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Sporty sisters

Twins Kadie and Elyse Kong both share a love of running, and are both on the Oakmont cross country team.

Valentina Moreno, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

Aside from sharing 50% of their DNA, fraternal twins Kadie and Elyse Kong also share a devotion to running. “We have run cross country and track together since sixth grade,” Kadie Kong said. Being on the same sports teams allows the sisters to have unconditional support. “It’s pretty...

Running Rockstar

Sophomore Mia Hirsch celebrates with her medal finishing the FVL meet.

Valentina Moreno, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

Becoming the fastest female runner on the cross country team, qualifying for state, and becoming Oakmont’s fifth fastest girl in the school’s history to run on the Section Finals course are among Mia Hirsch’s extensive list of accomplishments during her first year of cross country. “I am very...

Cross country runners’ bags

Cross country runners' bags

Kyra Barnhard, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018

When you were on your way home from school, you may have seen the cross country runners’ bags outside on the grass between the parking lot and street while they practice. Well, this is why... “[It is] convenient because [it is] right where we assemble for practice and some students may not have...

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