On Saturday, the cross country team opened up their season at the Lyons Township Invite.  The varsity team placed 11th out of 15 schools. The top finisher for the Crusaders was Jimmy Maguire in 41st place.  The freshman team finished 9th out of 12 teams.  The top performer was Charlie Walsh, who ran a great race placing 18th.  This Saturday, the team will compete at the Reavis Invitational.