Cross-Country

Cross Country is open to all LCA and PSR students in grades 1-8.

Practices

  • Practice begins first week of August
  • Practices take place M-TH for 1 hour at Lakewood Park.
  • 1-2 grade (intramural) athletes are expected to attend at least 2 practices per week and run over 1 mile total distance during practice
  • 3-8 grade (CYO) athletes are expected to attend at least 3 practices per week and run over 1.5 miles total distance during practice
  • Athletes must have a pair of quality running shoes and appropriate warm-up clothes
  • Current physical must be on file before participation

Intramural Meets

  • Four consecutive Wednesday evenings in September
  • Meets are held at various west side locations
  • Intramural athletes run 1 mile
  • A uniform t-shirt will be provided and theirs to keep
  • All athletes participate in every event

CYO Meets

  • Saturdays or Sundays from late August through mid October
  • Meets are held at various greater Cleveland locations
  • 3rd-5th grade athletes run 1.5 miles
  • 6th-8th grade athletes run 2 miles
  • A uniform consisting of running shorts and jersey will be provided for each athlete to use during the season
  • Running spikes may be used during events
  • Six to seven meets per season, and all athletes participate in every event

Uniforms

  • A uniform consisting of running shorts and a singlet will be provided for each athlete to use during the season
  • Athletes must have a pair of quality running shoes and appropriate warm-up clothes
  • CYO athletes may use running spikes during events

For more information contact:

Head Coach Bill Trentel
Phone: 216-522-2944
Email: btrentel@yahoo.com