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Cross Country – Girls

2017-2018 McC Girls Cross Country

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Congratulations Lady Highlanders: Cross Country District Champs 2016

Past District Champions: 2006-2015

This Friday’s meet (September 22nd) is the Brenham Hillacious Invitational at Brenham High School 525 A.H. Ehrig Drive Brenham, TX  77833

Girls will get out of class at the end of third block – do not go to advisory- and report to the locker room to change clothes.  We will take a bus to Brenham. Top 15 girls will get to run. 

Race Schedule: 7th grade girls run at 5:00 pm and 8th grade girls run at 5:40 pm.  

You may sign out to go home after you run, or ride the bus back to McC. 

You were given a uniform so please come dressed in your shorts, singlet, sports bra, running shoes and socks.  If you have a running watch- wear it!! Also wear your hair bow that you were given.  Please bring a water bottle as well.   

Please refer to then meet handout information sheet for more details.

 

Next week is Nike South!!  We have our Pasta Party on Thursday, September 28th at 6:00 pm.  The girls run on Friday at the Bear Branch Soccer Fields. More information will be coming soon!

 

*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

Requirements:

Must have a 2017-2018 Pre-Participation form and Physical formpdf 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.  These spirit shirts can be worn to pep rallies, on race days during school and at practice. 

**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 for 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

**Click here to read more very important informationpdf**

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

Head Coach