13th Ocean State XC Invitational
Register your school now; enter your runners in September.
Goddard State Park at 1095 Ives Road, Warwick RI 02818
Friday, September 27 - Middle School Races
Saturday, September 28 - High School Races
Saturday, September 28 - Open 5K Trail Run
Registration is now open for the 13th Annual Ocean State XC High School Invitational to be held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Goddard State Park, 1095 Ives Road, Warwick RI 02818.
Connecticut high school teams already registered for meet this year include Amity (B), Conrad (B), Danbury, Daniel Hand (B), Darien (G), Fairfield Prep, Fairfield Warde, Haddam Killingworth, Old Saybrook, Norwich Free Academy, Trumbull
Middle school races for grades 6, 7, and 8 will be held on Friday, September 27 from 3:40 to 6:00. Last year 1,750 middle school runners from 55 schools entered the meet.
The 2018 High School meet included 171 teams and more than 3,400 runners from CT, MA, NH, NJ, NY and RI. Once again, Connecticut had a major presence in the meet with 38 teams competing.
- In the Championship races, Tolland took 2nd in the boys and 6th in the girls, while Wilbur Cross placed 5th in the boys.
- Connecticut boys' teams dominated the Varsity 1 race: Brookfield (1st), Haddam Killingworth (2nd) and East Lyme (5th). Fairfield Warde earned the silver plaque in the Varsity 2.
- In the Varsity 1 girls race Old Saybrook was 2nd, Haddam Killingworth 3rd, and East Lyme 5th.
- Tolland boys tallied a rare perfect score of 15 in the JV 1 boys.
- The Top 25 All-Time Performances in the history of the meet include 6 Connecticut boys and 8 Connecticut girls.
Goddard Park is known for its rolling hills and scenic trail views overlooking the Greenwich Bay on its spectator-friendly course. Ample room is available for warmup and team tents.
Sanctions have been requested from AL, CT, GA, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA, and VT.
For additional information such as hotels, schedule, awards, etc., view the website www.oceanstatexc.com