News & Info from the 2002 Cross Country Season

Congratulations to the 2002 Mililani Cross Country MVPs
Girls MVP:  Deanne Soon.
Boys MVP:  Chris Castell

Congratulations to 2002 OIA Cross Country All Stars from Mililani
First Team:  Deanne Soon, Sara Mitman and Ehren Ching.
Second Team:  Christina Korodan, Rachel McClay and Megan Kanda

Congratulations also to Mililani's 2002 OIA Western Divison All Stars
Boys Player of the Year: Ehren Ching
First Team:  Deanne Soon, Michelle Lee, Megan Kanda, Kara Maeda,
 Chris Castell and Ehren Ching.
Second Team: Mei Li Nickles, Chun Mei Nickles and Stacy Thompson

Thanks to all the Mililani athletes, coaches, managers and parents who contributed to make this a terrific season.

Mililani Cross Country team after running the 2002 State Championship Meet

Congratulations Deanne Soon and Ehren Ching our
2002 State Cross Country Championship Medalists
at the HHSAA State Championships held on
Friday Nov. 15th at Central Oahu Regional Park.
2002 HHSAA State Championship Results

Pictures from the OIA Site

Thanks to everyone who helped at the Craft Fair clean-up after the meet, &
also to those who helped at the Val Nolasco Half Marathon Water/Aid station
bright & early Sunday morning at Wailupe Park.  We had a busy weekend!

Honolulu Advertiser Article on OIA Championships

Star-Bulletin Article on OIA Championships

2002 O.I.A. Girls Cross Country Champions

Congratulations to the Mililani Varsity Girls team for winning
the 2002 O.I.A. Girls Cross Country Championships
held on Saturday November 9th at Nanakuli High School.
On the winning team was Deanne Soon  finishing in 6th place,
Sara Mitman 7th place, Christina Korodan 11th place
Rachel McClay 13th place, Megan Kanda 14th place,
 
Kara Maeda 24th place and Michelle Lee 42nd place.
The Boys team placed 10th overall. 
Ehren Ching was the top
finisher in 8th place followed by
Chris Castell in 32nd.

A special thanks to Deanne Soon's Mom for driving the girls
to the meet when we found out the bus was going to be late.
The extra time they had
to warm up really paid off!
O.I.A. Varsity Championship Results

Finally got the Punahou Invitational Cross Country Meet Results

Punahou Invitational Meet Full Results

Added Link to Punahou Athletics Page

Punahou Athletics

Mililani JV Girls on their way to the JV Championship

Congratulations to the JV Girls & Boys team who completed their season
at the O.I.A. JV Championships Sat. Nov. 2 at Nanakuli High School.
The Girls team placed 3rd overall, with Sara Mitman finishing 1st place,
Christina Korodan 3rd place and Rachel McClay 6th place.
The Boys team placed 7th overall.  The Boys top finisher was
Bryson Takata in 23rd place with a PR time of 19:38.
O.I.A. JV Championship Results
The JV teams have come a long way since the start of the season.
They endured tough workouts at practice and even tougher competition at the meets, and through it all they continued to work hard and continued
to improve throughout the season.  I hope you all enjoyed the experience,
it was a pleasure to work with all of you this year.
Don't let all your hard work go to waste, continue running in the off season

so that you'll be ready to come out for the Track team!

The Varsity teams also competed at the I.L.H. meet held on the HPU campus,
Deanne Soon placed 12th in the Varsity Girls Race, and
Chris Castell placed 4th & Ehren Ching 8th in the Varsity Boys Race.

I.L.H. HPU Meet Results

Congratulations to the 1st place JV Girls team - (Sara Mitman 1st place, Christina Korodan 2nd, Rachel McClay 4th, Jamie Knaus 16th,
Brandeelin Siu 17th and Daisarie Ibarra 26th),

2nd place JV Boys team -
(Kelsey Maeda 8th, Jaren Ishii 10th,
Bryson Takata 13th, Mitchell Lapuente 14th, Matt Slagle 15th,
Kelson Kong 19th and Jason Iwasa 25th)

1st place Varsity Girls team -
(Deanne Soon 4th, Michelle Lee 5th,
Megan Kanda 7th, Kara Maeda 8th, Mei Li Nickles 13th,
Chun Mei Nickles 15th and Stacy Thompson 18th)

& 3rd place Varsity Boys team -
(Ehren Ching 1st, Chris Castell 2nd,
Jason Chong 26th, Ryan Tokujo 31st, Austin Fitzmaurice 32nd
and Chris Boyd 34th)

at the Western Division Championships at Nanakuli H.S. on Sat. Oct. 26th.
2002 Western Division Championship Results

