Varsity + Junior Varsity + Eighth Grade
|Varsity Cross Country State Meet|
|Date:||November 14, 2017|
|Location(s):||Northwestern State University|
Northwestern State University
State Championship Meet
On Tuesday 11/14 the Cubs competed in the Class 5A State Championship. The Cubs finished 4th overall as a team. Leading the Cubs with a Top 10 finish was Hope Shales ('20) finishing in 8th place overall. Also leading the Cubs was Sadie Burst ('21), Annelise Meyaski ('21), Victoria Tufts ('20), Ashleigh Gallagher ('20), Lauren Labbe ('18), and Maria Pinero ('18). Maria Pinero ('18) was also celebrated for making the All State All Academic Team. Congratulations to all for a successful Season!
On a beautiful Wednesday afternoon the Cubs competed in the 9-5A District Championship. With great weather conditions the Cubs came out victorious by 1pt 32(MCA)-33(DHS). Helping lead the charge was Annelise Meyaski ('21), Sadie Burst ('21), Hope Shales ('20), Victoria Tufts ('20), Lauren Labbe ('18), Ashleigh Gallagher ('20), and Maria Pinero ('18). Three Days later the JV and JH competed in the JV/JH New Orleans Metro Championships. Both teams battling cold and windy conditions the JH placed 4th and the JV placing 1st overall with a close finish coming down to the 6th runner. Leading the JH Elle Broussard ('22), Elise Vicknaire ('21), and Madilyn Sanderson ('21). Leading the JV to victory was Kristin Guillera ('20), Katie Huval ('20), Grace Elvir ('20), Margeaux Manshell ('20), Hayley Sumich ('20), and Theresa Falgoust ('20).
The Cubs competed in the Jack Schommer Invitational this weekend. With this being the last race before the District Championship the Cubs celebrated there Seniors on there last race. The names of the seniors are: Maria Pinero ('18), Samantha Comberell ('18), Emily Coogler ('18), Gabrielle Dupre ('18), Lauren Labbe' ('18), Scarlett O'brien ('18), Caroline Schluter ('18), and Virginia Theriot ('18). The Varsity team placed 4th, and the Junior High placed 2nd. Varsity was lead by Grace Elvir ('20) and Theresa Falgoust ('20). Junior High was lead by Elle Broussard ('22), Madilyn Sanderson ('21), and Elise Vicknaire ('21).
Cubs on the Run
On October 14th the Cubs Crossed over the state line to take there talents over to Mississippi. The Cubs competed in the Choctaw Invitational, held at Choctaw Trails in Clinton Mississippi. The team placed 3rd overall and was lead by Hope Shales ('20), Annelise Meyaski ('21), Victoria Tufts ('20) and Ashleigh Gallagher ('20).
Hurricane Nate Can't Hold Back the Cubs
The Cubs head back to Baton Rouge to compete in the Catholic high Invitational. With Hurricane Nate in the Gulf the Cubs ran through wind and rain. Even with not ideal weather conditions the Cubs stayed strong. Varsity was lead by Hope Shales ('20) breaking into the top 10 and Annelise Meyaski ('21). Junior Varsity and Junior High were lead by Sadie Burst ('21), Madilyn Sanderson ('21), and Nashia Landry ('22).
Dry Air Brings Fast Times in BR
With the lack of humidity and slightly cooler temperature the Cubs made there way to Baton Rouge for the St. Joe's Invitational. PR's were set on the fast and competitive course known as High Lank Park. Great effort by all,and a special congratulations goes to 8th grader Elle Broussard for placing in the top 20 in the Competitive JH race.
2017 Season Thus Far
With three meets under the Cubs belt we have seen improvement each week. Starting with a hot and humid week one the Cubs ran in the Cabrini Relay's. Varsity taking 3rd place overall, and the JV/JH teams taking home 1st. After a hot and humid first race the Cubs were blessed with cooler and dryer temps the following meet at the Cub Run. The Varsity and JV came back strong with a 1st place finish, and the JH team coming in Second. The Cubs weren't so lucky with the weather the following weekend competing across the Big Pond at the Christian Brothers Invitational. With a overall team improvement The Varsity placed 4th overall, and the JV/JH keeping there top 2 streak alive by placing 2nd overall.
2017 Cub Run Results...