PHILOSOPHY AND GOALS Athletics plays an important role in the goal of helping educate the whole person by influencing his/her physical, social and emotional development. The primary purpose of athletics is to contribute to the development of individuals who will be productive members and leaders in their communities. It is our hope that one's participation in the cross country/outdoor track & field programs will provide opportunities to accomplish the following -
+ Make a serious commitment to achieving personal and team goals.
+ Realize pre-conceived limits and work to surpass them.
+ Establish a strong work ethic that will be of benefit in one's athletic and academic pursuits as well as throughout one's life.
+ Learn the need to practice diligently and to be patient in the achievement of any worthwhile goal.
+ As a result of one's own efforts, learn to appreciate the efforts of others.