The Uvalde Lobo Varsity Cross Country team earned top honors in the District 29-5A Cross Country meet on Thursday, October 15th in Eagle Pass, Texas. The District meet was hosted by CC Winn High School. The fighting Varsity Lobo Team consists of Mabel Fowler, Gabby Gonzales, Ciara Rodriguez, Abby Perez, Kati Castillo, Katelyn Roman and Kaela Maldonado. This is the returning Varsity Team from last year.
The girls ran with sheer determination and heart in an effort to defend their District Title. Martin Lady Tigers were favored to win the meet. However, the Lobos would not be pushed aside. Their hard work paid off. These girls are outstanding student-athletes! What each one of them brings to this team is incomparable.
Varsity Meet results are as follows:
Mabel Fowler 1st place
Gabby Gonzales 2nd place
Ciara Rodriguez 6th place
Abby Perez 8th place
Kati Castillo 12th place
Katelyn Roman 18th place
Kaela Maldonado 22nd place
Coach Elizabeth Gonzales
The Uvalde Varsity Lobos claimed 15th place at the Regional Cross Country Meet in Corpus Christi on Oct. 26th. Quote form Coach Gonzales, “This is the best we have done as a team in the past few years! We are excited for what the future holds. Uvalde Varsity Girls Cross Country is a force to be reckoned with! I am very proud of these girls and blessed to be a part of this team!”