Gonzaga Preparatory School

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Cross Country

Meets this weekend:
Highland Invite @ Shadle Park 9/10 
Bellarmine Invite @ Bellarmine Prep (Tacoma, WA) 9/10
Coaching Information
Boys Varsity Coach:  Steven Kutsch Girls Varsity Coach:  Stephen Manfred
Boys Varsity Assistant:  Steve Kiesel
Girls Varsity Assistant:  Liz Slamkowski-DiTomaso
Boys Junior Varsity Assistant: Matt Blaine Girls Junior Varsity Assistant:  Jean Smith
  Girls Assistant:  Kati John
Strength and Flexibility: Daniele Daugherty Girls Assistant:  Jenny Kiesewetter
Mission Statement
While upholding our school’s mission statement, the Gonzaga Preparatory Cross Country Program strives to make each runner's experience fun, challenging, and rewarding. Additionally, family, academics, and sportsmanship are strongly emphasized. Ultimately, our program is designed to enhance the Gonzaga Preparatory School experience.
Team Accomplishments:
  • WIAA 4A State Meet 9th Place Girls 2017
  • WIAA State Meet  4th Place Girls 1999
  • Greater Spokane League Champion Girls 1998, 1999
  • WIAA State Meet 3rd Place Boys 1997
  • WIAA State Meet 2nd Place Boys 1960
  • Turlan Morlan Footlocker National Finalist 2017
We compete in one of the top high school cross country leagues in the nation. In the past thirty years the Greater Spokane League has consistently had a team or two ranked in the top ten in the nation. We focus on creating men and women with integrity. Cross country allows all participants to challenge themselves mentally, physically and spiritually. For more information please contact Coach Manfred at [email protected].