Boys Varsity Cross Country Team Wins State Championship
by Justin Hackitt, Cross Country Head Coach
The Boys Cross Country team won the Division 5 State Championship on Saturday, November 30, earning the first state championship in the school’s history.
Ronnie O. ’20 and Miles C. ’21 led the team to victory, receiving All-State Honors with their seventhplace and 10thplace finishes, respectively. Thomas M. ’20 came in just behind them in 13thplace, making Viewpoint the only team with 3 runners in the top 15. Henry D. ’22 and Marcus I. ’20 secured the win with their fantastic performances as the number four and five runners. Ian S. ’21 and Max W. ’20 ran incredible personal bests, rounding out seven runners who gave everything they had in honor of each other, their goals, their hard work, and those who came before them. The boys put together their best race of the season to run the seventh-fastest team time for Division 5 ever, scoring 128 points, and earning the state title. Elizabeth. S ’20 ran as an individual state qualifier and finished 25thwith a time of 19:25, the fastest Viewpoint girls’ time to be run on the state course. To see the day's journey and reaction from the results, here is a short video made by Coach Corneau. It was truly an incredible and special day for the Cross Country program and for Viewpoint School. To see the individual results, please click here.