Monday, October 22, 2018

Regional Meet Results

HCXC had some great performances at Regionals this past Saturday. The weather was beautiful, competition was good, and it was a solid last meet for most runners. For the seniors in particular, 

Despite some very close finishes, only Tanner will be advancing to State this coming weekend; please come out and support him at Wamego.

Results from Saturday's Regional meet are below:


Girls Varsity Results (5k)
Hayden Team Time - 2:11:32 - 6th place of 6 complete teams
Team Average - 26:18
Team Range - 9:16 (top 5)

(Finishing time, Runner Name, 1mi split, 2mi split, final 1.1mi split)


21:35.10 - Riley Schmidtlein (6:52, 7:15, 7:26) - 13th place*
25:19.20 - Kristy (Zijue) Peng (7:44, 8:41, 8:54) - 40th place

25:34.20 - Mary Kyle (7:42, 8:50, 9:02) - 41st place
28:13.20 - Laura Burenheide (8:38, 9:30, 10:05) - 46th place^
30:51.10 - Ploy Vorasinwattana (9:14, 10:43, 10:54) - 48th place
30:51.50 - Fern Vorasinwattana (9:14, 10:18, 11:19) - 49th place*

(49 total girls varsity runners)

Elizabeth Dunshee - DNS, recovery from concussion


^ = designates SB (Season Best)
* = designates PR (Personal Record)


Boys Varsity Results (5k)
Hayden Team Time - 1:32:45 - 5th place of 7 complete teams
Team Average - 18:33
Team Range - 1:43 (top 5)

(Finishing time, Runner Name, 1mi split, 2mi split, final 1.1mi split)


17:23.00 - Tanner Newkirk (5:15, 5:56, 6:12) - 2nd place
18:05.10 - Dawson Adams (5:22, 6:17, 6:26) - 13th place^
19:05.10 - Brandon Tinoco (5:52, 6:22, 6:51) - 31st place*
19:06.00 - James Gillin (5:41, 6:32, 6:53) - 32nd place
19:06.70 - Blake Masters (5:44, 6:29, 6:53) - 33rd place^
19:37.00 - Jackson Soza (6:01, 6:41, 6:55) - 40th place
19:46.80 - Ethan Emmons (6:04, 6:44, 6:58) - 42nd place

(54 total boys varsity runners)

^ = designates SB (Season Best)
* = designates PR (Personal Record)


Complete results can be found at: https://ks.milesplit.com/meets/332490/results/618002/formatted#.W83NF2hKgdW

Information for the State meet this Saturday can be found at: http://www.kshsaa.org/Public/CrossCountry/State.cfm

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Week Ten of Practice

Schedule for this week:

This week is an unusual one, with two half days and one day off school, so practice times will be a little strange accordingly.

In addition, we will have mandatory team mass at 7:15am on Wednesday in the Hayden chapel; parents and families are welcome to join for mass and refreshments afterwards.
Please let Coach Leighton know if you plan on attending, for logistics.
(Jazz band students are excused from mass.)

Note that (besides Monday's run) most JV runners are not required to attend practice this week, but all runners are welcome to come and run until the end of the season.

Boys Lineup for Regionals:
Varsity -- Blake Masters, James Gillin, Jackson Soza, Dawson Adams, Ethan Emmons, Brandon Tinoco, Tanner Newkirk
Alternates -- Josh Meinhardt, Ryan Rochford

Girls Lineup for Regionals:
Varsity -- all girls

Monday, October 15th -- Practice 3:30-5pm (Mandatory for all runners) - regular run and meet recap
Tuesday, October 16th -- Practice 3:30-5pm (Varsity runners required) - workout, weather permitting
Wednesday, October 17th -- Team mass 7:15am (Mandatory for runners, families welcome) 
                                          -- Practice 12:30pm-2pm (Varsity runners required) - workout, weather permitting
Thursday, October 18th -- Practice 6am (Varsity runners required) - regular run
Friday, October 19th -- Practice 8-9am (Varsity runners required) - easy pre-meet run
Saturday, October 20th -- Regional meet @ St. Mary's University, Leavenworth; the bus will leave at 8:15am

Details for Saturday's meet can be found in this earlier blog post: http://haydenxc.blogspot.com/2018/10/regional-meet-information.html

Saturday, October 13, 2018

League Meet Results

Yet another muddy course and another strong effort by Hayden runners. The boys team managed to get 5th in a very competitive field, and the girls' side had some exceptional times. Riley and Tanner both earned medals in the varsity races.

