RALEIGH, N.C. – The Shaw University women's cross country team will open the 2018 season Friday, Sept. 7 in the Virginia State University Opener in Petersburg, Va.
The women's 5k race is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m.
The Lady Bears are coming off a 10th place finish at the conference championships a season ago. Shaw returns seven runners from last season, including All-Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) runner junior Kaydi-Ann Wint (Kingston, Jamaica). In addition, the Lady Bears welcome three newcomers.
After the VSU Opener, Shaw will return to action Saturday, Sept. 14 at the Adidas XC Challenge in Cary, N.C.
For the most up-to-date information on Shaw women's cross country and its 13 varsity sport teams, visit www.shawbears.com.