Dixon High School Cross Country made history at the Bret Harte Invite on Saturday 9.22.12 when 4 out of 4 teams placed and 26 out of 29 runners medaled in the meet.
The Varsity Boys, JV Boys and the Sophmore Boys all placed FIRST as teams. The Varsity Girls placed SECOND as a team. Very impressive with the amount of runners and schools competing at Frogtown!
Next up for the Rams Runners will be their first HOME MEET in over 5 years. Come out Wednesday, September 26th to the track at DHS and support your Rams Runners! Races will begin at 3:30 with races beginning approximately every 20-30 minutes after the previous race. DHS Cross Country would like to personally thank The Gnos Brothers, Dustin Timothy Farming, Pequeno and Son and Mayrol Brothers for their generous donations to the team.
Frosh/Soph Girls: (Winner ran 15:02)
Running in the Frosh/Soph Girls division Ashley LaBass finished 47th out of 92 runners with a time of 18:38 over the two mile course for a 9:19 split time.
Sophomore Boys: (Winner ran 12:22 – 83 Runners)
1st Place TEAM
7th Jeremy Lostica 13:02 - 6:31 split
10th Kobe Andrade 13:03 - 6:32
13th Daniel Hernandez 13:11 - 6:36
17th Luis Perez 13:22 - 6:41
31st John Barton 14:26 - 7:13
33rd David Avery 14:34 - 7:17
JV Boys: (Winner ran 19:36 – 56 Runners)
1st place TEAM
Eric Burton and Cody Franceschi ran step for step side by side the entire race and finished together. Someone had to finish first so Cody let Eric have the victory, but they both were FIRST.
1st Eric Wolfman Burton 19:36 6:32 split
2nd Cody Franeschi 19:36 6:32
5th Marcos Torres 20:49 6:57
6th Raphael Cervantes 21:09 7:03
8th Jeffrey McMillen 21:12 7:04
22nd Jordan Cureton 22:24 7:28
Two runners were forced to drop out due to injury: Wyatt Mince is battling a hip problem and Matt Bombard is battling shin splints.
Varsity Girls: (Winner ran – 19:56 – 120 Runners)
2nd place TEAM
5th Nikki Torres 21:47 7:16 split
13th Claudia Robinson 22:47 7:36
18th Sophia O’Neal 23:05 7:42
29th Julia Ratterman 23:41 7:54
42nd Samantha Heynen 24:16 8:06
Varsity Boys: (Winner ran – 16:40 – 169 Runners)
1st place TEAM
5th Coy Chance 17:33 5:51Split
10th Gonzalo Morales 17:58 6:00
11th Justin Kemper 18:01 6:01
16th Chris Luney 18:14 6:05
32nd Alan Sanders 19:07 6:23
33rd Justin Giardino 19:11 6:24
40th T.J. Kennedy 19:47 6:35