Week of 8/26

Due to the upcoming heat wave (and the inevitability of practice being canceled due to heat), the team voted to move practices to the morning this week.  Teachers (me) have to go back to work at 8:30/9:00 AM this week so practice will be a little earlier than usual.  The kids have already done a fantastic job communicating conflicts due to the practice change.  Please continue to let us know ahead of time if you need to sneak out early.  We will also be breaking in our XC spikes this week (SINCE WE START COMPETING NEXT WEEK!!).  If you have not purchased spikes yet, Fleet Feet, Lucky Road, and Road Runner typically have a good selection.

  • Monday @ GAHS 7:00-9:00 AM
  • Tuesday @ GAHS 7:00-9:00 AM
  • Wednesday @ GAHS 7:00-9:00 AM à bring spikes to practice (put metal implements in BEFORE practice)
    • Team Cook-Out: Rachel Hager’s from 7:00-8:30 PM
  • Thursday @ Crump Park 7:00-9:00 AM

Other information:

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Important Information for XC

Hey everyone!!!

Mandatory paperwork to participate:

What to bring to practice:

  • Wear athletic clothes and running shoes
  • Running watch
  • Water bottle (recommend you write your name on it)
  • Towel
  • Extra t-shirt

Other important things:

  • There will be a school-wide fall sports parent-athlete meeting on Wednesday, August 8 @ 6:00 in the auditorium.  We will follow up with a brief XC break out session after to go over our team contract, meet our new assistant coach, and go over our expectations for the year.  This is mandatory for both parents and athletes – please let us know if you are unable to attend.
  • TOMORROW is the last day to order a jersey if you would like to own one.  Jerseys are provided by the school if you do not wish to purchase one.  The team spiritwear is also available at this time so that you can receive it before the season starts.  If you do not wish to buy anything at this time, we will open it again in August (jerseys will no longer be available).  The teal shirt is the only mandatory item! Team store: https://www.bsnteamsports.com/v3/shop/team_shop/JagsXC18.
  • Meet schedule: https://gahsxctf.wordpress.com
  • In the case of inclement weather, we will cancel practice no later than 45 minutes beforehand.  Practice cancelations will be communicated via email and twitter (@gahsxctf).

 

Glen Allen XC – 2 weeks!

Very excited for our first day of practice! If you are interested in joining Glen Allen cross country, please go to http://tinyurl.com/gaxc18 so we can get you more information about our team and put you on our email list.

Here is the updated practice schedule — we will start practice on Monday, July 30. See ya then!

Summer Practice Schedule

Summer Practice Schedule

Hey all! Please see our summer practice schedule for the 2017 cross country season. Remember, all practices are mandatory. If you will be missing any dates, please email Coach Ennis and Coach Beck.  Excessive absenteeism can result in sitting out a meet or suspension.

Remember you MUST have the following forms completed and signed before you are allowed to participate. Bring all forms on the first day of practice and be sure to make copies of all forms.
• Physical dated after May 1, 2017
• Concussion Policy
• Student Activities Contract

Updated 7/31

 

Summer

1st Team All-State

Congratulations to the following athletes for earning 1st team All-State this past weekend at the VHSL 5A State Championships! Special congratulations to the girls 4×800, featuring Rebecca Fagan, Caroline Robelen, Ashley Henneberger, and Rachel Hager on their win in the event, setting a new school record and just missing the meet record.

  • Ali Ibrahim (4×800)
  • Andrew Payne (4×800)
  • Ashley Henneberger (4×800, 3200)
  • Austin Story (4×800, 3200)
  • Caroline Robelen (4×800, 1600)
  • Jessica McRae (discus)
  • Lauren Mulholland (4×400)
  • Mason Henry (triple jump)
  • Myles Alleyne (4×800)
  • Rachael Potter (4×800, 3200)
  • Rachel Hager (4×800, 4×400)
  • Rebecca Fagan (4×800, 3200)
  • Riley Rudd (4×400)
  • Star Price (400, 4×400)

We are humbled and inspired to be your coaches. 🙂

First Team All-Region

Congratulations to the following athletes on earning first team all-region (top 8) after this past weekend’s 5A South Regional Championships!

