VOTE: California Girls XC Runner Of The Week Poll

Aishling Callanan of Peninsula (SS) heads toward the finish in the Varsity 1 race at the Palos Verdes Invitational, where she ran the No. 2 time in course history. In recognition of her efforts, Callanan was voted CA Runner of the Week in a statewide poll. (Jeffrey Parenti photo)


Peninsula junior Aishling Callanan ran the second-fastest time in the history of the grueling 2-mile Palos Verdes Invitational course (11:28.56) to win the Varsity 1 race by 51 seconds. 

In recognition of her accomplishment, Aishling was voted as CA's Girls Cross Country Performer of the Week for the week ending Oct. 2, receiving 66.76 percent of the vote in a statewide poll.

Ashlyn Boothby, a sophomore at Scotts Valley (CC), was second for the second consecutive week, receiving 35.31 percent of the vote.

Vote for this week's CA Girls Cross Country Performer of the Week based on last week's meet results through Oct. 9. Voting closes Friday at 9 p.m.

Each week we will put seven on the line and leave it up to you to select the most deserving athlete through your votes. Please vote for this week's top performer.