Athletics and Scarlet Fever will be sponsoring a free student fan bus to cheer on th Illinois Tech Cross Country teams as they compete in their Conference Meet this coming Saturday, November 3rd.
Attending is a great opportunity to experience an actual collegiate race up-close and personal. This meet is also great for the student-athletes to run in front of family, alumni and friends. Come support the team, feel the excitement and make some noise for your Scarlet Hawks! If you want to be a part of this experience, sign up this week and catch a free ride with the Cross Country Fan Bus.
To sign up, please click below:
*The bus can only take current IIT students.
The bus will pick up students at the front of MSV (3241 S. Wabash Ave.)
Times: 9:30-10:30am - Fan Bus travels to site (50-60min)
11:00am - Women's 5000 Meter Race
11:45am - Men's 8000 Meter Race
1:30pm - Fan Bus arrives back to IIT campus
Channahon Community Park - 24856 West Eames Street, Channahon, IL 60410
St. Francis will host the CCAC Conference Championship Meet at Channahon Park in Channahon, IL. The course is 1.7 mile loop. It is flat with grass and gravel limestone trail with several long straight a ways. In each loop there are 2 portions of running in back woods. It is all grass and soft dirt. The course should run fast. The women run 1 full loop and a portion of 2nd loop before making a turn to the finish. The men will do 2 full loops and a portion of 3rd loop before making a turn to the finish.
20minutes following the conclusion of the men's race
-Top 15 Finishers in the races receive All-Conferences
-The winning male and female teams will receive CCAC Championship plaque and qualify for nationals
-First male and female is awarded the athlete of the year award
-First freshman male and female will be awarded the most outstanding freshman of the year award
-CCAC coaches will vote on the men's and women's coach of the year. CCAC Chairman will hold voting at the end of the meet.