Ninth Annual Twilight Cross Country Meet

Augustana opens the 2016 cross country season with the Twilight Meet, under the lights at Yankton Trail Park.

Event Details

Date: September 6, 2019

Times: First race begins at 6 p.m. Information packets may be picked up at the competition site starting at 5 p.m.

Location: Yankton Trail Park (3901 S Minnesota Ave)

Augustana opens the 2019 Vikings Cross Country season on Friday, Sept. 6, at Yankton Trail Park, hosting the ninth annual Augustana Twilight competition beginning at 6 p.m. The lights on the soccer fields at Yankton Trail Park will be used to light the area. The running path will also be illuminated throughout certain parts of the course using glow sticks.
6 p.m.  JV Girls 4K
6:40 p.m.  JV Boys 4K
7:20 p.m.  Varsity Girls 5K
8 p.m.  Varsity Boys 5K
8:30 p.m.  College Women 5K
9 p.m.  College Men's 4 Mile

The event will feature:

  • Flat, fast route with great footing (soccer fields)
  • Spectator-friendly course

Entry Fees:

  • Non-scoring teams  $10 per athlete (a non-scoring team is seven or fewer athletes)
  • High School  $100 per gender ($200 if both boys' and girls' teams enter)
  • College — $150 per team ($300 if both men's and women's teams enter)

Entry Procedure

More information on the Augustana Twilight Meet can be found at

Watch scenes from the 2015 Twilight Meet.

Tracy Hellman
Head Cross Country Coach
Augustana University