The 2020 Spartan Invitational will take place!

Read closely for 2020 COVID modifications


Only teams from the NEO Region are eligible to compete in 2020

Only the first 45 teams to register on Baumspage in each Division/Gender will be accepted

If you wish to participate, it is advised you enter on baumspage now. We are 2/3 to capacity in each of our races.

Teams will be limited to 10 competitors

To limit crowd size and adhere to the Governor’s recommendations, spectators will be limited to an average of 3 family members per runner per team. Spectators will also be required to purchase a ticket online that will be scanned at entry. Details to come. Entry will be $5 per spectator.

Division 1 will run in the morning on Saturday, September 19. Specific race times will be assigned on Monday, September 14.

Division 2 will run in the afternoon of Saturday, September 19. Specific race times will be assigned on Monday, September 14.

Division 3 will run after school on Thursday, September 17. Specific race times will be assigned on Monday, September 14. Division 3 coaches should enter their rosters for the Spartan Invitational DIII Weekday meet on Baumspage. For your convenience, a link to that page is provided on this page.

Spartan Invitational Schedule 2020

D1 Rosters

D2 Rosters

D3 Roster

Purchase Tickets

Unfortunately, COVID modifications do not allow us time to include MS races at this year’s Spartan Invitational.

The Boardman Spartan Invitational is one of the largest Cross Country Invitationals in the Midwest. It is hosted at Boardman High School in Boardman, Ohio.

High School Course

Middle School Course

History of the Spartan Invitational

From Laurie Gomez to Emily Infeld, from Vincent Fries to Mark Hadley, the Spartan Invitational has a rich history of great runners participating.  State Champions, All Americans, Olympians, we have seen them all come through Boardman over the years.