The Black Hills State athletic department will be hosting two “Community & Booster Send Offs”.

The first will be for the Yellow Jacket men’s and women’s cross country teams. The cross country teams will leave for the NAIA National Cross Country Meet in Louisville, Ky. later this week. The send off will take place in the Hall of Fame Room of the Donald E. Sports & Fitness Center on Wednesday, November 15 from 4:30-5 p.m. The women’s team is currently ranked No. 4 and the men’s team is No. 6 in the final NAIA poll heading into the championship meet.

A “Community & Booster Send Off” will also be held for the Yellow Jacket football team on Thursday, November 16 from 6-6:30 p.m. in the lobby of the Young Center.

All supporters of the Black Hills State athletic program are invited to attend both send offs and join in recognizing the achievements of the coaching staff and student-athletes of these programs.