From left, Cate Joaquin, Amber Rios, Madelein Locher and Gianna Mendoza grind during the Division II race at the CIF-State Cross Country Championships. (Credit: DeAnna Turner)
Cate Joaquin, So., St. Francis (SJ) -- Fourth in Division II at State. ... Sac-Joaquin Section Division 2 runner-up. ... Seventh overall at Clovis and fifth in the large school team sweepstakes at Mt. SAC. ... Foot Locker National Championships qualifier.
Madeleine Locher, Sr., Ventura (SS) -- Fifth in Division II at State in a time (17:43.10) that ranked fifth overall among seniors at the meet. ... Southern Section Division 2 champion.
Gianna Mendoza, Sr., Presentation (CC) -- Third in Division II at State in 17:36.40, a 5K PR that ranked seventh in the class for the season. ... Central Coast Section Division 2 champion.
Amber Rios, Jr., Colony (SS) -- State Division II runner-up in 17:35.00, the No. 3 time among juniors at the meet. ... Southern Section Division 2 runner-up in 17:02.8, the No. 1 time among juniors at the meet.
Savannah Scriven, Sr., Palos Verdes (SS) -- Runner-up in Division III at State. ... Southern Section Division 3 champion. ... 3-mile PR from Woodbridge of 16:28.90 ranks CA No. 5 and U.S. No. 10. ... 33rd at NXN, No. 4 among CA girls.
Brooke Secreto, Jr., Foothill Technology (SS) -- State Division IV champion while running the No. 2 time (17:33.40) in the junior class at the meet. ... Southern Section Division 4 runner-up. ... won seven of 13 races.
Lauren Soobrian, Fr., Los Altos (CC) -- Fourth in Division I at State with the fastest time in the freshman class at the meet (17:42.70). ... Central Coast Section Division 1 champion. ... Placed third behind Alex Klos and Riley Chamberlain at Capital Cross.
Hana Catsimanes, Sr., San Clemente (SS) -- Southern Section Division 1 champion. ... Ran No. 2 overall time at Mt. SAC ... 16:44.90 from Dana Hills ranks CA No. 12 for 3 miles. ... Headed to Wake Forest.
Carly Corsinita, Sr., Capistrano Valley (SS) -- Ran 17:10.30 for fifth in the Division 2 race at the Southern Section Finals, No. 2 in the senior class at that meet. ... Foot Locker Nationals qualifier. ... Headed to Oregon.
Unique Ford, Sr. Madera (CS) --- Placed sixth in Division II at State. ... Won the Central Section D-II title for the second time while running the No. 2 time in the class at the meet (18:15.51).
Dalia Frias, So., Mira Costa (SS) -- Placed third in Division I at State, running 17:38.40, the No. 3 time in the sophomore class at the meet. ... Runner-up in D2 at the SS Finals. ... Foot Locker Nationals qualifier.
Tori Gaitan, Sr., Great Oak (SS) -- Before season was shortened by illness, she placed fourth in the senior at Mt. SAC, sixth at Woodbridge and seventh at Clovis while leading Great Oak to the title. ... Headed to NAU.
Madison Kackley, Jr., Gregori (SJ) -- Fifth in Division I at State with the No. 15 overall time at the meet. ... Sac-Joaquin Section D-1 champion. ... Won seven of nine races.
Sam McDonnell, So., Newbury Park (SS) -- Ninth in Division II at State, while running No. 1 as Newbury Park won the team title and earned a spot at NXN. ... Eighth in the merge from the Southern Section Finals and No. 3 sophomore.
Audrey Dang, Sr., Great Oak (SS) -- Placed fifth as Great Oak won the Southern Section Division 1 title and placed 10th overall leading the team's runner-up effort at State. ... Headed to UC Davis.
Hailey Golmon, Sr., Newbury Park (SS) -- Key scorer as Newbury Park won Southern Section D-2 and State D-II team titles and earned a spot at NXN. ... Ran No. 2 for the Panthers in both SS and State and No. 1 at NXN.
Paloma Hancock, Sr., Campolindo (NC) -- Placed fifth in Division III at State while leading Campolindo to the team title. ... North Coast Section Division 3 champion.
Bella Longo, Jr., Mission Vista (SD) -- Third in Division III at State with a time (17:46.80) that ranked fifth among all juniors at the meet. ... Two-time San Diego Section Division 3 champion.
Audrey Suarez, Jr., Mayfield (SS) -- Third in Division IV at State with the No. 8 time in the junior class at the meet (17:53.30). ... Southern Section Division 4 champion.
Sydney Sundgren, Fr., Buchanan (CS) -- Sixth in Division I at State with the No. 2 time among freshman girls at the meet (17:45.70) while helping Buchanan win the title and qualify for NXN.
Jill Walker, Jr., Simi Valley (SS) -- Seventh in Division II at State with the No. 6 time in the class at the meet. ... Sixth in Division 2 at the Southern Section Finals with the No. 2 time among junior girls at the meet.
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