MCAL CROSS COUNTRY STANDINGS AS OF OCTOBER 1, 2015
Roy Griak Invitational Saturday Sept. 26, 2015 Minneapolis, MN
CAL’s John Lawson (Drake) placed 16th in the Mens Gold Race running 25:22 on the 8km course. John was CAL’s second runner and helped his team to place 3rd at the Roy Griak Invitational.
CALS’s Megan Bordes (Redwood) competed in the Women’s Gold Race to finish 31st in 22:26. Megan was CAL’s 3rd runner to help the team place 5th.
Washington Invitational Friday Oct. 2, 2015 Seattle, WA
Womens 6km Race
Stanford’s Julia Maxwell (Branson) ran a PR to place 20th in 20:20. Julia was Stanford’s 5th scoring runner and she helped the Cardinals to place 3rd at the Washington Invitational. The race was won by Aisling Cuffe of Stanford in 19:41.
Mens 8km Race
Washington’s Fred Huxham (Redwood) placed 21st in 23:42. Fred was Washington’s 2nd man and helped his team to place 6th at the Washington Invitational. The race was won by Edward Cheserek of Oregon in 23:15.
San Rafael, Novato, Branson and Justin-Sienna raced at IVC in Novato.
Complete Results of the IVC Race: XC IVC 10-1-15 Nov SR B JS
Elsewhere across the county:
San Marin, Marin Catholic and Terra Linda raced at Ohair Park in Novato. Complete Results: XC SM-TL-MC 10-1-15
Redwood, Drake, and Tam raced in Fairfax. Complete Results: Drake v. Tam v. Redwood October 1 2015
Several Marin County cross country teams traveled to Stanford University on Saturday, September 26 to compete in the highly competitive regional cross country race. Some of the team and individual results are below. Full results can be found at: http://www.rtspt.com/events/stanford/xcinvite15/
Division 4 Boys Race:
Drake High School – 4th place
Jeremy Leary (Drake) 6th place in 15:36
Wyatt Miceli (Drake) 17th place in 16:05
Griffin Persily (Drake) 24th place in 16:22
Zach Bibeault (Terra Linda) 31st place in 16:25
Division 3 Boys Race
San Rafael High School – 12th Place
Blake Delaney (San Rafael) 8th place in 16:02
Munir Kabbara (San Rafael) 12th place in 16:09
Division 5 Boys Race
Marin Academy – 2nd Place
Henry Fleming (MA) 2nd place in 15:48
Connor Montgomery (MA) 8th place in 16:24
Division 5 Girls Race
Branson – 2nd Place
Grace Dailey (Branson) 4th place in 18:43
Callie Jones (Branson) 11th place in 19:45
Girls Seeded Race (mixed divisions)
Redwood – 14th Place
Gillian Wagner (Redwood) 17th in 18:16
Boys Seeded Race (mixed divisions)
Redwood – 22nd Place
Andy Ehrenberg (Redwood) 21st in 15:37
Julia Maxwell (Branson) a sophomore at Stanford placed 11th out of 255 runners in the College Women’Race. Julia was Stanford’s 4th scoring runner to help the Stanford team place 1st at the Stanford Invitational.
Julia’s time was 21:07 for the 6km course.
The MCAL Cross Country Dual Meet Season kicked off this week with three separate races. On Wednesday, Branson, Terra Linda, and Justin-Sienna raced at Tam. On Thursday, San Marin and San Rafael raced at Redwood’s Tennessee Valley Course while Novato and Drake raced on Marin Catholic’s Crown Road Course.
On Wednesday, Grace Dailey of Branson won the girl’s race while Neil Johnson of Tam won the boys’ race.
Wednesday’s Individual and Team Results: TamBransonJSTL Results 9-16-15
On Thursday at Crown Road, Jeremy Leary of Drake won the boys’ race while Tori Buckley of Novato won the girls’ race.
MC, Novato, Drake Results: MC DUAL MEET NOV DRAKE 9_17_15
Down on Redwood’s Tennessee Valley course, Andy Ehrenberg of Redwood won the boy’s race while Gillian Wagner of Redwood won the girls.
Redwood, San Rafael, San Marin Results:
The MCAL Cross Country season starts Monday August 17, 2015
2015 MCAL Cross Country Schedule
Sept 9 Stinson Beach Relays Boys 4pm Girls 5pm
Starting Time of League Meets is 4:15pm and DST 3:30pm
- D,N @ Marin Catholic
- SM,SR @ Redwood
- TL,B,JS @Tamalpais
- R, T @ Drake
- SR,B,JS @ Novato
- MC,TL @ San Marin
- JS,D,SM @Branson
- N,TL@ Redwood
- MC,T @ San Rafael
- B, MC,R @ Justin Sienna
- N,T @San Marin
- D,SR @Terra Linda
Nov. 11 MCAL CHAMPIONSHIPS @ Indian Valley College
Varsity Boys Race 3:15 pm Varsity Girls Race 4:00 pm
Nov. 21 NCS Championships @ Hayward HS
Nov. 29 CIF State Championships @ Woodward Park, Fresno
Summer is the time to put in the work to build a base for the fall cross country season. The Ran Marin Summer Program is out there running and putting in the miles. A few photos from a Saturday run at the lakes. Follow along on Instagram at ran_marin
The ranmarin summer program had some distinguished alumni join them for a run. In the photo above left to right. (Thank you to Rob Flatland for the photo)
- Angela Seeger (Branson) will be a senior at a high school in NYC. As a junior she ran cross country and indoor/ outdoor track.
- Anna Harleen (Branson) will be a sophomore at Williams College. Anna had a successful freshman year competing in cross country and indoor/outdoor track.
- Michael Petruzzelli graduated from Branson and will attend the University of Chicago in the fall. Michael competed in cross country and track and continues to support ranmarin.
- Julia Maxwell (Branson) will be a sophomore at Stanford University. Julia had some bright moments as a freshman but she also had to battle injuries along the way. She competed in cross country and indoor/outdoor track.