Poteau cross country girls first, boys third at Haworth Invitational

IDABEL — The 2013 high school cross country season got off to a good start for the Poteau High School teams in Monday's season-opening Haworth Invitational at the Idabel Golf Course.The Lady Pirates were first, and had the top two finishers and five of the top 13.The Pirates were third, and had three of the top 15 placers.The Poteau runners will return to action at 9 a.m. Saturday at the University of Tulsa Invitational.• • •2013 Poteau Cross Country ScheduleDate Meet Place TimeAug. 31 University of Tulsa Invitational Tulsa 9 a.m.Sept. 5 Owasso Invitational Owasso 5 p.m.Sept. 12 East Central University Meet Ada 4 p.m.Sept. 19 Tulsa Invitational-x Tulsa 3 p.m.Sept. 28 Oklahoma State Jamboree Stillwater 9 a.m.Oct. 5 Chili Pepper Invitational Fayetteville, Ark. 11 a.m.Oct. 10 Claremore Invitational Claremore 4:15 p.m.Oct. 26 Class 5A Regional Meet TBA TBA.Nov. 2 Class 5A State Meet Edmond TBA.x — Meet will take place at O'Brien Park in Tulsa.