Bellevue XC Invitational

Today’s invitational at Lake Sammamish State Park was a weather-perfect day. We saw some great team and individual performances among Issaquah athletes competing against 40+ schools from around the state.

Issaquah Eagles finishing in the top 20 overall are as follows:

For the boys team, Luke George placed 7th while the girls team had 4 top 20 finishes with Julia David-Smith in 1st, Sami Corman 4th, Kenna Clawson 5th and Andie Kolasinski 17th.

Varsity Team Scoring

The girls team came away as Bellevue Invite Champions. Issaquah scored 30 points followed by Lewis and Clark with 65, South Kitsap with 131, Kamiakin with 135 and Holy Names with 139 points. Way to go girls by keeping your invitational streak alive!

The boys team finished in a strong 4th place with 82 points behind the winning Kamiakin team with 20 points, Eisenhower with 68 points, Tahoma with 81points and Glacier Peak rounding out the top 5 with 98 points. Great job guys with your solid races!

JV Teams

In addition to the varsity teams, the JV Boys team placed 5th, the Boys 23:30+ Open Race team was 2nd and the Boys under 23:30 Open Race team finished 1st.

Way to go Eagles and have fun at Homecoming tonight!

Lawrie’s Bellevue Invite Photos

Issaquah, Mt. Si, Woodinville at Lake Sammamish State Park

Congratulations to both the boys and girls teams with their wins over Mt. Si and Woodinville.

Boys Team Scores:

Issaquah 24, Mt. Si 50, Woodinville 59

Girls Team Scores:

Issaquah 16, Mt. Si 47, Woodinville 85

Results are posted on

Lawrie’s Photos

16 - 2017 09 20 - Woodinville Mt Si Issaquah.jpg

Bellevue XC Invitational-September 23rd

Lake Sammamish State Park

Discover Pass needed to enter park or $10 fee

There will not be a bus

All 16 Varsity runners arrive by 9:30AM

All Open and JV runners arrive by 8:30AM

As soon as you arrive at the park, find the coaches and put your number on your singlet. No number…no result!

Bring water or prerace and post race liquids along with a snack to eat before and/or after your race. You must wear your school issued uniform. Spikes are allowed.

Race Schedule and Issaquah Entries

9:30 AM Boys Open                  Glen McInerney, Josh Bates, Adam Bussey, Rykley Braun, Sam Anderson, Seb Silva, Josh Brueckman, Sid Thiagarajan, Jason Liu, Cameron Salter, Dylan Banks, Nick Lydym, Alec Barran, Preston Hunter, Michael McCaffrey, Mason McCann

10:15 AM Girls Open                  Brielle Arnold, Haley Dang, Aditi Prabhala, Kaliela Benson, Kathryn McIntyre, Annika Nielsen, Isha Rudramurthy, Stuti Bhardwaj, Lauren Martinez

11:00 AM Boys Open                  Davis Carmichael, Dan Constantinescu, Ian Streams, Nic Chin, Torin Carmichael, Nathan Streams, Isaac Anderson, Aidan Miller, Conner Tobey, Joshua Geisser, Spencer Haas, Jacob Aliabadi, Kyle Huard, Max Saviello, Rohan Ballapragada, Landon Aho, Trent Angell, Alex Schmidt, Ethan Medeiros, Aedan Henry, Lucas Dolliver

11:30 AM Girls JV                  Katie Riley, Swathi Padmanabhan, Jordan Lai, Meara Norris, Victoria Lasch, Izzy Grudin, Megan Spataro

12:00 Boys JV                                    Nick Rodgers, Jasper Fuhs, Alex Darragh, Caleb Losey, David Jackson, Sam Rosenkranz, Caleb Kim

12:30 PM Varsity #7, #8                  Allen Aby, Jenner Sapienza, Ella McKillop, Jenna Heesacker

1:00 PM Varsity #5, #6                    Barry Diedericks, Dil Thiagarajan, Andie Kolasinski, Emma Jordan

1:30 PM Varsity #3, #4                    Jared Putney, Jordan Crist, Kenna Clawson, Lauren Haas

2:00 PM Varsity #1, #2                     Luke George, Sam Griffith, Julia David-Smith, Sami Corman


Wednesday, September 20th meet

Issaquah, Mt. Si and Woodinville

September 20, 2017

Lake Sammamish State Park

Discover Pass needed to enter park or $10 fee

Athletes who have met the eligibility requirements will be entered and will attend this meet.  There will not be practice for those who are not entered in the meet.

