Things don’t go as planned for Rancho, Yucaipa, Aquinas

The CIF State Championships are in the books. No individual or team state champions from San Bernardino County or Inland Valley.

Apple Valley’s Daniel Rosales had the top place and time from San Bernardino County, second in D2 in 15:16.

The top Inland Valley boy was Rancho Cucamonga’s Luis Gutierrez, who ran 15:40 in D1. But Rancho Cucamonga was a very disappointing 13th in the race. Yucaipa recovered to finish 8th after a fall early in the race.

Top county and Inland Valley girl was Valerie Mares of Colony, who ran 18:44 in D2.

Aquinas girls took 14th in D5, but loses only one runner from the team.

The top teams all took fourth: Claremont boys in D2, Granite Hills boys in D3 and Big Bear boys in D4.