MAC XC Championships set for Oct. 8

ROMNEY, W.Va. — Join the Romney Middle School Pioneers cross country team as it hosts the annual MAC Cross Country Championship meet on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 in Romney, W.Va. Approximately 150 runners are expected to toe the start line in two varsity races, one each for boys and girls.

Girls race first at 4:30 p.m. The start of the boys’ race will be between five and 10 minutes after the conclusion of the girls’ race. Teams will begin arrive between 3 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. and will conduct a walking preview of the course, which begins atop the hill by the middle school and finishes at the 50-yard-line on the visitors’ side track at Hampshire High School. Pioneers

Timing will be provided by the Potomac Highlands Distance Club. Photos and complete results will be posted here later on race night. The photos will be available at no cost to viewers — simply select a photo, right-click and choose “save as” and save it to your desktop or another designated location.