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Girls cross country team places sixth at State meet

Nandika Masingka, Staff Writer
December 8, 2016
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Shoes slap the ground with the vigor and ferocity of a tiger about to pounce. The only thing running through their minds is the intense need to pass up the girl in front of them. In the periphery, crowds are cheering, but they block it out and focus on the end goal. The air is getting cooler...

Cross Country mud runs at UIL State Meet, girls place sixth

Cross Country mud runs at UIL State Meet, girls place sixth

Joanne Chavali, News Editor
November 9, 2015
Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Top Stories

The girls cross country runners placed 6th at State Saturday on a sloppy course at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock. Sophomore Reagan Kappel placed second individually winning her silver medal in 18 minutes and 44.9 seconds while Senior Nathan Gift, on the boy's team, placed eighth individually. The...

Cinco Ranch Cross Country wins big at State competition

Cinco Ranch Cross Country wins big at State competition

Eryn Lyle, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014
Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Top Stories

The girls’ cross country team walked away in fifth place at state November 8, with the boys’ team placing twelfth, after successful district and region meets.

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On their mark, get set, go: Track team races on to Regionals

On their mark, get set, go: Track team races on to Regionals

Snovia Moiz, Staff Writer
April 16, 2013
Filed under Sports

Following the previous years’ successes, track and field entered the season with high expectations. This year’s team consists of more than 100 athletes, and aims to attend the State track meet. “[Our goal for this season] is to work hard, improve with each meet, win district and be state bound,”...

Kech overcomes injuries, sprints straight to success

Kech overcomes injuries, sprints straight to success

Madeline Brisson, Sports Editor
November 5, 2012
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Whether in cross country or track season, conflicts continuously arose that kept junior Emily Kech from participating in meets. Between two left tibia fractures, one right tibia fracture and bouts of illness, Kech watched from the sidelines for the first two years of her high school career. This yea...

Anamosa strides to Austin

Anamosa strides to Austin

Gabrielle Deckelman, staff writer
May 11, 2012
Filed under Sports

“Take your mark,” three final words have screeched out of the announcer’s mouth. All patience is lost, as the runner’s ears crave the final shot. His eyes remain locked on the burnt orange track that lies ahead as his nerves tickle with anticipation. A split second of silence passes and...

Rookie runner races to state

Rookie runner races to state

Madeline Brisson, Staff Writer
December 9, 2011
Filed under Cross Country, Features, Sports

The butterflies build up in her stomach as they usually do, but this time they are intensified. This is not just any other meet; this is state. After one year on the cross country team, junior Sammie Kubiak has already qualified for state finals. 107 of the best female cross country runners in Texas are...

Cross country places at state competition

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
November 18, 2011
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Cross country placed eighth at the 2011 UIL State Championships in Round Rock on Nov. 12. The team was considerably young, featuring three sophomores, four juniors, and only one senior. Junior Keo Neshyba led the pack, finishing 12th with a three-mile time of 16 minutes 22 seconds. Finishing close behi...

Cross country qualifies for state

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor
November 11, 2011
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Boys’ and girls’ competed in the Region III Cross Country Championships on Saturday, Nov. 5, resulting in multiple qualifiers for the Cross Country State Championships on Saturday, Nov. 12, in Round Rock. Although the girls placed 5th, two spots away from qualifying for state as a team, senior Sam...

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