The top 6 in each event plus any individual with the state auto qualifying time will move onto the state championships this weekend at Todd Stadium in Newport News.

  • Ali Ibrahim (4×800, 1600)
  • Andrew Payne (4×800)
  • Ashley Henneberger (4×800, 1600)
  • Austin Story (4×800, 3200)
  • Caroline Robelen (4×800, 800meet record!)
  • Dexter Walker (4×400)
  • Eddie Williams (3200, 1600)
  • James Mayo (4×400)
  • Jessica McRae (shot put)
  • Lauren Mulholland (4×400)
  • Mason Henry (triple jump)
  • Myles Alleyne (4×800, 4×400)
  • Patrick Russo (3200)
  • Rachael Potter (3200)
  • Rachel Hager (4×800, 800, 4×400)
  • Rebecca Fagan (4×800, 3200meet record!)
  • Riley Rudd (800, 4×400)
  • Sathya V (4×400)
  • Star Price (100, 400, 4×400)
  • Stone Grizzard (pole vault)
  • Taliyah Dozier (high jump)

*BOLD=Regional Champion!

First Team All-Conference

Congratulations to the following individuals on earning First-Team All-Conference after last week’s Conference 11 Championships.

The top 6 in each event + auto qualifying marks from previous meets will move onto the 5A South Regional Championships at Gloucester High School.

  • Aaron Ringberg (pole vault)
  • Ali Ibrahim (3200)
  • Andew Payne (4×400, 800)
  • Anthony Garner (4×100)
  • Ashley Henneberger (1600, 800)
  • Austin Story (4×800, 800)
  • Carleigh Rollins (pole vault)
  • Caroline Robelen (4×800, 1600, 3200)
  • Christina Bryan (high jump)
  • Dexter Walker (4×400)
  • Eddie Williams (4×800, 1600)
  • Eniola Akinfolajimi (shot put)
  • James Mayo (4×400, 400)
  • Jessica McRae (shot put, discus)
  • Jordanne Rolan (4×100)
  • Justin Schlarman (4×100, 300H)
  • Lauren Massey (3200)
  • Lauren Mulholland (4×400, 200, 400)
  • Mason Henry (4×100, long jump, triple jump)
  • Morgan Leopold (4×100, long jump, triple jump)
  • Myles Alleyne (4×400)
  • Patrick Russo (3200)
  • Rachael Potter (1600)
  • Rachel Hager (4×800, 4×400, 800)
  • Rebecca Fagan (4×800, 1600, 3200)
  • Riley Rudd (4×800, 4×400, 800)
  • Star Price (100, 400, long jump)
  • Stone Grizzard (pole vault)
  • Symone Bullock (100H, 300H)
  • Talyah Dozier (high jump, long jump)
  • Taylor Schmitt (4×100, 4×400)
  • Zion Moss (4×100)

BOLD –> conference champion!

Outdoor Schedule

Date Meet Name Location
3/25 Manchester Relays Manchester High School
4/1 Tiger Classic Tucker HS
4/5 Godwin Wednesday Meet Godwin HS
4/8 James River Invitational James River HS
4/19 Glen Allen Wednesday Meet  Glen Allen HS
4/22 Lee-Davis Invitational Lee-Davis HS
4/26 Deep Run Wednesday Meet Deep Run HS
4/27 Penn Relays Franklin Field (Philadelphia, PA)
4/29 Charles B. Gordon Invitational Freeman HS
5/3 Tucker Wednesday Meet Tucker HS
5/10 Freeman Wednesday Meet Freeman HS
5/13 Glen Allen Invitational Glen Allen HS
5/19 Conference 11 Championships Godwin HS
5/26-5/27 5A South Regional Championships Gloucester HS
6/2-6/3 5A State Championships Todd Stadium, Newport News