PIAA District III will charge an admission fee for the 2017-2018 District III M&T Bank Cross-Country Championship at Big Spring.
The District will charge $10 per vehicle with two or more occupants and $5 for individual arrivals. The District cited increasing costs as the reason to charge admission at cross-country. It should be noted that District III returns much of its annual revenue to member schools. In 2015-2016, District III returned more than $218,000 to its schools in the form of PIAA school dues and profit-sharing.
The 2017-2018 District III M&T Bank Cross-Country Championship will be conducted on Saturday, Oct. 28, at Big Spring High School in Newville.