By: Jill Wunrow
GREEN BAY, Wis. (GreenBayPhoenix.com) - The Green Bay men's and women's cross
country teams kicked off the 2012 season at the UIC Opener Sept. 1 but are
looking forward to less travel and more home-cooked meals this season as four
of Green Bay's six remaining meets take place in the state of Wisconsin, giving
fans and spectators plenty of opportunities to cheer on the Phoenix.
Saturday, Sept. 8 Green Bay will be
competing in the Midwest Collegiate Open in Kenosha, Wis. at 10 a.m. before
competing in the Falcon Invite Saturday, Sept. 15 at 11 a.m. on the Concordia campus
in Mequon, Wis. In-state rival UW-Milwaukee is the host of this year's Horizon League
Championship being held Saturday, Oct. 27 at the Parkside National Course in
Kenosha, Wis. at 11 a.m.
Competition in the state of Wisconsin
concludes with the NCAA District Regional meet Friday, Nov. 9 at Zimmer Cross
Country Course at Ridges Golf Club in Madison, Wis. The regional competition
kicks off with the women's 6K race beginning at 11 a.m.
To view the complete men's and women's cross country schedule click here.
VIDEO BIOS NOW ACTIVE: Each year student-athletes take the opportunity to be
creative and record their video bios for GreenBayPhoenix.com. This year's cross
country squad consists of 15 women and 10 men and for the first time in at
least five years, the women outnumber the men.
To learn more about the cross country
teams, check out their bios below:
Throughout the year fans can watch
video bios on every student-athlete from each of Green Bay's 16 sport programs
by visiting the A.R.M.S. Video Vault on GreenBayPhoenix.com.
the latest and most up-to-date information on Green Bay Athletics, please visit
us on Twitter: @GBPhoenix and @JillWunrow.
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