Brief: Boys’ cross country places second at CCS

Brief: Boys’ cross country places second at CCS

Priscilla Bell, Features Editor
November 16, 2014
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Fall Sports, Top Stories

Boys' cross country advanced to the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) championship meet after placing second in today's Central Coast Section (CCS) championship meet at Toro Park in Salinas, Calif. The team scored 116 points, falling behind Bellarmine who won with 47 points. "The top three... Read more »

Boys’ and girls’ cross country teams move on to CCS

Bryn Carlson and Katie Foug
November 12, 2014
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports

Both the boys’ and girls’ cross country teams advance to CCS after competing at the SCVAL Championships Tuesday at the 2.95 mile long Crystal Springs course. The boys’ team finished first in the El Camino League led by Lucas Matison (‘15). Matison ran at an average mile pace of 5:15, taking... Read more »

No exclusions

No exclusions

Hayley Poore and Reuben Kramer
November 12, 2014
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Cross-Country - Girls, Features, Top Stories

Many people play a sport for one reason: they fall in love with the game.  Cross country, however, attracts runners for a variety of reasons.  While some do it because they enjoy running and want to stay in shape, others do it for the sole purpose of getting a prep. Cross country does not require... Read more »

Cross-country preview: racing to victory

Cross-country preview: racing to victory

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
August 27, 2014
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

After both boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams placed outside of state championship qualification last year at the Central Coast Section (CCS) finals, the two teams are looking to improve this season. Everyone has their sights set on one main goal: to finally qualify for the state championship. “This... Read more »

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 »