Emerald Boys Varsity Cross Country

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XC Wraps Up 2017 Season

Emerald XC finished their 2017 campaign with an excellent result at the Upper State Qualifier (at Woodmont). 8 of 10 athletes achieved a personal best. The top 5 boys ran in a tight pack and finished within 45 seconds of each other (the best mark at the meet). They also had an average time of

XC: Salute to Seniors

Emerald XC will lose 4 awesome Seniors at the end of the 2017 season. These gentlemen are known for their hard work, persistence, and kindness. Each of them responded to a 5-pack of questions heading into Saturday’s Upper State Qualifier. JUSTIN GOODMAN How long have you been running? About five months. What is your favorite

XC Performs Well at County Meet

Emerald Cross Country hosted the Greenwood-Abbeville County Championships on Saturday at Connie Maxwell Children’s Home’s Oasis Farm. Dixie won the boys championship, while Ninety Six won the girls championship. Emerald runners had an amazing set of performances as 15 of 19 runners had lifetime or season best performances. 8th-grader Zoe Vickery finished 6th place and

Emerald XC Hosts Meet

Emerald XC hosted a meet yesterday afternoon with Dixie, Greenwood, Ninety Six, Pendleton, and Wren. Wren swept the boys and girls team competitions. Dixie’s boys and Ninety Six’s girls had the best team finishes from area schools. CLICK HERE for full results. Almost every Emerald athlete had a season best at the meet. CLICK HERE

XC Opens Season @ Landrum

Emerald Cross Country began their regular season competition at Landrum on Tuesday. The boys team averaged 20:59 over the 5k course. This mark was 36 seconds faster than their first meet of 2016. For pictures from the meet CLICK HERE. For full results CLICK HERE. Individual Results: Matthew Hines – 20:30 Job Simon – 20:42

XC Awards Video – 2016

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.

XC Seniors: Kenya De Leon & Joseph Castillo

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

Emerald High School Boys Varsity Cross Country finishes 3rd place

Saturday, October 15, 2016 9:00 AM Place 3 Points 88 Meet Recap The Emerald Boys XC team competed at the Region Championships (hosted by Palmetto) on Saturday. They improved their ranking from 2015 (5th), and finished 3rd as a team. The boys will compete on October 29 at the Upper State Qualifier (hosted by Woodmont).

Emerald High School Boys Varsity Cross Country finishes 2nd place

Saturday, October 8, 2016 9:00 AM Place 2 Points 80 Meet Recap Last Saturday, Emerald XC competed at the Red Devil Invitational, hosted by Liberty at Southern Wesleyan University. The course was hilly, but the team pulled out a 2nd place finish. Caleb McLaughlin finished 8th place (19:45) and was an event medalist. CLICK HERE

Emerald High School Boys Varsity Cross Country finishes 4th place

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 5:00 PM Place 4 Points 110 Meet Recap The Vikings hosted a home meet on October 4th. 9 out of 17 athletes had lifetime best performances. The boys had an impressive average time of 19:24 with only 1 min 22 sec of separation between their #1 and #5 runners. CLICK HERE