2017-2018 McC Girls Cross Country
Congratulations Lady Highlanders: Cross Country District Champs 2016
Past District Champions: 2006-2015
This Friday is the District Meet at ORHSÂ 7th grade girls competitive race will be at 4:30.Â 8th grade competitive race will be atÂ 5:20.Â 7th grade Open Race 6:10.Â 8th grade Open Race 6:35.Â You will get out of class after advisory and report to the locker room to change.Â We will take the bus to Oak Ridge HS.Â You need to sign out after you race to go home!Â Â
Tuesday, October 24th, 8:00 Breakfast of Champions!!Â Celebrate another successful Cross Country season with breakfast with your team!!Â Please bring a breakfast item to share ( donuts, kolaches, bagels, muffins, breakfast breads, fresh fruit, chick-n-mini’s etc…) We will meet at the weight room and enjoy breakfast and fellowship before school starts!
*Bring your completed physical with you on the first day of school. You will turn it in during the cross country class period. You may not tryout without a physical on file*
Sign up for remind text:
7th grade: Text @7girlscc to 81010
8th grade: Text @8girlscc to 81010
Must have a 2017-2018 Pre-Participation form and Physical form and birth certificate turned into the coaches office.
Purchase your CC t-shirt from the McCullough Web Store. Orders are due by August 25th. Shirts will be delivered and distributed within 2 weeks during the cross country class. Â These spirit shirts can be worn to pep rallies, on race days during school and at practice.Â
**Cross Country Try outs will be held Monday, August 21 2017 during 4th block CC class for 7th graders and after school until 5:00 PM for the 8th graders. You must be able to run 2 miles in 18 minutes or faster in order to remain in the cross country class. If you are unable to do so, your schedule will be changed and you will be moved to a PE class.**
What We Are:
– A distance program
– An Athletics class
– A team and individual sport
– A fun program for girls who run and enjoy running
– Preparing athletes to run forÂ TWHS State and Nationally-Ranked Cross Country program
What We Are Not:
– A P.E. class
– A fitness/weight-loss program
– A sprint/track program
– A beginners running program
2017 Tentative Schedule
8/25: Friday Night Lights – Bear Branch Soccer Fields – open race at 5:30 PM. There is a small fee to participate in this race since this is the fundraiser for the Lady Highlander XC team.
9/09: ORHS – this is a Saturday meet. Girls will need their own transportation to the race.
9/15: Tomball Invitational Meet, Burroughs Park
9/22: Brenham Meet (TBD)
9/29: Nike South – Bear Branch Soccer Fields
10/06: Early release Day – no CC meet
10/12: Thursday – Red/Green Meet at McCullough
10/20: District Meet – Hosted by York Junior High – TBD