UCCS Begins Championship Season at RMAC Meet
SILVER CITY, N.M. - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's cross country team will compete in one of the toughest conference championship meets in the nation when the Mountain Lions compete at the RMAC Cross Country Championships on Saturday. The eight-kilometer course at the Silver City Golf Course begins at 10:45 a.m.
Six of the 13 teams, including UCCS, were mentioned in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Assocation national poll. All six are ranked in the top 10 of the South Central Region, with the Mountain Lions in seventh.
"This is one of the toughest meets of the season," said Head Men's Cross Country Coach Mark Misch.
The meet will be the final tuneup before the national qualifying meet - the NCAA Division II South Central Region Championships - on Nov. 9 in Canyon, Texas.
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