On Thursday 10/12/17 the Lovejoy Girls Cross Country team finished 2nd overall (43 Points) to Highland Park (24 points). Forney placed 3rd overall with 101 points. This marked the 11th consecutive year that the Varsity Girls team has qualified for the Regional Championship.
Leading the Varsity Girls team was Carson Hockersmith. Carson finished 2nd overall tying her personal best time of 19:07. Amelia Carothers finished 6th overall with a time of 19:55. Sofia Estes finished 10th overall with a time of 20:19. Rounding out the varsity girls team included Avery Silliman (12th – 20:37), Zoe Bessa (13th – 20:39), Emily Gueller (17th – 21:11), and Andee Richardson (26th – 21:50).
Full Varsity Girls results can be found HERE
The Varsity Girls will compete next at the Region II 5A Championship at Lynn Creek Park in Grand Prairie, TX on 10/23/17.
The JV Girls team finished 2nd overall (54 points) to Highland Park (15 Points). Wylie East placed 3rd overall with 96 points. Leading the JV Girls team was Madison Du Bois in 6th overall with a time of 21:34 – new PR. Finishing 16th overall was Hannah Ortega with a new personal best time of 22:03. Rounding out the JV Girls team included Lily McCutcheon (11th – 22:16), Ashlyn Carty (13th – 22:26), Eve McGowan (14th – 22:30), Emily Piccirillo (16th – 22:58), and Anna Iovinelli (17th – 23:00 and new PR).
Several JV Girls runners set personal best times in the District Championship. Runners who ran personal best times include the following:
Madison Du Bois – 21:34
Hannah Ortega – 22:03
Anna Iovinelli – 23:00
Mia Szczesny – 23:22
Nia Marwaha – 23:29
Karly Greenwood – 23:34
Maci Martelloni – 24:06
Sadi Hernandez – 24:07
Bryce Gournay – 25:02
Anna Hulbert – 25:48
Mackenzie Williams – 26:42
Full JV Girls Results can be found HERE