76th E.J. Herrmann Interscholastic Cross-Country Invitational

September 29, 2018 in T. R. Proctor Park.

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We are grateful to everyone who contributed to the success of the 2017 E. J. Herrmann. Please consider participating in the 76th E. J. Herrmann Invitational on September 29, 2018.

Recently Updated for 2018

Schools Committed to Run 2018

Additional Invitationals

The following schools, committed to run in the Herrmann, also host their own invitationals. We will provide pertinent information for invitationals hosted by schools that commit to participate in the Herrmann as soon as an online entry form is received.

September 15, 24th West Seneca Cross Country Invitational
October 27, John Bernard Adirondack Invitational

Help Us Improve

The directors and race committee are always looking for suggestions to improve the quality of the E. J. Herrmann Interscholastic Cross-Country Invitational.

Runners, coaches, and spectators are encouraged to send their ideas to us by email at ej.xc.info@gmail.com.


The membership of the East Utica Optimist Club graciously extends a heartfelt appreciation to our generous sponsors for their assistance. Our sponsors ensure that the tradition of competitive interscholastic running provided by the E. J. Herrmann Invitational continues.

A.J. Sanfilippo's Adirondack Bank Branjen Realty Holdings LLC
Cavo Builders' Supplies CH Insurance Brokerage, Inc City of Utica
Cohen & Cohen DDS Motor Sports GPO Federal Credit Union
JPJ Electronic Communications, Inc. Leigh Baldwin and Co., Investment Brokers Lions Club of Deerfield
Marr-Logg Restaurant Northern Safety Oneida County
Oneida County STOP-DWI Program O'Scugnizzo's Pizzeria Pizza Classic
PJ Green Rosario's Pizzeria The Boilermaker
Utica City School District