The Slippery Rock University cross country program will host one of the largest Division II-specific meets in the country this Saturday with the Rock Pre-Nationals at the Bob O’Connor Golf Course at Schenley Park in Pittsburgh. The Rock Pre-Nationals will mark the first time runners will see the course that will be used for the 2018 NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Championships Nov. 17 and the NCAA Division II National Championships Dec. 1, both of which SRU will also host. Runners from 10 different states will compete in tomorrow’s events.
TEAMS COMPETING (current national rankings listed in parenthesis)
• Anderson, S.C. • Ashland, Ohio • Assumption, Mass. • Bloomsburg, Pa. • Cedarville, Ohio • Charleston, W.Va. • Concord, W.Va. • Colorado School of Mines, Colo. (women 6th, men 3rd) • Davis and Elkins, W.Va. • Edinboro, Pa. (women 20th, men 25th) • Fairmont State, W.Va. • Findlay, Ohio • Gannon, Pa. • Hillsdale, Mich. (women 18th) • Indiana, Pa. • Kutztown, Pa. • Lake Erie, Ohio • Lock Haven, Pa. • Malone, Ohio (men 21st) • Mercyhurst, Pa. • Mount Olive, N.C. (women 23rd, men 9th) • Palm Beach Atlantic, Fla. • Queens, N.C. (women 17th, men 6th) • Roberts Wesleyan, N.Y. • Seton Hill, Pa. • Slippery Rock, Pa. • Tampa, Fla. • Walsh, Ohio (women 16th, men 15th) • West Chester, Pa. • West Liberty, W.Va. • West Virginia Wesleyan, W.Va. • Wheeling Jesuit, W.Va.