Boys Girls Cross-Country opens season

Ricky Ching, Reporter

Kohala Cross Country did a heck of a job at the season opener on Saturday, August 31, at Hawaii Preparatory Academy. Kohala boys Cross Country team is ranked number 9 out of 13 schools, coming in with a total time of 2:00:18. The boys individual ranks and time out of 200 boys who had participated in this event are: Josiah Adams #7 19:19.65, Taric Ricky Ching #60 22:44.33, Carlos Rodriguez #98 24:44.33, Koa Bartsch #117 25:01.94, Mark Macaspac #177 29:19.06.

The Cowgirls did an excellent job, coming in with a total time of 2:23:53.07, ranking them at number 5 out of 11 schools. The girls ranks and times out of 120 hundred girls who had participated in this event are: Leign-Ann Rivera #14 25:20.57, Yuki Zbytovsky #22 26:07.20, Auli’i Leialoha #60 28:55.35, Gabriell Bartolome #62 29:00.51, Ariana Rodriguez #101 34:29.44, Particia Cubangbang #104 35:01.83, Melanie Sahagun #111 36:12.71, Kristine Viernes #115 36:45.62.

Good job to both the boys and girls team.  Come out and support the cross-country team on Saturdays. Check the schedule for time and location. E ala e nā paniolo!