June 23, 2013
Busy fall awaits Augustana women harriers
|It will be a busy fall for the Augustana women's cross country team in 2013 as the Vikings will compete on 10 straight weekends from the opener on August 30 through the NCAA Midwest Regional on November 16.|
It will be a busy fall for the Augustana women's cross country team and long-time head coach Fred Whiteside. The Vikings will begin the season on August 30 at the Fighting Bee Opener and will not take a weekend through the time they host the NCAA Division III Midwest Regional on November 16 at Saukie Golf Course.
Whiteside's team will compete 10 straight weeks, including hosting its own Brissman-Lundeen Invitational on Friday, September 27 at Saukie. Augustana will go to invitationals at Bradley, Wisconsin Lutheran, St. Ambrose (twice), Loras and Northern Illinois as well as competing at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships.
The 2013 Augustana women's cross country schedule is below.
2013 AUGUSTANA WOMEN'S CROSS COUNTRY SCHEDULE
|August 30||Fighting Bee Opener||Bettendorf, Iowa (Crow Creek)||6:00 p.m.|
|September 6||Bradley Intercollegiate Invitational||Peoria, Illinois (Detweiller)||4:45 p.m.|
|September 13||Illinois Intercollegiate Championships||Bourbonnais, Illinois (Aspen Ridge)||4:15 p.m.|
|September 27||Brissman/Lundeen Invitational||HOME (Saukie Golf Course)||5:00 p.m.|
|October 5||Wisconsin Lutheran Invitational||West Allis, Wisconsin (Greenfield Park)||10:00 a.m.|
|October 12||St. Ambrose Invitational||Bettendorf, Iowa (Crow Creek)||10:30 a.m.|
|October 18||Loras Invitational||Dubuque, Iowa (Soccer Complex)||4:00 p.m.|
|November 2||CCIW Championships||Winfield, Illinois (St. James Farm)||12:00 noon|
|November 8||Northern Illinois Open||DeKalb, Illinois||4:00 p.m.|
|November 16||NCAA Midwest Regional||HOME (Saukie Golf Course)||11:00 a.m.|
HEAD COACH: Fred Whiteside