50-acre multi-purpose complex in Obetz on southeast side of Columbus signs five-year agreement with OHSAA - COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association cross country state championships are moving to Fortress Obetz, a 50-acre multi-purpose sports complex with a 6,500-seat grandstand located in Obetz on the southeast side of Columbus, OHSAA Executive Director Jerry Snodgrass announced Wednesday.

Saturday, November 7

Fortress Obetz


2015 Recreation Trail, Obetz, OH 43207 - http://www.runohio.com/index.php/news-features/news/73-fortress-obetz-to-host-ohsaa-cross-country-championships 

State Championships Schedule 

  • Division III - boys at 9:00 AM; girls at 10:00 AM 
  • Division II - boys at 12:00 PM; girls at 1:00 PM
  • Division I - boys at 3:00 PM; girls at 4:00 PM

Cross Country Tournament Regulations - http://ohsaaweb.blob.core.windows.net/files/Sports/Cross%20Country/CrossCountryTournamentRegs.pdf 

OHSAA Tournament Tickets - https://www.ohsaa.org/tickets 

RUNOHIO article from 2019 - http://www.runohio.com/index.php/news-features/news/21-2019-ohsaa-state-cross-country-championships 

RUNOHIO photos from 2019 - http://www.runohio.com/index.php/photos/2019