Boys Varsity Cross Country, Girls Varsity Cross Country · Cross Country: Crimson runners participate in Roy Griak Invite


Junior CJ Young led the Maple Grove boys’ cross country team in a field of 483 runners, placing 34th in the Gold Race at the 33rd annual Roy Griak Invitational at the University of Minnesota’s Les Bolstad Golf Course Saturday, September 29th.

This prestigious invitational attracts outstanding college and high school teams from across the country and challenges athletes to perpetual up-and-down terrain traversing the unforgiving course. The race commemorates the legendary Roy Griak, Minnesota’s men’s cross country coach from 1963-1996, who led the Gophers to three Big Ten titles before his passing in 2015….

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