Meet of the Week: Pre-Nationals Invitational

The University of Louisville is slated to host the Pre-Nationals Invitational on Saturday at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park. This year's event will feature some of the best talent in the country and will serve as  a pre-tune up to the NCAA DI Championships, which will be held in November at the same venue. Saturday's meet is also the MileSplit choice Meet of the Week.

The National Championship will take place on Saturday, November 17. It will be the first time since World War II, that the NCAA has held a meet on Saturday, and it will be the earliest  the meet has been held in Division I history.

 Course & History

Pre-Nats 6K Course Map


Pre-Nationals 8K Course Map


Meet Notes:

Several nationally-ranked teams on the men's side will be in attendance Saturday, including Villanova (12th), Florida State (14), Georgetown (20), Eastern Kentucky (21), William and Mary (23), and Indiana (26). The No.1 ranked women's team in the latest national poll by USTFCCCA in Florida State will be on hand for fans to see. No. 4  Oregon will be in action as well.