Canyon Crest Academy senior fastest at Dana Hills meet


Senior Kelly Bernd from Canyon Crest Academy was the fastest female cross country racer at the Dana Hills Invitational Meet on Sept. 26.

She finished first in the Division 1 senior girls 3-mile race in a time of 16.52.2, against 151 competitors.

The CCA senior girls cross country team took second place competing with 14 high schools, having Great Oak High school just in front of them. In a great team effort, junior Kira Loren ran 3 miles in 17.54.6, sophomore Claire Bernd ran 18.29.0, sophomore Corinne Chapkis ran 18.41.9, sophomore Naomi Smitham ran 18.43.5, junior Ann Ryan ran 20.34.5, senior Michelle Zhao ran 21.05.9 and senior Shelby Vexler finished in 25.52.5.