“A Lot Of Talent And Unrealized Potential” Cross Country Team Already Blazing Trails

On September second, the sun blazed on the bare shoulders of freshman cross country runners at the two-mile Dry River Run in Hollister, California. Cory Nounnan steps foot to the starting line, awaiting the shot of the gun to start the race. Cory Nounnan finished fourth place with a time of 11:42. Other great performances … More “A Lot Of Talent And Unrealized Potential” Cross Country Team Already Blazing Trails

Cross Country Boys run like the wind from one season to the next

The boys of the cross country team are going above and beyond this season. So far this year, the team is undefeated in the league, which is very strong. The members on the team are putting up record times at regular season meets and invitationals. The team ranks number one in the league, and they … More Cross Country Boys run like the wind from one season to the next

Who is Katie Lamb?

For Katie, Cross Country has been a part of her life since middle school, and as she goes on from high school, it will likely continue for her. She, “hopes to continue the sport,” because it will always be apart of her Katie followed in the footsteps of her older sister Emily when she decided … More Who is Katie Lamb?

Boys Cross Country races towards 2016 seasons with high hopes, new coach

Cougar Cross Country had its first meet on September 3rd. The boys team had 18 people racing at San Benito High School at the Second Annual SBHS Dry River Run (6 Freshman, 4 Sophomores, 3 Juniors, and 5 Seniors). For the Freshman there was one person that placed in the top 5, two in the … More Boys Cross Country races towards 2016 seasons with high hopes, new coach

Girls Cross Country aims for league, CCS with new coach

SLV Girls Cross Country is looking forward to starting a solid season with a new coaching staff. They are expecting to do better than the last season, despite the loss of long-time coach Rob Collins. With a new crop of freshman, the older girls are hoping for even more success. After all, with every new … More Girls Cross Country aims for league, CCS with new coach

Cross Country, Football, and Water Polo and their post-season ventures

As San Lorenzo Valley High School’s 2015 Fall Sports teams wrap up their seasons, it’s time to take a look back at some of this seasons highlights.  All of the teams have had both heartbreaks and victories, but overall had successful seasons. The long standing tradition of strong Cross Country teams at San Lorenzo Valley … More Cross Country, Football, and Water Polo and their post-season ventures

Mairo Kuntze, a motivating and inspiring force on the track

Mairo Kuntze is a senior who runs Cross Country and is the boy’s Varsity team Captain. Mairo has been running Cross Country for 3 years. Kuntze started out running track, but decided that there was room for improvement so he decided to step out of his comfort zone by going out for cross country his … More Mairo Kuntze, a motivating and inspiring force on the track

Cross Country season has great success and improvement for boys and girls

The Cross country season has started and meets have already begun. The competition is tough but they are no match for our teams! Starting off the season, the Varsity girls cross country team has had five meets so far this season. The meets have taken place at Stanford University, Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, … More Cross Country season has great success and improvement for boys and girls

Cross Country players get ready for an exciting season.

Cross-country season is here and well on its way. The track is newly refurbished and ready to run on and the teams are training hard for this season.  Many of them even ran in the blazing summer heat and only true athletes could endure that kind of conditioning. This season, the girl’s team captains are … More Cross Country players get ready for an exciting season.

Cross Country pushes towards the finish line at full speed

Cross Country is in the heat of the season, and the runners are performing under pressure. It is nothing new for them considering their successful history. Runners are and feel in great shape. They possess the important confidence that may not have been held  while the season had not yet begun. Primed bodies and peaked … More Cross Country pushes towards the finish line at full speed

Abby Sherman Player Profile: On the Road to Success

Abby Sherman, Senior, has been running since 7th grade when Rob Collins (Cross Country coach) noticed her talents during P.E. She had done ballet since the age of two and stopped dancing after middle school. She also stopped playing basketball and volleyball in high school in order to focus on running, “and it’s a decision … More Abby Sherman Player Profile: On the Road to Success

Cross Country Experiencing a Very Successful Season

The San Lorenzo Valley cross-country team is racing through another very promising season as the girls compete to take their 12th CCS championship.  Recent races have proved the ardor of these competitors. Anna Maxwell had the fastest times of all of the girls in both races, with times of 17:22 at the Stanford Invitational and … More Cross Country Experiencing a Very Successful Season

Cross Country Starts off the Season With Impressive Results and High Goals

“We have a strong team and if we put our minds to it, we can go farther than we ever have,” said Addie Pavelko after the first race of the season where the girls took 1st place out of 45 girls’ teams. They had a combined time of 1:39:02 in Toro Park, Salinas on Saturday, September 7th  at the … More Cross Country Starts off the Season With Impressive Results and High Goals