Virginia State Open Team Qualifiers

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA -- The following teams have received bids to The State Open to be held next Saturday at Panorama Farms in Charlottesville, Virginia. A committee of coaches from all levels of classification gathered today at the Ragged Mountain Running Shop in Charlottesville to make the selections of the "at large" bids. The decision was made to extend the number of "at large" bids to 10 teams instead of the previously agreed upon number of 6. State champions in each classification already had earned automatic bids. Contact Mark Lorenzoni (daytime: 434-293-3367, evening: 434-977-7208) for more information.
State Open Qualifiers - Automatic Boys Team Qualifers
    AAA - Midlothian
     AA - Fort Defiance
      A - Page County
Private - St. Christopher's

State Open Qualifiers - At Large Boys Team Qualifiers
Brentsville (AA)
Douglas Freeman (AAA)
James Wood (AA)
Lake Braddock (AAA)
Maggie Walker (AAA)
Oakton (AAA)
Potomac Falls (AA)
Tabb (AA)
Thomas Jefferson (AAA)
Westfield (AAA)

State Open Qualifiers - Automatic Girls Team Qualifers
    AAA - Herndon
     AA - Western Albemarle
      A - Floyd County
Private - Norfolk Academy

State Open Qualifiers - At Large Girls Team Qualifiers
Brentsville (AA)
Colonial Forge (AAA)
Douglas Freeman (AAA)
Hayfield (AAA)
Forest Park (AAA)
John Handley (AA)
Maggie Walker (AAA)
Midlothian (AAA)
St. Catherine's (Private)
Westfield (AAA)