Dixie Headwaters Invitational 2023

Donalds, SC
Hosted by Dixie
Timing/Results CKET Timing Company

Meet Information


Schedule: (every effort will be made to start each race on time)

9:00 AM--Varsity Boys (10 runner/team maximum, 30 minute time limit for official time/scoring)

9:30 AM--Girls (unlimited entry)

10:10 AM-- JV Boys (unlimited entry)

This is the 5th annual Dixie Headwaters Invitational.  We will cap the event at 12 teams in 2023.

This is a true cross country course (spike-friendly with no asphalt or concrete) at the headwaters of Long Cane Creek in Donalds, SC.  The course has a total elevation change of 70 ft and involves sections on grass as well as woodlands. The course map can be downloaded here. A course video is available here.  

There is a $100 entry fee per school.  Make checks payable to:

Dixie High School

Attn: Cross Country

PO Box 158

Due West, SC 29639

Spectator Parking will be at the Donalds Church of God (335 W Main St, Donalds SC) with entrance to the course behind the Church.   Additional spectator parking will be available at the Donalds Park (164 Park St., Donalds SC).  That overflow parking area will access the course around the 1/4 mile mark on the race course.  A link to the parking map is available here.

**Please do not park at Ava Raines Restaurant. 

Bus Parking will be at 273 W Main St. in the Ava Raines Restaurant Parking Lot.  Large buses will drop athletes off on Austin Rd. and park at Cherokee Trail Elementary School.  Buses should enter Austin Rd. from Haddon Rd. off of HWY 184 so they can perform a right hand drop off.  Law enforcement will be present as buses drop athletes off.  A shuttle will be provided to get drivers to the course from Cherokee Trail.  Please see the map: //assets.sp.milesplit.com/meets/548524/files/xc_bus_map.jpeg

Spectator Admission will be $5 and tickets should be purchased online using the link or QR code below:

Link to online payment here.  For QR code click here.

Please note there may be schools participating that are not members of the South Carolina High School League. These schools may be members of SCISA, homeschool associations, or other organizations.

Contact Race Director Paul Prescott (prescott@acsdsc.org) with questions or to obtain the registration password for your team. 

T-Shirts will be available for purchase on race day. $20.00