Grizzlies at the CIF State Championship
GRIZZLY CROSS COUNTRY TEAM PLACE 19TH IN STATE FINALS
The Grizzly Cross Country Team, led by Team Captain Ryan Sewell, placed 19th in the CIF State Cross Country Finals held at Woodward Park in Fresno on November 30th. Ryan placed 54th overall with a time of 17:17 for the 5K race which was a personal best time. Ryan was follwed by teammates David Blanton 105th in 18:07, Hunter Hughes 138th in 18:35, Chris Lopez 173rd in 19:30, Nick Blanton 176th in 19:34, Allan Nicholson 177th in 19:40, and Nick Anaya in 197th in 22:32. The team's goals were to beat Foresthill High School and be in the Top 20 in the State Finals. Everyone had a great time and looked forward to the possibility of returning to the State Met next year where they hope to improve upon their placement in this year's Finals.
DIVISION 5 SECTION CHAMPIONS
VARSITY BOYS CROSS COUNTRY ARE DIVISION 5 SECTION CHAMPIONS
The Varsity Boys Cross Country Team won the Division 5 Section Championship for the 1st time in school history. The team was led by Senior Jason Yurgelevic who placed 2nd overall in 17:26. He was followed by Junior Ryan Sewell who placed 3rd in 17:39, Senior David Blanton in 8th at 18:23, Junior Hunter Hughes 11th in 18:51, Sophomore Chris Pugh 17th in 19:19, Junior Nick Blanton 31st in 20:05 and Sophomore Allan Nicholson 35th in 20:34. The team won the race with a combined score of 35 points to Foresthill's 68 points. The team will now travel to Fresno, California where they will compete at the CIF State Cross Country Finals on November 30th.
Varsity Boys Cross Country are Sierra Delta League Champions
The Varsity Boys Cross Country Team earned the Sierra Delta League title for the first time on October 23, 2013. This marks the first Cross Country Championship since 1989. The team was led by Jason Yurgelevic who won the 3 mile race in 17:01 becoming the Sierra Delta League's Most Valuable Athlete by winning all three league meets. He was followed by his team mates Ryan Sewell and David Blanton who finished 2nd and 3rd respectively in 17:24 and 17:31. Allan Nicholson finished 8th in 19:23 earning All-League Honors along with his team mates Jason, Ryan and David. Rounding out the top five for the team was Nick Blanton in 9th with a time of 19:35. He was followed by Thomas Christner 10th in 20:01, Casey Mitchell 13th in 20:29, Nick Anaya 16th in 21:34, Max deBecker 19th in 23:11 and Evan Michul rounded out the team placing 22nd in 28:06. The Varsity Boys won the league title with 19 points followed by Vacaville Christian with 42 points and far outdistancing the rest of the league schools.
2013 Sierra Delta League Cross Country Champions
34th Annual Grizzly Run Raises Over a $1000 for Scholarships
Posted by: Kevin Ahern
Golden Sierra enjoys a proud tradition of athletics that includes over 68 League Titles, 6 Sac-Joaquin Section Championships, and numerous individuals who have earned all-GEL, all-SJS, and all-CIF honors. Varsity sports offerings include football, cross country, boys and girls volleyball, boys and girls soccer, boys and girls basketball, wrestling, golf, tennis, swimming, softball, baseball, track, skiing, and rodeo. Many of these programs also offer JV and Freshman teams.
Golden Sierra Athletic Department
Athletic Director Keith Bush firstname.lastname@example.org / 530-333-8334
Season Start Date Coach/Level Contact Info.
Football 8/12/13 V = John Hilton email@example.com
JV = Jeremy Nordby firstname.lastname@example.org
Volleyball 8/12/13 JV = Angie Brust email@example.com
V = Justin Cox firstname.lastname@example.org
Soccer 8/12/13 V = Trenton Mol email@example.com
JV = Jason Bourdett firstname.lastname@example.org
Cross Country 8/12/13 Mike Brown email@example.com
Cheer Jessica McEntyre
B Basketball 11/11/13 V = Al Toney Al-Toney@sac-city.k12.ca.us
JV= Eric Beirsteker firstname.lastname@example.org
G Basketball 11/11/13 V = Ron Ebitson email@example.com
JV = Dassen Murchie firstname.lastname@example.org
Wrestling 11/11/13 V = Tony Arena email@example.com
Ski (Club) 11/11/13 Carl Murray firstname.lastname@example.org
Baseball 2/10/14 V = Greg Thompson email@example.com
Softball 2/10/14 V = Becky Lee-Pratte firstname.lastname@example.org
G Soccer 2/10/14 V =
V = Jason Bourdett email@example.com
Track & Field 2/10/14 Mike Brown firstname.lastname@example.org
Golf 2/10/14 Keith Bush email@example.com
Tennis 2/10/14 Judy Toth firstname.lastname@example.org
B Volleyball 2/10/14 V = Glenn Linka email@example.com
* A completed Sports Packet (Athletic Code of Conduct, BOMUSD Informed Consent, Awareness of Sports Injury Warning and Agreement, GSHS Medical / Health History Athletic Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation, and (2) Emergency Cards) must be on file with the school, along with the Sport Registration fee prior to the start of the practice.