Girls Varsity Cross Country
Game Summaries & Headlines.
Senior Claudia Reines qualified for the Meet of Champions for the second consecutive year by finishing 3rd in the Group 1 Race.
AiVy Vu finished 36th overall out of the 139 runners setting a course personal best. Freshman Talulah Whelan finished 3rd for the team.
Senior Captain Ayana Alles, freshmen Ikshita Nair, Anoushka Nair, and junior Sukanya Vadali rounded out the squad. The girls team had a remarkable result. After qualifying 5th in the Central Group 1 section, the team placed 9th overall in group 1. According to pre-race seedings, the team was predicted to place 17th.
Special recognition goes to for Suki Vadali as she stepped in for an injured runner to finish as the Bulldogs fifth runner to count in the team scoring.
The boys finished 11th overall in Group 1. This was an excellent result as number one runner Colin Riley missed the event due to injury.
Senior Boys Allan Jean-Baptiste, Gatzlen Derival and Connor Nyguyen had terrific runs. Derival and Nguyen set a course personal best on the challenging Holmdel layout.
Juniors Juan Diego Cisneros, Sahan Alles and freshman Elliot Reines had terrific races in the unfriendly for runners warm temperatures.