SMXC 2019

The Saint Mark'sGirls' XC team took home first place overall in both their varsity and JV races at the Six Flags Invitational on Saturday. The team was led by Tiffany Herrera (20:06) and Natalie Donaldson (20:09), who finished 4th and 5th overall! Jordan Ormsby (21:23), Stephanie Herrera (21:30), and Kaileigh Brady (21:41) rounded our the team's top 5 scorers by finishing 16th, 18th, and 19th.  The team combined for 42 points. The boys varsity finished 8th, and JV finished 5th. Connor Hessler led the team with a 17:09 finish for 7th overall!

The girls' JV team placed 8 runners in the top 20, with Erin Gebhardt (21:58), Angela Minner (22:22), and Hannah Heredia(22:58)  finishing 2nd, 3rd, and 7th, respectively. In the boys' JV race, junior Patrick Donahue finished 25th overall (20:16). The team combined for 40 points in the win. 

The team competes this weekend in Cary, North Carolina, at the Nike Great American XC Festival.

Meet Pictures (courtesy of Mrs. Tucci)

Delaware Online Rankings:  Girls Remain #2 in Division II

Girls finish 3rd overall, Boys 11th, at White Clay Creek Classic

The team combined to put 10 athletes in the top 20 in their races on Friday afternoon.

Tiffany Herrera led the way with a 2nd place finish in the sophomore race. Her time of 20:06 is the #3 sophomore time in school history on the course. Natalie Donaldson finished 4th overall in the freshman race with a 20:36. She ranks #8 ALL TIME and #3 in freshman history on the course.   

Stephanie Herrera 7th sophomore race in 21:00. 

Jordan Ormsby 6th in the Junior race in 21:12. 

Senior Sarah Donaldson 19 in her race in 21:48. 

Freshman Kaileigh Brady 11th overall in 21:54.

Kelly Barker 14th in Soph race in 22:15

Erin Gebhardt 20th in Junior race in 22:41

On the boys' side, senior Connor Hessler finished 11th overall in 17:20. His time is #24 in school history!  

Freshman Topher Lord also finished 11th overall in 19:09!

7 athletes earned personal best 5K times on the course!  

Patrick Donahue 20:32

Casey Winnington 20:38

Rob Holland 20:26

Joe HOlland 22:06

Nico Licup 22:06

Ashley DiOrrio 27:49

Lilia Ortega 28:27

Girls Finish 6th, Boys 17th at Unionville 2-Mile Bash

Team places 7 runners in the Top-20 in their races!

T. Herrera 5th overall in Soph race, N. Donaldson 7th in freshman race, Brady 9th in freshman race, Minner 17th overall, Ormsby 17th in Junior race.

Hessler 14th in senior race, Vito 17th in Junior race, Lord 30th in freshman race to lead the Spartans


Season Best Results

Photos from Mrs. Tucci

Delaware Online Rankings:  Girls' #2