On November 11, 2017 at Hereford HS the WJ girls cross country team won their fifth consecutive 4A state title. This historic accomplishment has never been achieved by any other girls high school cross country team in the state of Maryland. Led by Abbey Green, who won the individual state championship, the WJ Wildcats ran with heart, soul and grit on a chilly morning. It was a wonderful and exciting race to see! They are all to be congratulated and celebrated for this unprecedented win.
The esteemed runners were:
Abbey Green 12th Grade-1st at 18:17.40
Janet Scott 12th Grade-5th at 19:27.40
Jenna Goldberg 10th Grade-14th at 19:54.40
Caroline Kennon 10th Grade-31st at 20:37.70
Camille Gange 9th Grade-40th at 20:47.00
Sadie Keller 12th Grade-50th at 21:03.50
Katherine Weaver 10th Grade 87th at 21:56.80
The top five runners scored a low total of 83 points to win the title!
Read the Washington Post article about the race.