The top runners from Mount Si, Bothell and Inglemoor take the lead early on in the race. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Mount Si cross country takes a win and a loss against Bothell and Inglemoor

Mount Si High School’s cross country team faced off against Inglemoor and Bothell during their only home meet of the season on Wednesday, Oct. 11, at Mount Si Golf Course.

While Wildcats Joe Waskom and Chloe Cosgrove took first place in their respective 5,000-meter races, only the girls took the team win.

Waskom took first in the boys race with a time of 16:16 and Cosgrove won the girls race with a personal record of 19:02.

For the boys, Waskom was the only Mount Si runner in the top 10; the next runner William Betz, came in at 13th with a time of 17:30.

For the girls, in addition to Cosgrove, Julene McDonald took sixth with 21:01, Addie Kass finished eighth with 21:16, Dora Huestis finished ninth with 21:17, and Gillian Nedblake finished 10th with a time of 21:23.

Also running for the boys were Alexander Helfrich, 17:32; Austin Gappa, 17:36; Spencer Sprague, 17:55; Kian Carson, 18:02; Tyler Bateman, 18:12; Ethan Tuecy, 18:17; Tychon Preston, 18:36; Ezra Gallegos, 19:02; Nicolas Ayling, 19:52; David Rice, 19:52; and Taylor Crook, 20:03.

For the girls, Mackenzie Saunders, 21:40; Lexi Winter, 21:51; Rosamarie Bateman, 21:52; Quinn Van Buren, 22:11; Eliza Betz, 22:30; Jolie Breitbach, 23:29; Isabella Laguna Cordero, 23:47; Kassi Winter, 23:53.3; Sophia Hulet, 24:11; Kayla Christmas, 24:12; and Kinsey Steskal, 24:17.

The team’s next meet is the KingCo League Championships on Saturday, Oct. 21, at Lake Sammamish State Park in Issaquah.

Chloe Cosgrove won the girls 5,000 meter race with a time of 19:02. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Mount Si Girls took the win over Bothell and Inglemoor at the home meet on Oct. 11. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Joe Waskom maintained his lead throughout the race and came out on top with a time of 16:16. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

More in Sports

Mount Si Wildcats sophomore running back Cole Norah has emerged as one of the most important players to his team’s offense. Norah scored a team-high three touchdowns against the Issaquah Eagles on Oct. 5. Mount Si currently has an overall record of 6-0 thus far during the 2018 season. Shaun Scott/staff photo
Sensational sophomore on the gridiron

Mount Si running back Cole Norah is rising to the occasion.

Wildcats keep rolling on the gridiron

Mount Si quarterback Cale Millen connected with Jonny Barrett for five of… Continue reading

Mount Si Wildcats senior quarterback Cale Millen, left, hands off to running back Cole Norah in the first half of play. Norah had three rushing touchdowns in Mount Si’s 38-6 victory against Issaquah on Oct. 5 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Wildcats undefeated streak continues

Mount Si improves overall record to 6-0 during the 2018 season.

‘If it’s up in the air, you gotta go get it’

Mount Si wide receiver Barrett hauling in TDs

Stunning touchdown reception

Mount Si’s Jonny Barrett snags a 5-yard touchdown pass from Cale Millen… Continue reading

Mount Si Wildcats senior girls soccer player Shelby Johnson wants to lead her team to the playoffs in her final season of high school soccer this November. Through seven games the Wildcats have compiled an overall record of 3-3-1. Shaun Scott/staff photo
Leader of the Wildcats

Mount Si senior Shelby Johnson wants to lead her soccer team to playoffs in final season.

Mount Si golfers tee off season with victories

Wildcats are a strong group, coach says.

Mount Si Wildcats sophomore Paul Talens earned third place with a time of 16:58.51 in a cross country meet featuring the Mount Si Wildcats, Newport Knights and Issaquah squads on Sept. 12 at Kelsey Creek Park in Bellevue. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Talens takes third place at early season meet

Mount Si sophomore starts off the season strong.

Mount Si Wildcats head coach Bonnie Foote instructs her team during a timeout in a matchup against the Bishop Blanchet Braves on Sept. 6 in Snoqualmie. Shaun Scott/staff photo
Wildcats earn comeback win against Braves

Mount Si wins final three sets against Bishop Blanchet.

The view from the Little Si hiking trail summit in North Bend. Photo courtesy of James Martin
Aspiring for the pinnacle on the trail

Sportswriter Shaun Scott goes hiking on Labor Day weekend.

The Mount Si Wildcats girls soccer team is striving for continued improvement on the pitch this fall. The Wildcats finished the 2017 season with an overall record of 4-11-1. Shaun Scott/staff photo
Wildcats are focused on continued improvement

Mount Si head coach Sophie Rockow is in her second season leading the program.

Scott Parel wins 2018 Boeing Classic

The 54-year-old golfer took his first win of his PGA Champions career.