Category Archives: Cross Country

Cross Country’s Season

Bryan Banuelos Reporter of The Silver Script While 2016 was not the cross country team’s most successful season, Coach Aaron Bowers has high hopes and dreams for the future. “This season has been a lot more different,” said Bowers. “ We’re in a different league now.” Last season the Valiants were in the Santa Fe

Eat, Sleep, Run

Running for life doesn’t always have to be associated with erratic occurrences. For some, it could just be for leisure pursuits or following someone’s footsteps. Meanwhile, for the track team’s Zantos Vazquez, it’s neither of these things. He was simply inspired and went for it. Along with his energy and focus, he doesn’t fail at

Samantha Knecht: Running Like a Champion

Why be good when great is an option? That’s certainly a question you don’t need to ask Samantha Knecht, a cross-country star that strives for greatness each day, each practice, each competition. To Knecht, the easiest way to train is by treating everything like a competition because all she wants to do is win, and

On the Right Track

The members of the Cross Country team at St. Genevieve High School run laps around the school in preparation for their meets this season. Some are jogging, while some are intensely running to beat their time. But a girl with jet black hair in glasses sits on the lunch tables as she watched the team

Sprinting to The Goal

Running, is one of the best exercises for anyone, and it’s a great way to get to a destination faster; but for others it’s a sport. Nate Simbana, a junior in high school, is on the Cross Country team, and is one of many who find the sport exhilarating and enjoyable. “I joined the team