Portland, Oregon - On race day, anything can happen. The team that manages best, manages a win. For the tenth annual Nike Cross Nationals, teams for both genders were some of the most evenly matched ever, with individual field equally as deep with talent.
Alex Lohr, Chris Chavez, Kyle Brazeil and Aaron Rich break down the action from Portland Meadows. (Photo by Don Rich)
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With close to 200 girls on the Lyons Township cross country team, runners have plenty of company. He laughs about it now, but three years ago Lyons Township High School girls cross country coach Stetson Steele was convinced his team was too big. "I'll be honest," he says. "With so many kids I thought it would be hard to have success." (via Runner's World)
#1 CBA comes in riding a wave of success, but Fay-Man boys have been here 6 times before and came close to winning three times! Here we go!
Saturday the 7th of December, the legendary Mt. San Antonio College Cross Country course in Walnut, CA will play host to the 34 Annual Foot Locker Western Regional Championships.
Portland, OR - Nike Cross Nationals, entering it's tenth iteration, is the highlight of the year for Cross Country teams around the country. For many, it has overtaken the focus of many as the end goal for a season body of work.
The girls individual race at NXN will be the best individual national race of the season and perhaps the best NXN match-up in the history of the event.
Fayetteville-Manlius is looking quite dominate headed into Nike, but squads from Great Oak, Carmel or Unionville could spoil their party.
The boys individual race at NXN will be missing a few key competitors (running at Foot Locker), but that is a trivial point. The field this year is loaded and the race up front should be one for the ages.
This year at the Nike Cross Nationals Sarah Baxter will face her stiffest challengers to the individual title. An individual title that would be her third straight to cap an undefeated high school career. Too good to be true?
- Master Coaching Clinic
- Thomas University will be adding a Mens and Womens Cross Country / Track
- Nike Pre-Nationals 2013
- Randolph Invitational, Randolph, N>J.
- State Records
- Ranking USA Track and Field’s Visa Championship Series meets http://itstrackandfield.com/?p=71
- indoor track meet Dec. 22nd-Jan. 1st
- food Olympics
- New Film about High School XC Running
- Article Comment: Harrier Classic