Lynbrook HS - Cross Country
2003 Highlites & Lowlites
- Team is 21 girls, 47 guys & 2 Coaches (above the Lynbrook average).
- Marshall Clark 4 Miler becomes an Annual event as Eugene takes 2nd place.
- Our First Labor Day Run had close to 50 folks running out behind Stevens Crk Dam.
Lynbrook Center Meet:
- Lots of construction on OUR course!
- Follmar gets lost for 3 steps and still sets a CR.
- MayC sets a Lynbrook Frosh record.
- 'Fresh Meat' makes its debut.
- First parent (Morgan's dad) runs the meet.
- Fastest Lynbrook F/S team time ever.
- 4th fastest Lynbrook JVG team time.
- MayC & Luis are Athletes Of The Week.
- The Clincher - Two football games were going on at the same time as the meet.
- We encounter a rattler out a Fremont Older.
- Matt Claussen gets a 'Pez Award' for his photo journalism
- Vincent Li wins Sharks & Minnows and also grabs a 'Pez Award'
- Justin gets the 'Almost Award' by taking out a car antenna
- Amanda tries running to De Anza JC but ends up at Fremont by mistake.
- 90+ temps keep the times slow.
- JV Boys CRUSH the competition for the win.
- Chai leads until the last 50 meters, Sasaki gets out-leaned at the finish.
- 65 folks at Jakes - what a wild place.
- Tables compete for the loudest, "Thank You - Hank".
- Jonathan Kwan & Laura Hsieh are Athletes Of The Week.
- Eugene is 10 minutes late causing us to almost miss our plane :)
- Charles is the first (but not the last) to cut himself on the coral reef.
- Torch lit dinner - need I say more... we're in Hawaii!
- Christina Liao steps on a sea urchin - ouch.
- 9th & 11th place finishes out of 20+ teams.
- JVers step it up at Saratoga and run Varsity.
Central Park Invite:
- Jennifer Thomas is in 5th and gets led astray - where is the Benedril!
- VB & VG run with JVers while under strict orders.
- Fantastic snacks!
- F/S Boys take the win this week with Jason Wang's 4th place finish.
- Jason Wang & Laura Hsieh are Athletes of the Week.
- Welcome to the Big Dance, and this year we knew how to cha-cha.
- Aga & Christina took the Scenic Route back from the porto potties and got lost.
- Girls beat Paly for the first time this year.
- Eugene Berson & Aya Wakabayashi are Athletes Of the Week.
- Ryan Moseley knows everyones name before the coaches because of rollcall - thanks Ryan.
- Pasta feeds (and non-pasta feeds) are a regular tradition.
- Hash Run, Bagel Run, Jamba Juice Run, Slurpee Run, Donut run... you get the idea.
- Rallye Run - Alex Choy, Tim Jou, Jameson Lam & Daniel Low win this annual event.
- F/S Girls grab the title with MayC (1st) and Liao (5th) leading the charge.
- Frosh Boys take 3rd and get some hardware too.
- Scare House was such a hit some went through twice!
- Yvonne Fong and Jason Whitsett are Athletes of the Week.
- The Love Affair with Crystal begins?
- Folks see the course for the first time and run very strong.
- Varsity Girls run together and the break loose.
- Allen Chang & Sasoon Kim are Athletes Of the Week.
- Times start to drop as guys have 2 under 18:00 and 3 just over.
- Girls run a team School Record for Crystal Springs.
- JV Boys grab a 3rd while Freddie Yoon enjoys himself on this course.
- Angela Kao & Charles Chen are Athletes Of the Week.
Lynbrook Invite/FUHSD Championships:
- Morgan Katz and Sasoon Kim are Athletes Of the Week.
- VB run fastest Lynbrook time on this course - ever (by 1:57).
- JV Boys run 2nd fastest Lynbrook time.
- VG run fastest Lynbrook time (by 1:01) and 2nd fastest All-Time (behind MV),
1st 4 teams all broke the old Team Course Record.
- JV Girls run fastest Lynbrook time (by 1:29) and 4th fastest All-Time.
