The state’s largest high school athletic event takes place Saturday at New Prairie High School with the 50th edition of the New Prairie Cross Country Invite. St. Joe has a long tradition of success at New Prairie and will look to add to it this weekend at this special anniversary meet. Over 115 schools from three states will compete.
The top five teams in each class will receive recognition, as will the top 15 individual runners. The Lady Indians are 4 time Invite Champs while the Indians men are 3 time champs and twice finished runner-up in the distinguished “Elite” division. The St. Joe boys finished 5th and 4th the last two years respectively and look to earn a spot on the podium again in 2017.
Meet schedule for Saturday is (All times EST):
10:25 Varsity Girls AA race
10:55 Varsity Boys AA race
12:25 Boys Frosh/Soph race
12:55 Boys Reserve race