Pasadena City College women's freshman runner Christina Elizalde placed 100th overall out of 211 harriers at the CCCAA State Cross Country Championships held at Fresno's Woodward Park Saturday.
The Pasadena City College women's cross country team finished 21st out of 27 scoring teams at the Southern California Championship meet held Friday at Mission Bay Park in San Diego.
Franceska Millanponce raced to 15th place overall, just missing all-conference by one place, as the Pasadena City College women's cross country team finished fifth out of six teams at the South Coast Conference Championships Friday afternoon. The 5-kilometer run took place at Palos Verdes Lunada Bay Park, hosted by El Camino.
The Pasadena City College women's cross country team finished 10th out of 18 scoring teams at the Mt. San Antonio Invitational held Friday. Christina Elizalde placed 37th overall out of 143 runners as the fastest Lancer with a time of 20 minutes, nine seconds over the 3-mile course.
Pasadena City College women's cross country freshman Christina Elizalde placed 10th with a time of 20 minutes, 39.21 seconds over the 5-kilometer course at the Riverside Flying Tigers Invitational held October 9.
Despite small fields in both races, the Pasadena City College cross country teams were able to improve on times in competing at the PCC-hosted 3rd Rose City Running Classic held at Hahamonga Park in La Canada-Flintridge Saturday morning.
While the Pasadena City College women's cross country team showed some improvement from its first few meets, the all-freshmen Lancers were only able to place 16th out of 24 scoring teams at the SoCal Preview Meet held Friday at Mission Bay Park in San Diego.
Freshmen dominate the rosters for the Pasadena City College men's and women's cross country teams in 2015. PCC head coach Armand Crespo knows the teams will be going through growing pains.