The MJC Women's Cross Country Team won the MJC Invitational on September 28 beating the reigning Big 8 Champions Sacramento City College and Big 8 runner ups, American River College. Perillo led the charge with a 4th place finish in a season best time of 21:07. The next 4 girls finished in a pack with all 4 medaling as well. Garcia was 11th, Bazan was 12th, Garza was 13th and Ortiz 14th.
The men's team placed 2nd to the College of Sequoias but beat last years Big 8 Champions Diablo Valley College. Cameron Duquette was the first Pirate to cross the line in 22:01. Leo Pando also medaled placing 9th in 22:25.
Next the Pirates head to Shasta College for the Northern California Championships Preview Meet.