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2016 Spartan Invite


2016 Auto Owners Cross Country Spartan Invitational
Sponsored by Playmakers

UPDATED RESULTS

Spectator Information ---- Event Schedule ---- Box Assignment ----- Competing Athletes

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)

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2016 Spartan Invite - Schedule of Events

Collegiate Race Schedule

11:50 AM - College Men (8K)

12:30 PM - College Women (6K)


High School Race Schedule

1:00 PM - High School Boys Bronze Race (Division 2 & 3) Awards Stage - 2:15pm

1:25 PM - High School Boys “Spartan” Elite Awards Stage - 2:40pm

1:45 PM - High School Girls Bronze Race (Division 2 & 3) Awards Stage - 3:05pm

2:10 PM - High School Girls “Spartan” Elite Awards Stage - 3:30pm

2:30 PM - High School Boys JV #1 (White and Green Teams) Awards – In finish chute

3:00 PM - High School Girls JV #1 (White and Green Teams) Awards – In finish chute

3:30 PM - High School Boys JV #2 (Bronze and Spartan Elite Teams) Awards – In finish chute

4:00 PM - High School Girls JV #2 (Bronze and Spartan Elite Teams) Awards – In finish chute

4:30 PM - High School Boys Green Race (Division 1 & 2)                      Awards Stage - 5:40pm

4:55 PM - High School Boys White Race (Division 3 & 4) Awards Stage - 6:00pm

5:20 PM - High School Girls Green Race (Division 1 & 2) Awards Stage - 6:20pm

5:45 PM - High School Girls White Race (Division 3 & 4) Awards Stage - 6:40pm


Middle School (By MHSAA Rule change - 6 Grade Runners will compete with 7 & 8 Grade Runners, please note race setup adjustment)

6:10 PM - Middle School “Varsity” Boys - Top 10 Runners Team Awards - 6:55pm

6:20 PM - Middle School “Varsity” Girls - Top 10 Runners Team Awards - 7:05pm

6:30 PM - Middle School - All remaining athletes Awards - In finish chute


 

Sponsors

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
Playmakers 
2299 W. Grand River Ave. 
Okemos, MI 48864
andy@playmakers.com (preferred)
(517) 420-0432 (emergency)

Michigan State University 
Track and Field Event Manager