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Sam Martin and Lexi Culbreth Run Great in Cross Country Hokum Karem

Last night on a very hot and humid evening, the Kankakee Valley High School Girls’ team kicked off its 2017 cross country season at their Hokum Karem. Sophomore Sam Martin, fresh off a terrific freshman season, and her partner, freshman Lexi Culbreth had an excellent meet, placing 13th overall in the very competitive field in […]

CC runners 2nd half summer prep

If you are a veteran member of cross country, please read the following, assume responsibility to communicate necessary details to your family in advance, and take any necessary steps in a timely fashion.  I am counting on you being prepared and eligible to start practice on the first day. If you will be new to high […]

Kankakee Valley’s Julianna Colon Signs with Indiana Tech to Run Track and Cross!

Today, (6-14-17), Kankakee Valley (KV) High School’s Julianna Colon signed with National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) powerhouse Indiana Tech of Fort Wayne to continue her academic and athletic career. She will run cross country and track for the Warriors. In attendance were Mr. and Mrs. Colon, sister Arianna, KV Athletic Director John Gray, Colon’s […]

Cavinder Selected IATCCC Cross Country All-State Honorable Mention for 2016!!

Sophomore three-sport sensation, Cat Cavinder, was recently selected 3A All-State Honorable Mention (HM) in cross country by the Indiana Coaches of Cross Country and Track (IATCCC) for the 2016 season! Currently a star guard on Coach Ryan Myers’s outstanding varsity basketball team, and a state qualifier, (and school record holder in the 400 and 800), […]

Cavinder Selected Post-Tribune All-Area 2nd Team in Cross Country for 2016

Sophomore Cat Cavinder, in just her first season of varsity cross country, was named to the 2016 Gary Post-Tribune All-Area 2nd Team, a tremendous honor.  Cavinder, who qualified for the state cross country meet, was 9th at semi-state, 7th at regional and was the individual sectional champion, and she was one of only 12 total […]

Cavinder Competes in State Cross Country Meet

Yesterday, on an unseasonably hot and windy day,  KVHS sophomore Cat Cavinder became her school’s first individual female runner since Kristin Fritts in 2007, to qualify for the state cross country meet, held at LaVern Gibson Cross Country Course, aka Cross Country Town USA, in Terre Haute.  (KV’s girls’ team qualified in 2008.) Cavinder finished […]

Cavinder Qualifies For State Cross Country Meet AND Breaks School Record!!

Today, versus the top runners from all over the northern half of the state, KV sophomore sensation Cat Cavinder EXCELLED at the New Prairie Cross Country Semi-State.  Following her sectional individual title, which led her team to the sectional team championship, and a strong 7th at last week’s regional, Cavinder ran a phenomenal race today.  […]

KV Girls’ Cross Country Run Very Well at Regional; Cavinder, Martin, Colon and Tokarz Qualify for Semi-State

Today at the New Prairie Regional, KV’s Lady Kougar Cross Country Team had many fine runs to place 6th as a team with 132 points, just missing a semi-state team berth to an outstanding 5th place Rensselaer team, who they had edged the week before for the sectional title, 40-46.  RCHS had 130 points, and […]

CC travel directions to NP

Notice to spectators driving to New Prairie for cross country: The intersection of US 421 and IN 2 is closed until the end of October. Seek alternate route.  Note that local detours may be heavily traveled and patrolled that morning, in particular E. Valparaiso Street (Westville) / Joliet Road (county). Do consider Hwy 30 to IN […]

Lady Kougar Cross Country Wins 2016 Sectional Championship With Amazing Runs; Cavinder Individual Champion; Tokarz, Colon, Martin and Robinson All Earn Ribbons and Run Personal Records!

On a beautiful sunny Saturday morning, KV’s Lady Kougars ran the races of their 2016 season at exactly the right time, stunning the strong field to win the 2016 Rensselaer Sectional Championship with an awesome score of 40 points and advance to the New Prairie Regional as a team!! Projected 3rd, and having not even […]

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