Elementary School Mile Scenes & Results

LAHS Cross Country Head Coach Kathy Hipwood provides final instructions to the athletes. Photo by Blake Wood
They’re off! Photo by Blake Wood
It was a fine day for a race at the Los Alamos Middle School. Photo by Blake Wood



The Elementary School Mile, which had to be postponed at the Los Alamos High School Cross Country Home Meet Oct. 23, was held Wedensday afternoon at the Los Alamos Middle School Cross Country Course.
The meet drew 105 young athletes. Individual winners were fifth grader Abera Hettinga of Chamisa, in a time of 6:16, and sixth grader Sophie Chadwick of Aspen, in a time of 6:37.  
The winning boys team was Pinon with 45 points followed by Aspen with 48 points. The winning girls team was Pinon with 42 points, followed by Aspen with 56 points.
Teams are scored by adding the places of their first five runners; low score wins.
Michael Velasquez #570, leads a group of runners 200 meters from the finish. Photo by Blake Wood
Individual winners Abera Hettinga and Sophie Chadwick. Photo by Blake Wood
Cam McDonald and Pasha Trudolyubov push for the finish. Photo by Blake Wood
Jaden Kim sprints up the trail. Photo by Blake Wood
McRae Palmer, Miroslav Betts, Matilde Jacobson and Sydney Schake of the LAHS Cross Country Team help clear the course. Photo by Blake Wood
Maia Warren, Caris Hatler, and Owen James are having a fine time. Photo by Blake Wood
Girls Results:
Boys Results: