Capital Cross Recap

Posted by McClatchy Lions Cross Country on Sep 29 2019 at 07:43PM PDT

The Varsity Boys started off the day with almost everyone running a PR. Joe Wiley led the team with a 15:50, followed by Parker Van Ostrand and Nelson McMahon. Senior Colby Tell and sophomore Jackson Wedel stepped up with a huge PRs to take the 4th and 5th spots for the Lions. The boys were 23rd out of 43 teams. The Varsity Girls looked strong taking 11th place out of 28 teams. Julia Heckey led the pack, followed by Molly Dreher, Anna McNatt , Camille Combrink and Olivia Johnson; all with big PRs . In the Frosh/Soph boys race, Joe Bogdan took the top spot for the Lions with a PR of 12:06, followed by Kai Sorensen, Jackson Evans, Tait de Boer and Alexander Li; all with PRs. In the Open Boys race, Nick Tidwell, Alex Flores and Trevor Tillett represented the Lions with with a trio of PRs as well. Finally, in the Open Girls race the Lions took 4th place out of 13 teams, with Ellie Damian kicking it in for 6th place overall out of 202 runners. She was followed by Astrid Sanchez in 12th, Kary Soubinh in 20th and Billie Cooper and Claire Finney in 73rd and 74th. Go Lions!