Sheldon XC Update 9-15-2014: Pasta Dinner Tues night, SOC Pre-District Meet is Wed, Team Pictures on Friday

Hello Sheldon Runners, Parents and Coaches,
Here are a few reminders for this week:
1.  Tomorrow (Tues, Sept 16) is the eve of our next meet, which means it is time for our next Team Pasta Dinner.  It will be from 6:00-8:00 pm at Abigail Nelson’s home.  Freshmen bring dessert, sophomores bring drinks, juniors bring salads, and seniors bring bread please!
2.  The SOC Pre-District Meet is Wednesday, Sept 17 at Lane Community College.  The students are excused from class at 1:15 pm, and the buses load at 1:30 pm in front of Sheldon.  Race times are:  3:45 pm (Freshmen/Sophomore Girls); 4:30 pm (Freshmen/Sophomore Boys); 5:15 pm (Junior/Senior Girls); and 6:00 pm (Junior/Senior Boys).  Updated: Click here for more information about the meet
3.  Don’t forget your Secret Pal on Wednesday!
4.  Team Pictures are Friday at 4:30 pm.  Bring your uniform to practice and meet at the Track at our normal time of 3:45 pm.  Don’t forget your picture packet if you want to order any photos.  We handed them out at practice today.

I’ll send another email on Tuesday evening!

Useful info:

XC Pasta Dinner schedule for rest of 2014 season

Hello XC Families and Athletes,

Here are the remaining Pre-meet pasta dinners for the 2014 season.  These will get added the Sheldon TFXC  event calendar too.  Coaches will also hand out fliers at the last practice before the pasta dinner.

Tuesday Sept 16th            Abigail Nelson’s Home

Friday Sept 26th               Jackson and Caramia Mestler’s Home

Thursday Oct 2nd             Lauren and Dana Hamilton’s Home

Friday Oct 10th                 Jackson Skortman’s Home

Tuesday Oct 14th            Claire Lehnert’s Home

Tuesday Oct 21st             Summer Dunn’s Home NOW at Duvall’s Home

Click here for home addresses

  • Freshmen bring desserts
  • Sophomores bring drinks
  • Juniors bring salads
  • Seniors bring bread

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Season gets off to hot start at 21-school Marist Invite

Click here for the meet recap from the Register-Guard newspaper

Click here for Marist Invite results on

“It was kind of a tough race against really good competitors,” Gracie Todd said of helping Sheldon to a second-place team finish. “I feel like it’s not my best but I feel like I did my best for today.

Around the 2-kilometer mark of the boys race, Jackson Mestler said the hot weather got to him, creating some cotton mouth, but he was able to add distance to his late surge and hold off West Salem’s Ahmed Muhumed by four seconds.

“It’s a great start actually,” Mestler said. “It’s kind of nice to get an early season preview of some other good teams.”

Images from the meet:

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