Ok, we are going to keep it 100%. Last season was the greatest season in Virginia XC history. It had stars, drama, and of course ended with VA sweeping the Foot Locker National titles.
This year though may not have Weini Kelati and Drew Hunter but it certainly has more drama, depth of talent, and rivalries than ever before. It is the culmination of three years of build up leading to this season, the greatest ever on the girls' side.
Though we could go on for days about what to expect this season or who is going to win what, we will keep it to just seven things we are following this season, predicting this season, and ready to see this season.
We will start with the seven story lines we are following this season.
Editor's note: The original version of this article appeared on September 14th.