All students in grades K through 8 are welcome to join the Cross Country Team. Distances start at 3/4 mile for 3rd & 4th graders and progress to 1.8 miles for 7th & 8th grade. Grades K-2 participate in “Kiddie Fun Runs” at each meet. The sport adapts itself to each runner’s level of ability, allowing all to participate.
The Cross Country season begins in September and concludes at the beginning of November. The team practices 2-3 days per week and the majority of the meets are held on weekends.
Our Lady of Sorrows hosts the Fall Festival Cross Country Meet at Flood’s Hill in South Orange.
All practices are held at Flood’s Hill, South Orange (September-November).
Grades 3-8: Every Tuesday & Thursday, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Grades K-8: Every Saturday, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Fall 2016 Meet Schedule:
- Saturday, October 7st at OLS, South Orange
- Saturday, October 8th at Assumption, Loantaka Park
- Sunday, October 16th at Holy Trinity, Westfield
- Friday, October 28th at St Elizabeth, Natirar
- St. Virgil’s – TBD
- St. Vincent Martyr – TBD
Full schedule to be confirmed shortly