Laguna Beach’s Logan Brooks loses a shoe, but still finishes sixth in Woodbridge Classic sweepstakes race


Assistance our senior high school sports coverage by coming to be a digital subscriber. Subscribe now CORONA — Logan Brooks of Laguna Coastline shed a shoe regarding a mile right into the Bob Day Drawing Race, the premier event of the Woodbridge Cross Country Classic on Saturday night at the SilverLakes Sports Facility.

However even running with one footwear in a race that included some of the country’s leading joggers, Brooks was unfazed, and he took place to finish in 6th location, setting an individual ideal of 14 minutes, 24.7.

Brooks had the very best finish in the race amongst the almost lots runners from Orange Area.

Capistrano Valley’s Sean Robertson completed 26th, and also Brooks’ teammate, Mateo Bianchi, was 28th.

Nico Youthful of Newbury Park, arguably the leading runner in the nation, won in 13:39.7, 25 seconds in advance of colleague Jace Aschbrenner, who was second.

“I really feel quite delighted,” Brooks claimed. “I entered into this race aiming to Public Relations, yet I had no idea it was going to resemble this. Someone behind simply sort of flat-tired me, so it made (the footwear) loose and also it popped off. The sidewalk injured a little, yet apart from that there was all this adrenaline so I really did not even notice it.”

Laguna Coastline instructor Scott Wittkop said Brooks and Bianchi were battling colds a lot of the week, so he had not been certain what to expect.

“They both PR would certainly and this is type of their opening race of the period,” Wittkop stated. “They had a couple of races, but they were managed races. This is the initial time we type of let them go.”

A number of region runners logged quick times in the girls’ drawing race.

San Clemente’s Hanna Catsimanes and Emma Hadley of Canyon ended up 14th as well as 15th, respectively and were tops among Orange Region joggers.

Both runners kipped down Public relations, nonetheless Catsimanes went into the race with higher assumptions.

“Right from the beginning, I felt sort of level,” said Catsimanes, who ended up in 16:49.7. “In the 2nd mile I simply crumbled. I just felt myself reducing down. It was an excellent test to see where I’m at today.”

Corie Smith of Buchanan of Clovis won the women drawing race in 16:04.8.

Santa Ana’s Maria Hernandez finished 24th (17:02.9), Capistrano Valley’s Carly Corsinita ended up 29th (17:06.9) and also Diane Molina of Costa Mesa was 38th (17:19.3).

Beckman finished fourth as a group in the Rated Varsity women race, the premier team occasion of the meet.

The Objective Viejo, San Clemente as well as Laguna Coastline girls teams completed eighth, ninth as well as 10th, specifically, in the race.

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