Oct. 14, 2011
PITTSBURGH- The University of Pittsburgh cross country team will participate in its second meet in as many weekends when it travels to Easton, Pa. on Saturday to participate in the Leopard Invitational.
The event, hosted by Lafayette University, will start with the men’s 8K at 10 a.m., followed by the women’s 5K at 10 a.m.
The race will consist of 13 teams on both the men’s and women’s side. In addition to Pitt, schools such as Seton Hall, Lafayette, American University, George Washington University, LaSalle and Saint Francis (Pa.) will be competing.
The Panthers are coming off a strong performance in the CMU Invitational where the women’s team came in sixth place and the men’s team finished in seventh.
On the men’s side, sophomore Ben Kisley continued his impressive season with a 19th-place finish.
Women Place Seventh, Men 14th at NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional
Cross Country Readies for NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional
Women Place Ninth, Men 13th at ACC Cross Country Championship Meet
Cross Country Ready for ACC Championship Meet
Men's and Women's Cross Country Regionally Ranked Heading into Championship Season
Women Place Third, Men Sixth at Princeton Invitational