BIG EAST Championships Up Next for Cross Country Teams
Nov. 1, 2013
CHICAGO -- The DePaul men's and women's cross country teams head to Kenosha, Wis., on Saturday morning for the 2013 BIG EAST Championships, hosted by Marquette University.
The event will be held at the Wayne E. Dannehl National Cross Country Course. For the Blue Demons, it will be their second trip to the course this year; the Blue Demons competed at the Lucian Rosa Invitational on Oct. 12.
DePaul is looking to improve on its performance at last year's BIG EAST Championships. Eddie McDaniel posted the top time out of 2013 returning players, finishing in 44th overall, and Herald Alvarez checked in behind him at No. 62. On the women's side, Jackie Kasal took 59th and Taylor Hynes logged a 77th-place finish.
The men's 8K championship will begin at 11 a.m. CT with the women's 6K final starting at 11:50 a.m. An awards ceremony will follow at 12:40 p.m. Live race results are available at FloTrak and race results will be posted online at DePaulBlueDemons.com following the race.
A bus will take students to the race free of charge at 9:15 a.m. Pickup will be at the Sullivan Athletic Center on Sheffield.