Piner’s Luis Luna ran possible his best race of the year to qualify for the Foot Locker National Championships in Balboa Park, San Diego on Dec. 10th.

 

Competing in the West Regionals, Luna placed 7th in the seeded race at Mt. Sac on Dec 3rd to become one of the Western regions 10 qualifiers for the National meet.

 

Check running blog later in the week for a link to watch the National Championships on a live webcast.

Photos from race

 

El Molino’s Nicole Lane ran the fastest Empire girls time placing 41st in the seeded race in 19:25.

Casa Grande’s Ashley Moffett won her division that was for just 11th graders in 19:34.

 

The Redwood Empire has now been represent at Nationals every year since 2007.

 

Boys Seeded

1 Fahy, Darren 12 Carlsbad, CA 15:29 4:59

2 Weitz, Nathan 12 Spokane, WA 15:30 4:59

3 Farnsworth, R 12 Pocatello, ID 15:41 5:03

4 Gardner, Andrew 11 Spokane, WA 15:41 5:03

5 Gaudreau, Billy 12 Dana Point, CA 15:42 5:03

6 Miller, Cameron 12 Bakersfield, CA 15:43 5:04

7 Luna, Luis 12 Santa Rosa, CA 15:43 5:04

8 Albertson, CJ 12 Fresno, CA 15:46 5:04

9 Smith, Myles 11 Long Beach, CA 15:47 5:05

10 Durham, Kevin 12 Lake Forest, CA 15:50 5:06

 

11 Saarel, Ben 11 Salt Lake City, UT 15:59 5:09

12 Brazeal, Cody 11 Clovis, CA 16:02 5:10

13 Collins, Joshua 12 Deer Park, WA 16:04 5:10

14 Gibson, Patrick 11 Bellingham, WA 16:06 5:11

15 Silva, Ryan 11 Tucson, AZ 16:07 5:11

 

Boys combined results

Luna 15:43, Jamie Silva 16:48, Paul Holden 16:56

http://footlockercc.com/2011/results/west/results/Boys%20HS%20Overall.pdf

 

Girls combined results

http://footlockercc.com/2011/results/west/results/Girls%20HS%20Overall.pdf

 

Nicole Lane 41st 19:25 Seeded Race

http://footlockercc.com/2011/results/west/results/10.pdf

 

Moffett 1st 19:34 Junior 11th grade race

http://footlockercc.com/2011/results/west/results/4.pdf

 

Brady Lane 115th 19:38 F/S race

http://footlockercc.com/2011/results/west/results/3.pdf

 

How Redwood Empire has done at Nationals

http://northbay.com/running/xcnationals.html

 

Foot Locker race site

www.footlockercc.com