CIF Prelims Returns to MTSAC

Last updated on Nov 7, 2023, at 12:11 pm

Friday, November 10, 2023

Mt San Antonio College – 1100 N Grand Ave, Walnut, CA 91789

Parking: $10

Tickets: $10 ($5 Seniors, students with ID/Children 5-13).  We race on Friday, scroll down to CIF SS Prelims.  Must be purchased online in advance.  CIF – Southern Section Events and Tickets by GoFan

Qualifying to CIF Prelims – Top 3 varsity teams from League Finals or At-Large – Teams that are ranked in the top thirteen (13) in any two of the final four Southern Section cross country polls and who do not advance from league final meets or are freelance schools will be invited as at-large entries into the prelims. These polls will reflect the week prior to the Mt. SAC Invitational, the Mt. SAC Invitational week, the final week of dual meets, and the week of most league final meets. No petitions are necessary and none will be accepted. Individual runners who are not part of a qualifying team, provided they finish among the top ten (10) RUNNERS in their respective league qualifying meet will also qualify.  The top 16 teams (top 5 per heat, plus the next fastest team time) will qualify for the CIF Finals along with the top twenty-four (24) runners.  For example, 3 heats, top 8 in each heat, a total of 24.

CIF Athletes – 2023 (Top 12 from League Finals)

Names in BOLD will race at CIF Prelims 
Boys Team: Daniel Bulalacao, Diego Venegas, Rogan Arriaga, Takumi Washiyama, Josh Baroon, Levi Varela, Christian Throop, Zander Barrera, Gavin Crocker, Andrew Flores, Cole Bulman, Wyatt Fishburn

Girls Team: Gwen Williams, Dakota Danaher, Lucy Varela, Leilani Vivaldo, Sara Johnson, Elizabeth Smorick, Samantha Danaher, Evelyn Gonzalez, Charlotte Barkehanai, Avery Miller, Christina Jain, Riley Pratt, Lauren Banner

Bus Schedule 2023: Departure 6:10 am, Return load 10:50 am.

We will be stopping for Lunch.  Please bring money

Race Schedule 2023 – Division 2 (determined by school enrollment)

  • Boys: 8:42 am, Heat 2
  • Girls: 9:42 am, Heat 3