Stanford Invitational

Stanford Invitational  Sept. 28, 2013

Stanford’s Erik Olsen (Novato) won the Mens 8km College Race in 24:25 (4:55).In photo below that is Reesy Byers (Sac State) who competed for Santa Rosa HS.Stanford_2013_EO

Top Times for Marin High School athletes

Girls 5km Seeded Race

  • 7th Julia Maxwell  Branson  18:11 (5:51)  #1 time NCS athlete
  • 46th Anna Harleen  Branson  19:26 (6:16)Stanford_2013_JMStanford_2013_AH

Boys 5km Seeded RaceStanford_2013_MA

  • 17th James Kinney  Marin Academy  15:45 (5:05)  #3 time NCS athlete
  • 19th Trevor Reinhart  Marin Academy  15:49 (5:06)  #4 time NCS athlete

Full results at::

RanMarin Summer Training Program Athletes off to a Great Start in Cross Country

The RanMarin Summer Training program was a success and a lot of fun..The athletes are now off to a great start iin their fall seasons and we wish them well.

Julia Maxwell of Branson has returned from a spring injury to record the fastest time of the day at the Stinson Beach Relays. On Thursday she competed for the final time on Branson’s home course at Bon Tempe and won the race. At this meet the top 5 finishers were 2013 MCAL 1st Team Finishers and 7th and 8th place were 2013 MCAL 2nd Team Finishers. There were 5 RanMarin Summer runners placing in the top 8.                               (Photo from 2012 Footlocker West)Maxwell_Julia_JPG

Anna Harleen of Branson ran the first race of her senior season on Thursday. She ran a strong race to finish 2nd. Anna finished an impressive 2nd place at the CIF State Cross Country Championships last fall and is off to a great start to her racing season.AH_XC_13Sophia Noto of Drake has continued to show improvement and she started out her season with a bang by finishing 2nd at the Stinson Beach Relays. Sophia placed 5th at Ed Sias. On Thursday Sophia ran a well paced race to finish 3rd.SN_XC_13

Aislinn Miller of Drake ran a great relay leg at Stinson to record the 11th best time. She placed 7th in the Frosh Soph race at Ed Sias. On Thursday Aislinn ran a solid race to finish 7th.AM_XC_13Chloe Hunwick of Drake has started out the season well with a 31st best time at the Stinson Beach Relays. Chloe then placed 15th at the Frosh Soph race at Ed Sias.CH_XC_13Banson Senior Sophie Breck ran a good relay leg at Stinson and had the 17th best time. Sophie continued to run well and finished 8th at the league meet at Bon Tempe.SB_XC_13

Angela Seeger ran a solid leg for Branson at the Stinson Beach Relays and recorded the 23rd fastest time. At the league meet Angela ran a tough race to finish 16th.AS_XC_13

Michele Bollinger of San Marin has returned to cross country and an injury in 2012. Michele led the San Marin team at Stinson and ran the 20th fastest time. Michele competed at the Viking Opener and finished 24th. At the league meet at O’Hair Park Michele placed 6th to lead her team. (Photo from IJ)nmij0912relays

Michael Petruzelli of Branson  finished 25th at the league meet at Bon Tempe in his first league meet.MP_XC_13

Jordan Allen of Marin Catholic had a solid summer of training and we can’t wait to see her out on the course soon. (Below is a photo from 2012 Clovis Invitational)


MCAL XC Meets 9-19-13

MCAL XC Meets Thursday Sept. 19

JS,TL,D @ Branson    Bon Tempe  2.6 miles


Girls:  Drake d. Justin 19-44; TL d. Justin 23-32; Branson d. Justin 17-46; Drake d. TL 17-45; Branson d. Drake 19-42; Branson d. TL 15-50.
Guys:  Drake d. Justin 21-38; TL d. Justin 23-32; Justin d. Branson 25-32; Drake d. TL 23-35; Drake d. Branson 18-41; TL d. Branson 22-34.

R,N @ Marin Catholic    Crown Road


SR,T @ San Marin   O’Hair Park



Ed Sias, Lowell and Viking Results

Branson, Redwood and San Rafael competed at the Ed Sias Invite today. Results can be found at:

In the Small School Varsity Boys race Andy Ehrenberg of  Redwood  placed 4th in       10:15.

Drake and Novato competed at the San Francisco Invitational hosted by Lowell. Results can be found at:

  • In the Frosh Soph Girls Race Aislinn Miller placed 7th in 14:08 to lead her team to 2nd place.
  • Sam Bruckner placed 9th in the Freshman Boys 1 Race in 13:17
  • In the Freshman Boys 2 race Matt Loverti of Novato placed 4th in 12:18
  • Sophia Noto of Drake finished 5th in the Girls Varsity race in 18:24.

San Marin, Tam and Terra Linda competed at the Viking Opener.  Results at:

2013 Stinson Beach Relays

The 50th Stinson Beach Relays were run today in honor of Tam’s Coach Kreig Vezie who was the fonder of the Relays and passed away recently.                  The top 5 finishers in each race will receive a Stinson Beach t-shirt.

Top 5 Boys

  • Conor Deleuze JS
  • Isaac Cohen Tam
  • Drake Johnson Nov
  • Nassim Kabarra  SR
  • Matt Sauders  D

Top 5 Girls

  • Julia Maxwell  B
  • Sophia Noto  D
  • Teal Bullock  JS
  • Kate Miekley  Tam
  • Isabella Amyx  Tam

Individual Results

Stinson Beach 2013

In the team competition San Rafael won the Boys relay with Drake finishing second. Tam placed 1st in the Girls race edging out Branson.


Govi wins Postgraduate Scholarship

UCLA’s Alec Govi (Marin Catholic) a cross country and track & field athlete is a recipient of a Pac-12 Postgraduate Scholarship for 2012-13. Alec will attend UCLA School of Law in the fall.

“Govi earned Pac-12 All-Academic honors twice during his career and was a Top 60 finisher at the 2011 Pac-12 Cross Country Championships. Govi earned the 2013 Athletic Director’s Academic Excellence Award for making the Director’s Honor Roll (3.0 or higher GPA) every quarter at UCLA, and he was also named to UCLA’s All-Academic Team for men’s track & field for the second time in his career”. UCLA Athletics


Early College XC Meets

Clayton Hutchins (Drake) runs his way onto the Cal Poly Cross CountryTeam at the UCSB Lagoon Meet. Clayton was the first freshman in the 8km race finishing in 10th place.

John Lawson (Drake) will not be competing for UCLA.

Erik Olson (Novato) helped the Stanford Mens team to win the USF Invitational by placing 5th in the 8km race.