The University at Albany men's and women's cross country program will visit the University of Vermont on Saturday to open the 2017 season at the America East Pre-Conference Meet. The meet serves as a dry run on this year's championship course, to provide the teams in the conference the chance to familiarize themselves with it before championships in November.
The University at Albany cross country program has released its 2017 season schedule. The Great Danes will compete in four meets leading up to the America East Championships, with the potential for three postseason meets to end the season.
The University at Albany track & Field and cross country program has announced an incoming recruiting class of 32 student athletes for the 2017-18 season. Twenty women and 12 men will join the top squad in the America East, including three transfer students, two international students, and one capital region native.