July 1, 2014
CONWAY - Coastal Carolina University Director of Cross Country/Track & Field Jeff Jacobsannounced the 2014 cross country schedule on Tuesday. The schedule features the 10th annual CCU Invitational and a trip to famed E.P. `Tom' Sawyer State Park, the site of the 2012 National Championship meet, for the Greater Louisville Classic.
The Chanticleers have six meets slated this fall, five taking place in the Carolinas, starting on Aug. 29, with the 10th running of the CCU Invitational at the General James Hackler Golf Course at CCU.
On Sept. 13, the men and women of Conway then compete at the Big South Preview meet on the campus of Gardner-Webb before running in the Winthrop Invitational on Sept. 20. The fourth meet scheduled is the Greater Louisville Classic on Oct. 4.
The Chants then return to North Carolina for the Appalachian State-hosted Blue Ridge Mountain Open on Oct. 17. The meet will serve as the teams' final tune-up before the league championship meet.
The 2014 Big South Cross Country Championships will be in Boiling Springs, N.C., on Oct. 31, hosted by Gardner-Webb.
Louisville will host the NCAA Southeast Regional meet on Nov. 14, and the 2014 NCAA Cross Country Championships are set for Nov. 22 in Terre Haute, Indiana.