Coed Middle School Cross Country, Coed Varsity Cross Country · St. Mary’s Cross Country Girls and Boys Team Qualify for State, Volk wins Coach of the Year


On Thursday, October 22nd at Valley of the Rogue State Park Marissa Dobry lead the St. Mary’s girls to first place at the OSAA Special District 6 Cross Country meet.

The St. Mary’s boys were runners-up to Bandon, which took second place on the girls side. The top two teams and five individuals qualified for the state meet Oct. 31 at Lane Community College in Eugene.

Dobry won in 17 minutes and 50.21 seconds on the 5,000-meter course, just two seconds off her PR.
Emma Bennion was third for St. Mary’s in 20:01.65 and Madeline Volk 10th (21:10.16).

For the boys, Evan Koenigsman led St. Mary’s to second place with a 17:54.29 mark.

After the meet St. Mary’s Coach Joe Volk was slected by his fellow District 6 coaches as Coach of the Year.

GIRLS
TEAM RESULTS: 1, St. Mary’s, 34; 2, Bandon, 44; 3, Lakeview, 99; 4, Myrtle Point, 115; 5, Cascade Christian, 122 (faster overall time); 6, Gold Beach, 122; 7, Toledo, 170.

TOP 10: 1, Marissa Dobry, SM, 17:50.21; 2, Sailor Hutton, Ban., 18:39.24; 3, Emma Bennion, SM, 20:01.65; 4, Aida Santoro, Ban., 20:02.5; 5, Lily Taylor-Sabin, LV, 20:14.38; 6, Sarah Cutler, Ban., 20:29.28; 7, Kaitlin Armstrong, GB, 20:47.83; 8, Gaston Avi, GB, 21:04.88; 9, Caroline Feig, Wal., 21:10.16; 10, Madeline Volk, SM, 21:10.16.

OTHER ST. MARY’S FINISHERS: 11, Meg Vasey, SM, 21:26.79; 12, Lindsey Gurr, SM, 21:42.56; 14, Kaylee Wu, SM, 21:49.50; 15, Taylor Kreul, SM, 22:04.77;

BOYS
TEAM RESULTS: 1, Bandon, 23; 2, St. Mary’s, 91; 3, Cascade Christian, 118; 4, Lakeview, 150; 5, Canyonville Christian, 177; 6, Myrtle Point, 181; 7, Gold Beach, 190; 8, Toledo, 236; 9, Waldport, 245; 10, Hosanna Christian, 251; 11, North Lake, 261; 12, Paisley, 266; 13, Rogue Valley Adventist, 269; 14, Reedsport, 315.

TOP 10: 1, Josh Snyder, Ban., 16:42.53; 2, Hunter Hutton, Ban., 16:47.1; 3, Zane Olive, Ban., 17:01.13; 4, Kyle Deiter, LV, 17:36.72; 5, John Shipley, CC, 17:42.0; 6, Evan Koenigsman, SM, 17:54.29; 7, Rio Lopez, Rogue River, 18:05.4; 8, Jason Elliott, HC, 18:07.54; 9, Seven Converse, Ban., 18:09.83; 10, Joshua Bruce, Ban., 18:10.51.

OTHER ST. MARY’S FINISHERS: 18, Ben McAnally, SM, 18:50.73; 20, Tyler Cochran, SM, 19:10.59; 21, Jeffrey Fairbanks, CC, 19:12.9; 25, Joe Hagy, SM, 19:27.52; 26, Colton Dumont, SM, 19;28.62; 35, Jameson Koenigsman, 19:53.83; 40, Josh Wu, SM, 20:04.76

(Information take from Mail Tribune)