Spartans Prepare for this Weekend’s Winthrop Invitational

September 18, 2014 at 1:59 pm

The USC Upstate cross country team returns to the course Saturday morning as it heads to Rock Hill for the 28th Annual Winthrop Invitational from the Winthrop Lake Course.

The men will get things started at 9 a.m. with the 8K followed by the women’s 5K at 9:45 a.m. The Spartans are one of 14 schools competing in the event, with the races being broken into 12 teams running the men’s race and 13 for the women.

The 14 participating schools are:  Appalachian State (M&W), Benedict (M&W), Catawba (M&W), Claflin (M&W), Coastal Carolina (M&W), Columbia College (W), Emory & Henry (M&W), Georgia State (W), Jacksonville State (M&W), Newberry (M&W), Shawnee State (M), South Carolina State (M&W), USC Upstate (M&W), Winthrop (M&W).

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