARLOTTE – Runners from several area schools are competing in the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships.
The meet, which is being held for the 41st year, is comprised of four regional 5K races across the country. The Southeast Regional meet is held Nov. 30 at McAlpine Park.
Runners will come from Arborbrook Christian, Ardrey Kell, Charlotte Catholic, Country Day, Charlotte Latin, Covenant Day, Cuthbertson, East Meck, Independence, Marvin Ridge, Myers Park, Porter Ridge, Queens Grant and Sun Valley.
The South Region consists of athletes from the Carolinas, Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands and U.S. citizens in overseas military installations.
The top 10 finishers from each seeded regional race qualify for the Foot Locker Cross Country Nationals Finals on Dec. 14 in San Diego.
Race Day Schedule:
8 a.m. – Open Race and Masters Race
8:30 a.m. – Freshman Boys Race
9:00 a.m. – Sophomore Boys Race
9:30 a.m. – Junior/Senior Girls Race
10 a.m. – Girls Championship Race
10:40 a.m. – Boys Championship Race
11:10 a.m. – Freshman/Sophomore Girls Race
11:40 a.m. – Senior Boys Race
12:10 p.m. – Junior Boys Race
12:35 p.m. – 13-14 Girls and 13-14 Boys Race
1:05 p.m. – 11-12 Girls and 11-12 Boys Race (3K)
1:25 p.m. – Boys and Girls 10 & Under Race (3K)