The Northwest Vista Cross Country Team had a great showing at the HEB Alamo RunFest on Feb. 20.
We had 4 runners in the half marathon. The first finisher for the Vista Wildcats was Rhea Migdalski coming in 2nd in her age group & 79th overall with a time of 1:46:04. Aaron Beattie followed closely behind with a time of 1:47:51, placing him 2nd in his age group. Vienna Garcia, also received a medal placing third in her age group, finishing with a time of 1:47:54. Rounding out the half marathoners, was Lauraly Wade finishing right at 2 hours. She finished 6th in her age group.
The Wildcat 5kers also did great! Finishing first for Northwest Vista was Micah Florence with a time of 19:53. He placed first in his age group & 7th overall. Adam Soto was next finishing 3rd in his age group with a time of 20:28. Right on his heels was our first female finisher Karla Presa. She was the first overall female, first in her age group & 12th overall male and females. She finished with a time of 20:29. Hector Sandival finished with a time of 21:43, placing him 4th in his age group. New comers Rober Dreamkowski & Esther Lucio also ran great times finishing in 26:55 & 27:56 respectively.
The Northwest Vista Cross Country team had an outstanding showing at the Missions Half Marathon/10K/5K.
In the half marathon, Vienna Garcia place 1st in her age group and 6th overall women with a time of 1:45:16. Lauraly Wade was 4th in her age group coming in under 2 hours.
In the 10K, Micah Florence was 1st in his age group & 4th overall finisher!! He ran a 42:25, averaging 6:50 miles for the 6 mile course.
In the 5K, Adam Soto finished first for the Wildcats. He was 1st in his age group & 2nd overall finisher. Karla Presa was the next finisher, finishing 1st in her age group & 1st overall women – 9th place overall. Chris Molleda was the next finisher. He placed 1st in his age group & 16th place overall, finishing right around 20minutes. Robert Dreamkowski finished his first race as a wildcat & was 3rd in his age group. Also finishing for Northwest Vista College was gilbert Rodriguez, finishing 6th place in his age group.
These athletes have been working really hard & had an outstanding performance in their first big race of the season.
If you would like to join the team contact Daniel Johnson @ firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.