TERRE HAUTE, Ind. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology opens the 2017 women's cross country season at the John McNichols Cross Country Invitational hosted by Indiana State University.
* Site: LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course (Terre Haute, Ind.)
* The Distance: 5K
* The Time: 9:30 a.m.
* COURSE MAP
RHIT NEWS & NOTES:
* Rose-Hulman has been picked to finish fourth in the HCAC this season, in a preseason poll of league coaches.
* Kally Morozin is the team's returning all-conference runner from the 2016 championships.
* Camille Blaisdell earned honorable mention all-league accolades in 2015.
* Mary Petersen ranks No. 5 in Rose-Hulman history in the six-kilometer distance, with a time of 23:34 last season.
* After Saturday's meet, Rose-Hulman returns to action on Sept. 15 at the Indiana Intercollegiate Championships.