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Preview: UChicago cross country heading to Brandeis for UAA Championships

Preview: UChicago cross country heading to Brandeis for UAA Championships

CHICAGO – The University of Chicago men's and women's cross country teams are going head-to-head with the best in their conference this weekend at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships.

This year's UAA races are being hosted by Brandeis University, where the women's 6,000-meter race will take place at 11:00 AM (ET), followed by the men's 8,000-meter race at Noon (ET). Last year, the Maroons placed second on the women's side and third on the men's side out of the eight conference teams.

UChicago's returning All-UAA runners include senior Michael Frasco, junior Gareth Jones, senior Catherine Young, senior Brianna Hickey and sophomore Megan Verner-Crist.

Six UAA women's teams and three UAA men's teams are ranked in the national top 35 by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

UChicago at UAA Championships

  • DATE/TIME: Saturday, October 31 at 11 AM/Noon (ET) – Waltham, Mass.
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