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2014 Mojave Boys Cross Country Capsule

MOJAVE

Head coach: James Yamka, third season

Returning lettermen: Two

Top athletes: Adrian Moreno (So.), Johnny Rodriguez (Jr.)

Outlook: The Rattlers have high expectations for the season.

“The men’s cross country program at Mojave is expected to have its best season in years,” Yamka said. “New runners Carlos Barrios and Enrique Jimenez are coming off strong track seasons with school records in the distance events.

“Freshmen Dominic Mota and Dustin Sims will finish off the new and strong Mojave Rattlers pack.”

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