Friday Night Lights XC Festival 2023

Kernersville, NC

Meet Information

Online Registration Instructions

Friday Night Lights XC Festival

September, 8th 2023

Hosted By: Mount Tabor High School

Meet Info: Time Schedule Instructions for Coaches/Athletes & Spectators

As of May 16th FNL 2023 is now FULL!  

Email Coach Cromwell at to be placed on a waiting list for 2024 when we will be able to accommodate all teams.  


In 2024 we will offer a whole weekend of night time races!  Friday, September 6th 2024 will be for NC  public, private, homeschool and unattached athletes only.   On Saturday, September 7th 2024 the entire United States will be invited to the "Saturday Night National Invitational" meet.  Saturday night will have National Sanctioning and feature NC's top 20 programs big and small against everyone else!  Middle Schools will also compete Saturday evening.  Mark your calendars for what will be the best night meet in the United States!  Final Info Coming in September 2023.   


MTHS Athletic Board W-9

Team Payment List

Team Tent Locations Map

5K Course Map

2 Mile Course Map

Payment Info:

High School Teams Payment

$350 per school for 40 or more athletes (combined genders) with payment postmarked by August 11th

$300 per school entering 39 or less athletes (combined genders) with payment postmarked by August 11th.

Middle School Teams Payment

$50 per school for 14 athletes or less combined.   $100 for 14 or more athletes.

All schools should MAIL payment and must be postmarked by August 11th, 2023.  Payments not received by August 16th will lose their reservation spot. (Payment restrictions or other problems your school may have can be discussed with meet director) Just communicate!   

Individuals not attending or competing with team may pay $20 before entries close.  Individuals must race in their school uniform, but first email meet director for approval.  Meet Director will enter them by hand the week of the meet.   All individuals must compete in the Championship Division.  You may not just show up.  A Minimum PR of 17:00 for boys & 19:30 for girls on a verified championship course for individuals is the cutoff.