District Cross Country Results

posted Oct 21, 2016, 8:45 AM by Joe Cordova

Congratulations to the Knippa Cross Country teams on a very successful season. The Jr. High and High School Rockcrushers traveled to Rocksprings last Monday, October 17th to compete a the District Meet. Ashley  & Caitlin O'Connor and Hailey Day ran for the Jr. High girls team. Luke Alejandro, Ernesto Garza, Christian Rattler, Garrett Sendejo, Ben Rowland, Jaden Rattler, and Matthew Santos ran for the Jr. High boys team. All teams ran very well, and the boys team ended up finishing in the 2nd place overall.

The High School boys dominated the running course earning them the District Champion title. Running for the High School boys were Andrew Rowland, Emmitt Samarripa, Dade Turner, Diego Esquivel, James Pargas, Alex Garza, and Troy Santos. The boys also qualified to run at the Regional Meet on Friday, October 28th in Corpus Christi. The High School girls also competed very well at Rocksprings, Avery Willis earned a spot to run at the Regional Cross Country Meet in Corpus with her time of 14:01 and 9th place. McKaia Barnes, Chanice Rattler and Erin O'Connor also represented the Lady Crushers at the District Meet.


Avery Willis – TIME: 14.01 – 9th PLACE

Andrew Rowland – TIME: 18:08 – 2nd PLACE

Emmit Samarripa – TIME: 18:48 – 4th PLACE

Diego Esquivel – TIME: 18:56 – 5th PLACE

Dade Turner – TIME: 18:59 – 6th PLACE

James Pargas – TIME: 19:03 – 7th PLACE

Alex Garza – TIME: 22:54 – 20th PLACE

Troy Santos – TIME: 25:09 – 24th PLACE