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Allstate Sugar Bowl Cross Country Festival
September 10, 2016 @ 12:00 am
The second annual Allstate Sugar Bowl Cross Country Festival is scheduled for Saturday, September 10 at Lafreniere Park in Metairie. In last year’s Cross Country Festival, LSU swept both the men’s and women’s collegiate events. The event also featured races at for boys and girls high school varsity and junior varsity, and boys and girls middle school.
"We are thrilled to be partnering with the Allstate Sugar Bowl in our upcoming cross country meet at Lafreniere Park," said Loyola Director of Athletics Brett Simpson. "Together, we hope to grow this event into one of the premiere cross country events on the Gulf Coast, while also showcasing the metro New Orleans area."
"The Allstate Sugar Bowl is proud to support Loyola athletics by sponsoring this promising event," said Bowl CEO Paul Hoolahan. "With our mission focused on helping amateur athletics throughout the region, this meet presented a unique opportunity to encourage student-athletes at a number of different levels."