The Stanford cross country teams opened their season under the lights at the Nevada Jim Vanden Twilight Invitational from Shadow Mountain Park. The meet is one of two cross country meets nationally that is run at night under the lights. The Cardinal had mixed results with the men completing a first-place sweep, while the women settled for a narrow second.
The Stanford cross country teams will open the 2009 cross country season on Friday, Sept. 4, by traveling limited squads to Reno, Nev. to take part in the Nevada Twilight XC Classic. The Cardinal who are currently at their preseson training camp in Mammoth Lakes will travel five men and five women to compete in the season opening meet.