Check out the virtual meets for both the boys and girls races on the following two pages.
Virginia Track & Field and Cross Country News
Cross country is most certainly a team sport but you cannot take the individual aspect out of it. Sometimes in fact the individual storyline can be even more compelling than the team one outside of the state meet.
This weekend, on the historic Burke Lake 2.98 Mile course we will see 34 teams vying for the title. Amongst those teams are favorites for the 5A and 6A state titles. Check out the virtual meet rankings as well as the full lists on the following pages.
Here are the virtual meet results for both the boys and girls this weekend based on last year's bests.
"You saved me from going to jail", he said to me 25 years after I met him in 1969.
This season could be another one for the record books. Making their strong return to the top spot this year is Loudoun Valley.
This tough course was not an issue for these star athletes. Leading the way the entire way was Allison Fick who successfully defended her 2017 title.
Check out all the race videos and especially these two races right here.
Check out all the photos from this Saturday's meet right here.
New course, different weather, but the same champion would be how to describe this year's race.
Check out all the race videos from the 2018 Great Meadow Invitational right here.
On the guys side it is Daniel O'Brien returning and ranking 31st all-time while on the girls side it is Allison Fick returning with her 2nd all-time ranking by time.
Senior season is a make or break endeavor and Ailene Edwards is going for it all this season.
Here are the top returners ranked by grade.
Here is the virtual meet based on last year's performances for the girls this weekend's Chancellor Invite.
Who improved the most from last year's to this year's Great Meadow Invitational. Some remarkable improvements by many athletes over 12 months in their season opening races.
Here is the virtual meet based on last year's performances for the guys this weekend's Chancellor Invite.
See all of this weekend's races combined into one set of rankings.
Check out this fast race right here.
Check out all of the 4,000+ photos from Great Meadow right here.
Led by Carlos Shultz the Vikings of Loudoun Valley won both the individual and team title Saturday at the Great Meadow Invitational.
Stealing the show this year was Kelsey Chmiel of Saratoga Springs (NY) who won in a course and meet record 16:44.
This weekend on the hilly, non-state, course at Great Meadow in The Plains we are going to be treated with a stellar invitational featuring over 30 different teams from three different states.
Results merge of all 8 class races as well as most improved from last year's meet at Thursday's =PR= Kick Off at Bull Run Regional Park.
The XC season kicked off this week with the =PR= Kickoff Invitational. Check out the results, photos, and videos separated by race right here.
Watch race videos from the 2018 =PR= Kick Off on Thursday, August 23rd.
Photos taken by Lisa McArthur from the 2018 =PR= Kick Off held on August 23rd at Bull Run Regional Park.
A list of the top 100 performances all-time at the =PR= Kick Off meet held annually at Bull Run Regional Park with races broken up by grade level at the two mile distance.