Fall Sports Report: Cross Country
Burgundy hosted seven schools and more than 150 runners for the cross country championship meet on November 1. Despite a number of injuries and sickness, Burgundy finished third, behind strong Alexandria Country Day School and Capitol Hill Day School teams. In the girls’ race two runners placed in the top 10: Caelan McCormack finished 2nd and Cassidy Calhoon finished 6th. In the boys’ race two runners placed in the top 10: Graham Haberl finished 2nd and Nathan Carpenter-Holmes finished 9th.
The Burgundy cross country team was comprised of 30 runners, with 22 participating in the championship meet. The effort by all runners was impressive throughout the season. Thanks to all parents and other loyal fans!