The No. 6-ranked Utah cross country team was back in action Saturday morning at the Color Country Invitational where they placed third at the Cedar Ridge Golf Course. True freshman Karli Branch paced the Utes finishing in fourth place.
Coming off a huge team victory and upsetting the 1 in the nation at the Joe Piane Invitational last weekend, the Utah cross country team will travel to Cedar City, Utah to compete at the Color Country Invitational. Hosted by Southern Utah University, the meet will take place on Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Cedar Ridge Golf Course and is slated to begin at 11:00 a.m. (MDT) with the women's 4K race.
After taking just under a month off from racing, the Utah women's cross country team had a historic day at the 64th annual Joe Piane Invitational on Friday where the Utes took home the team title in one of the program's best races of all-time.
After taking just under a month off from racing, the Utah women's cross country team is recharged and ready to make the trip to Notre Dame, Ind., to compete at the 64th annual Joe Piane Invitational.
Learn more about freshman Grace Burnett in the latest installment of our "Getting To Know U" series. Burnett, who grew up in Salt Lake City, took second-place overall in the 5A State Championships her senior season and was the 2018 Region 6 State Champion. Burnett is the daughter of Katie Eccles and David Burnett and is majoring in business.
Learn more about Freshman Karli Branch in the newest installment of our "Getting To Know U" series. Branch, who grew up in Draper, Utah, brings championship experience to the team as she won the 2018 Utah Cross Country Region 7 Championship and in 2017 captured the 5A state cross country championship. Branch is the daughter of Laura and Jayson Branch and her major is pre-biology.