BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University cross country runners Soufiane Bouchikhi and Ann Eason were honored by the Ohio Valley Conference on Tuesday for their performances this weekend at the Notre Dame Invitational and Greater Louisville Classic. Bouchikhi was named the adidas OVC Male Runner of the Week, while Eason was named the adidas OVC Female Runner of the Week.
How the top five runners and teams from each class did this week.
Harlan County product and Central product are chosen runners of the week for their respective conferences.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The 7th-ranked SMC Pioneer men won the 11th annual Greater Louisville Classic on Saturday, Sept. 29. The event at E.P. Sawyer State Park in Louisville, Ky., included more than 90 teams from 29 states in six separate college races. (via www.gosmcpioneers.com)
Greater Louisville Classic College Races Video and Picture Coverage
KYtrackXC.com will be Live at the Greater Louisville Classic providing coverage all day long starting with the college races in the morning and the high school/middle school action in the afternoon. Check back on the comments on this article for live updates all day long.
BOYS TOP 200 Based on 2012 Average Time
Greater Louisville Classic Girls Virtual Preview
The Greater Louisville Classic is held on the same course as the Trinity/Valkyrie Invitational, but they are two totally different meets each year. Trinity/Valkyrie brings an intense team battle that is more regionally based (KY, IN, OH) with most of the top Louisville schools in attendance, whereas Greater Louisville brings in more depth from throughout the state of Kentucky giving teams from the far west (Paducah area) a chance to compete against teams from the north and areas right outside of Louisville.
Exceeding expectations is nothing new to Liz Anderson. For the junior cross country runner and her team, the expectations have never been higher. The season has only just begun, but the Commodores are already making headlines, thanks primarily to their remarkable success last fall.
Louisville, KY- The Louisville Sports Commission (LSC) will host 115 colleges and universities from 24 states in the 11th Annual Greater Louisville Classic (GLC), which for the first time in the 11 year history should be the largest college meet contested in the United States in 2012.