Sept. 26, 2013
Missouri State Bears at Cowboy Jamboree
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Date: Saturday, September 28, 2013
Start Time: 8 a.m.
Location: Stillwater, Okla.
Site: OSU Cross Country Course
Twitter: @MSUBearsTrackXC | @MissouriStBears
• Missouri State returns to competition after a 27-day layoff Saturday at the 76th annual Cowboy Jamboree at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Okla. ... The Jamboree is the country's oldest cross country event, dating to 1937 ... The Bears finished last season's five-kilometer Jamboree ninth out of 17 teams.
• The Bears will go up against the host Cowgirls, who are ranked No. 22 in the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Sept. 24 Division I poll.
• MSU opened the season on Aug. 31 at the Hurricane Cross Country Festival in Tulsa, Okla., finishing 1-3 in a duel format against OSU, Oklahoma, Tulsa and Louisiana Monroe.
• Taeler Marshall (20:32.32, 68th place) and Tenaly Smith (22:22.84, 84th) were Missouri State's top finishers among returners in the 2012 event.