Blue Cross Country Announces 2019 Schedule, Hosts Invitational on August 30

Senior Fiona Harrigian and the Blue host the Wellesley Invitational on August 30 at Nehoiden Golf Course (Frank Poulin).
Senior Fiona Harrigian and the Blue host the Wellesley Invitational on August 30 at Nehoiden Golf Course (Frank Poulin).

WELLESLEY, Mass. -- Wellesley College cross country and Head Coach Phil Jennings have announced the team's schedule for the upcoming 2019 season. 

The Blue have seven regular season events on the schedule in 2019, highlighted by the season opening Wellesley Invitational on Friday, August 30 at 6:15 PM at Nehoiden Golf Course. This year marks the third consecutive season the Blue will host the season-opening invite.

After competing in Maine, New Hampshire, and Connecticut the Blue return to Massachusetts for the annual New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championships, set to take place this year on November 3 at Franklin Park in Boston. One of the Blue's early season trips (September 21) will take the team to Bowdoin, where they will return for the 2019 NCAA Division III New England Regional on Saturday, November 16. 

For complete details, visit the team's 2019 Schedule page.

Schedule Notes: 

  • 2019 Wellesley Invitational: Friday, August 30, 6:15 PM at Nehoiden Golf Course  
  • NEWMAC Championships: Sunday, November 3, 12:00 PM at Franklin Park in Boston, Mass. 
  • The 2019 NCAA Division III Championships: Saturday, November 23, 12:00 PM at Tom Sawyer State Park in Louisville, Ky.

Wellesley Athletics strives for excellence at the conference, regional, and national levels, while providing opportunities for students to achieve their potential and learn the values of discipline, leadership, critical thinking, and responsibility to oneself and others.