The meet today at Bear Lake will start at 4 p.m. with the middle school races and each race will be started before the next one finishes so be on time! They will take place at the golf course/high school/fairgrounds area north of town.
We will be hitting the road again at 10 a.m. this Friday. This time for a drive through scenic central Idaho to attend the Bob Firman Invitational at Eagle Island State Park in Boise. You can find all the details here. We will be running in the division 1 races for the varsity and in the second JV races because of they group the schools alphabetically. As last week please pack lunch and bring extra food or money for dinner. We will take care of meals on Saturday. We will be back to the HS at 10 or 11 p.m. Saturday.
Here is the race information for Douglas next weekend:
The “2011 JACKALOPE CROSS COUNTRY INVITATIONAL” is on Friday September 16th, 2011. There will be running a middle school race for those of you who wish to participate. We are including a course map for your review. Please note the following:
From the coaches and spectators point of view, a short walk from the starting and finishing line to the top of the hill will allow you to view the starting and finishing line and will allow you to view the complete race from a single vantage point. As you will notice, we will start on the 18th fairway and will finish on the 17th fairway.
ORDER OF RACES AND APPROXIMATE STARTING TIMES: 2:00 PM FIRST RACE—GIRLS 3K MIDDLE SCHOOL 2:30 PM SECOND RACE--BOYS 3K MIDDLE SCHOOL 3:00 PM THIRD RACE—GIRLS 5K JUNIOR VARSITY 3:30 PM FOURTH RACE—BOYS 5K JUNIOR VARSITY 4:00 PM FIFTH RACE--GIRLS VARSITY 4:30 PM SIXTH RACE—BOYS VARSITY
Middle school awards will be presented immediately following the Middle School Race. All high school awards will be presented immediately following the last race.
We will leave the HS at 7 a.m. and pick up athletes at Thayne Elementary, Silverstar, Etna Elementary, and Alpine if needed. Please pack a lunch and bring money for dinner. After the race we will eat in Casper and then stay the night in Riverton. We will stop for a team run @ Jenny Lake on Saturday and be home around noon.
Solid performances all around, everyone that has run the course before ran faster than they had previously. We loved the competitiveness and focus this week. Keep it up!
Mike Rider 18:06.54 David Livingston 18:26.58 Gabe Waldron 19:05.28 Ben McArthur 19:26.83 Zack Dubisz 19:28.99 Ben Sabat 19:37.67 Cody Peck 20:02.23 Jake Thompson 21.28.94 Cody Whitmore 21:49.00 Coulton Hirschi 22:03.48 Owen Koldewyn 22:34.23 Peyton McEntire-Larimer 23:45.67 Jared Burton 24:27:14 Brian Campbell 25:18.47 Kadin Allred 25:29.46
Hailey Ricks 20:21.07 Brittney Nethercott 20:47.60 Brooke Nethercott 21:17.46 Jessica Woodford 23:43.50 Dakota Bateman 24:21.11 Hannah Demler 24:38.01 Courtney Smith 24:43.30 Rebecca Ryan 25:16.59 Anne Johnson 28:29.47 Kira Koldewyn 30:13.52
Last year our times ranged from 18:23 to 32:30 for the boys and from 20:53 to 35:12 for the girls. Keep up the hard work!