Our cross-country program is split up into boys and girls. It is then split up into 6/7th and 8th grade levels. The distance that an athlete will run in a meet will vary from 1.5 to 2.0 miles. Self-motivation, team unity and improving weekly are some of the goals that the program pursues. The runners will compete in 5-7 regular meets. The Illinois Elementary State Association (Sectional/State). Season starts in August and runs until the middle of October. The cost to participate is $75.00.