This week we move to afternoon practices. The weather will be warm and humid so be sure to hydrate with plenty of water throughout the days. We will also have our first meet of the season in Green. I am excited to see what our teams can do! Following is a schedule for the week:
Monday- Practice 3:00-4:30 PM
Tuesday- Practice 3:00-4:30 PM
Wednesday- Practice 3:00-4:30 PM
Thursday- Practice will end at 3:30 PM today. Arrange for transportation or plan on waiting at the school.
Friday- Practice 3:00-4:00 PM
Saturday- Bulldog Invitational at Boettler Park (5300 Massillon Rd., Green 44720)
Bus departure: 8:00 AM from Stanton. Please arrive 15 minutes before.
Race schedule: Boys- 10:40 AM, Girls 11:05 AM
Wear your uniform, bring extra clothes (especially socks), water and snacks.
The team is really working hard to get in shape! I am proud of their effort! This will be our last week of morning practices. Beginning Monday, Aug. 16th, we will practice 3:00-4:30 PM. The following is our schedule for this week:
Monday- Practice from 8:30-10 AM
Tuesday- Field trip to the CVNP (Boston Store, 1550 Boston Mills Rd., Peninsula). The bus will leave at 8:30 AM from the Stanton parking lot. We will return at 11:30 AM.
Wednesday- Practice from 8:30-10 AM
Thursday- NO MORNING PRACTICE. Bill Heidemann Race at Goodyear Metro Park (2077 Newton St., Akron) Meet at the registration area at 5:30 PM to get your race number and warm-up with the team. 2-mile race begins at 6:30 PM.
Friday- Practice at Silver Springs Metro Park (5027 Stow Rd.,playground area), 9-11:00 AM. Picnic to follow! Coaches will provide hot dogs. We are accepting donations for drinks, snacks, and desserts. Message Coach Pazderak if you would like to contribute something!
The team will participate in these early season “practice” cross country races in lieu of our morning practice. The dates and locations are as follows and the link will help you register. There is a small cost of $10 for each night. Although participation is not mandatory, I hope many of you will participate!
Thursday, August 8th- Silver Creek Metro Park (Norton). We will take a bus leaving at 4:30 PM from Stanton.
Thursday, August 15th- Goodyear Heights Metro Park (Akron). NO BUS PROVIDED. Arrive at race site by 5:30 PM to register and warm up.
Summer practices begin August 1st at Stanton MS, 8:30-10:00 AM. You must have a Pre-Participation form on file or be prepared to turn one in on this day. PPE_2019-20
Also, please make sure everything (EMA, Concussion form, etc.) is complete on Final Forms or you will not be able to participate. https://www.kentschools.net/finalforms/
Join us for optional group runs every Monday and Wednesday from 9:00 to 10:00 AM, beginning June 3rd.
Meet at the Stanton Track dressed and ready to run. Bring a full water bottle and an old towel.
Keep running this summer to get ready!
Summer Miles = Fall Smiles