Meet Information

Online Registration Instructions

LIVE RESULTS

Printable W-9 Form

Home of the AHSAA Cross Country State Champions:

Girls 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2019

Boys 2015, 2016, 2017

Host to the 2020 4A Sections 3, 5A Section 2, and 6A Section 3 AHSAA Cross Country Sectionals

Review the information below and if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at coachtiller@gmail.com

Coach Charles Tiller

Head Coach American Christian Academy

Location:

Sokol Park, Tuscaloosa Map

Directions:

Exit 73 off of Interstate 20/59 in Alabama. Then take a right (if coming from Birmingham) on McFarland Blvd. west. Go approximately 5.25 miles and make a right turn onto Watermelon Road. Go 2 miles, make a right turn at Old Colony Road. Go approximately .3 mile taking a left into Sokol Park. Plenty of bus and automobile parking is available on the left as you head toward the race area .25 miles down the road.

Back way:

Exit I20/59 at University Blvd (Exit number 79).Head north on AL-7/US-11 S/University Blvd E for 3.2 miles. The road will split, bear right and continue 2.3 miles. Take a right on Crescent Ridge Road and go 2.3 miles. Take a left on Jack Warner Parkway. Go .9 mile. You will pass Holt High School. Take a right in State Route 297 and go over the bridge. At the end of the bridge, take a right. The road sign says toward Lake Tuscaloosa. This road is Rice Mine Road. Go 1.2 miles. At the first light, take a left on Ol Colony Road. The sign at the intersection says New Watermelon Road. Go 1.3 miles. Turn right into Sokol Park. Plenty of bus and automobile parking is available on the left as you head toward the race area .25 miles down the road.

Schedule:

8:30 am...Crimson Track Club Elementary School Boys/Girls (approx .95 mi)

9:00 am...Middle School Girls (approx 2.28 mi)

9:30 am...Middle School Boys (approx 2.28 mi)

10:00am..Varsity Girls 5K

10:30 am...Varsity Boys 5K

11:00pm..Awards

All times are approximate.

Unlimited Entries per Varsity & MS race.

Entries:

The entry fee is $19 per athlete with a maximum of $95 per school per individual race i.e. a school that has a Varsity Girls team and a Varsity Boys team would pay $190. Check payable to American Christian Academy Cross Country. Entry fees are to be mailed to 2300 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404.

Your school MUST be a member of the NFHS to be able to compete in the Varsity or Middle School races. Unattached athletes are not allowed to participate in the Varsity or Middle School races.

Crimson Track Club Elementary entry fee is $5 per athlete. Registration for the Elementary race will be from 7:45 to 8:00 am prior to their race at 8:30 am.

Registration:

Go towww.alabamarunners.com. Choose the meet under the Calendar heading. Click on the button and follow the instructions. The deadline for entry is Tuesday, October 15 at 10:59 pm Central.

Registration help:

al.milesplit.com/pages/Online_Meet_Reg_Instructions

Awards:

In the Varsity and Middle School races, the Top 2 teams per race and Top 10 individuals will receive awards.

Course:

Grass and dirt trails. Spikes recommended.

ACA Invitational Course Map

Contact:

Coach Charles Tiller

coachtiller@gmail.com

Map to the course:

tinyurl.com/nug39c

For those of you using a GPS, the coordinates are:

Lat 33'15'53.01"N

Long 87'32'6.81"W

Records-

Course -

(G) 17:24.72 Presley Miles, Saint James, October 20, 2018

(B) 15:57.46 Payton Ballard, Mountain Brook, September 24, 2011

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