De Soto Varsity Cross Country

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Cross Country Season Starts Strong

The De Soto High School cross country team started the 2018 season Saturday morning at the 31st annual Greg Wilson Classic. The Wildcats raced against 15 area schools from Kansas and Missouri. Both the girls and boy’s teams finished in the top-10, and had many individual runners with successful races. Senior Sam Hubert (5) led

College Signing Day

De Soto High School hosted a college signing day on Thursday, February 8th, 2018 at 2:30pm in the Main Gym. There were 15 student-athletes who signed to play their respective sport at the collegiate level. Congratulations to the following 15 student-athletes: Kelsey Heer Track and Field at Bethany College Gabrielle Collins Track and Cross Country

Sam Hubert Named All Metro

Sam Hubert, a DHS Junior, was recently named 1st Team All Metro – Kansas by the Greater Kansas City Cross Country Coaches Association. Sam was one of ten Kansas Cross Country runners to earn this honor. Congratulations to Sam Hubert!

Hubert Leads Wildcat Cross Country at State

Three De Soto high school cross country runners, Sam Hubert, Andre VanMeerhaghe, and Jordan Zade, competed in the Kansas 5A State Championship Saturday in Lawrence. Hubert earned All-State honors by finishing 11th with a personal best 5K time of 16:09.  VanMeerhaghe capped off his senior year with an impressive final race, finishing 48th with a

Cross Country Runners State Bound

The De Soto high school cross country team competed in the Kansas 5A Regional Cross Country Meet Saturday at Blue Valley Southwest high school. Three Wildcat runners qualified to compete next Saturday at the Kansas 5A State Cross Country Meet at Rim Rock Farm in Lawrence. Freshman Jordan Zade will represent the girls’ team at

Cross Country Boys First, Girls Second in Frontier League

The De Soto high school cross country team competed in the Frontier League Championship Race Thursday afternoon in Baldwin. The boys were crowned league champions with four runners earning All-League honors. The girls finished in second place with six runners earning the title of All-League. Sam Hubert was the boys Frontier League Champion, winning the

Cross Country Girls 2nd, Boys 4th at Cat Classic

The De Soto High School varsity and junior varsity cross country teams competed in the Cat Classic Wednesday afternoon at Shawnee Mission Park. The varsity girls’ team finished in second place while the varsity boys took fourth in the 10-team field. The varsity girls all ran great races with Jordan Zade (4), Gabby Collins (12),

Cross Country Teams Take Third in Topeka

The De Soto High School varsity and junior varsity cross country teams competed in the Seaman Invitational Saturday morning in Topeka. Both the boys’ and girls’ varsity teams finished in third place. Sam Hubert (1) won the varsity boys 5,000-meter race with a time of 16 minutes and 19 seconds. Andre VanMeerhaeghe (13) and Graham

Cross Country Has Success at the Rim Rock Classic

The De Soto high school varsity cross country team raced in the Rim Rock Classic Saturday in Lawrence. The girls team finished in 16th place and the boys finished 26th. Both teams competed in the Crimson Division which featured over 45 other teams from across the Midwest. Senior Gabby Collins lead the girls. With strong performances by LaMyah

Wildcats Run the Bonner Springs Invitational

The De Soto High School cross country team competed in the Bonner Springs Invitational Saturday at Wyandotte County Park. Both the varsity girls and boys finished in sixth place out of 17 teams. The girls were led by Jordan Zade (12th), Gabby Collins (34th), LaMayh Ricks (45th), Justine Wheeler (47th), and Rylie McDaniel (65th) to score a