“Winning has nothing to do with racing. Most days don’t have races anyway. Winning is about struggle and effort and optimism, and never, ever, ever giving up.” ~Amby Burfoot
THE DARLINGTON XC FESTIVAL RESULTS:
We had another beautiful meet up in Rome, Georgia. Many runners had personal successes!
Here are our top runners in each race:
Varsity Boys (217 total runners):
22nd: Jacob Brunner
34th: David Cartier
44th: Christian Cartier
46th: Adam Clark
48th: Kendrick Wong
RHS finished 5th of 31 teams overall.
Varsity Girls (194 runners):
26th: Mary Rains
37th: Kelly Foit
41st: Lynley Blocker
RHS finished 7th of 28 teams overall.
JV Boys (305 runners):
5th: Drew Stowers
15th: Cameron Sickels
32nd: Charlie Exposito
RHS finished 4th of 21 teams overall.
JV Girls (178 runners):
22nd: Katie Nay
29th: Sadie Ziegler
37th: Maggie Stephens
29th: Ella Merkel
RHS finished 5th of 13 teams overall.
Good luck to all our runners who are competing in the Great American Cross Country Festival on Saturday, October 6 in Cary, NC!
Runners of the week (9/24):
Congratulations to Katie Nay, Jordan Gomez, and Josh Davis!
PRACTICE THIS WEEK:
Monday, 10/1: 3:50pm at RHS
Tuesday,10/2: 3:50pm at RHS
Wednesday, 10/3: 3:50pm at RHS
Thursday, 10/4: 4pm at Sweet Apple Park (teacher work day – no school)
Friday, 10/5: No practice
Monday, 10/8: 5:30pm at Boling Park for top 20 (to get ready for Area Meet)
Congratulations to our seniors! A HUGE thank you to Laurie Sandreuter for organizing, executing the production of and hanging the banner. It turned out great! A big thank you to Maura Roberts Photography for her amazing talent in photographing the seniors.
Congratulations to Coach Colson for completing the requirements to officially be a community coach! Learn a little more about her HERE!
PASTA DINNER ON THURSDAY, 10/11:
Please see all the details and sign up to help or provide food HERE!
Parents needed between 4-5:15pm to keep an eye on backpacks and phones while the kids are out running. Just come and sit in the outdoor classroom. Sign up HERE
LANYARDS AND MAGNETS:
LAST CALL: Runners, if you have not received your lanyard and magnet (they are part of the uniform package), please go to Coach Allegood’s room at E-104 to pick up.
XC has a Shutterfly Share account where you can view pictures of the season and/or upload your pictures to share. Please access by going onto TeamApp>>Other Websites>>Photos – Shutterfly
Roswell Gymnastics Road Race:
Roswell Gymnastics is planning an inaugural 5K road race on November 10 at Riverside Park. If interested, please click on this flyer: Roswell Gymnastics Road Race