Cross Country Story Archive Subsribe to the Varsity541 Cross Country RSS feed

Double duty

Double duty

EAGLE POINT — Kevin Van Dyke owns three pairs of running shoes and a set of soccer cleats, and they are wearing down fast.

The Eagle Point senior participates in both soccer and cross country, just like his older brother Tyler...

Crater’s Monroe siblings finish first in GP

GRANTS PASS — Crater senior Jordan Monroe was a runaway winner in the 5,000-meter elite girls cross country race and sophomore brother Andy Monroe led a pack of Comets to take first place in the elite boys race at the Grants Pass Invitational...

Comets Cruise

Comets Cruise

Crater cross country coach Justin Loftus had a goal in mind for his runners Saturday afternoon at Lithia Park in Ashland, and the Class 5A Comets certainly didn’t disappoint in the annual State of Jefferson Invitational.

Crater senior...

Short-handed Challengers top Lakeview

LAKEVIEW — Cascade Christian’s girls soccer team put forth a yeoman’s effort Wednesday, playing one player down for their entire match but still winding up with a 3-1 victory over Lakeview in District 5 action.

Local runners shine at Northwest Classic

EUGENE — Crater senior Jordan Monroe placed third and the Comet girls were third out of 12 schools in the Northwest Classic at Lane Community College on Saturday.

Monroe ran the 5,000-meter race in 19 minutes, 13.4 seconds.

St. Mary’s boys cruise past Challengers

St. Mary’s broke open a close match with three second-half goals to secure a 5-1 boys soccer victory over Cascade Christian in District 5 play Wednesday at U.S. Cellular Community Park.

Alec Robertson scored a hat trick for the Crusaders...

Dobry leads St. Mary’s to Prefontaine title

COOS BAY — St. Mary’s senior Marissa Dobry finished first in a course-record time of 18 minutes, 3.7 seconds to help the Crusader girls cross country team win their first title in the annual Prefontaine Memorial Run.


Irish lead pack at SWC Pre-District

GRANTS PASS — Sheldon High runners scored the top times in three of the four Southwest Conference Pre-District cross country races Wednesday at the All-Sports Park.

Competition was broken down into freshman-sophomore and junior-senior...

School Directory

Sport Directory

Conference Directory

Prep Notebook

Kris Henry

South’s Cota broke Retzlaff’s school record

All apologies to former South Medford standout Matt Retzlaff, who failed to get the recognition he was due last week after it was, in fact, his...