Congratulations to the JV Girls team - 2nd place, JV Boys team - 6th place,
Varsity Girls team - 2nd place & Varsity Boys team - 9th place at
the Mililani Invitational Meet at Mililani H.S. on Sat. Oct. 19th.
Outstanding individual performances:
Christina Korodan, 1st place in the JV Girls Race,
Sara Mitman, 2nd place in the JV Girls Race,
Rachel McClay 5th place in the JV Girls Race,
Deanne Soon, 4th place in the Varsity Girls Race
Megan Kanda, 8th place in the Varsity Girls Race
Michelle Lee, 10th place in the Varsity Girls Race
& Chris Castell, 7th place in the Varsity Boys Race.
A special thanks to the Chaminade Cross Country team
for helping as course marshalls at the meet and also to
Earl Kishimoto and the Moanalua Cross Country Supporters
who helped with the timing, results and finish line.

Mililani Invitational Meet Results

Check out the 3rd update to the 2002 State Boys & Girls
Cross Country Rankings from the SportsHigh website

2002 State Cross Country Update #3

Congratulations to Melissa Kawana, 4th in the Intermediate Girls Race at
the Punahou Invitational Meet at Central Oahu Park on Sat. Oct. 12th.
Other notable performances were:
Sara Mitman, 3rd place in the JV Girls Race,
Rachel McClay 11th place in the JV Girls Race,
Deanne Soon, 15th place in the Varsity Girls Race
& Ehren Ching, 6th place in the Varsity Boys Race.

Punahou Invitational Meet Results

2002 Mililani XC Ultimate Frisbee Results
(Updated Oct. 3)

The Pearl City Preseason meet was held on Saturday Oct. 5
at Pearl City High School

Pearl City Preseason Meet Results

Full Meet Results added
Kaiser Invitational Meet Results

Check out the Updated 2002 State Boys & Girls
Cross Country Rankings from the SportsHigh website

2002 State Cross Country Updated Rankings

Congratulations to Melissa Kawana, 3rd in the Intermediate Girls Race in
the Kaiser Invitational Meet at Central Oahu Park on Sat. Sept. 28th.
Other notable performances were Sara Mitman, 9th place in the JV Girls Race, Deanne Soon, 19th place, Megan Kanda 20th place in the Varsity Girls race,
Chris Castell, 4th place & Ehren Ching, 7th place in the Varsity Boys Race.
The JV and Varsity Girls teams both received 4th place awards.

Kaiser Invitational Meet Results

Congratulations to Melissa Kawana for finishing in 6th place at the Iolani Cross Country Invitational Intermediate Girls 2 mile Race on Sept. 21, 2002

Iolani Invitational XC Meet Intermediate Girls Results

Also competing at the Iolani Invitational was Chris Castell
in the Varsity  Boys 5k Race

Iolani Invitational Cross Country Meet Varsity Boys Results

The Mililani Preseason Meet was held on Saturday Sept. 21 
Mililani Preseason Meet Results

Congratulations to Chris Castell & Ehren Ching for placing 1st & 2nd in the
I.L.H. Early Season Meet at Waipio Peninsula Soccer Park on Sat. Sept. 14th
Other notable performances were Deanne Soon, 1st O.I.A. finisher, 7th overall
and Melissa Kawana, 2nd in the Intermediate Girls Race.
I.L.H. Early Season Meet Results

Check out the 2002 State Cross Country Preview & Rankings from the SportsHigh website
2002 State Cross Country Preview & Rankings

The MHS Cross Country Team 2mi./3mi. Time Trial was held on Saturday Sept. 7 at the Mililani Road Course
Road Course Time Trial Results

The MHS/Chaminade Cross Country 2 mile Time Trial was held on Saturday Aug. 31 at Ala Moana Park
A special thanks to the Chaminade Coaches and Athletes for allowing us to participate in their time trial and for sharing their drinks with the team.

Ala Moana 2 mile Time Trial Results

Check out the new pictures from Summer Track added to the Kawanas Web Page

The MHS Cross Country Team 5k Time Trial was held on Saturday Aug. 24 at Kapiolani Park
5k Time Trial Results

The MHS Cross Country Team 1 mile Time Trial was held on Thursday Aug. 15 at the Golf Course Loop
1 mile Time Trial Results

Congratulations to all the Mililani & Chaminade athletes, alumni & coaches who were age group place finishers at the 2002 USO 5k & 10k Races on Sunday, Aug. 11 at Kalaeloa/Barber's Pt.
2002 USO Run Results

Congratulations to all the Mililani athletes, alumni & coaches who were age group place finishers at the 2002 Lanikai 8k Race on Sunday, July 21.
2002 Lanikai 8k Results
Pictures from the Race