Last Friday, our Girl’s Cross Country team finished in second place at the AIA Division One Cross Country Sectionals, and qualified for a spot at the AIA Cross Country State Championships. This is their second consecutive year at state! The members of the Girl’s Cross Country team are Janet Chavez, Ariz Duarte, Anette Carrasco, Michelle Rodriguez, Lizbeth Guerrero, and Sandy Nguyen. Ariz, Janet, and Anette also won medals for finishing in the top fourteen and became members of the All-Section team. Anette was recognized as the top freshman for the Fall 2016 season. Juan Ramirez, from the Boy’s Cross Country team, qualified for his third consecutive AIA Cross Country State Championship and took fifth place. In addition, Juan was also named a member of the All Section team for the second consecutive year.
The AIA Cross Country State Championships will be this Saturday, November 5, at Cave Creek Golf course. The first race starts at 8:45 a.m. Go show your support for both your Boy’s and Girl’s Cross Country Team.