Oak Bay boys golden at cross country provincials

Oak Bay High’s senior boys have captured their eighth provincial team title

  • Mon Nov 9th, 2015 5:00am
  • Sports

Oak Bay High’s senior boys captured their eighth team title at a rainy Jericho Beach in Vancouver Saturday (Nov. 7) during the B.C. High School Cross Country Championships.

Jack Stanley was first across the line for Oak Bay, finishing ninth overall with a time of 24:49, followed by teammates, Max McCulloch, Vlad Lyesin, Malcolm Harrison, Marcel Petruzelli, Jack Cooper and Liam Boland.

Michael Barber was Oak Bay’s top-finishing junior boy, crossing the line in 18:53 for ninth place. Also from Oak Bay, Rae-Lynn Parkins was the top-finishing senior girl, finishing 75th of 218 with a time of 21:06.

Oak Bay also earned the silver team title in the junior girls division Saturday.

Justine Stecko led her team across the line at 15th of 200 runners with a time of 19:22. Contributing to the silver finish were Shannon McMillan, Sarah Bryan, Cara Butler, Ella Mickelberry and Presly Rangel.