Parry gains experience at state meet
Last updated 1/3/2008 at Noon
Fallbrook High School freshman Kristin Parry finished 134th among the 198 runners at the state CIF Division I girls cross-country meet November 24 in Fresno.
“She did her best out there. It’s kind of an overwhelming experience to be in your first state meet as a freshman,” said Fallbrook coach Troy Hamlin.
Parry fell during the initial start, which caused a restart of the race. “I think she was a little bit rattled from that, and she also had a little bit of a cold,” Hamlin said.
Parry had a time of 20:15 on the 5,000-meter (3.1-mile) course. “The first time there, it’s a l...