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Cross Country Update: Week 3

Megan Schott-Roosevelt-Iowa  ©Brian Ray 2018

Megan Schott-Roosevelt-Iowa
©Brian Ray 2018

Thus far, this week in XC in Iowa has been a bit of a rocky one.  Some high school and college meets were successfully held early in the week, a fair number of HS meets were canceled or postponed Thursday evening because of inclement weather, and a number of meets will take place around the state Saturday.

Catch up on Iowa HS XC results and rankings here:


The University of Iowa hosted the Hawkeye Invitational last Friday September 6, with Iowa, Iowa State, Drake, Stephens College, Iowa Central, Hawkeye CC, Illinois State and UNI Women racing 4K and Iowa, Drake, UNI, Hawkeye CC, Iowa Central and Illinois State racing 6K at Iowa’s Ashton Course.  There were many former Iowa preps competing, including former Waverly Shell Rock prep Abby Caldwell, now of Iowa State, who won the individual title.

Iowa Men and Women swept the team titles.

Men Individual results: https://results.wayzatatiming.com/meets/4198/xc-events/170927/results

Men’s Team results: https://results.wayzatatiming.com/meets/4198/xc-events/170927/scores

Women’s Individual results: https://results.wayzatatiming.com/meets/4198/xc-events/170928/results

Women’s Team results: https://results.wayzatatiming.com/meets/4198/xc-events/170928/scores

There were also many Iowans competing in Wartburg’s John Kurtt Fall Invite: https://go-knights.net/news/2019/9/7/mens-cross-country-wartburg-wins-john-kurtt-fall-invite.aspx

Meets involving Iowa Colleges and Universities this weekend:

Illinois State Invitational-https://goredbirds.com/news/2019/9/12/redbird-cross-country-hosts-7th-annual-illinois-state-invite-friday.aspx

Les Duke Invitational-https://pioneers.grinnell.edu/sports/2012/4/17/MXC_0417124140.aspx?path=mcross

Luther All American-https://www.luther.edu/sports/men/cross-country/all-american/

South Dakota State Classic-https://gojacks.com/schedule.aspx?path=mcross