These four girls were told that their brilliant 3rd place finish in the California state mile relay final in 1978 would be honored with a European trip that led to the formation of Arete West. From right to left, Jenny Davison, Jenny Baumsteiger, Lisa Vukicevich and Lori Saia. Thus the beginning of the "Arete West Story".
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These girls went 1 through 6 against San Rafael in cross country, and with 5 of them going on the earliest Arete trips. They won the North Coast Section AAA for three straight years, too.