Athletes not entered are Pierce Moen, Mara Nowlan, Alex Hutchinson

Athletes who may be entered but need to check with Gwen are Kobi Sunday (2), Michael McCaffrey (1), Preston Hunter (1), Lauren Martinez (1), Rodger Kline and Dani Madan

For those athletes entered in the meet, early dismissal is 2:30pm. Buses leave promptly at 2:45 from the back parking lot by the auxiliary gym. Please do not be late. Come dressed in your uniform. If you do not have time to change, you can do so at the park.

Bring water or prerace and post race liquids along with a snack to eat before and/or after your race. You must wear your school issued uniform. Spikes are allowed.

Race Schedule

4:15                  All Boys

5:00                  All Girls

The bus will return to Issaquah High School between 6:00 and 6:30pm.


Steilacoom Invite

Girls Team Invite Champions and Boys Team 6th

Full results on

This was the first time Issaquah attended this invitational in it’s 19 year history. With a great course and good weather (minus the smoke), our athletes had an outstanding day. With over 3100 athletes entered in the meet, it was a cross country extravaganza.

The varsity boys team had a strong showing with their 6th place finish (out of 15) in the Gold Race. Luke George was the top finisher in 14th followed by Sam Griffith (26th), Barry Diedericks (47th), Jared Putney (50th), Jordan Crist (52nd), Dil Thiagarajan (63rd), Allen Aby (72nd) and Jenner Sapienza (77th).

The varsity girls team ended the day as CHAMPIONS in the Gold Race beating Camas by 31 points. Julia David-Smith won the meet, followed by Sami Corman (2nd), Kenna Clawson (4th), Lauren Haas (15th), Emma Jordan (29th), Ella McKillop (30th) and Jenna Heesacker (49th).

Congratulations to all of the Issaquah Eagles for a very good day!

Lawrie Robertson photos from this meet are here.

David Streams photos from this meet are here.



Fort Steilacoom XC Invitational

Saturday, September 16th

Fort Steilacoom Park
Lakewood, WA 98498

Bus leaves IHS at 7:15 AM from the back parking lot and returns to IHS after the last race ends. Approximate arrival time in Issaquah between 4:00 and 5:00 PM. Athletes may go home with their parents after checking out with coaches.

Race Schedule and Issaquah Participants

10:15 JV Boys Team Nick Rodgers, Jasper Fuhs, Alex Darragh, Caleb Losey, Sam Rosenkranz
11:05 Boys Freshman Spencer Haas, Landon Aho, Jacob Aliabadi
11:45 Boys Sophomore Ian Streams, Nic Chin, Torin Carmichael, Aidan Miller, Kyle Huard, Conner Tobey
1:25 Varsity Boys Gold Division Sam Griffith, Jared Putney, Luke George, Jordan Crist, Dil Thiagarajan, Barry Diedericks, Allen Aby, Jenner Sapienza
1:30 Varsity Girls Gold Division Julia David-Smith, Sami Corman, Kenna Clawson, Lauren Haas, Emma Jordan, Ella McKillop, Jenna
1:55 Senior Boys JV David Jackson, Dan Constantinescu, Davis Carmichael, Nathan Streams
2:00 Girls JV Swathi Padmanabhan, Jordan Lai, Izzy Grudin, Victoria Lasch, Megan Spataro, Cecilia Bailey
2:30 Junior Boys JV Isaac Anderson, Rohan Ballapragada


September 12th Meet

Eagles Cross Country Boys and Girls Double Winners

Boys Scores: Issaquah 33    Inglemoor 38    Eastlake 59

Girls Scores: Issaquah 17    Eastlake 55    Inglemoor 66

Freshman, Julia David-Smith, sets a new course record for the girls team. Her time of 18:26 broke Kenna Clawson’s 2016 record time of 19:21.

For full meet results on

Photos courtesy of Lawrie Robertson

Inglemoor Eastlake Meet Photos

Photos from David Streams for Inglemoor Eastlake Meet

%d bloggers like this: