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Freshman Heidi Nielson rounds the corner at the UIL 19-6A District Cross Country meet held at Seven Lakes High School  Oct. 23. Nielson placed first in a difficult regional meet, then captured the Regional title in Huntsville and now leads the Cougar team to state Nov. 4.

Freshman finishes 4th at UIL State Cross Country Meet

Joe Powell & County Line staff, Staff Writer November 5, 2017

Freshman Heidi Nielson followed her District championship by grabbing first place at the Cross Country Regional Meet in Huntsville, then went on to finish 4th in State at the UIL CC Championships at Settlers...

Girls cross country team places sixth at State meet

Nandika Masingka, Staff Writer December 8, 2016

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,...

Varsity runners smile for a picture after their State meet at Old Setters park in Round Rock, Texas. All of the girls took part in the 5,000 meter run, where 152 people competed altogether. (Reagan Bunch)

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

Joanne Chavali, News Editor November 9, 2015

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...

Girls Varsity Cross Country team heads to Round Rock for the State Meet.

Cinco Ranch Cross Country wins big at State competition

Eryn Lyle, Staff Writer November 21, 2014
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.
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

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...

Kech overcomes injuries, sprints straight to success

Kech overcomes injuries, sprints straight to success

Madeline Brisson, Sports Editor November 5, 2012

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,...

Anamosa strides to Austin

Anamosa strides to Austin

Gabrielle Deckelman, staff writer May 11, 2012

“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...

Rookie runner races to state

Rookie runner races to state

Madeline Brisson, Staff Writer December 9, 2011

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...

Cross country places at state competition

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor November 18, 2011

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...

Cross country qualifies for state

Shaun Lal, Sports Editor November 11, 2011

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...

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