Results for the league meet are below:

Girls Varsity Results (5k)
Hayden Team Time - 2:17:20 - 8th place of 8 complete teams
Team Average - 27:23
Team Range - 10:21.40

(Finishing time, Runner Name, 1mi split, 2mi split, final 1.1mi split)


22:12.00 - Riley Schmidtlein (6:40, 7:37, 7:55) - 18th place
25:56.00 - Kristy (Zijue) Peng (7:40, 8:50, 9:27) - 44th place

26:43.50 - Mary Kyle (7:40, 9:08, 9:55) - 47th place
30:01.30 - Laura Burenheide (8:43, 10:07, 11:11) - 48th place
32:33.40 - Ploy Vorasinwattana (9:10, 11:14, 12:09) - 49th place
32:33.70 - Fern Vorasinwattana (9:23, 11:01, 12:09) - 50th

(58 total girls varsity runners)

Elizabeth Dunshee - DNS, concussion

Boys Varsity Results (5k)
Hayden Team Time - 1:34:45 - 5th place of 8 complete teams
Team Average - 18:56
Team Range - 2:18.20 (top 5)

(Finishing time, Runner Name, 1mi split, 2mi split, final 1.1mi split)


17:26.90 - Tanner Newkirk (5:08, 5:57, 6:21) - 9th place
18:40.20 - Dawson Adams (5:40, 6:20, 6:40) - 27th place
19:18.40 - James Gillin (5:42, 6:23, 7:13) - 36th place
19:34.70 - Blake Masters (5:50, 6:31, 7:13) - 44th place
19:45.10 - Jackson Soza (6:00, 6:38, 7:07) - 46th place
20:18.60 - Ethan Emmons (6:08, 6:47, 7:23) - 52nd place
20:26.50 - Brandon Tinoco (6:00, 6:58, 7:28) - 54th place

(57 total boys varsity runners)


Boys JV Results (5k)
Hayden Team Time - 1:45:42 - 6th place of 6 complete teams
Team Average - 21:56
Team Range - 5:53.70

(Finishing time, Runner Name, 1mi split, 2mi split, final 1.1mi split)

20:27.20 - Josh Meinhardt (5:53, 7:00, 7:34) - 39th place
20:42.00 - Ryan Rochford (6:15, 7:03, 7:24) - 44th place
21:06.00 - Avery Wahlmeier (6:16, 7:12, 7:38) - 55th place
21:06.40 - Cole Scheer (6:17, 7:12, 7:37) - 56th place
26:20.90 - Marcel Pryor (8:04, 8:36, 9:40) - 107th place

(112 total boys JV runners)

Rhett Jay - DNS
Isaac Brobst - DNS

City Meet Results

Hayden runners embraced the difficult weather conditions on Saturday. Despite the mud and rain, the course was still a relatively quick one, and the competition was steep.

Results from the city meet are below:



Girls Varsity Results (5k)
Hayden Team Time -  - 6th place of 6 complete teams
Team Average - 27:41.9
Team Range - 9:14 (top 5)

(Finishing time, Runner Name, 1mi split, 2mi split, final 1.1mi split)

23:47.80 - Riley Schmidtlein (7:05, 7:55, 88:48) -  39th place
25:26.80 - Kristy (Zijue) Peng (7:31, 8:29, 9:27) - 51st place

25:27.80 - Mary Kyle (7:29, 8:35, 9:24) - 52nd place
30:45.40 - Laura Burenheide (8:40, 10:06, 12:00) - 72nd place

33:01.80 - Fern Vorasinwattana (9:30, 11:08, ) - 75th place
35:20.20 - Ploy Vorasinwattana (9:30, 11:08, 
14:42) - 76th place

(76 total girls varsity runners)

Elizabeth Dunshee - DNS, concussion

Boys Varsity/JV Results (5k)
Hayden Team Time - 1:34.24 - 5th place of 6 complete teams
Team Average - 18:59.70
Team Range - 2:28 (top 5)

(Finishing time, Runner Name, 1mi split, 2mi split, final 1.1mi split)


17:23.10 - Tanner Newkirk (4:58, 5:52, 6:33) - 6th place*
18:55.40 - Dawson Adams (5:27, 6:22, 7:06) - 29th place
19:13.80 - James Gillin (5:29, 6:13, 7:13) - 35th place 
19:34.50 - Brandon Tinoco (5:45, 6:32, 7:17) - 42nd place
19:51.70 - Jackson Soza (5:58, 6:34, 7:20) 48th place
19:57.80 - Blake Masters (5:58, 6:36, 7:23) - 49th place
20:26.20 - Ethan Emmons (6:04, 6:46, 7:36) - 59th place
20:34.40 - Josh Meinhardt (5:55, 6:53, 7:46) - 63rd place
20:35.40 - Tyler Tiede (6:10, 6:50, 7:35) - 64th place
21:04.50 - Ryan Rochford (6:15, 7:03, 7:46) - 75th place
21:10.60 - Avery Wahlmeier (6:15, 7:05, 7:50) - 77th place
21:11.80 - Cole Scheer (6:15, 7:05, 7:51) - 79th place
22:42.20 - Isaac Brobst (6:38, 7:42, 8:22)- 91st place

