ATLANTA — With the start of the cross country season a week away, the Georgia State Sports Communications office has officially released the 2012 interactive media guide online.

The 64-page full-color guide features complete coach and student-athlete profiles, a preview of the 2012 season, 2011 season statistics and a program history and records section.

The digital guide is full of interactive elements that link directly to associated web pages on

The Panthers begin the 2012 season next Friday, Aug. 31 by traveling to Clemson, S.C. for the Clemson Invitational. The meet begins at 6:00 p.m.