• Directions to Away Cross Country Events


    TOWN                                                                            SCHOOL                                                         ADDRESS                                                                                        PHONE #

    Champaign Edison                                                       @ Robeson Park

    Take I72 to Mattis.  Turn right at stoplight.  Head south on Mattis until you reach the intersection of Mattis and Kirby Ave.  Turn right onto Kirby.  Take Kirby Ave to Scotttsdale Dr.  Turn left on Scottsdale Dr until reach Southmoor Dr.  Turn right at the 4 way.  Go past Robeson school and park is just past. 


    Chatham                                                                        @Wildlife Sanctuary

    Take I 72 to I 55S.  Take Exit 88 west (right).  You will pass the middle school and go over a lake on an S curve.  Turn right after lake into Wildlife Sanctuary.  Follow this road in a couple of miles.

    Dunlap                                                                           Deitweiler Park

    Detweiller Park, home of the IHSA  state cross country meets, is located north of Peoria on Illinois Route 29. From I-74 in downtown Peoria, exit at Adams street (a one-way street) and drive northeast approximately 5 miles to the park. The course is on the west side of the road.

    Take I 74 to East Peoria.  Take the Route 116-150 exit to the east.  Go east past the River Boat to Highway 24 and cross into Peoria.  Just after crossing the river,  go north on Highway 29 towards Chillicothe and Highway 29 will go right past Detweiler Park.

    East Peoria CC Meet                                                   Fondulac Park

    Take Interstate 55 North to 155.  At Morton take 74W.  Get off on exit 96 and turn left at stop sign onto East Washington Street.  Go to 1st stopsign and take a left on Springfield Road.  At the top of the hill (2nd entrance) take a left into the park.

    Franklin (by Waverly, Ill)                                            Franklin Jr/Sr. High                                        110 State St.                                                                                        (217)675-2395

    Cross-Country (Franklin Outing Club)

    Take I-72 to Springfield.  Then take I-55 South to Exit 82 (Rt. 104).  Go west through Auburn and Waverly.  

    Turn right at F.S. Plant that is approximately 1 mile before Franklin.  Go over train tracks and park on main road.

    Walk to the course.

    Mahomet Jr. High School

    Mahomet                                                                                                                                                 Box  560 201 W. State, Mahomet, IL 61853                                                                                                                                                                           

    Mahomet Lake of Woods Cross Country – I-72 towards Champaign to 47---exit says Mahomet (At 1st stoplight turn right on 150.  At next stoplight (47N/150) take 47N out of Mahomet, Approximately 1/2 mile you will see a sign on the right for Lake of Woods.  Turn left and watch for Lake of the Woods 3/4 mile on the left.  Once you turn in to Lake of the Woods take your 1st left and follow it down to the start of the race. 

    Monticello                                                                    Lodge Park

    Take Interstate 72 towards Champaign.  Take the IL-105W exit, Exit 166, toward Market St.  Turn right onto IL-105E/1532 Rd.  Continue to follow 1532 Rd to Monticello Lodge Park. 

                                                                                            Normal Parkside


    Take US 51 to I74 Bipass.  Take I74 (West) to I55 (North-Chicago).  Take Exit 160 right on Market Street.  Go past McD’s, Culvers and turn left on White Oak Rd near railroad tracks.  Turn right on Hovey Avenue and left on Parkside Rd. Go down 2 blocks to school on your left.



    Forest Park- turn left after school but before Quik-n-Easy.= on N 6th street.  Follow signs to park at n. 9th street.

    -or- *When coming into Shelbyville, turn east (left) on 12th Street (this will be directly after the Shelbyville Manor Nursing Home). Proceed east on 12th street until the first stop sign, which is Broadway. Turn south (right) on Broadway and proceed until 9th street. Turn east (left) on 9th street and go over the railroad tracks. The park will be to your left.  Enter into the park using the third and last road that enters/exits the park. The baseball complex will be on your right side after entering the park.