Cross Country Teams Open 2017 Season at Lehigh University Invitational on September 1

Ben Smith '19 and Carly Danoski '20 compete in the 2016 Moravian Invitational at Bicentennial Park.
Ben Smith '19 and Carly Danoski '20 compete in the 2016 Moravian Invitational at Bicentennial Park.

BETHLEHEM, Pa. --- The Moravian College men's and women's cross country teams are slated to start their 2017 season on Friday, September 1 with the annual Lehigh University Invitational.

The Greyhounds will then head to Juniata College on September 9 for a preview of the course that will host the 2017 Landmark Conference Championships. September concludes with another trip to Lehigh for the annual Paul Short Run on Friday, September 29.

Moravian has a pair of races set for October with a trip to the Rowan University Inter-Regional Border Battle on October 14 before a return trip to Huntingdon for the Landmark Conference Championships on October 28.

The Hounds will also run in the NCAA Division III Mideast Regional on Saturday, November 11 hosted by Dickinson College at Big Spring High School in Newville, Pennsylvania. The 2017 NCAA Division III National Championships hosted by Principia College in Elsah, Illinois will wrap up the season on November 18.

To view the entire 2017 Moravian cross country schedule, visit http://moraviansports.com/sports/wxc/2017-18/schedule.