New Stars Add to Excitement at Southern Section Championships Nov 20, 2017

The CIF-Southern Section held its divisional championships on Saturday, Nov. 18 at the 3-mile Riverside City Championship Course, a flat track that can get dry and dusty when the weather turns warm and breezy, like it did as the morning grew old. Here's a recap of the day's events.

Lauren Peurifoy post-Div 1 final Nov 18, 2017

Riverside King junior Lauren Peurifoy, who set a Division 1 course record in prelims, dishes on her third-place finish at finals, an ill-advised wrong turn and her joy over the Wolves' second-consecutive CIF-State final qualifying performance.

Boys 3Mile Div 1 final Nov 19, 2017

CIF-Southern Section Division 1 Boys Championship, where Loyola's Shane Bissell emerged from a near-race-long lead pack to win the individual title in a division course record and the Great Oak boys defended their title in the Nov. 18 final on the three-mile Riverside City Championships Course.

Fatima Cortes post-Div 1 victory, Part 2 Nov 18, 2017

Great Oak junior Fatima Cortes overcame the two favorites to win the CIF-Southern Section Division 1 girls championship on Saturday at the three-time Riverside City Championship Course.

Chloe Arriaga post-Div 1 girls final Nov 18, 2017

Walnut Chloe Arriaga, a two-time CIF-Southern Section Division 1 individual champion, talks about her runner-up finish and her goals going forward.