COS will get an up close look at the state's top-ranked men's cross country team when it competes at the Highlander Invitational in Riverside on Oct. 19.
No. 1 San Diego Mesa headlines to the community college field. COS is ranked No. 6 in the state and No. 2 in Northern California.
Ramirez is coming off a first-place finish during his last race, the Toro Invitational on Oct. 4 in Salinas.
Ramirez topped the 155-runner field by crossing the finish line in 20:30.5.
Courtney Santos (Hanford West) has been the COS women's team's top placer all season.