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9-12 Cross Country

About the Cross Country Program

In order to offer students broader opportunity and enriched experience, New Covenant Academy students participate in a co-op partnership with Summit Preparatory School.  The Summit works as the host team for this sport.



Practice Location/Times

Practices are held at the following locations; The Summit Preparatory School, Nathaniel Greene Park, and Chesterfield Park, after school during the season.

Program Description

The cross country program is open to boys and girls in grades 7-12 and is a running sport where the athletes usually compete on grass courses over a variety of terrain. Junior high race distance is approximately 1.5 miles, High School race distance is a 5K (3.1 miles).


More Information

For further information related to this sport, please contact NCA's Athletic Director, Eric Crain at or the Summit's Cross Country Coach, Mike Workman at


Letter of Intent Signing to Drury University!

Congratulations to senior students and twin-sisters, Claire and Katie McCune for signing a letter of intent to run in the track and field program at Drury University in the 2017 school year!

Photographed left to right:  Anna-sister, Laura McCune-mom; NCA Coach Ken Jones (left back); Claire McCune; Katie McCune; Summit Prep Coach Mike Workman (right back); and Grant McCune-dad