Senior Week: XC
Whitt Wins Big
If you missed the Cross Country Awards video at the Fall Sports Awards night, or if you just want to watch it again, click on the link below. Coaches Meredith Schwendemann and Lisa Payne would like to commend the XC athletes on a year of hard work.
The Emerald Cross Country team only has two seniors this season, but they have definitely left their marks on the team. Kenya De Leon and Joseph Castillo can both be characterized as kind, yet fierce competitors. They are loving and supporting teammates, but beware if you are are in their path during a race! Their […]
The Girls’ XC team traveled to Southern Wesleyan University on October 8. Two of three girls who competed finished as medalists (top 10 individually). Rose Whitt finished 4th with a time of 22:32. Kenya De Leon finished 8th with a time of 23:16. Kate Timms finished 39th (32:14). CLICK HERE for more photos.
Emerald Girls’ XC competed on Tuesday at home. Due to injuries, only 3 athletes competed. Rose Whitt – 20:46 Kenya De Leon – 22:50 Kate Timms – 30:37 For photos, CLICK HERE. For full results, CLICK HERE. The girls will be in action this weekend at the Red Devil Invitational at Southern Wesleyan Univerisity in […]
Emerald, Greenwood, and Ninety-Six High Schools hosted the Lakelands Invitational at the Oasis Farm at Connie Maxwell Children’s Home this morning. Emerald athletes had many season and life-time best performances (scroll to bottom for all Emerald results). Emerald’s boys finished 6th out of 15 schools. In the team competition, Palmetto won the girls’ event, while […]
Emerald Cross Country will host 18 schools and over 400 athletes tomorrow at the Lakelands Invitational. The race will be held at the Oasis Farm at Connie Maxwell Children’s home. Admission is $2 per car. The schedule is as follows: Varsity Girls – 9:00 am Open Girls – 9:35 am Varsity Boys – 10:20 am […]
Last weekend, Rose Whitt made school history as she won the Zaxby’s Invitational hosted by Southside High School. She became the first athlete in school history to win a cross country invitational. Her winning time of 21:19 was also good enough to set a new meet record. We caught up with her to gather her […]
Last weekend the Viking Cross Country teams competed at the Coaches’ Classic Invitational in Columbia. Rose Whitt (21:46) and Kenya DeLeon (25:14) were the only two females to compete. The Boys’ team was lead by Caleb McLaughlin (19:42), an 8th-grade student at Westview. Jonathan Hines (20:40) and Job Simon (21:04) were the next athletes to […]
The Emerald Girls Cross Country team opened their season yesterday at Palmetto. Due to injuries, only 3 athletes competed. Rose Whitt finished 5th (all PreReigon Team) with a time of 23:04. Kate Timms ran 34:03. Lauren Knierim completed her first 5k in 42:25.
Saturday, September 26, 2015 9:00 AM Place 8 Points 231 Meet Recap The Emerald Girls XC team competed for the first time with a full group of 7 girls. They were led by Rose Whitt (21:39) and Kenya De Leon (22:32). Rose was less than 10 seconds away from a mark that would make her […]