8:47.97 Strangio over 8:56.88 Anderson


This was a battle of CIF champions run in the past couple of hours. It was at the Dublin Distance Fiesta in California. Results will be here.

Matt Strangio is only a junior, was 8th at NXN and the CIF D1 state champion.

Liam Anderson was named National Gatorade XC Runner of the year in the past month.

Good article on Strangio:


Loaded field!


3200 Meters New Division - Finals

1. 11 Matt Strangio 8:47.97a PR Jesuit
2. 12 Liam Anderson 8:56.88a SR Redwood (Larkspur)
3. 12 Russell Sullivan 9:15.44a PR Foothill (Pleasanton)
4. 12 Garrett Gough 9:17.27a PR Nevada Union
5. 12 Tyler Hattori 9:18.32a PR Granada
6. 12 Henry Pick 9:21.10a PR Foothill Technology
7. 12 Jeremiah Rasmussen 9:21.77a Hart
8. 11 Lyle Rumon 9:22.20a PR Marin Catholic
9. 12 Cooper McCarthy 9:22.37a PR Sir Francis Drake
10. 11 Rory Smail 9:25.20a PR Maria Carrillo
11. 11 Christopher Middleton-Pearson 9:25.31a SR Dublin
12. 12 Colin Ryan 9:26.33a PR Jesuit
13. 12 Owen MacKenzie 9:27.02a SR Los Altos
14. 11 Zeno Castiglioni 9:27.14a PR Davis
15. 12 Gabriel Reuter 9:28.65a SR Sir Francis Drake
16. 12 Lucas Badcock 9:28.81a PR Dougherty Valley
17. 11 Austin Vasquez 9:29.20a PR Whitney
18. 10 Surya Marimuthu 9:29.54a PR Dublin
19. 10 Colin Peattie 9:29.93a PR Bellarmine Prep
20. 11 Adam Sage 9:30.23a PR Los Altos


Race video added in post #2 of this thread!