(109 total boys runners)

Rhett Jay - DNS
Marcel Pryor - DNS

* = All-City

Athletes of the Meet:
Dawson Adams
Ploy Vorasinwattana

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Regional Rankings 10/2

State Qualification Criteria:

  • Top 3 teams from each region
  • Top 10 runners medal and qualify for state
  • Top 5 individuals from non-qualifying teams, if not in top 10

Currently, here is how Hayden varsity boys stand in our regional (4A, Lansing):


1. Tanner, 16:49 (Baldwin)
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(10. Graham from Tonganoxie, 17:58)
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16. Dawson, 18:28 (Rim Rock)
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(20. McCormick, from Eudora, 18:38)
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27. James, 19:03 (Rim Rock)
28. Jackson, 16:06 (Rim Rock)
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(30. Clements, from Miege, 19:07)
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(40. Berry, from Piper, 19:36)
41. Ethan, 19:37 (Baldwin)
42. Brandon, 19:38 (Baldwin)
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45. Blake, 19:43 (Baldwin)


Scoring the regional standings by adding the top 5 from each team, the team scores would be:

1. Tonganoxie, 50 pts (3+8+10+12+17)
2. Eudora, 55 pts (4+7+11+13+20)
3. Wamego, 72 pts (6+14+15+18+19)
4. Hayden, 110 pts (1+16+27+28+38)
5. Bishop Miege, 113 pts (9+21+24+29+30)
6. Piper, 158 pts (5+26+37+44+46)
7. Abilene, 207 pts (32+41+42+45+47)
8. Chapman, 228 pts (2+54+56+57+59)
9. Atchison, 259 pts (43+51+52+55+58)



Here is how the Hayden girls stack up:

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26. Riley, 22:53 (Baldwin)
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38. Mary, 23:56 (Baldwin)
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40. Elizabeth, 23:58 (Tonganoxie)
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53. Kristy, 25:02 (Baldwin)
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78. Laura, 28:35 (Baldwin)
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85. Ploy, 30:18 (Baldwin)
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88. Fern, 32:33 (Rim Rock)



Team Scores:
1. Eudora, 36 pts
2. Bishop Miege, 59 pts
3. Wamego, 76 pts
4. Tonganoxie, 97 pts
5. Hayden, 156 pts
6. Abilene, 157 pts
7. Atchison, 161 pts

Regional Meet Information

Here is the information for the Regional meet October 20th.

Race: 4A Regional Championship -- hosted by Lansing HS
Date: Saturday, October 20th
Place: University of St. Mary's (4100 S 4th St, Leavenworth, KS 66048)
Time: The bus will leave from Hayden at 8:15am

Race Distance:
5k for all races

Schedule of Events:


8:15am -- Bus leaves from Hayden 

10:40am -- Girls Race

12:00pm -- Boys Race

Awards/Advancement:

  • Top 3 teams from each region qualify for state
  • Top 10 runners medal and qualify for state
  • Top 5 individuals from non-qualifying teams, if not in top 10

Teams Competing:


Abilene HS, Atchison HS, Chapman HS, Eudora HS, Kansas City-Piper HS, Shawnee Mission-Bishop Miege HS, Tonganoxie HS, Topeka-Hayden HS, Wamego HS

League Meet Information

Here is the information for the League meet hosted by Emporia NEXT weekend.

Race: Centennial League Championship -- hosted by Emporia HS
Date: Saturday, October 13th
Place: Jones Park  (2006 Jones Dr, Emporia, KS 66801)
Time: The bus will leave from Hayden at 7:45am

Race Distance:
5k for all races

Schedule of Events:
7:45am -- Bus leaves from Hayden


[10:00am -- Girls JV Race]

10:30am -- Boys JV Race (Josh Meinhardt, Rhett Jay, Isaac Brobst, Marcel Pryor, Ryan Rochford, Cole Scheer, Tyler Tiede, Avery Wahlmeier)

11:00am -- Girls Varsity Race (Laura Burenheide, Mary Kyle, Zijue Peng, Jarupat Vorasinwattana, Elizabeth Dunshee, Riley Schmitdlein, Ploy Vorasinwattana)

11:30am -- Boys Varsity Race (Blake Masters, James Gillin, Jackson Soza, Dawson Adams, Ethan Emmons, Brandon Tinoco, Tanner Newkirk)

11:45am -- Awards Ceremony (will likely be delayed, as the boys varsity will not be finished)

Awards:

Varsity Races – Medals to the top 20 runners

JV Races -- Medals to the top 10 runners

Teams Competing:

Emporia, Highland Park, Junction City, Manhattan, Topeka-Hayden, Topeka High, Topeka-Seaman, Topeka West, Washburn Rural