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2017 Kearney Invitational

Kearney remains one of the most challenging meets on our schedule year-to-year. It's also one of the largest. While our runners typically have great individual success at this meet, we don't often compete well against the Class 4 larger schools that show up. This year, we made that a little more competitive. Our girls really stepped up and knocked out ... More

2017 Bishop LeBlond Invitational

Another STRONG performance this weekend. Varsity boys and girls, as well as the JV boys and girls teams, all took first place at the Bishop LeBlond Invitational at Missouri Western. 28 runners set a personal record, 24 earned medals, and Jared Thornbrugh and Jadyn Yoder were recognized with the "Fastest 5th Man" award -- a cool award that stresses the ... More

2017 Rim Rock Classic

This year's Rim Rock Classic turned out Smithville's best performance in more than 7 years. The excessive heat caused the meet organizers to cancel the JV races, but varsity boys and girls were able to complete their races. The boys finished as runners up, improving 8 spots from last year. The girls finished 6th, up from 12th last year. Both teams were ... More

2017 Smithville Invitational

Smithville kept the winning streak alive with another sweep at our home invitational. We have not lost a regular season meet -- boys or girls -- since October of 2016. At the Smithville invitational, we again took first in boys and girls varsity. Jonah Palmer and Mira Bannwarth were first place overall. 11 of our runners set personal records at the meet, ... More

2017 Forest Park Cross Country Festival

It was a tremendously successful day for the teams today. Varsity boys and girls swept again, taking home first place trophies. This keeps them undefeated on the season so far. Jonah Palmer crushed his PR by 30 seconds and finished first place overall with 17:15. Luke Termorshuizen finished second at 17:21, and Mark Krueger came in fourth with 17:31. ... More

Practice today (9/7/17) is optional

Change to today's VARSITY practice at Crows Creek: Coach Restivo will not be at practice today. With Coach Tiffany at the Oak Grove meet and Coach Holt gone, we cannot have a practice without an adult. Some runners have still decided to run today and will organize that on their own. Sorry for the last-minute change. But to clarify, there is no official ... More

2017 Maryville Spoofhound Invitational

The cross country team walked away with a clean sweep at the Maryville Invitational on Tuesday, August 29. Varsity boys and girls as well as junior varsity and girls all placed first. Two runners placed first overall -- Jonah Palmer in the varsity boys division and Ian Foster in the junior varsity boys division. 21 runners earned individual medals, making ... More

2017 Spirit Wear Fundraiser

The Smithville Cross Country program is selling top-quality Smithville gear, with proceeds going to help support our growing team. The clothing options are included for you to view. There are some that have "cross country" and some that are generic to Smithville. If you want to place an order, let Coach Paul Restivo know the items and the sizes. Send order ... More

2017 Lunartic 5k

It was a beautiful night at Sailboat Cove for our inaugural night run, which helped raise funds for the cross country team. The race began at dusk with 86 runners at the start line and concluded under a dark sky with a full moon at Smoke and Davey trail. First place finishers included Ben Barrows (16:40) and Margaret Chamas (19:37) in the men and women ... More

Summer Running Camp

Summer Running Camp for those interested in cross country in the fall begins June 5 and continues until July 21. Athletes at all ability levels are welcomed to join us, even if they have no running experience. Summer Running Camp is meant to turn walkers into runners and to further condition our already seasoned varsity runners. All runners will undergo ... More