JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Sept. 1, 2005) - The ETSU cross country teams open up the 2005 season this Saturday as the Bucs travel to the Virginia Tech Invitational in Blacksburg, Va. The women's race begins at 9:00 a.m. while the men's will immediately follow at 9:45.
The men's team returns senior Peter Dalton (
For the women, Christine Ward (Candler, N.C.) returns as the lone senior to lead a young Lady Bucs team. Ward finished 27th at the Virginia Tech Invitational last year.
Both team's schedule for 2005 includes the Mountaineer Opener in September, and the Furman Invitational, Blue Ridge Open, and Clemson/Georgia State Invitational in October. The Atlantic Sun Conference Championships will be held at