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Cal Stars Featured in Ghebray Invitational, Fremont

The 5th Annual Ghebray Invitational to be held September 23, 2017 at Quarry Lakes Regional Park in Fremont is inviting all coaches and athletes to participate.

Says Meet Director and long-time James Logan HS coach, Lee Webb, “This is a great early season Cross Country Invitational for all skill levels. We have made it our number one priority to provide a well-organized meet that allows runners the opportunity to showcase their skills in one of the more scenic courses in the Bay Area.”

Runners will run in their respective age/grades.  And there are 3 courses.

• The middle school course is 1.35 miles

• The coaches, alumni boys, frosh/soph and junior varsity course is 2.0 miles

• and the varsity course is 3.0 miles.

There will be an open race which will follow the boys varsity race. There will be a school alumni race as well.

Alumni teams must have 5 runners. This year there will be a Special Olympics Race/Walk. Also included is the Little Ghebray Run which will be about 400 meters.

This event is dedicated to Yosef Ghebray and Giliat Ghebray who graduated from James Logan High School and established themselves as the best Cross Country runners to come out the school. Both went to Cal Berkley and were All-Americans there. Both brothers qualified for the Olympic Trials in 2012 and have been outstanding role models for the community.

Coaches, below you will fnd the general information about the meet.

Most important information is the meet deadline entry – September 20, 2017. All entries can be sent to Lee Webb at When you enter your teams, you will receive updates on this invitational. We will also set up a Facebook page to give information on the invitational and also

allow our Team Parent Photographer to post pictures of our athletes. Once your entries are made we will send you a confirmation via e-mail.

Questions? Please contact coach Webb directly.

Coach Lee Webb – Meet Director; 510-304-7172;

Entry Info: • Entries can be sent to Coach Webb. Entries open August 1, 2017 and close on September 20, 2017 at 11:59 PM

• Please email Coach Webb with the approximate number of athletes and names of the athletes you will be bringing to the meet. The field size will be limited to a total 100 runners from all races.

Entry Fees: $15 per individual, $50 per division, $250 maximum for all divisions

Middle School $5 per individual $100 for both divisions. Open Race $15 Alumni Team $50 per team

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