September 22, 2012
Welcome to the 16th annual Panther Cross Country Classic, sponsored by Simmons Food, Inc. and First Bank.
Location From Springdale on Hwy 412, go straight through the stoplight at Wal-Mart (Progress Ave) and veer off the right on Main St. Go to the first stoplight (Lincoln Ave) and turn right.
From Oklahoma on Hwy 412, take the Hwy 59/43 exit and turn right, go over the overpass on Lincoln Ave/Hwy 43. Go through the stoplight (Main St).
From Gentry on Hwy 59, turn right at Hwy 43/Cheri Whitlock and turn left on Lincoln Ave.
You’ll see the baseball/softball complex on the east side. Busses will park in the designated lot on the south side of the ball park. Attendants will be assisting athletes across the road to the course. PLEASE WARN ATHLETES TO ONLY CROSS THE ROAD AT THE DESIGNATED CROSSWALK AT ALL TIMES.
The Course The course will be mostly grass, but will cross concrete driveways briefly in a couple of places and a ditch. The driveways and ditch will be covered with turf. Both JH and HS courses have been measured for accuracy.