EZ Meet Services – 8-4-2016 - Registration is now open for the 10th Annual Ocean State XC High School Invitational to be held on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Goddard State Park, 1095 Ives Road, Warwick RI 02818.
Middle school races for grades 6, 7, and 8 will be held on Friday, September 23 from 3:40 to 6:00. Last year more than 1,500 middle school runners competed.
The 2015 High School meet included 168 teams and more than 3,000 runners from CO, CT, MA, NH, NJ, NY, and RI. Connecticut schools were highly visible with 46 teams competing. In the Championship race, Glastonbury girls were third and Immaculate 4th while Norwich Free Academy boys were 5th. In the large school division, the Fairfield Warde girls were 5th and the boys 2nd. Haddam Killingworth girls took 3rd in the small school division with Suffield 5th; the Haddam Killingworth boys took home the gold, and Ledyard was 4th and Tolland 5th.
Goddard Park is known for its rolling hills and scenic trail views overlooking the Greenwich Bay on its spectator-friendly course. Ample room is available for warmup and team tents. Sanctions have been requested from CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, NC, PA, RI, and VT.
For additional information such as schedule, entry procedures, hotels, etc., view the website at: 2016 Ocean State XC Invitational (http://www.oceanstatexc.com/)