Aug. 31, 2012
THE FLATS – The Georgia Tech cross country will travel the 63 miles to Bishop, Ga. to open the 2012 season in the UGA Invite on Saturday at the UGA Equestrian Farm. The men’s 8K competition begins at 8 a.m. and the women 5K race at 8:45 a.m.
The Yellow Jackets have opened their last three seasons at the UGA Invite and it will be the only meet in the state of Georgia for Tech this season.
Joining Georgia Tech on the course is Mercer University, Campbell University, Point University and the host Bulldogs. Last season, the men’s cross country team raced to a second place finish at the UGA Invite, while the women took fifth place.