Highlights: Candiano won the District A-11 meet in 18:18.10, took fifth at regional and punctuated her season with a seventh-place finish at the Class A state meet in 18:44.24.
Highlights: Finished sixth overall and second for Estero at the Class 3A state meet in 18:38.67. She added a third at the LCAC, third at the district and sixth at the regional meets.
School: Fort Myers
Highlights: Edwards collected a lot of hardware this season, winning the LCAC, District 3A-11 (19:06.20) and Region 3A-3 titles and topped it all off with a Class 3A state championship with a winning time of 18:09.24. She took second in the pre-state elite meet in 18:00.48.
Highlights: Giovanniello finished fifth at LCAC, fourth at district, eighth at regional and took 20th at the Class 3A state meet in 19:10.
Highlights: Jenkins placed fourth at LCAC, sixth at district and 10th at regional and took 10th at the Class 3A state meet in 18:52.74.
Highlights: Leon paced Estero to its fourth straight state title by taking fifth at the Class 3A state meet in 18:31.31. She also took second at the LCAC, District 3A-11 and Region 3A-3 meets.
School: Cypress Lake
Highlights: Salcedo finished fifth at district, ninth at the Region 3A-3 meet in 19:48.40 and capped her season with a 16th-place finish at the Class 3A state meet in 19:08.44.
Kayla Easterly, North Fort Myers
Sarah Pederson, North Fort Myers
Jill Richter, ECS
Katie Slater, Estero
Megan Slater, Estero
Mallory Towe, Fort Myers
Madison Wagner, Fort Myers
Rebecca Cicoria, Alexandria Vanhoose
Kendall Flaharty, Katie Flaharty
Heidi Churchill, Olivia Howard
Narupat Syndey Tipayaosoth, Kodi Marie Barry
Rosibel Lara, Brenda Romero
Girls Sierra Oliveira, Taylor VanLandschoot
Shelby Guttery, Caline McCarthy
Ivonne Badillo, Carla Mateo
Ana Arreola, Ana Figueroa
North Fort Myers:
Kaitlyn Karkota, Abbie Larson, Paige Renyhart
Coach of the Year
The Wildcats graduated their top two runners from their 2012 state championship team. No problem. Sommer’s squad still dominated throughout the 2013 season as Estero won its fourth girls state cross country championship in a row.