League Champions Advance to CIF-SS Finals
After dominating the Sunshine League, Immaculate Heart High School’s Varsity Cross Country Team headed to the California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section's preliminary tournament, where they qualified for the finals!
Competing in Riverside on Saturday, November 10, Immaculate Heart's Varsity Team, recently named Sunshine League champions, finished seventh out of 44 teams--the strongest finish Immaculate Heart has had in over 10 years!
Immaculate Heart congratulates the outstanding efforts of the runners: freshmen Victoria Leahy and Kerrigan Riley, juniors Emily Alonso, Madeleine Creasey, Violet Marko and Daisy Salinas; and senior Orla Hladky. Immaculate Heart also thanks the team's alternates, sophomores Laura Gulbinas, Nicola Kachikis and Lilah Sitkevich, and Varsity Coach Vivian Ochoa for their support and leadership.
The team will return to Riverside again for the CIF-SS Cross Country Finals on Saturday, November 17. From there, they may have the opportunity to continue on to state-level competitions! Go Pandas! Go Heart!