Cross Country Invitational


Over 3,500 total participants will compete in the 38th Annual Culver Academies Cross Country Invitational on September 28th, 2019! Please, no dogs allowed!

When: Saturday, September 28, 2019 @ Culver Academies

Directions: Culver Academies Campus, 1300 Academy RD Culver IN, 46511, Google Directions

Parking: Bus parking reserved behind the Chapel and around the athletic/facilities complex. Fans may park in a lot at the corner of IN-117 and IN-10 as well as other places designated by the Academy Security staff.  With over 4000 entries, there will be many runners, coaches, parents, and other fans here, so parking & movement may be somewhat limited. The area south of the Chapel will be blocked off.  Please do not park along IN-10, our security staff will be enforcing this.


*Culver Academies is on Eastern Time. All times are in EDT.
8:30 AM EDT National Anthem
8:40 AM               Boys/Girls Combined Reserve MS Race (3,000 m – unlimited entry)
9:05 AM               Girls Middle School Varsity Race (3,000 m – enter 10 runners maximum)
9:25 AM               Boys Middle School Varsity Race (3,000 m – enter 10 runners maximum)
9:45 AM               Girls Varsity Closed (5,000 m – enter 10 runners maximum)
10:00 AM                            Awards for all MS races (Reserve, Girls Varsity, Boys Varsity)
10:20 AM             Boys Varsity Closed (5,000 m – enter 10 runners maximum)
10:50 AM             Girls Varsity Open (5,000 m - enter 10 runners maximum)
11:00 AM                            Awards for Girls Closed, Boys Closed
11:20 AM             Boys Varsity Open (5,000 m - enter 10 runners maximum)      
11:50 AM             Boys Frosh-Soph Race (5,000 m – enter 10 runners maximum)
12:00 PM                            Awards for Girls Open, Boys Open 
12:20 PM              Girls Reserve (5,000 m – unlimited entry)
12:55 PM              Boys Reserve (5,000 m – unlimited entry) 
1:15 PM                              Awards: Boys Frosh-Soph, Girls Reserve, Boys Reserve

*All Awards Presented East of Fleet Gymnasium 

Meet Info.


Course: Flat, smooth, grassy course with a few asphalt/concrete crossings & course marked with directional flags, cones and painted lines

Entry Fee: Entry fees:  $100 entry per MS boys team, $100 per MS girls team, $125 entry per girls high school team & $125 entry per boys high school team Send check to:  Athletic Director – Culver Academies – 1300 Academy Road #147 – Culver, IN  46511

Entry: Online registration instructions HERE 

Registration: Register HERE

Team Check In: Check-in for coaches will be at the porch on the south side (lake side) of the building near the start line (East Barracks) 

Awards: Trophy for Champion and Runner-up teams (All races except three Reserve races). Ribbons (10 ribbons) to top 5 teams in all team races (not the three Reserve races). Plaque for the winning individual (All races). Medals for 1st-30th place individuals (All races, will divide MS reserve into boys & girls divisions for awards)




Results 2019

Results 2018

Results 2017

Results 2016

Girls MS Varsity Team Boys MS Varsity Team
Girls MS Reserve   Boys MS Reserve  
Girls Reserve Team Boys Frosh/Soph Team
Girls Varsity Closed Team Boys Reserve Team 
Girl Varsity Open Team Boys Varsity Closed Team
Girls Varsity Elite Team Boys Varsity Open  Team
    Boys Varsity Elite Team

Results 2015

Results 2014

Results 2013

Results 2012

Girls Middle School Race Team Boys Middle School Race Team
Girls Varsity Closed Team Boys Frosh-Soph Race Team
Girls Varsity Open Team Boys Varsity Closed Race Team
Girls Reserve Race   Boys Varsity Open Race Team
    Boys Reserve Race  

Culver Academies Invitational Records

5,000 Meters (M): 14:47.9 Chris Derrick Neuqua Valley (IL) 2007
5,000 Meters (F): 17:12.5 Ashley Erba  Warsaw 2012
4,000 Meters (F): 13:44 Courtney Adams Brebeuf Prep 1995
3,000 Meters-MS-male 9:57.9 Eduardo Calderon  Lakeview MS (Warsaw) 2010
3,000 Meters (F) 11:00.3 Alli Steffey West Lafayette MS 2017

Invitational Team & Individual Champions: 1982-2013 Results

Culver Academies 5k Coures Top Times: Boys 1982-2013, Girls 2007-2013

Girls & Boys MS XC 3k Top Times: 2007 - 2013


For More Information Contact:

Michael Chastain
Office: 574-842-8395
Cell: 574-527-9046