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Washington State (Paul Merca photo)
Both the University of Washington and Washington State University posted their 2016 cross country schedules this week.
The Huskies open the season on September 2nd with the annual open race with Seattle University on Friday September 2nd at Magnuson Park in Seattle, while the Cougars open the day before with the Clash of the Inland Northwest meet in Moscow, Idaho, hosted by the University of Idaho.
The Huskies host the Sundodger Invitational at Lincoln Park in West Seattle on September 17th, where they will see the Cougars, whose men’s team upset the Dawgs in the last two Sundodger races.
The Dawgs host the Washington Invitational on October 1st at Jefferson Park Golf Course on Beacon Hill, with the Cougs making a return trip to Seattle for that meet.
Both the Huskies and Cougars travel to Madison, Wisconsin for the Wisconsin Invitational on October 14th to end the regular season.
The championship season starts on Friday October 28th in Tucson, Arizona, where the Pac-12 cross country championships will be contested at Randolph North Golf Course.
On November 11th, the NCAA West Regionals will be held in Sacramento, with berths to the NCAA championships on the line on November 19th in Terre Haute, Indiana.
Gonzaga, Eastern Washington, and SeattleU have not posted their complete 2016 schedules as of yet.