Boys’ cross country finishes ninth in CCS

Boys’ cross country finishes ninth in CCS

Katie Foug, Staff Writer
November 17, 2013
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Top Stories

The boys’ cross country team placed ninth in the Central Coast Section (CCS) championships leaving them short of a qualification to the state meet and thus bringing their season to an end. The boys did not enter... Read more »

Boys’ cross country qualifies for CCS event

Boys’ cross country qualifies for CCS event

Katie Foug, Staff Writer
November 5, 2013
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Fall Sports, Top Stories

The boys' cross country team placed fourth in the SCVAL El Camino League Championship led by junior Lucas Matison (‘15). Matison finished first at the Crystal Springs course with a personal record of 15:29. The boys team will advance to the Central Coast Section Championship meet... Read more »

Cross-country finishes second in city championship behind Gunn

Cross-country finishes second in city championship behind Gunn

Anna Dukovic, Staff Writer
October 31, 2013
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Fall Sports, Top Stories

The Paly girls’ and boys’ cross-country teams finished second in the city championship at Gunn this afternoon. The Lady Vikes beat Castilleja 43-78; however, Gunn came out on top with a total of 21 points. The boys’ team lost to Gunn 21-28 points. Despite the loss, the Paly boy’s team took... Read more »

Boys’ and girls’ cross-country schedule announced

Boys’ and girls’ cross-country schedule announced

September 4, 2013
Filed under Calendar, Cross-Country - Boys, Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports, Top Stories

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Boys’ cross-country places 6th in SCVALs, Cook continues to CCS

Charlotte Biffar, Features Editor
October 31, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox

The Palo Alto High School boys’ cross-country team placed sixth in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) Championship meet at Crystal Springs yesterday. Nate Cook (‘15) finished first for the Vikings, placing 15th overall, completing the 2.95 mile course with... Read more »

Boys’ cross-country places eleventh at Monterey Bay Invitational

Boys’ cross-country places eleventh at Monterey Bay Invitational

Nora Rosati, Editor-in-Chief
October 20, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School boys’ cross-country team placed eleventh out of 14 teams at the North Salinas High School Monterey Bay Invitational this Friday. Placing first for the Vikings was William Kershner (‘13), who completed the 3.0 mile course in a time of 17:44.00 minutes.  Captain Ben May... Read more »

Brief: boys’ cross-country places third, first, fifth, and first at Crystal Springs League Preview Meet

Brief: boys’ cross-country places third, first, fifth, and first at Crystal Springs League Preview Meet

Audrey DeBruine, Staff Writer
October 11, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Fall Sports

Boys’ cross-country competed in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) Preview Meet Tuesday, with Nate Cook ('15) anchoring Paly's fastest time for the 2.95 mile course (17:12.6) at 23rd overall and sixth in the sophomore race. The races were run by class, with the freshmen placing third, the... Read more »

Secret to Success

Secret to Success

Jordan Gans, Staff Writer
October 10, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Featured Athlete, Profiles, Top Stories

Unlike most athletes, cross-country runner Nate Cook (‘15) does not partake in his sport for the thrill of victory. In fact, Cook does not even care about winning, and he  started his sophomore year with little motivation to continue with cross-country. Yet, as a sophomore on varsity, he has become... Read more »

Brief: boys’ cross-country places fourth at Artichoke Invitational

Brief: boys’ cross-country places fourth at Artichoke Invitational

Audrey DeBruine, Staff Writer
October 7, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys

The Paly boys’ cross-country team placed fourth out of 15 teams at Saturday’s Artichoke Invitational at Half Moon Bay High School. The team’s top three scorers, Samuel Mignot (‘14), Ben Hawthorne (‘13) and Nate Cook (‘15) finished within four seconds of each other, garnering them the 17th,... Read more »

Boys’ cross-country places 21st at Stanford Invitational

Boys’ cross-country places 21st at Stanford Invitational

Audrey DeBruine, Staff Writer
September 30, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly boys’ cross-country team placed 21st out of 35 teams at the Stanford Invitational this Saturday. This five kilometer race is held annually at the Stanford golf course. Nate Cook (‘15) finished first for Paly and 73rd overall in a race with over 200 participants. Cook ran the course with... Read more »