It has only been her first semester and freshman Olivia Ruiz has already proven to be an incredible runner for Pasadena City College. The San Marino High School graduate placed 33 out of 167 runners during the California Community College Athletic Association State Championship on Nov. 23 at Fresno’s Woodward Park.
The Lancers eagerly raced at the Golden West Invitationals Friday Sept. 20, at Central Park in Huntington Beach. The women’s team participated in the 5k run, placing eight out of 10, while the men’s team ran the four mile, placing eight out of 14.
The Lancers cross country teams competed in the SoCal Preview meet on Friday, Sept.13, and both maintained a steady standing. The men’s team placed 17 out of a total of 28 teams, while the women’s ended in 19 out of 23 teams.