Sun Shines Everywhere 12145

For Thanksgiving weekend at the Cross County State Championship in Fresno, the forecast called for heavy rain. Above, the Alameda High School Varsity qualifiers made sure the Alameda Sun was shining instead. From left to right, Hornet runners included: Janine Barot, Madison Tiaffay, Geraldine Yue, Sophia Carpenter, Emilio Cazares, Julia West, Olivia Liuson, Katy Hosokawa, Li Ow-Wing, Elvira Lu. Liuson finished 13th out of 203 runners and was the first Hornet to cross the finish line. Luison posted a time of 18:25.5, helping the Hornet team finish in eighth place overall. See the full story on page 5.

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