2017 Girls Top Returning Cross Country Runners

Grades listed and accomplishments are from 2016

2016 Runner of the Year

Rylee Bowen
Junior, Sonoma Academy
CMC Champion, 6th State V, 2nd NCS V, Mariner & Lowell Champ plus six other meets
2017 Track 800 2:11.91, 1600 4:47.25, 3200 11:19.82


2016 First Team All-Empire

Aimee Armstrong
Sophomore, Maria Carrillo
NBL Champion, 44th State III, 8th NCS III
2017 Track
1600 5:03.34, 800 2:20.20

Kate Bowen
Freshman, Sonoma Academy
8th State V, 5th NCS V, 2nd CMC
2017 Track
1600 4:59.68, 3200 10:55.34

Talia Leano
Sophomore, Maria Carrillo
3rd NBL, 10th NCS III, State participant, won NBL #2 meet
2017 Track 800 2:25.24

Gabrielle Peterson
Sophomore, Healdsburg
SCL Champion, 3rd NCS IV,
26th State IV, Rahm, Rancho Cotate & Fr/So Viking Champ
plus five other meets
2017 Track 1600 4:57.74, 3200 10:59.75, 800 2:19.11

Sydnie Rivas
Junior, Maria Carrillo
2nd NBL, 15th NCS III, 50th State III, won NBL #1 meet
2017 Track
3200 11:36.48, 1600 5:24.38

Cynthia Rosales
Sophomore, Piner
2nd SCL, 5th NCS IV, 28th State IV plus won five other meets

Second Team

Jasmine Becker
Junior, Montgomery
6th NBL, 48th NCS III
2017 Track
3200 11:43.34, 1600 5:26.47

Iris Berto
Junior, Technology
4th CMC, 9th NCS V, 20th State V

Kirsten Carter
Junior, Santa Rosa
5th NBL, 44th NCS II,
Sr/Jr Viking Champ
2017 Track
100 11.78, 200 23.86, 400 58.61

Amy Stanfield
Junior, Sonoma Valley
5th SCL, 37th NCS III
plus won one other meet
2017 Track 800 2:24.55

Siena Wigert
Junior, Casa Grande
4th NBL, 28th NCS III
2017 Track 3200 12:11.15

Honorable Mention
Emma Baswell
Freshman, Casa Grande
8th NBL, 36th NCS III

Kasey Braun
Junior, Cardinal Newman
11th NBL

Meghan Field
Sophomore, Maria Carrillo
7th NBL, 53rd NCS III,
State participant
2017 Track 3200 12:18.24

Caramia Putman
Junior, Ukiah
9th NBL

McKenna Sell
Junior, Sonoma Academy
5th CMC, 37th NCS V,
State participant

Photos by Michael Lucid: www.lucid-motion-images.com