Boys cross country smashes the competition


Beth Hungerpiller

At the starting line, the boys cross country team charges down the course during a home meet.

Fleur Uittenbogaard, Staff Reporter

Season Record: 4-0 in league meets; 4-2 overall

Results: Lost to Issaquah 78-38 and lost to Newport 78-35 on Sept. 12; Beat Eastlake 17-38 on Sept. 19; Beat Bothell 21-36 on OCt. 3; Beat Woodinville 22-36 on Oct. 3; Beat Skyline 20-40 on Oct. 10

Notable: The team finished ninth at the Nike Portland Invitational

The runners qualified for state as a team, sending Joe Waskom, Paul Talens, Tychon Preston, Austin Gappa, Luke Harper, Spencer Sprague, Jack Pratapas, and Jack Thorne

Joe Waskom won the 4A state meet

Quotable: “The season went good for almost everyone; everyone except for one had lifetime PRs,” said Paul Talens