Cross Country

  • West to Host Pat Savage Invitational
    7:36 AM

    Niles West will host the annual Pat Savage Invitational tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. This year’s competition consists of more than 70 different schools from all over the Chicagoland area, with an expected 3,500 runners.
    Niles West has high hopes for this weekend’s competition.
    “Like always it’s nice to beat Niles North, but were mostly focusing on our overall

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  • Striding towards State: Q & A with the Cross Country Captains
    8:29 AM

    The NWN sat down with cross country captains and seniors Nicole Camburn and Danielle Karp. They discussed their goals for the season, as well as their big plans to qualify for state as a team, and how they plan on leading the team there.
    NWN: How has running affected your life?
    Camburn: I didn’t start running until my freshman

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  • 2015 Boys’ Cross Country Preview
    8:04 AM

    The NWN had the opportunity to speak with Michael Grossman, the Boys’ Cross Country team’s head coach, to discuss the upcoming season and how the boys will fare this year.
    NWN: Based on the boys who joined Cross Country this year, how do you feel about the team’s abilities?
    Grossman: We have a lot of athletes who come

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  • Girls Cross Country 2015 Preview
    9:53 AM

    The Niles West News had the opportunity to sit down with the girls’ Cross Country coach Anne Heselton and ask her how she intends on getting her girls back in shape from their long break of summer vacation.
    NWN: How is the team looking to be this year?
    Heselton: We are off to a great fun start! Something

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  • Christine Mujica Sets Records at Pat Savage Invitational
    7:43 AM

    Senior Christine Mujica finished 16 seconds faster than her closest opponent finishing first at the Pat Savage Invitational cross country meet held at Niles West Saturday, Oct. 4.
    With a time of 18:11:91, over the span of three miles, Mujica beat both her own record and a school records at the Pat Savage invitational cross country meet. Her

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  • 2014 Niles West Girls Cross Country Preview
    8:16 AM

    The NWN had the chance to check in with girls varsity cross country head coach Anne Heselton to discuss the team’s progress thus far this season, and their goals moving forward.
    NWN:  How does the team look this year?
    Heselton: The team is looking to improve upon last year’s team performances.  We will need to work hard to close

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  • 2013 Girls’ Cross Country Preview
    8:24 AM

    The NWN got a chance to talk to head girls’ cross country coach, Anne Heselton, about the team and how they expect to perform this season.
    NWN: How is the team looking so far?
    Heselton: Good, we had our first meet(Saturday Aug. 31). It isn’t a traditional race, but it helped us get a good feel for where we are

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