Bellevue Cross Country Invitational (Issaquah, WA) - Some fast times this weekend took place this weekend at the Bellevue Invitational!
The meet kicked off at 9:00 a.m. and was split into eleven different races for COVID purposes.
The winner of the men's varsity was Isaac Teeples of Kamiakin, with a time of 14:55.9. Cruize Corvin of Lakes was the runner-up with a time of 15:03.6. Corvin was followed by Ethan Pedersen, Eastlake, 15:11.9 then Grayson Wilcott, Kamiakin, 15:21.8 and then closing out the top five was William Schneider, Bishop Blanchet, 15:24.5.
|VARSITY BOYS 5000 METER RUN FINALS|
|1||Isaac Teeples||12||Kamiakin High School||14:55.80||1|
|2||Cruize Corvin||11||Lakes High School||15:03.60||2|
|4||Grayson Wilcott||12||Kamiakin High School||15:21.70||4|
|5||William Schneider||11||Bishop Blanchet High School||15:24.50||5|
|6||Brandon Moore||12||Arlington High School||15:46.30||6|
|7||Aiden Emerson||12||Arlington High School||15:51.50||7|
|8||Hale Behan||12||Sammamish High School||15:53.40||0|
|9||Zander Trevino||11||Lakes High School||15:58.10||8|
|10||Conner Wirth||11||Emerald Ridge High School||15:59.00||9|
As for the men's team scores, Bishop Blanchet easily took the win with 83 points, 28 points ahead of runner-up Kamiakin, 111. The strong performances by Teeples and Wilcott were not enough to earn the team win but did allow them to sneak by third-place Arlington, 116. 59 men finished the race under 17:00!
|1||Bishop Blanchet High School||83||5+12+15+16+35 (64+71)||1:18 1-5 Split | 16:08 Avg|
|2||Kamiakin High School||111||1+4+27+37+42 (47+67)||1:52 1-5 Split | 16:05 Avg|
|3||Arlington High School||117||6+7+21+22+61 (90+143)||1:18 1-5 Split | 16:22 Avg|
|4||North Central High School||158||13+19+26+45+55 (60+88)||0:49 1-5 Split | 16:35 Avg|
|5||Eastlake||219||3+14+49+73+80 (102+104)||1:58 1-5 Split | 16:30 Avg|
The winner of the women's varsity was Samantha Wood of Post Falls with a time of 17:12.2. Wood's teammate, Anna Peters, finished as the runner-up with a time of 17:38.1. With over a thirty-second gap between second and third place, Claire Archer of Roosevelt led the secondary pack with a time of 18:10.4. The top five was rounded out by teammates Anna Callahan and Sydney Collier of Skyline with times of 18:23 and 18:25.
|VARSITY GIRLS 5000 METER RUN FINALS|
|1||Samantha Wood||12||Post Falls High School||17:12.10||1|
|2||Anna Peters||11||Post Falls High School||17:38.00||2|
|3||Claire Archer||12||Roosevelt High School||18:10.30||3|
|4||Anna Callahan||10||Skyline High School||18:22.90||4|
|5||Sydney Collier||9||Skyline High School||18:25.00||5|
|7||Alyvia Brown||11||Hazen High School||18:42.30||0|
|8||Lily LaPorte||9||Bishop Blanchet High School||18:47.80||7|
|9||Addison Craig||10||Mount Si High School||18:55.90||8|
|10||Tali Braester||10||Lincoln High School||19:02.80||9|
On the women's side for the team scores, Eastlake easily secured the win over Skyline, with a score of 133, winning by 60 points. Eisenhower, 223, narrowly beat Mt. Si, 230, for third place overall. 40 women finished the race under 20:00!
|1||Eastlake||134||6+21+28+36+43 (60+90)||1:32 1-5 Split | 19:34 Avg|
|2||Skyline High School||193||4+5+42+70+72 (113+142)||2:18 1-5 Split | 19:38 Avg|
|3||Eisenhower Senior High School||223||10+22+34+47+110 (117+193)||2:28 1-5 Split | 20:03 Avg|
|4||Mount Si High School||230||8+14+16+92+100 (105)||2:23 1-5 Split | 20:01 Avg|
|5||Issaquah High School||231||24+44+49+56+58 (62+85)||0:48 1-5 Split | 20:07 Avg|