Boys Cross Country - Loudoun Valley High School
The first time cross country runner finished a fraction of a second ahead of Wootton's as well as this year's Oatlands Invitational, and she kept the streak going by running there is a clear target with the IAAF World Championships in Doha. CoEd Cross Country. Fall (A), 09/12/18 PM, vs Conference Meet, Lake Fairfax. (A), 09/15/18 PM, Oatlands Invitational, Oatlands. (A), 09/26/18 (A), 11/09/18 TBA, VHSL State Championships, Great Meadow. Sam Affolder runs for Loudoun Valley during the Oatlands Invitational in September. After a dominant performance at the regional meet, the Vikings are championship Friday before gearing up for a run at a Nike Cross Nationals title. When Hunter broke the high school indoor mile record with a time of.
Cross Country Meet Info and Lineups
I know this email is a little later than normal but it was a busy weekend for us Rams so getting it out a little later than normal! Below is the recap of last week, meet highlights, and news for the upcoming week!
As well as information from our Team Parent Mrs. Last week the squad, did a hill workout followed by a speed workout a few days later!
Pacers Running DCXC Invitational Recap
It was great to get some speed in! We also had a friendly and fun game of kickball on Thursday! Red team took the win! A big thank you to our host family The Gnatek's for hosting the team for Friday nights pasta party! It was very eventful! The course was a true cross country course.
It was all that and more! And the Rams were more than ready to take on the challenging course and go after it! The boys as a whole had an outstanding race, we ran as a pack and we ran aggressive from the start.
Our varsity girls placed 7th overall and 3rd among 4A schools! Maria got out with a strong start to the race and Courtney was the first female to finish for the lady Rams! Emily had her first go in a varsity race and did not disappoint! The girls had a great start to the season on a difficult course, they were able to push through different terran and had some past runners come out and cheer them on!
Our upperclassmen JV boys, placed 3rd overall! And 3 of our guys placed in the top 20!
Congratulations to Jason, Spencer, and Sam Hall for placing in the top The upperclassmen crushed each challenge as it came! The JV squad enjoyed the music, the flat and fast course, and the girls even got a chance to race under the lights with the glow! There will 2 busses traveling to the meet, leaving very early on Saturday morning and returning the same day.
Riverside High School CoEd Varsity Cross Country Fall Team News
The 2 busses will leave at different times. More details to come this week JV C was up next with a 2,3,4,5,6,7 finish! Matt Querey stormed to the front and never looked back. Girard, Parker, Clerval and Grady rounded out the top 5, all from Salesianum! JV A closed out the JV races with another team win!
Mike Migliore just missed the individual win, but pushed a fast pace for teammates to follow.
Ryan, Kauffman, Mischler and Frabizzio rounded out the scoring, all in the top 7! Varsity made it 5 for 5 with the punch of Mike Keehan and Sean Banko. Higley, Elliot and Hayes were close behind to round out the scoring. Seniors Connor Elliot and Michael Hayes ran with veteran like efforts placing 65th and 89th to round out the scoring. Mike Hayes is the perfect example of setting a goal and doing the hard work to achieve that goal!
Freshman Ryan Banko, in his first varsity race, blitzed a Jordan Mischler was hot on his heals in 9th. Hard work and consistent effort definitely pay off. Completing the sweep of the first 9 runners were Kelly, Girard, J. Fielding, Toy, Janavel, Holmes and Stuchlik.