One of the annual highlight meets in the cross-country season will take place on Friday (Oct. 2) with the Desert Twilight Cross Country Festival.
The event has been held in recent seasons at a site in Casa Grande, but this year shifts to the Links Golf Club at Queen Creek in the southeast Valley. Address of the club is 445 E. Ocotillo in San Tan Valley.
Xavier Prep, led by a strong group of underclassmen, will be one of several dozen teams to participate in the event which will be held on Thursday (Oct. 1) with smaller schools and Friday with the larger schools.
The Twilight will be staged with many categories for girls’ and boys’ runners, and starting at approximately 7 a.m. on Friday and running all the way through 9:30 p.m.