Harriers Begin Season Thursday
The Fall Sports season officially begins this Thursday with the Emmitsburg Lady E-Hawk and E-Hawk Cross Country teams competing in the Spencer invitational.
The event gets underway at 5 p.m. with Junior Varsity races and will be run at the Spencer Municipal Golf Course. The varsity races will follow the JV?events.
The harriers then gear back up on Thursday of next week when they will be joined by their Middle School counterparts in competing at the Okoboji Invitational, which will get underway at 4:30 p.m. at the Woodlyn Hills Golf Course, just east of Milford. The Middle School runners will compete first, followed by JV and Varsity.
All varsity boys and girls races this season will be a five kilometer distance, an increase for the girls over the previous four kilometer distance.