31 Aug '17, 9pm

Houston area XC teams train through Tropical Storm Harvey:

Houston area XC teams train through Tropical Storm Harvey:

What should you do if you're a cross country runner stuck in the throes of the most extreme storm in the history of the United States? Find a way to train, say coaches and athletes from the University of Houston and Rice University. The Cougars, Owls, and the countless other college and high school cross country programs in the greater Houston area have done just that, defying the waste that Tropical Storm Harvey has laid to their city. In some areas, the storm dumped more than 50 inches of rain. As the system now shifts toward Louisiana, about one-third of the fourth-largest city in the United States remains covered in water. The Cougars' head cross country coach, Steve Magness, was born and raised in Houston and has weathered his fair share of storms, including 2001's Tropical Storm Allison, which dropped 40 inches of rain over the metropolis in five days and caused five...

Full article: http://www.flotrack.org/article/61034-houston-area-cross-...

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