Elementary/Middle School Cross Country

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University School Elementary & Middle School Cross Country 

Coach:

iconAttention all Cross Country ( middle and high school ) runners. Practice will begin on August 4th, 2014. Middle school runners must meet coach by 3:10 in order to begin practice on time. Please meet coach in the front of the school. All High School runners should meet at the VA and be ready for practice by 3:30 on August 4th. All runners must have a current physical on file with the school in order to practice. Athletes without physicals will not be allowed to practice until this requirement is met. Physicals will be administered this week, please check with the , for additional details.  Also, please remember that Concussion Forms must also be completed and on file with the school in order for the athletes to practice.  For any questions please contact the cross country coaches directly. Email for Coach Whitson is marymargaretwhitson@icloud.com

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2013-2014

Announcements:

Please note that due to the TSSAA Policy on Outdoor Sports Practice during times of extreme heat, Cross Country practice may be cancelled by the coach or Athletic Director.  Please remind athletes to bring a water bottle and to drink plenty of water at school and at home!

Runners - please note that you MUST have a physical and turn in your Emergency Treatment Form  ASAP.  You cannot participate in a meet until these forms are returned. 

Directions to University School Cross Country Meets

Weyerhaeuser Park (The old Heritage Park) (1st Annual Redskin Rally)

Take Exit 51 (Wilcox Drive)

Go straight at bottom of exit ramp

Continue on Wilcox Drive for 2 miles (you will pass a BP gas station on your left)

Get in the right lane

As soon as you cross a bridge, turn right onto Jared Drive and take immediate right onto Riverport Road

Go 2 miles, complex is on the right

Holston Dam (Run for the Hills Meet)

Take Bristol Highway. Just before Bristol Speedway take right onto 394. Go straight through red light. Stay on 394 (5/6 miles) to second red light. Take right onto 421. Follow signs to Holston Dam.

David Crockett High School (Santo Cicirello Meet)

Take West Market Street out of town towards Jonesborough.  West Market Street becomes Jackson Blvd (2.1 mile).  Turn left onto N Washington Drive (0.2 mile).  Turn right onto W Main St. (0.8 mile).  Continue on Old TN-34 (2.0 mile).  David Crockett will be on your right. 

Daniel Boone High School (Region and Trailblazer)

Take I-181 N to Exit 42. Turn left. The school is a couple miles ahead on the left.

Winged Deer Park

Take Bristol Highway and Winged Deer Park will be on the left.  Take Carroll Creek Road until the boat dock.  The race is to the right of the boat dock and pavilion.

Steele Creek, Bristol (Bristol Cross Meet)

Take Bristol Highway to State Street (in Bristol). Turn left on State Street. Stay on State Street bearing left in front of the Walmart. Go past the K-Mart. Turn left at Taco Bell and CVS. Turn left on 126. Steele Creek Park is one mile ahead.

Warriors Path State Park

Take 1-181 towards Kingsport and take Rock Springs Road exit. After you exit turn right onto Moreland Drive. You will pass Sullivan South High School on your left. Continue on road, crossing straight through red light on Ft. Henry Drive and follow road until you reach park. Follow signs.

VA Meets

Turn into the Veterans Administration (VA) from State of Franklin (across from the Mini-Dome at ETSU)

Victor Ashe Park, Knoxville

From downtown Knoxville, take Western Avenue headed west; after approximately four miles, turn right onto Pleasant Ridge Road; go approximately three miles (before Northwest Middle School) and turn left onto Bradshaw Road; park is on immediate right.

Hagan Stone, Greensboro, NC

From I-40 E towards Greensboro merge onto US-220 S via Exit 218A toward US-220 S/Asheboro/I-85-BR S.  Merge onto I-85 N via Exit 78.  Take the US-421, exit on Exit 126 toward Sanford.  Merge onto US-421 S/Joseph M Hunt Jr Expy via Exit 126A toward Sanford.  Turn right onto Hagan-Stone Park Road.