- School/age group records were set by:
: MayC #1 AT Frosh and #3 AT (all grades)
: Christina Liao #11 AT and #1 Lynbrook Soph
: Zohreh #25 AT and #3 Lynbrook Soph
: Aya #2 AT Senior and #1 Lynbrook Senior and #8 AT (all grades)
: Sasoon #19 AT and #3 Lynbrook Senior
: Luis #10 AT (all grades), #5 AT Junior and Lynbrook School Record
: Jason Wang #22 AT Frosh and #3 AT Lynbrook Frosh
: Yvonne #4 Lynbrook Frosh : Jonathan Kwan #4 Lynbrook Frosh
: Shirley #9 Lynbrook Frosh : Michael Liu #7 Lynbrook Frosh
: Jessica #11 Lynbrook Frosh : Vincent #10 Lynbrook Frosh
: Anna #15 Lynbrook Frosh : Hotung #11 Lynbrook Frosh
: Salena #24 Lynbrook Frosh : Eric Li #16 Lynbrook Frosh
: Christina Liu #14 Lynbrook Soph : Edward #18 Lynbrook Frosh
: Shruti #19 Lynbrook Soph : Craig #19 Lynbrook Frosh
: Aga #4 Lynbrook Senior : Alex Cramer #21 Lynbrook Frosh
: Laura #5 Lynbrook Senior : APAK #23 Lynbrook Frosh
: Soo #10 Lynbrook Senior : Howard #9 Lynbrook Soph
: Evan #11 Lynbrook Senior : Alex Goldberg #15 Lynbrook Soph
: Jennifer #12 Lynbrook Senior : Jonathan Tsai # 22 Lynbrook Soph
: Julliant #13 Lynbrook Senior : Eric Sasaki #19 Lynbrook Junior
: Amber #18 Lynbrook Senior : Freddie #21 Lynbrook Junior
: Angela #19 Lynbrook Senior : Victor #24 Lynbrook Senior
: Amanda #24 Lynbrook Senior
- This is what we have ALL trained for.
- VG go in ranked 3rd, come out with a 3rd and are on to CCS.
- JV Boys take a strong 2nd with lots of PRs.
- Jonathan (54), Jason (55), Michael (99) and Vincent (100) make Crystal Frosh list.
- Luis (36) makes the Junior Crystal list.
- Jason (51), Eugene (56), Allen (58), Charles (73), Andrew (83), Steven (85) and
Morgan (96) all make the Senior Crystal list.
- Aya (4), MayC (5), Liao (14), Laura (18), Yvonne (26), Aga (28), Jessica (30),
Liu (38), Anna (65), Shirley (69), Jennifer (74), Shruti (80) and Julliant (83)
all make the All-Time Top 100 (all grades).
- F/S Boys are #15 team time (since 1970).
- JV Boys are #17 team time.
- VB are #21 team time - fastest team I've ever coached at Lynbrook.
- JV Girls are #1 team time (by 5:52).
- VG are #1 team time (by 1:41).
- All teams beat 2002 squads and some are Lynbrooks best ever.
- All League folks are:
: Steven Young - JVB - 5th
: Laura Hsieh - JVG - 5th
: Yvonne Fong - JVG - 10th
: Jason Wang - F/S - 6th
: Luis Jensen - VB - 13th
: Aya Wakabayashi - VG - 3rd
: MayC Huang - VG - 4th
- DAL Records: (2002 / 2003)
F/S 20 - 17 / 27 - 11
JVB 32 - 5 / 32 - 6
JVG 21 - 8 / 23 - 12
VB 15 - 28 / 15 - 16
VG 34 - 7 / 20 - 9
- Beautiful new ribbons, sorry Luis, on a beautiful? (try wet) Sat in Nov.
- MayC medals but Aya misses - both go on to States.
- 5th place finish but our team time beats Los Gatos (who qualifies on)
- Team finishes 16th in the Combined Standings.
- MayC and Aga are the 2 PRs for the day (Aga by .4).
- Coach has to fill out delinquencies and you have to get them.
- VG team GPA is 3.6087 ('02 was 3.7143)
- VB Team GPA is 3.3913 ('02 was 3.6170)