Mid-East Meet of Champions (Cross Country)

Mid-East Meet Qualifier Race & “Futures” Race
Saturday, November 10, 2018

MITCA is excited to be hosting the Team Michigan Trials Race at Shepherd High School this year!
The Top 12 Boys and Top 12 Girls from the Team Michigan Trials Race will qualify to represent Team Michigan at the Mid East Meet of Champions in Ohio on Saturday, November 17th.

The exciting Team Michigan Trials races will take place at Shepherd High School on their Cross Country Course which is host to the John Bruder Classic, the Bluejay Invite and Regionals.  The course is flat and fast and very spectator and runner friendly.  There is also a futures race open to any runners from grades 6th to 11th.

Online Sign Up: https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Shepherd/TeamMichigan
Pre registration: Seniors $5, Futures $10
Everyone $20 on Race Day

Boys Race – 2:00 PM
Girls Race – 2:30 PM
Futures Race – 3:00 PM

BUT THERE’S MORE!  Athletes competing in the race have the opportunity to listen and meet 3000m Steeplechase World Champion Emma Coburn who is the keynote speaker at the 2018 MITCA Cross Country Clinic!

The Clinic is being held at the Comfort Inn in Mt. Pleasant (Just 6 miles north of Shepherd).

Emma will have a special session for coaches and athletes at 11AM on Saturday morning before the race.

Athletes can check in for the race at Comfort Inn starting at 10:00AM until 11:00AM or at Shepherd starting at 12:30PM

Comfort Inn
2424 S Mission St
Mt Pleasant, MI 48858

A course map can be found here:

Shepherd High School has a new address, this address will lead you to
the Gym.  The race will take place on the Cross Country Course
which starts and finishes to the South of the Football Field.

Shepherd High School
321 S. Fourth Street
Shepherd, MI 48883

For more information on the MidEast Championship meet, contact Team Michigan coach, Takashi Gould

2017 MidEast Meet of Champions QUALIFIER Results:

2016 MidEast Meet of Champions QUALIFIER Results:

2015 MidEast Meet of Champions QUALIFIER Results:

2014 MidEast Meet of Champions:
Boys Results
Girls Results

2014 Mid-East Qualifier
and Futures Race for Under-Classmen

MITCA Annually sponsors a team of seniors to the Mid-East Cross Country Championships. To qualify a senior must run in and place in the top twelve at the Mid-East Qualifier. Two alternates are also chosen. The Mid-East Meet is the following week and full details are on the Mid-East Cross Country Championships page.

-Underclassman are encouraged to run in the futures race

– Not just for Seniors anymore!!

-Special awards for “Top” freshman, Sophomore and Junior

-T-shirts sold at the venue

Thank you for your continued support!!!

2014 Results:

Girls Senior Results

Boys Senior Results

Futures Results



2013 Team Information and Results:

Qualifying Results – Girls


Qualifying Results – Boys



2013 Mid-East Girls Results

2013 Mid-East Boys Results

The Mid-East meet has been approved by the M.H.S.A.A. and follows all rules on post season competition.

Qualifying athletes’ lodging and meals will be paid for by the Michigan Interscholastic Track Coaches Association

For questions regarding the MidEast Meet of Champions.


2012 Results

Boys / Raymond win!!!

Girls Results                  Boys Results 

Mile Split OH Coverage


2012 MEMOC Qualifier Results – Boys
2012 MEMOC Qualifier Results – Girls


2011 MEMOC Boy’s Results

2011 MEMOC Girls’ Results


All photos and results courtesy of oh.milesplit.com

Boys’ Results (2011 Qualifying Race)

Girls’ Result (2011 Qualifying Race)