Cross Country To Host UNLV Invitational|
Sept. 19, 2017
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - The Rebel cross country program will hold its UNLV Invitational Saturday morning at Craig Ranch Regional Park in North Las Vegas. The Scarlet & Gray will participate in the women's college/university 5K, which is one of six races that will be contested between 7:15 am and 10:45 am.
The college/university men's 6K opens up the day of competition at 7:15 am, with the women's race to follow at 8:00 am. The varsity boys and girls 5K are slated for 8:30 am and 9:15 am, respectively. The final two races are the open boys 5K (10:00 am) and the open girls 5K (10:45 am).
Dixie State, Long Beach State, Utah Valley and Cerritos College will participate in both the men's 6K and women's 5K, while UNLV, San Diego State and USC will run in the latter race.
This will be UNLV's second foray into competition this season after it finished third overall at New Mexico's Lobo Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M., two weeks ago. Newcomer Emma Wahlenmaier, who finished 15th overall, led the Rebels, while Lindy Eskin, Spencer Moore and Elisa Rovere followed behind in17th, 21st and 24th.