P3R River Trail Cross Country Invitational

McKeesport, PA

Meet Information

Online Registration Instructions

High School Invitational hosted by McKeesport, and sponsored by P3R, Keep Pittsburgh Running. 

Limited number of schools for 2020, depending on the number of entries, in order to stay under Allegheny County limits. Only coaches are permitted at the meet. No parents or spectators. 

Note: A maximum of only 7 runners are permitted for each school in each Varsity race for 2020.

Location: Boston Trail section of the Yough River Trail, Soccer Field, Under the Boston Bridge, between Versailles Boro and Elizabeth Township. Address: 1902 Donner Street, McKeesport, PA 15135

Date and Time: Friday, October 9th, 2020, Coaches Meeting at 2:00pm near the Pavilion. Boys Varsity Race is at 2:30pm. Girls Varsity Race will start at approximately 3:30pm-3:45pm. No JV Race this year. Awards will be given to the Coaches to give out to their runners after the races are completed. 

Race Entries: Enter your runners into their races on pa.milesplit.com. Look for River Trail Invitational on their Race Calendar. Contact me at mbacco@mckasd.net for the entry password.

Course: Flat out and back 5K on gravel trail and grass. Spikes are permitted.

Individual Awards: Top 25 finishers in the Boys and Girls Varsity races receive medals.

Team Scoring: The scoring system will combine the Boys and Girls Varsity results into one team score to determine an overall Champion. The top 25 finishers in each race will count towards the overall total. The first place finisher in each race will score 25 points for their school. Second place will score 24 points. Third place will score 23, and so on. The final team score will be the total amount of points each school earns from both races combined. The team with the highest amount of points wins the River Trail Cup for that year. 

Team Awards: The overall winning school receives the River Trail Cup until the following years event. The winning Boys team and the winning Girls team in the Varsity races will each receive a plaque.

Results: Team and Individual results will be posted on the Miles for Smiles website at smileymiles.com, and on the PennTrackXCs website at pa.milesplit.com.

Entry Fees: $125.00 per school. $25.00 per individual on teams with less than 5 runners. Checks are to be made payable to McKeesport Tigers Cross Country.