Condor Cross Country & Distance Track - 2016/2017
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11/16/2016 - CIF STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS - What a way to end a season! Our Boy Varsity team finishes 6th at the State Championships with an impressive run in Clovis CA! This was on place better than last year as we continue to improve! Whats next ? Can we get top 5 next year or better?!?! Only time and hard work will tell! Team was lead by Angle Aguirre at 15:57 then followed by a tight pack of 3 Quinn Estrada, Jonathan Ayson, and Miguel Fausto all in 16:13 to 16:16. Closing scorer was Alex Contreras with a 16:27. This makes 2 years back to back top 10 in state finishes and we will be hoping for a 3rd next year! Bring on 2017!
11/22/2016 - CIF Prelims and Finals - Both our girls and boys qualified to compete in the CIF SS Prelims which is always an honor. Our Girls went out chasing the first appears at finals in school history but as luck would have it we came up just short by 1 place. Our girls had a great season (best in school history) and will come back even more hungry next year to make finals and possibly state!!! Our Boys handled business and moved on to Finals this last weekend. AT Finals our Boys were spectacular . We were told by the pollster that we would not make state again just like they told us this last year... and once again our boys defied the odds and beat teams ranked ahead of us. They ran an excellent executed run form off the pace race moving from 11th place up to 5th from the mid way point to the finish! And have now qualified to race at the State Championships in Clovis CA!!! Join us next weekend to see them shine!
11/2/2016 - Del Rio League Finals - Your Cal High Condors dominate at Del Rio League Finals! Not only winning 1 or 2 divisions but sweeping all 6 divisions! This day capped off an amazing regular season for all levels on our XC team! At the Freshman level the girls continued their dominance winning easily and lead by league champ Sandra Ramirez and runner up Lizbeth Velasquez! Freshman boys put on the most exciting race of the day with their come from behind win over in a big upset to be league champs lead by Adrian Gonzalez and Joahan Torres. Freshman Boys run the fastest team time all time for the league and girls the 5th fasest! JV continued their dominance flexing our depth and breaking records along the way. JV Boys ran 3rd fastest team time of all time for the league and girls ran the #1 fastest all time! Varsity wrapped up the day well for the sweep by winning both varsity races in strong form. Varsity boys now move on to CIF Prelims and continue the road to STATE!
10/22 - MT SAC Invite - Many would say this is truly the start of the XC season where the best teams start to shine and your Cal High XC Condors were absolutely one of the teams that shined at the historic MT SAC course! Some of the highlights... JV girls took second to start things off. JV Boys ran in the JV nationals and took second only to Great Oak! Signs of things to come! Freshman Boys took 3rd, Freshman Girls took 4th, Sophomore Boys took 3rd and Varsity boys running in the Div 1/2 Sweeps race took 5th overall and 2nd in Div 1! Beating a number of ranked teams at the state level and moving us up in those rankings! Varsity girls ran the 2nd fastest ever team time for Cal High Girls! State here we come!
9/7/2016 - CIF SS Rankings are up! : In case anyone doesn't know the southern section is by far the largest and most competitive in the State and some would argue in the country yet our cross country varsity team are ranked with the best of the best! Boys are now ranked 5th in CIF SS and our girls for the first time in school history are now ranked 7th in CIF SS !!! Here is a link to the rankings online:
9/3/2016 - Great Cow Invite !!! - Your Condors take home 6 plaques out of 8 races with amazing performances! Freshman boys and girls start the day finishing 8 and 9th in their races and are off to a great start to come away with league championships! Sophomores Boys win their division 2nd overall 5 guys under 17:00 (almost 6) Sophomore Girls short 3 top girls (running varsity) still pull off a 6th place finish with amazing times! JV Girls take 2nd place and JV boys pull off the rare 15 perfect race to sweep the race!!! Varsity Boys run a tough very competitive race against 3 teams ranked in the top 15 in the state and are able to take one down and almost another missing by 6points. Boys finish 3rd overall! Varsity girls go from 17th last year to 2nd overall all while knocking out 2 state ranked teams!!! In addition girls set the all time team time school record!!! Now at 92:37 !!! Average of 18:31 !!! Overall boys take home the Boys sweeps!!!
8/31/2016 - Preseason Rankings
With Preseason Rankings out we are happy to announce out Boys are ranked at the State Level by Milesplits at 18th in the State and by CIF Southern Section Boys are ranked 5th!
Right out of the gate at Great Cow we will have a chance to prove us under ranked again by knocking off many of the teams ahead of us!!! Lets see how many that will be
Our Girls go into the season Unranked but are set on the upset trail to take down many of these ranked teams. Starting with Great Cow we will face 3 ranked teams and all plans are to take them down!
8/06/2016 - Pride of the Valley 5K - If you have not heard yet both our Boys and Girls had an unbelievable race! Putting up amazing time for this point in the summer! Boys won the team race and Girls came in 2nd !!! Girls shattered the team time school record! And Ashley Uriostegui set school record for fastest Junior And Stephanie Reynoso set record for fastest Sophomore! Boys ran the 2nd fastest team time in school history ! Angel Aguirre ran the 3rd fastest time all-time! We had 11 Girls break 20:00 min for 3 mile conv times and we had 12 boys break 16:00 min for 3 mile conv times!!! most we have ever had on both accounts! To Top it off we won the team with the most runners and got a free 10x10 canopy!!! This is going to be a great season!
7/1/2016 - Freshman join our family and team in record numbers. Over 50 new freshman and finish off their first week with a mile time trial. And what a race that was with more proof that our future looks very bright!!! 7 Freshman boys run 6:00 or fast and 13 6:30 or faster!!! Our girls might have less runners right now but some great performances ! Results are below:
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