COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio Dominican's cross country teams get set to compete at the NCAA Regional Championships hosted by Hillsdale College on Saturday afternoon.
When: Saturday, November 17
Race Start Times: Men 10K – 10:30 a.m., Women 6K – 11:45 a.m.
Where: Hayden Park – 1620 Barber Drive Hillsdale, Michigan 49242
Who: A total of 78 schools representing the Great Midwest Athletic Conference, Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and Great Lakes Valley Conference
Spectator Parking: Spectator parking is located along Barber Drive and at the lower field area off Barber Drive; behind the Biermann Athletic Center. A shuttle will be available to transport spectators to the start/finish area of Hayden Park as needed.
Competition Day Schedule
8:30 a.m. - course open to competitors
9:10 a.m. - clerking procedures begin for men's race
10:10 a.m. - men's competitors called to starting line
10:15 a.m. - national anthem
10:20 a.m. - second call to start line for men
10:25 a.m. - start line cleared of all non-competitors
10:28 a.m. - starting line instructions issued
10:30 a.m. - start of men's 10K race
10:25 a.m. - clerking procedures begin for women's race
11:25 a.m. - women's competitors called to starting line
11:35 a.m. - second call to start line for women
11:40 a.m. - start line cleared of all non-competitors
11:43 a.m. - starting line instructions issued
11:45 a.m. - start of women's 6K race
Immediately after completion of women's race - awards presentation
In order to qualify for the championship finals, a team must finish in the top three in their region while 10 teams will be selected at-large by the NCAA Division II Men's and Women's Cross Country Committee.
The top two individuals who are not part of a qualifying team will automatically advance to the championship finals. All finishers in the top five who are not part of a qualifying team will automatically advance to the championship finals. The next eight individuals will be selected at-large.
In the G-MAC Championships, the women were led by senior Kristen Noecker (Circleville, Ohio) who finished with a time of 26:30.9 while freshman Addy Miller-Brown (Marysville, Ohio finished with a time of 27:12.9.