Men's and women's cross country opens 2014 season Saturday

Men's and women's cross country opens 2014 season Saturday

PUEBLO, Colo. (Sept. 12, 2014) -- The Colorado State University-Pueblo men's and women's cross country teams begin the 2014 season Saturday, Sept. 13 at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Rust Buster.

The women's four-kilometer race will begin at 9:45 a.m., at Monument Valley Park in Colorado Springs, Colo.

The men's program returns after a 22-year hiatus. They were picked to finish 12th in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches Poll.

The women's team was pegged to place 11th in the league's preseason poll.

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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University–Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.