August 8, 2018--The Mount St. Mary's men's and women's cross country teams have announced their 2018 schedule, highlighted by the 14th annual Mount St. Mary's 5K Duals to open the campaign.
The Mountaineers will be opening the 2018 season by hosting the Mount St. Mary's 5K Duals on campus. This will be the 14th time the Mount has hosted the 5K Duals since the first competition in 2004. The Mount will follow its lone home meet of the year by heading to the Messiah Invitational on September 22.
A trip to the prestigious Paul Short Run hosted by Lehigh University on September 29 is next up for the Mountaineers, ahead of participating in the Gettysburg Invitational on October 13. The regular season concludes at the Last Chance Run Fast Invitational hosted by Lebanon Valley College on October 19. The 2018 Northeast Conference Championships will be hosted by Bryant on October 27 while the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional will be on November 9 at Penn State.
Last season, the men's team finished in fourth place at the NEC Championships while the women's team finished seventh.