Cross Country News
NWAC Cross Country Championships to be held at St. Martin's University
Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships
Northwest Athletic Conference office announced today that the 2016 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships will be held Saturday, November 12, 2016, at St. Martin’s University in Lacey, Washington. The men’s race will start at 11am, followed by the women’s race at 12pm. NWAC runners will use the St. Martin’s University Cross-Country Invitational on 9/24, 2016 as their preview meet as well. Hotel RL by Red Lion in Olympia will be the host hotel.
According to Marco Azurdia, NWAC Executive Director, “The NWAC is excited about this partnership with St. Martin’s University, their athletic department and their staff. They have been great to work with in our planning meetings and are eager to provide our student-athletes a great championship experience.
Additionally at each championship event NWAC student-athletes are involved in a community service project. This year at the Cross Country Championships, NWAC and its’ student-athletes will be partnering with City Gates Ministries to provide used clothing to those in need.