DOWNEY - The St. Pius X - St. Matthias Academy girls cross country team earned top honors in the Santa Cruz League and capturing the first athletic championship in school history.Led by Coach Kerrin Conroy, the lady Warriors are heading to the CIF Finals race this Saturday in Fresno. The Warriors were officially crowned the 2013 Santa Cruz League champions at their league meet Nov. 6 at Crystal Springs Park. In the past two years, the lady Warriors (previously St. Matthias Victorians) have a two-year undefeated steak in the Santa Cruz League. The team is paced by junior Anahy Covarrubias, who finished the regular season as both the Santa Cruz League Most Valuable Runner and individual league champion.
********** Published: Nov. 21, 2013 - Volume 12 - Issue 32