Great competition at Interschools Cross Country
INTERSCHOOLS Cross Country Skiing was held on Sunday, August 7 at Mt Buller under perfect conditions.
Both Mansfield Secondary College (MSC) and Mansfield Rudolph Steiner School (Steiner) had representatives compete as individuals, while two girls’ teams from MSC competed in one of the team categories.
In the Division 3 female team event, MSC came seventh, led by Lulu MacDonald in seventh place, and in the Division 3 girls relay, MSC fielded two teams, coming eighth and 14th.
Individual top 10 results saw Dan Walker place seventh in the Division 2 boys, while Ollie Walker placed fifth in Division 3.
Div 3 Team XC Classic: Mansfield Secondary College (A) seventh 7th Lulu MACDONALD 29th Emmylou REEVE 31st Matilda REEVE
Div 2 Boys XC Classic: Dan Walker 7th
Div 3 girls XC Classic: Lulu MacDonald 7th, Ebony McNamara 19th, Emmylou Reeve 29th, Matilda Reeve 31st, Olivia Howie 42nd, Cecilia Walker 43rd
Div 3 Boys XC Classic: Ollie Walker 5th, Angus Jones (Steiner) 16th,
Div 4 boys XC Classic: Eligh Houston-Damic (Steiner) 24th
XC Relay Div 3 Girls: MSC (A) 8th, MSC (B) 14th
Also, at the Junior National Moguls on Sunday July 31, the Walker brothers Dan and Ollie finished third and sixth respectively in the Junior Men (19 and under) division.
The event was won for the fourth time by Mt Buller skier Angus Cronin-Guss.
AMONG THE MIX: Maysen Duffy was keeping up with the field in the girls section. PHOTOS: Tony Harrington – The Photo Shop
OVER THE TOP: Skiers competing in the Cross Country recently come over the top of a rise –spectators urging them on.
BOYS CRUISE: Adam Barnett strides it out in the boys race.
LEADING THE WAY: Emma Kent and Maysen Duffy lead the way.
OUT IN FRONT: Emma Pollard gave the cross country race a good try taking strides ahead of the rest.