Cross country teams try to keep pace

October 19, 2017 — by Mathew Luo and Elaine Sun

Boys’ Meets:

Sept. 12 Lynnbrook: Seniors placed 3/6; Juniors 3/6; Sophomores 1/4 ; Freshmen 4/4

Sept. 16 Earlybird Invitational: The team placed 7/28

Sept. 26 SCVAL meet #1 at Central Park: Varsity placed 7/14

Oct. 3 SCVAL meet #2 at Crystal Springs:Varsity placed 6/13

Oct. 17 SCVAL meet #3 at Baylands

 

“Our coach this year is a lot more strict with the team and is pushing us through harder workouts,” junior Eric Pors said. “Our workouts this year have been shorter and higher in intensity than workouts last year, and we have been continually running hills at Fremont Older space on the weekends, which is making us a lot faster this season.”

 

Girls

Sept. 12 Lynbrook Center Meet, team placed 7/10

Sept. 16 Earlybird Invitational, junior Isabella Tan placed 69/179, sophomore Julia Hoffman placed 30/206

Sept. 26 SCVAL meet #1 in Santa Clara, team placed 13/14

Oct. 3  SCVAL meet #2 at Crystal Springs-Varsity placed 12/14

Oct. 17 SCVAL meet #3 at Baylands

 

“The season is going pretty well so far,” sophomore Julia Hoffman said. “We’ll continue adding more miles to build endurance and hopefully start running more hills.”