North Gwinnett HS Cross Country: 2013 Allgood Pest Solutions ROTW


September 12, 2011

Girls

Morganne Brown:  Morganne had an excellent race on the tough Carrollton cross country course.  The senior finished sixth for the team for the second time in two meets.  The most impressive statistic is that she decreased the time between her and the fifth place teammate from :57 seconds in the first meet to :39 seconds this week.

Alexis Raia:  Alexis had the highest finish for the JV squad at the Carrollton meet this weekend.  The sophomore was the only medalist for the entire JV team.  It is equally impressive that this is her first year running cross country after having a successful track season last spring. 

Boys

Peter Leistikow:  Peter led the JV boys team in this weekend’s Carrollton cross country meet.  The junior has continued his steady improvement since last spring’s track season to become one of the most consistent members of the team.

Andres Littig: Andres was the first varsity finisher for the Bulldogs at the Carrollton meet this weekend.  This is the first time the junior has finished in the first position for the team.  He ran an impressive time of 17:17 on the tough Carrollton course to finish in 20th place.


August 29, 2011

Girls

Courtney Czerniak:  Courtney led the varsity squad to a third place finish at the Alexander Early Bird cross country meet.  This was the first time the sophomore has finished first for the varsity team. She finished 16th in the championship race with a time of 19:41.  

Sarah Silva: Sarah had an impressive cross country opener at the Stage Races.  The freshman was one of the top finishers for the JV squad in the 2 mile race.  Sarah ran 14:50 for two miles and continues to improve this cross country season.

Boys

Alex Hudgins:  Alex is one of the most improved runners from last year’s team.  He went from being on the JV last year to scoring as the 5th runner on the varsity team at the Alexander Early Bird Meet.  In his race, he ran personal bests at the 1 mile split, 2 mile split, and his finish time of 17:54.

Alex Teichner: Alex led the JV squad in the opener at the stage races.  The sophomore has continually improved since last cross country season.  Alex ran 11:40 for two miles in the first stage and was the highest finisher for the JV.   


August 15, 2011

Girls

Jordan Humphrey:  Jordan is coming off an exceptional junior season where she finish in the top 5 in the region and top 10 in the state meet.  She will be looking to prove on those finishes this year.  Jordan had a strong summer training season and capped it off with a top team finish at the Bulldog Dash.  She is one of the hardest working athletes on the team.

Maggie Tindol:  Maggie is a senior who logs the most mileage of anyone on the team.  She is committed to helping the girl’s team maintain their dominance at the state level.  Maggie trained over 500 miles during the summer season that saw her improve her time by over a minute at the Bulldog Dash.  

Boys

Spencer Bradham:  Spencer is a junior who has led the boy’s team in every cross country race since the Region meet in 2010.  He has improved his commitment to train at a very high level.  Spencer led the boy’s team at the Bulldog Dash and has a goal of breaking the school record in cross country this year.    

Christian Sevidal:  Christian is a senior who has returned from a season ending injury a year ago to provide leadership to the varsity squad.  He had an excellent summer of training.  He kicked off the preseason with a top six team finish at the Bulldog Dash and will be an important part of the success to the Bulldog team.