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2019 Meet Information

38th Sewanee Invitational - Saturday, September 28, 2019

Women's Race - 6k at 9 a.m.,  Men's Race - 8k at 9:45 a.m.

Attendance by invitation only.  Please contact Joe Sponsel for information:


Course Information:

Location - The Course at Sewanee, Greens View Road, Sewanee, TN

Course Map:  click here for a pdf


Meet Information:

ENTRIES RECEIVED: Click here for a list of entries for the 2019 Sewanee Invitational (subject to change). 

FINAL RESULTS: Women's 6K Results | Men's 8K Results

COURSE: Located entirely on The Course at Sewanee with rolling grass terrain. Our course is a 2k loop that follows a few gravel and paved paths but is mostly on grass. The course will be available for inspection Saturday morning but will be closed to runners on Friday afternoon. Women run the 6k course and Men run the 8k course. 

COURSE PREVIEW:  The cross country race course will be available for preview on Saturday morning only.  It will be CLOSED to runners on Friday.  Please do not take your team onto the course on Friday or we will get into trouble with the golf course management.

COURSE ACCESS:  Access to some parts of the golf course is going to be restricted.  Please stay OFF all greens and tee boxes.  NO cars are allowed to park or drive on any grass surface of the golf course.  Place team camps only in approved areas.  Do not cross ropes or tape surrounding any tee or green area.  No carts will be rented to spectators or visiting coaches.  Failure to follow these rules may result in us losing access to this course in the future.

PARKING:  Vans and cars may park in the paved parking area close to the clubhouse.  Buses must drop off teams on Greens View Road and park either near Greens View or on University Avenue.  No one is allowed to park in the grass area along Greens View Road.

AWARDS: Awards will be given to the top 10 finishers in each race. Team awards will be given to the winning teams, and complete results will be included on the meet results.

RESULTS: Meet results will be posted at the start/finish area and will be available at this website Saturday evening (see link above).

ENTRIES: Instructions for online entries:

  • Enter athletes for the Sewanee Invitational at
  • Instructions for on-line entries can be found at this site.
  • Entries are unlimited in number. No non-collegiate runners.
  • ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY Wednesday, September 25th, 2019.
  • Late entries and phone entries will not be accepted.

ENTRY FEE: The entry fee will be $150 per team ($300 for men and women). Make checks payable to The University of the South. Entry fees are not refundable and are due before athletes can participate.

LOCKER ROOMS: Please contact Joe Sponsel if you need showers after the cross country meet.  Port-o-lets will be located near the start/finish area.


QUESTIONS: Any questions about the meet can be directed to Joe Sponsel at 931/598-1691, or