Klahowya cross country | Fall Sports Preview

Klahowya cross country | Fall Sports Preview

Head coach: Marty Krafcik

Boys key runners: Lucas Becker, sr.; Alex Oathout, so.; Jaeden Ellis, so.; Sam Cook, sr.; Tanyr Gagnon, sr.; Wyatt Vertefeuille, so.; Mason Haws, jr.; Rhys Hamblet, sr.; Kelton Gagnon, fr.; Thomas Brooks, fr.

Girls key runners: Rachel Newhard, so.; Hannah Meehan, jr.; Madison Godsey, sr.; Katherine Callendar, sr.; Alexa Watson, so.; Alyssa Becker, so.; Hannah Nelson, fr.; Olivia Wildes, fr.

Outlook: Both the boys and girls teams made it to the state 1A meet last season and return enough talent to do it again. The boys are the reigning league champions and took second at districts at 11th at state last year. With every varsity runner returning, plus a couple of talented freshman, it could be a big year for the team. The girls return four of their top five from their 14th place at state last year and has 16 runners this year, the highest number in program history.

Schedule: Sept. 6, 4:30 p.m., Eagle Jamboree | Sept. 8, 9 a.m., Bellarmine Invitational | Sept. 15, 9 a.m., Fort Steilacoom Invitational | Sept. 19, 4:30 p.m., Port Angeles and Sequim | Sept. 26, 4:30 p.m., North Mason and Olympic | Oct. 3, 4:30 p.m. at North Kitsap | Oct. 10, 4:30 p.m. at Kingston | Oct. 18, 4:30 p.m. Olympic League Championships at Port Townsend Golf Club.

Klahowya cross country | Fall Sports Preview
Klahowya cross country | Fall Sports Preview

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