Tag: Cross Country

Junior Alyssa Fletcher qualifies for state cross country competition

Junior Alyssa Fletcher qualifies for state cross country competition

  *This story was originally published in the second quarter issue of the Eagle Eye* Many believe that to avoid getting lost in the shuffle at a heavily-populated school, students need to become as involved as possible. Any student that seeks proof of this theory needs to look no further than junior Alyssa Fletcher. Fletcher juggles an extraordinary amount of […]

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Women’s cross country team competes at districts

On Oct. 24, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School women’s cross country team competed at Districts. This meet was held at Tradewinds Park in Coconut Creek and started at 4:30 p.m. Some of the schools that competed included Coral Springs High School, Monarch High School and Coral Glades High School. The top three teams from Districts go to Regionals, and […]

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Men’s cross country team places second overall at districts

On Oct. 24 the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School men’s cross country team competed in Districts at 4:30 p.m. at Tradewinds Park in Coconut Creek. They came in second place, losing to Coral Springs High School by only five points. “I am very confident in both the girls’ and boys’ teams,” head coach Scott Beigel said. “They will definitely make […]

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[Brief] Women’s cross country team wins second overall

On Oct. 17, the women’s cross country team participated at their fourth meet of the season that was originally scheduled for Sept. 6, but was rescheduled due to Hurricane Irma. St. Thomas Aquinas High School hosted the meet at Plantation Central Park which started at 4:30 p.m. The MSD women’s team finished second overall. Out of the six teams that […]

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[Brief] Women’s cross country team competes at the BCAA championship

On Oct. 12, the women’s cross country team had their fourth meet of the season at the Broward County Athletics Association (BCAA) Championship. The meet was held at Markham Park and started at 3:30 p.m. During the championship, rain and wind fell upon the runners. “There was lots of mud and puddles and on and off rain,” Captain Alyssa Fletcher […]

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[Brief] Men’s cross country places third overall

On Thursday, Oct.12, the men’s cross country team competed in the Broward County Athletics Association (BCAA) championship at Markham park. It started at 3:30 p.m. and the MSD team placed third overall out of 28 teams. While practicing six times a week there is still room for improvement. The team put their best foot forward but they were racing against […]

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Women’s cross country team wins 1st overall

On Oct. 3, the women’s cross country team had their third meet. This meet was held at Tradewinds Park in Coconut Creek at 4:00 p.m. The team got first place out of all the schools with a total of 34 points. The majority of the team, including men and women, achieved new personal records and had their all time best […]

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[Brief] Men’s cross country places first overall

On Tuesday, Sept. 26, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas men’s cross country team competed in their second meet of the season at Markham Park against Blanche Ely High School, Everglades High School, Miramar High School, Pembroke Pines Charter High School, J.P. Taravella High School, Western High School and West Broward High School. MSD placed first overall with a total of 32 points. […]

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[Brief] Women’s cross country team places first at Markham Park meet

On Sept. 26, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School’s women’s cross country team had a meet at 4:00 p.m. at Markham Park. They competed against West Broward High School, Blanche Ely High School, Everglades High School, Miramar High School, Pines Charter High School, J.P. Taravella High School and Western High School. The team placed first out of all the schools with […]

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[Brief] Women’s cross country team places ninth at Spanish River XC Invitational

On Sept. 23, the Stoneman Douglas women’s cross country team had their first meet of the season at South County Regional Park in Boca Raton. The meet was the 34th Annual Spanish River XC Invitational, where more than 100 runners competed at once. The first meet, which was supposed to be held earlier this month, was canceled due to Hurricane Irma. […]

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