The Mount St. Mary's University cross country teams return to action at the 28th annual Gettysburg Invitational on Saturday. The men will be running an eight-kilometer course while the women will be running six kilometers. The meet begins at 10:30 a.m with the men's race with the women's race to start at 11:30 a.m.
The Mount is coming off a strong performance at the Paul Short run on September 29. Nicolas Fransham finished in sixth place out of 132 Division I runners to help lead the Mount to a sixth-place finish in the Brown Race. Chris Evans finished 21st overall for the Mount as well. For the women, Ashleigh Kocher finished 49th in the field of 128 Division I runners with teammate Clarke Hooper right behind in 50th place.