On Saturday morning the best cross country runners from 21 teams will line up for the NCAA Division III West Regionals hosted by Pomona-Pitzer. Both the Kingsmen and Regals will send a squad to the meet.
Cal Lutheran men’s cross country runners toed the line for the final time in Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) competition at Prado Park this morning, combining for an 8th place finish at the Championship meet.
The second meet of the season for the Cal Lutheran men’s cross country team was a solid showing at the Second Annual Mustang Invitational featuring Division I, II, NAIA and community college teams was hosted by The Master’s College at Central Park in Santa Clarita, Calif. As the only Division III program at the event, the Kingsmen placed 11th.
The 2013 season got underway this morning at the ASICS/UCI Invitational hosted at ARC Field. The Cal Lutheran men’s cross country team placed 8th in a competitive field that included Division I programs.
With seven harriers returning to the course for the 2013 Cal Lutheran men’s cross country campaign, plus the addition of four new runners the Kingsmen aim to use their experience to climb in the conference standings this fall.
At the conclusion of each academic and athletic year the school with the most combined championships points in Division III is honored with the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup. In 2012-13 Cal Lutheran climbed in the standings from 51st a year ago to 43rd out of 328 schools nationwide this year.