Friday, October 30, 2020

Dragon Runners Win Big at Weekend Meets

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Dragon junior runner Charlie Gardner

The varsity girls team placed 1st at the Chile Pepper Festival, outscoring the 2nd place team by 150 points. Alison Esparza led the Lady Dragons coming in 4th place with a time of 18:13, followed by Gillian Mortimer in 6th place at 18:23, next was Tig Archer in 9th place with a 18:38, coming in 12th was Ari Lopez at 18:38 and Sarah Odneal completing the top 5 with a 15th place finish and time of 18:47.

The varsity boys team came away with a 2nd place win and a score of 78 points. They fought hard in this extremely competitive race. They were led by Reed Brown who took 1st place with an impressive 15:06, followed by Charlie Gardner in 12th place at 15:32, next was Michael Simcho in 19th place with a 15:47, coming in 29th was Shea Whatley at 15:58.55 and rounding out the top was Nic Fernandes in 30th place with a 15:58.72.

“We are very proud of how our runners have progressed from top to bottom this season,” Carroll coach Justin Leonard said. “Our varsity teams had a great performance at the Chile Pepper Festival against some national caliber teams. The girls dominated the field and the boys came in second. Reed Brown won the race with the 10th fastest time in Chile Pepper history. We are so proud of the JV teams for perfect scoring the girls race and coming in second for the boys. They are the future of our program and I’m so excited for them.”

Varsity Boys
1st – Reed Brown – 15:06                                                    86th – Chase Haddock – 16:37

12th – Charlie Gardner – 15:32                                           112th – David Archer – 16:54

19th – Michael Simcho – 15:47                                            162th – Sam Kemps – 17:11

29th – Shea Whatley – 15:58.55                                         173rd – Tyler Coleman – 17:14.25

30th – Nic Fernandes – 15:58.72                                        174th – Henry Gardner – 17:14.45

45th – Michael Waugh – 16:08                                            176th – Garrett Gabriel – 17:14.67

51st – Juan Arcila – 16:12                                                    212th – Enzo Mortimer – 17:26

55th – Connor Rutledge – 16:19

 

Varsity Girls

4th – Alison Esparza – 18:13                                                31st – Olivia Arriaza – 19:20

6th – Gillian Mortimer – 18:23                                             57th – Angie Riera – 19:48

9th – Tig Archer – 18:38.49                                                 65th – Sarah McCabe – 19:53

12th – Ari Lopez – 18:38.87                                                 72nd – Laurn Esparza – 19:57

15th – Sarah Odneal – 18:47                                               108th – Cate Tracht – 20:18

16th – Ali White – 18:48                                                       113th – Micah Dadson – 20:21

22nd – Kayli Jones – 18:58                                                   126th – Gabi Bigalke – 20:28