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Olivia Williams caps Cross-Country team’s busy week with dominant win in DAL race

Olivia Williams caps Cross-Country team’s busy week with dominant win in DAL race

The Acalanes cross-country competed in two big meets in the past week starting with the 36th Annual Mariner Invitational in Hayward last Saturday, with over 40 schools from all over the Bay Area and beyond competing. With many upperclassmen unavailable, the Dons’ younger runners had a chance to compete at the Varsity division and delivered some strong performances. Varsity regulars…

Cross-Country team off and running in DAL opener

Cross-Country team off and running in DAL opener

The Dons cross-country team traveled to Hidden Valley Park in Martinez Wednesday afternoon to compete against 11 other schools in the season’s first DAL-wide meet. Both Varsity teams again had strong performances while the JV and Frosh-Soph teams also displayed some impressive efforts. The Girls Varsity continued their strong season by easily defeating all other DAL rivals with the exception…

Cross Country led by Olivia Williams’ 1st Place finish at De La Salle Invitational

Cross Country led by Olivia Williams’ 1st Place finish at De La Salle Invitational

The Acalanes cross-country team continued their season at De La Salle’s Nike Invitational on Saturday. The Dons runners competed against 35 schools on two and three-mile courses at Newhall Park in Concord. Super sophomore Olivia Williams (pictured above crossing the finish line) stole the show by winning the Varsity Girls division with a dominant run of 17:35 over the three-mile…

DONS CROSS-COUNTRY TEAM IMPRESSES AT GOLDEN GATE PARK MEET

DONS CROSS-COUNTRY TEAM IMPRESSES AT GOLDEN GATE PARK MEET

After a two-year hiatus, the Dons cross-country team opened their season with a great day at the Lowell Invitational in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park on Saturday. The event featured over 70 high schools from all over the Bay Area and beyond in a huge day-long meet along scenic trails in the west end of the park. Everyone brought their…

Acalanes Celebrates Recruited Athletes

Acalanes Celebrates Recruited Athletes

Yesterday Acalanes students, staff and Acalanes Boosters celebrated the 2021 senior athletes and artists that have been recruited by colleges and universities to play and perform at the next level. Thanks to all who came out to support and to the student athletes who expressed gratitude to the entire Acalanes community.  Congratulations to all 11 recruited athletes going on to…

Acalanes Cross Country Finishes Strong

Acalanes Cross Country Finishes Strong

Varsity Runners Race by the Ugly Eagles Acalanes Cross Country wrapped up the season with a victory over Clayton Valley Charter High School this weekend.  This was a head to head meet held on a 2 and 3 mile course on and near Clayton Valley High School.  The course included something for everyone with a bit of road running, trail…

Dons Cross Country: Off to the Races!

Dons Cross Country: Off to the Races!

Dons Runners Dominate First Meet of the Season Having not run a meet since November of 2019, the Dons Cross Country team had some cobwebs to shake off before their first meet this past Saturday.  Both veteran runners and newcomers came through in smashing fashion.  The tri-meet between Acalanes, Las Lomas and Northgate was a hybrid virtual meet in which…

DONS GO THE DISTANCE: Cross Country, One Step at a Time

DONS GO THE DISTANCE: Cross Country, One Step at a Time

I always loved running – it was something you could do by yourself, and under your own power. You could go in any direction, fast or slow as you wanted, fighting the wind if you felt like it, seeking out new sights just on the strength of your feet and the courage of your lungs. Jesse Owens We are excited…

Dons Runners Keep Getting Faster

Dons Runners Keep Getting Faster

Cross Country Completes Camp #2 with Time Trials at Newhall Park Cross Country (5K & 2 miles) time trial update: Props to all of our cross country runners showing up on last Saturday (Nov 14) at Newhall Park.  Congrats to David Barron for remaining Group 2 Champ; shout out to huge PRs: Ethan Chow, Logan Farzan, Lucas Chow, Jack Dunne, Ben Kokel,…

Cross Country Camp Update:  Dons on the Run

Cross Country Camp Update: Dons on the Run

Props to all of our cross country runners for getting up early on last Saturday (Oct 10) morning and showing up at Newhall Park for the second of three unofficial time trials.  We had a great turnout!  Congrats to Ethan Chow and Corina McTigue for huge Personal Records.  Great job to Dominic Basaldua, Josh Evans, Ian Ho and Elle Casselman…

CROSS COUNTRY

CROSS COUNTRY SCHEDULE
Day
Date
Opponent/Event
Location
Time
Sat 11-Sep Lowell Invitational Golden Gate Park all day
Sat 18-Sep Nike Invitational, De La Salle Newhall Park all day
Wed 29-Sep DAL Center Meet Hidden Valley Park 3:30
Wed 20-Oct DAL Center Meet Newhall Park 3:30
Sat 6-Nov DAL Championships Hidden Valley Park 1:00
Sat 20-Nov NCS Championships Hayward HS 1:00
Sat 27-Nov CIF Championships Woodward Park, Clovis 1:00
CROSS COUNTRY ROSTER – GIRLS
Name Grade Level
Romi Avrahami 9
Chloe Boyle 10
Elle Casselman 12
Caroline Crossland 12
Livia Davis 10
Ruby Deeming 10
Abby Drake 11
Nina Gehrig 10
Emma Hunt 11
Helen O’Neal 11
Katrina Ortman 12
Abigail Palmer 10
Sadie Poole 9
Cameron Powell 9
Maya Rotershteyn 9
Muna El-Shaam Inanna Saifeddin-Alsafi 9
Alexia Silverberg 11
Isabella Starbuck 11
Charlotte Sutherland 9
Josephine Teran 11
Emma Uffelman 11
Olivia Williams 10
Megan Yee 10
Lauren Yee 12
CROSS COUNTRY ROSTER – BOYS
Name Grade Level
Samuel Adams 9
Dongjoo Ahn 10
Thomas Bequette 12
Samuel Bequette 12
Peter Buchel 11
Lucas Chow 10
Thomas Cronin 9
Samuel Dempsey-Fehling 9
Bennett Dodge 11
Jack Dunne 11
Adam Emtage 10
Jonathan Evans 11
Logan Farzan 10
Liam Gallacher 10
Samuel Hamalian 11
Cedric He 9
Tyler Hunt 11
Isaac Hutton 9
Benjamin Jo 10
Levi Johnson 10
Nathan Joseph 9
Jared Merrill 9
Daichi Nannen 10
Samuel Pecci 11
Dylan Potter 10
Andreas Ramirez 12
Nathan Rurka 11
Juzer Shipchandler 10
Zachary Snyder 11
Evan Sverak 10
Jackson Voogt 11
Andrew Wartenberg 10
Reinert Webb 10
Michael Weiss 10
Loic Windfuhr Durand 12

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