2016 Spartan Invite

2016 Auto Owners Cross Country Spartan Invitational
Sponsored by Playmakers


2016 Videos ---- 2016 Photos ---- Event Schedule

Please Note: 2017 Spartan Invite information will be posted here on Friday, January 27, and the "Team Registration" for 2017 will be live on Friday, February 3. Please remember, there is a limited number of positions for the Spartan Invite on a yearly basis. 

Join us for the 2016 Spartan Invitational at Forest Akers East Golf Course on Friday, September 16! The Spartan Invite, is not only one of the biggest cross country meets in the state, but also one of the most competitive and fun for the athletes, coaches, and spectators! Join us and watch a day full of great races with individual and team competitions.

Date: Friday, September 16, 2016

Site: Michigan State University’s - Forest Akers East Golf Course

Parking: MSU Commuter Lot - Corner of Mt. Hope and Farm Lane

Spartan Gear: Spartan Invite and MSU Cross Country gear will be for sale. (Credit cards are accepted)

Spectator Entrance Fee: $7 (Shuttle Bus from parking lot is free)

Stay Social: #SpartanXC

Lansing Sport's Authority - Micro Site: Hotel Info, Restaurants, and other valuable Greater Lansing Information. 


Spartan Invite History: Result History --- Past Videos --- Past Pictures


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A special thanks to Auto Owners Insurance and Lansing Sports Authority for sponsoring the Spartan Invite. Thank you to Playmakers for serving as event support, t-shirt sales, and as a major sponsor.    


Meet Director

Andy Marsh
2299 W. Grand River Ave. 
Okemos, MI 48864 (preferred)
(517) 420-0432 (emergency)

Michigan State University 
Track and Field Event Manager