July 31, 2014
The University of Alabama men’s and women’s cross country program announced its schedule for the upcoming 2014 season, a slate highlighted by the Crimson Tide hosting the 2014 SEC Championships in October.
Alabama will kick off the season at the Alabama vs. Samford Dual in Birmingham, Ala., on Friday, August 29. The team will resume action on Saturday, September 20, at the Asheville Cross Country Carnival in Asheville, N.C. Two weeks later, Alabama continues the season on Saturday, October 4, at the Paul Short Invitational at Bethlehem, Pa.
The season reaches its critical stage as the Tide hosts the Crimson Classic at the Harry Pritchett Running Park in Tuscaloosa on Friday, October 17. The highlight of the schedule will occur on Friday, Oct. 31, when the Crimson Tide will host the 2014 SEC Cross Country Championships in Tuscaloosa.
Alabama travels to the 2014 NCAA South Regional Championships on Friday, November 14, in Tallahassee, Fla., in a meet in which the Tide will attempt to qualify for the 2014 NCAA Championships slated for Saturday, Nov. 22, in Terre Haute, Ind.
2014 Alabama Cross Country Schedule
|Aug. 29||Alabama vs. Samford Dual||Birmingham, Ala.|
|Sept. 20||Asheville Cross Country Carnival||Asheville, N.C.|
|Oct. 4||Paul Short Invitational||Bethlehem, Pa.|
|Oct. 17||Crimson Classic||Tuscaloosa, Ala.|
|Oct. 31||SEC Championships||Tuscaloosa, Ala.|
|Nov. 14||NCAA South Regional Championships||Tallahassee, Fla.|
|Nov. 22||NCAA Championships||Terre Haute, Ind.|