Region 1 Cross Country Junior Olympic Qualifiers was held on Sunday, November 20th, three of our athletes travelled to Saratoga Springs to compete - Anthony, Mikhaila and Lana. The day started off with snow, turned into light rain, but they ran their best and finished strong. They competed in 3 different age groups, running the same distance of 3K - Lana ran a 15:09 finishing as the 2nd Long Island runner in the 9/10 female age group; Mikhaila was in the next race and her time was 14:31 and she was the 4th Long Island runner in the 11/12 female age group; Anthony was in the 11/12 group and was the 3rd Long Island runner finishing in 13:25
All their hard work at practices paid off. Look at the determination on their faces as they come into the finish line
What a great day for our athletes! Congratulations! You have made your coaches and teammates proud of you!
The rest of the XC team at practice at the top of Norman Levy Preserve in Merrick!