From left Carly Smith, Maia Holbert, Jessica Hughes, Hannah Evett - U16s
The WGC cross country team competed in the College Sport Wellington Scottish Cross Country relays at Karori Park yesterday. Teams of 4 each ran 2 km around the hilly course and we had some impressive results. Our Under 16 team of Carly Smith, Jessica Hughes, Maia Holbert and Hannah Evett came in first place with over a minute ahead of their closest competition, Wanganui Collegiate. Jessica also managed the 3rd fastest lap for all Under 16 runners. Our Senior team - Caitlin Douglass, Lucy Hegan, Caitlin Douglass and Olivia Pugh were beaten into 2nd place by Wellington East by 2 seconds! Lucy ran the 2nd fastest lap for all the senior girls. And our year 9 team comprising of Olivia Hendry, Jess Cunningham, Eliza Smith and Julia Mautz came in 3rd in their division.
Congratulations to the team for a great start to the cross country season.