Aug. 30, 2012
EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State cross country programs begin the 2012 season on Friday morning at the Jeff Drenth Memorial 5K Cross Country Open in Mount Pleasant, Mich. Central Michigan hosts the event at the Pleasant Hills Golf Course, with the men's race starting at 10 a.m. and the women's 5k following at 10:45 a.m.
The women's program opens the season ranked No. 17 nationally in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) preseason poll, while the men are receiving votes in their respective national poll.
The meet is free and fans are able to park at the golf course.