When is cross country?
Cross Country is a fall sport.
Mandatory practices begin in mid August.
Most athletes will be finished before November 1.
All athletes will be done before the winter sports
SLXC runs a vibrant program year round.
Optional summer practices begin June 21 this
year with a no contact blackout week July 2 to
July 11. Most of our athletes take advantage of
the optional summer program.
Optional Practices in June and July are 7:00 PM
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, and 9 AM Friday & Saturday.
Cross county camp is August 8-14 this year.
Most athletes attend camp.
Mandatory practices start August 16.
Most practices in August are 6:30 PM
Mon, Tue, Wed, and Thur with 9 AM
Friday & Saturday practices & meets.
Once school starts, practices are roughly 3:30
to 5:30 PM with meets on Tuesday afternoons
and Saturday mornings. The season will end in
Many of our athletes compete in the Winter
Warriors and indoor track December-March
before track season begins.
You can examine the schedule in more detail at