Falcons Prepare To Host Air Force Open
ON YOUR MARK... GET SET... GO!The Air Force cross country team holds its only home competition of the season on Saturday, Oct. 23, when they host the Air Force Open at North Monument Valley Park in Colorado Springs, Colo. The women will kick things off with a 6k race at 10 a.m., while the men's 8k start is slated for 10:45 a.m.
DIRECTIONS TO THE RACETo get to North Monument Valley Park, take I-25 to the Fillmore exit and go east. A half-mile down the road, turn right on Cascade. After another half-mile, turn right onto Fontanrero. Please park in the parking area along Fontanero at the eastern edge of the park. The start/finish area will be down the trail to your left.
"RANK" YOU VERY MUCHWith 272 points, the Air Force men's cross country team moved up to 12th in the Oct. 19 national poll, as determined by the United States Cross Country Coaches Association. The men moved to third place in the Mountain Region rankings, behind Colorado (third, nationally) and BYU (10th, nationally).