Boys and Girls Cross Country @ Marianapolis
On Saturday, October 18th, the Boys and Girls Cross Country teams traveled to Marianapolis for their homecoming 5k race. It was a familiar course for the team and everyone was excited to run hard in improve their times.
First was the boys race, which resulted in many personal bests for Hyde. Corbin Basile ’18 was Hyde’s first finisher, placing 5th overall. Artem Checkmarev ’17 and Dan Oleson ’15 were the next finishers for the Wolfback. They both placed top 20 in the race and each improved their times by minutes from the race at Marianapolis earlier this season. Thomas Schilling ‘16 and Mike Yao ‘15 completed Hyde’s scoring 5, placing Hyde in 3rd out of 4 teams overall.
In the girls race, Mandy Yang ‘15 lead the Wolfpack with a 12th place finish. Chibitora Wu ’16 was close behind in 14th place, and she completed the course in 30:22 which is over 5 minutes faster than her previous race at Marianapolis. Alyssa Eagan ’17, Allison Guan ’16, and Molly Yue ’18 completed Hyde’s girls team this meet.
For both teams, it was a day full of great efforts and achievements. The Wolfpack is looking forward to competing at St. Andrews this Wednesday!