Fresh off of an invitational win at Glory Days last week, the Spartans are looking to make a statement as they enter the post-season.
It was a day of records at the 2019 Albemarle Invitational. This included the fastest team finishes ever and both course records being broken by Carlos Shultz and Ellie Desmond respectively.
Just when you think you have things all figured out, October rolls around and everything changes.
The secret part of the season is over, what we mean by this is that finally every team has raced their "A" squad and there is really no room for secrets anymore. That is most true as it relates to the girls' team battle here.
The departure of Maggie Walker to Class 3 has definitely shifted the landscape this season in Class 2. Here are the new favorites, as things stand right now both individually and team wise for the Class 2 state championships.
Check out the girls' top 500 rankings right here.
Check out the newest rankings for 5K in Virginia on the boys' side right here. These include the top 500 ranked guys.
Watch all the races from Glory Days Grill Invitational right here.
Check out all the photos from Albemarle right here.
Check out these rankings right here.
Up in the Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah Valley is the town of Buena Vista. Home to a whopping 6,650 people or roughly the same amount of people as Lake Braddock and T.C. Williams high school combined.
Basically what we are saying is that it is not only hard to make the Foot Locker team but that it is nearly impossible to run fast enough to finish top five in the entire nation. Kelsey though is going to do it.
Here is your weekend quick preview and links to all the action this weekend.
The battle between them and others should be one to watch this November.
Add in second ranked George Wythe and you see why this one is going to be exciting.
We are just over six weeks away from the 2019 State Cross Country Champions, this year to be held in Salem at Green Hill Park.
Check out the top 500 girls ranked right now in the state for the small schools here. This includes the top 500 for each of the three small school classifications (1/2/3). All of those ranked are right below.
For quite some time Jack Eliason has been a strong runner and one of the biggest names in Class 3. This weekend though he Jack had the race of his life down in Cary, NC.
Check out the top 500 boys ranked right now in the state for the small schools here.
Here are the nearly forty teams now qualified to run in October's middle school state championships.
This week is all about the small schools in Virginia. That means from Monday until Friday afternoon all you can expect to see is everything Smalls Schools VA. Here is our panned schedule for articles this week.
Check out the updated boys and girls' top 500 rankings for the 5K right here.
Two of the biggest performances this weekend down in Cary, North Caroline at Great American were the two new state leading performances by Bethany Graham and Carlos Shultz. Their performances were 17:09 and 14:55 in the Race of Champions.
Here is every Virginia finisher from Great American ranked by their performance yesterday down in Cary.
Check out the boys' team rankings for top three runners right here.
Here are some of the biggest things we are going to be watching this Saturday.
Needless to say, this race is going to be exciting and without a clear favorite it is going to be hard to call even later in the season.
John Champe senior Bethany Graham is ready for GAXC and hopefully her first healthy race on a fast course in three years.
Check out the top 1,000 performances from VA athletes at WakeMed right here.
The class four girls are no joke considering they have more sub 19 girls (8) than any other classification this year.