William Chrisman Boys Cross Country

WCHS Sophomore Falls Short of Qualifying to State Meet

Posted: November 3, 2014

William Chrisman sophomore Caleb Michell ran well on Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Class 4 Sectional 4 Meet at Jesse James Park in Kearney. In fact, with a time of 18:03, he took more than two minutes off his time on the same course in August. But, with a strong field of the state’s top […]


Bears Pick Up The Pace at Conference

Posted: October 11, 2013

The William Chrisman boys’ cross country team ran well at the Suburban Mid-Seven Conference Meet at Belton on Thursday, October 10. For the first time all year, four runners broke 20 minutes. Sophomore Anthony Wheeler ran a personal best of 18:14 to finish 17th and earn medalist honors. Junior Tim Paxton (19:53) finished 37th, freshman […]


Chrisman Cross Country Earns All-Area Honors

Posted: December 13, 2012

Two Chrisman cross country runners were honored Thursday, December 13, with selection to the Independence Examiner’s All-Area teams. On the boys’ side, senior Tristan Laughlin earned First Team All-Area honors. Laughlin wrapped up a successful four-year career by advancing to State for the first time. Laughlin qualified to Sectionals all four years of his career. […]


Laughlin Competes in Nike Regionals

Posted: November 19, 2012

William Chrisman senior Tristan Laughlin traveled to Terre Haute, Indiana on Nov. 11 to compete in the Nike Cross Country Midwest Regionals.

Laughlin finished 41st out of 403 runners in the open division.


Laughlin Earns Honors

Posted: November 12, 2012

The Greater Kansas City Cross Country Coaches Association voted Tristan Laughlin to the Class 4A All-Metro Honorable Mention list last November 9th.


Laughlin Competes at State

Posted: November 5, 2012

William Chrisman senior Tristan Laughlin competed in the Missouri Class 4 Cross Country Championships on Saturday in Jefferson City.


Laughlin Accomplishes Goal of Qualifying for State

Posted: October 31, 2012

William Chrisman senior Tristan Laughlin finished 19th on Saturday at the Class 4 Sectional 4 Cross Country meet at Raymore-Peculiar, earning medalist honors and finally reaching his goal of qualifying for State. The top 30 at Sectionals advance to State.



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