Meet Information

****As of 04/07/17 our meet is FULL. Please let me know if you want to be placed on the waiting list and I will keep you posted; always seem to be several teams that cancel. Thanks for all of the interest and support guys!

-Meredith Keppel


McKeel Academy

Osceola HS

Citrus HS

Alonso HS

Lake Region HS

Lecanto HS

Newsome HS

Santa Fe Catholic

Tampa Bay Heat

Weeki Wachee HS

Calvary Christian HS

River Ridge HS

Ridgewood HS

Mitchell HS

Sickles HS

King HS

Cypress Creek High

Seffner Christian HS

Sunlake HS

Pasco HS

Fivay HS

Lakeland HS

Registration help:

Course Map-


***LIMITED TO FIRST 25 SCHOOLS. Contact Meredith Keppel at for password for online entry***


The Land O' Lakes HS Cross Country program invites you and your teams to the 2017 Gator "Keppel" Invitational on Saturday, October 7th at Crews Lake Park.

Entry Fee: $80 per school or $45 per team, JV teams run free if varsity competes.

Make check payable to:

Land O' Lakes High School

20325 Gator Lane, Land O' Lakes, FL 34638.

Payment: Entry check due by Monday, September 25th.

Attn: Meredith Keppel or Mike Zwijacz

Payments Received as of:

Meet Size: First 25 schools to register

Race Schedule

7:40 Coaches Meeting (Shelter 1)

Varsity Girls - 8am (Top 7)

Varsity Boys - 8:35 (Top 7)

JV Boys - 9:10am (unlimited)

JV Girls - 9:15 am (unlimited)

Meet Address:

16739 Crews Lake Drive, Spring Hill, FL 34610-0840.

PHONE: (727) 861-3038

Course Description:

The 5K course will begin and end in the athletic field in the center of the park and will be run in a clockwise direction. It will feature paved roads and paved bike path, sand, grass and mulched trails. The two loop course will be fun and challenging. Course rating of 1-5 for quickness: 3.

Course Map-


There will be a $2 Pasco County Parks parking fee. Please bring $1 bills to prevent back up. PLEASE LET YOUR PARENTS AND RUNNERS KNOW! Cars will be able to park at Shelter #1 and lots close to the athletic field. Buses will be directed to a separate parking lot beyond Shelter #1, see course map. Athletes and coaches can be dropped off at shelter #1 parking lot.


Chip Timing through BIG DAWG TIMING company.


You must enter ALL athletes who will be running, including JV runners

Entries must be added by Monday, Oct 2nd 11:59pm



* Top 10 runners will receive a custom Gator Invitational "Top 10" t-shirt

* 11th-20 th placewill receive medals.

* Varsity Trophies- Top 2 Teams


-Top 10 Individuals will receive ribbons.

-JV Trophy for 1st Place

Meet T-Shirts: Shirts on Site will be selling meet t-shirts.


Sno Cones will be available for sale

Refresements will be available to all registered athletes.



Contact Meredith Keppel to receive password for online entry

Questions: Race day cell phone for Coach Keppel is 813-508-4071 and Coach Zwijacz is 813-785-1635.