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Sports Coverage of the Jesuit Cross Country Team

Lovejoy Cross Country Meet

It's an early start for the cross country team this morning as they head to their meet in McKinney, making their way to the bus at 6:15 am. The sun has not risen yet...

Cross Country Overcomes Tough Challenges at Home Course

The lime green and black-striped shoe pounds against the earth, causing specs of dirt and bundles of grass to come flying up into the pale white face of the runner. Mud-brown...

Jesuit Cross Country Shines in Early Season Meet

A smear of brown mud slashes across red, puffy cheeks and pale, muscular legs as brightly-colored shoes splash directly into the shallow puddle of damp grass and dirt. The atmosphere reeks of stale rain...

Strong Start for Jesuit Cross Country at the Luke’s Locker Relays

Several meters ahead of the nearest competitor, the student gives the rest of his team the strength to finish the relay ahead of Denton Guyer. As he approaches the finish line, he pushes himself one final stretch. His foursome...

Jesuit Shines In Sheaner Relays

The sound of a gun goes off as runners spring from their starting spots as they compete against one another. On March 18th, the Jesuit Dallas Track team had the pleasure of hosting schools from...

Jesuit Track Team Takes the Distance Festival

Smoke rises from the gun shot fired on the track, 6 high school boys take off in a full sprint, one of whom is wearing a gold cross on his chest. The Jesuit track and...

Mud, Sweat, and Tears: Cross Country Team’s Big Finish

It’s 6:30 a.m. The sky is still black. A dedicated group of runners begin their daily workout before school, just as they have since June. Mile after mile. Interval after interval. Race after race. For...

Cross Country Races to Victory in Postseason

Don't do your absolute best, just beat your competitors. When competing in high stakes divisions like regionals and districts, this advice echos through the heads of each runner; don't do your absolute best, just...

Cross Country Crushes the Classic

61 teams, 2000 runners, but one purpose: compete and win the race. On Saturday, October 3rd, schools from around the metroplex travelled to the Jesuit Classic cross-country meet to prove their strength on a...

The Garvey Brothers Trek Across the Fields

Jesuit cross country has always been the team to beat season after season, but this season the team has a familiar name on the roster...twice. Connor and John Garvey are two of the best runners...