Girls Cross Country
The mission of the Joliet Central Girls Cross Country Team is to provide an athletic program for female student-athletes interested in becoming competitive distance runners by developing the skills, attitudes, and knowledge needed to reach individual goals which will create a foundation for life-long fitness and to reach team goals through committed, active participation throughout the entire season.
In conjunction with the Joliet Township athletic philosophy, the Joliet Central Girls Cross Country team will develop and promote:
-The unique opportunity to participate in a sport that offers both individual and team challenges.
-The training designed to prepare the student athlete for the physical and mental elements necessary to be successful.
-The individual goal setting that allows for personal achievement based on talent, commitment and desire.
-The knowledge of an appropriate training program, proper nutrition, suitable gear and injury prevention-essential components of a successful life-long runner.
-Thecharacteristics of a model student athlete including respect, integrity, sportsmanship, self-confidence, leadership, team loyalty and Steelmen pride.
We encourage all girls to join our team. Cross Country is a no cut sport and we offer a positive, fun environment that will provide all runners with memories to last a lifetime.
We look forward to a great season,