Skip to main content
Toreros Take on Their Final Task
Nov. 7, 2017

SAN DIEGO – The men’s and women’s cross country teams are gearing up for their final race of the season at the NCAA West Regionals this Friday. Washington will play host to 40 teams at Jefferson Park Golf Course in Seattle, Washington.


“We are looking forward to going to the Championships this year. It is the toughest region in the country," said head coach, Will Guarino.


The women’s team is coming off a strong performance at the WCC Championships where they placed sixth, only six points behind WCC rival, Gonzaga. They’re hoping to use this momentum to push them to success as they take on six nationally ranked teams at this weekend’s regionals. The 6k race will be highlighted by No. 3 Oregon, No. 4 San Francisco, and No. 7 Stanford.


Guarino is excited for the practice the women are going to gain from the race at regionals. “The women's team is going to the regional championship to gain valuable racing experience.  The goals are to continue to push and go head to head with the 30-plus teams that will be there.”


The men’s team will be competing in an 8k loop course running against 7 nationally ranked cross country teams. No. 4 Stanford, No. 6 Portland, and No. 10 UCLA will be the teams to beat in Seattle. The Toreros will be led predominately by seniors – specifically, Liam Burke.


Says Guarino, “Burke had a strong race at the regionals last year, and we are looking forward to him having yet another outstanding finish to his collegiate season.”


For the women’s team, the Toreros are using the NCAA West Regionals as a chance to develop their championship racing abilities to carry on into next season, while the older men’s team is embracing their final collegiate cross country appearance.




Race details can be found below.


Live Updates 

Watch Live

Race Day Schedule

7:30 a.m. – Course opens to competitors

9:10 a.m. – Clerking procedure begins for women’s race

10:00 a.m. – First gun fired (indicating 30 minutes to start)

10:05 a.m. – National Anthem.

10:10 a.m. – Second gun fired (20 minutes to start). Clerking procedure begins for men’s race.

10:20 a.m. – Third gun fired (10 minutes to start).

10:30 a.m. – Women’s 6K championship race.

11:00 a.m. – First gun fired (30 minutes to start).

11:10 a.m. – Second gun fired (20 minutes to start).

11:20 a.m. – Third gun fired (10 minutes to start).

11:30 a.m. – Men’s 10K championship race.

Immediately following second race – recognition of top runners and teams


From I-5 North and South to the Course

I-5 to Columbian Way exit 163A. Turn eft at the first light on Spokane St. Make the econd right on Beacon Avenue South. Drive ¼ mile to the club house. Find parking on the right.

The Jefferson Golf Course is located at 4101 Beacon Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98108


Video Thumbnail Men's Basketball: Day in the Life
Guard Olin Carter III knows the games starts long before tip-off
Video Thumbnail Winter Saturday
Rowing, tennis, basketball and baseball, a winning day in the books
Video Thumbnail Baseball: For the Love of the Game
Baseball celebrates 60 years
Video Thumbnail Women's Basketball: Women in Sports Day
Julie Foudy spoke to student-athletes and guests for National Women in Sports Day
Video Thumbnail Men's Basketball: At LMU
Men's basketball on the road
Video Thumbnail Women's Rowing: Day in the Life
Senior Lizzie Bader shows how three-a-day practices are done
Video Thumbnail Men's Basketball: Youth Basketball Clinic
Toreros lead clinic in local community
Video Thumbnail Men's Rowing: Winter Camp 2018
There are plenty perks to being the early bird
Video Thumbnail 60 Years of USD Baseball
Milestones on the road to Omaha
Video Thumbnail USD Honors Local Military Members
Toreros showed their support and hosted local military members at the men's basketball game
Video Thumbnail USD Athletes Sing "Santa's Coming to Town"
Toreros show their talent out of uniform
Video Thumbnail Basketball: City Championship
Toreros play SDSU Thursday night at 8
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Fourteen
Football preps for second round of playoffs at NDSU
Video Thumbnail Football: NAU From the Sidelines
Toreros win in first round of playoffs at NAU
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Thirteen
Football travels to NAU for the first round of the FCS Playoffs
Video Thumbnail Torero Tuesday
A day to give to Torero Athletics
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Twelve
Toreros gear up for last game of conference play
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Eleven
Toreros prep for game day
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Summer Mason
USD junior women's soccer player takes a timeout during a study break
Video Thumbnail On Saturday We Dominate
Big wins for both USD Football and USD Volleyball Saturday afternoon
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Henry Lander
Men's soccer sophomore Henry Lander takes a Timeout between classes
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Ten
Toreros gear up for home game against Drake
Video Thumbnail Halloween Hoopla
Men's and women's basketball teamed up to host a Halloween event
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Nine
Big day in the weight room for the Toreros
Video Thumbnail Seamus McFadden's Legacy
39 years in review by former players and coaches
Video Thumbnail Seamus Night
Alumni, staff and the San Diego community gathered to celebrate Men's Soccer Head Coach Seamus McFadden
Video Thumbnail Sixth Man Night: The Event
Recap video of the October 12 fundraiser event
Video Thumbnail Women's Basketball: WCC Hoops Tip-Off
Coach Fisher and Maya Hood attend media day in Las Vegas
Video Thumbnail Men's Basketball: New Heights
Men's basketball celebrates the third era of the program
Video Thumbnail Homecoming
Alumni and family gathered together for an eventful Homecoming weekend
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Kristen Gengenbacher
Take a Timeout with the senior setter at her house in South Mission Beach
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Seven
Football preps for this Saturday's Homecoming game
Video Thumbnail Torero Timeout with Jonathan Petersen
USD Football's Petersen strolls through Belmont Park during his bye week
Video Thumbnail USD Basketball: Practice No. 1
Check out what practice looks like for the Torero ballers
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Five
Toreros prep for big game against Dayton
Video Thumbnail Football: FaceTime with Lion's Jamal Agnew
USD Head Coach Dale Lindsey congratulates Torero alum Agnew on his first NFL touchdown
Video Thumbnail Football: Brian Fogarty PFL Classic
From tailgates to touchdowns, we got it all
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Four
Hard work follows these Toreros on and off the field
Video Thumbnail Cross Country: USD Invite
Missed Saturday's race? Don't stress, we have it right here
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Three
Sights and sounds of USD Football at work
Video Thumbnail USD Invite: Take a Lap
Men's and women's cross country host the USD Invite: the only home race for the Toreros
Video Thumbnail Football: Week Two
Football hard at work for their first away game at UC Davis
Video Thumbnail Three Games - One Day
Ole Weekend was one to remember for USD Athletics
Video Thumbnail Football: Week One
Toreros preps for their home opener against Western New Mexico
Video Thumbnail 2017 Football Season Preview
Head Coach Dale Lindsey and Senior Ray Clark discuss upcoming season
Video Thumbnail USD Athletics Highlight Video 2016-17
Don't miss the best highlights from this past year in USD Athletics


  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago


West Coast Conference USD
Top ^
» «