Cross Country

Over the Hill, Through the Woods

More than 200 Marist student-athletes compete in cross country, making it one of the school’s most popular sports. It also is one of the War Eagles’ most successful. The girls have won six consecutive state championships (2008-13) and the boys have won two straight (2012-13). In all, the harriers have won 25 state team titles in their 40-year history.

Fast Facts

Boys
State Champions
1995, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015

State Runners-Up
1983, 1984, 1996, 1998, 2006, 2011, 2014, 2016

Individual State Champions
1999 - Blake Mahoney
2004 - Pete Zimmerman
2008 - William Raffety
2011 - Michael Thurston
2012 - Daniel Navarro
2014 - Frank Pittman
2016 - Quinn Burden

War Eagles / College Cross Country
Daniel Navarro ('14) University of Georgia
Michael Thurston ('14) Columbia University
Frank Pittman ('16) Georgia Tech

Girls
State Champions
1991, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

State Runners-Up
2005, 2007  

Individual State Champions
1994 - Kyla Barbour
1995 - Kyla Barbour
1996 - Kyla Barbour
1998 - Carla Uribe
2001 - Christy Brewer
2002 - Christy Brewer
2012 - Morgan Ilse
2013 - Morgan Ilse
2014 - Morgan Ilse
2019 - Josie Wirtz

Lady War Eagles / College Cross Country
Kate Northrop ('13) University of Georgia
Ann Marie Ilse ('14) University of Georgia
Caite Faust ('15) University of Utah
Morgan Ilse ('15) Universrity of North Carolina
 

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