The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association will be well represented at the 2016 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Cross Country Championships.
Along with automatic qualifiers in the Calvin men's and women's cross country squads, the Hope women's team earned an at-large berth to the national championship next weekend. Also representing the MIAA are individual runners Andrew Bill from Albion on the men's side, while women's runners Jessica Shaw of Albion and Kaitlyn Arnold from Alma.
The NCAA Championship will be held Saturday, Nov. 19 at Tom Sawyer State Park in Louisville, Ky. The women's 6K race will begin at 11 a.m. with the men's 8K race to follow at noon ET.