25th ANNUAL FRANK  HORTON XC INVITATIONAL hosted by Christian Brothers High School

Christian Brothers High School is inviting you to the 25th Annual Frank Horton Invitational in Memphis, TN. This years edition will be run on September 28, 2013. Again for the 2013 season, the Horton will be run jointly with the Rhodes College Invitational. The two events together on the newly designed and spectator friendly course will provide a great opportunity for athletes, coaches, and parents to experience cross country in the unique atmosphere of a large competitive meet. Each of the varsity races will be chip timed.

Current out of state commitments:

Westminster Academy, MO

Christian Brothers College, MO

Tates Creek, KY

Parkway Central High School, MO


Previous out of state commitments:

Westminster Academy, MO

Brother Martin, LA

Metarie Day School, LA

West Plains High School, MO

Lassiter, GA

Jackson Academy, MS

Tupelo High School, MS


2013 Race Schedule

8:00 a.m. - Frank Horton Invitational High School JV Race (combined) - 5k

8:30 a.m. - Frank Horton Invitational High School Girls Race - 5k

9:00 a.m. - Frank Horton Invitational High School Boys Race - 5k

9:30 a.m. - Rhodes College Invitational Women's Race - 6k

10:15 a.m. - Rhodes College Invitational Men's Race - 8k Awards


Top 2 teams in each varsity race

Top 20 individuals in each HS race


The Course

Plough Park, located off Walnut Grove Road, between I - 240 and Germantown Rd. Course is on the Mullins Station Road entrance. Mostly grass with rolling hills and section of dirt trails. Wide open except for the dirt trails. Course is measured to 5K on the nose with time clocks at every mile marker!



Jeffrey N. Dwyer

Christian Brothers High School

Cross Country/Track Coach