Next to nothing on the docket this weekend. The Columbia women head to Toledo, Ohio, for the Bubble Buster Challenge and that is it.
The Columbia-Toledo connections? Columbia Coach Willy Wood is a native of Toledo and Toledo Coach Kevin Hadsell was previously worked as an assistant to Wood. Four ranked teams will run in the women’s race — No. 18 Toledo, No. 22 Syracuse, No. 23 San Francisco and No. 25 West Virginia.
The light schedule leave everyone free to enter the Paul Ryan Almost Half Marathon in suburban Charlotte, N.C., this weekend. You are virtually guaranteed to run a personal best as the results will get thrown into the Paul Ryan Calculator afterward.