Spartans News · GCA GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY TEAM WINS SECTIONALS!!!


We are very excited to announce that for the first time in history our Varsity Girls Cross Country team placed 1st in the Division IV, Section IV Sectionals meet at Crossroads Park. The girls scored a total of 60 points to win. Second place went to ALA Gilbert with 79 points. Three Spartans medaled placing in the top 14. Ayla Young was 2nd, Ainsley Snyder was 11th and Helen Thomas came in 12th with a new PR. Also going to state are team members Tally Thompson 16th, Mia Cruz 30th, Emma Edgar 34th & Quincy Wilcox 50th. The girls are super excited to be taking this special team to State. If you see them…wish them luck. Additionally the Boys team (Hyrum Sawyer, Jacob Gailey, Daniel Hansen, Vishnu Kotta and Alex Kokona) took 8th place at Sectionals but unfortunately will not compete at the State meet.

Ayla Young – 2nd – 21:26.4
Ainsley Snyder – 11th – 24:14.10
Helen Thomas – 12th – 24.18.3 (PR)
Tally Thompson – 16th – 24.43.8
Mia Cruz – 30th – 26:40.2
Emma Edgar – 34th – 27:33.5
Quincy Wilcox – 50th – 30:36.4

Hyrum Sawyer – 38th – 21:11.3
Jacob Gailey – 43rd – 21:28.4 (PR)
Daniel Hansen – 68th – 25.24.5
Vishnu Kotta – 71st – 27.11.6
Alex Kokona – 73rd – 28:06.01