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Dear Younger Me: Lauren Fleshman May 17, 2017

Stanford graduate Lauren Fleshman, a World Championship XC medalist, co-founder of Picky Bars, and former professional runner for Oiselle, writes a letter to her younger self.

IceBerg - An Interview Bill Peyton May 16, 2017

Isaac Berg of Bemidji has gone to State for cross county three times, peaking last fall with a 9th place finish in 16:11 for Class AA.  He also ran in the 4x800 relay in the 2016 State Track & Field Championships.

West Of Triton - An Interview Bill Peyton May 15, 2017

Courtney West is a junior at Triton High School.  She was a school record-breaking All-Conference runner last year in the 1600 and 3200 meter runs, and has improved in 2017 in those events to 5:10 and 11:13.

Talking Tork - An Interview Mark Rice May 12, 2017

Southand senior Peter Torkelson has come a long way since some recklessness landed him in trouble in 7th grade, but he came out of that experience with a love for running that won't soon die.

High Mileage - An Interview Mark Rice May 12, 2017

Maple Grove senior Alex Miley was the 2016 MN Gatorade XC runner of the year after his 15th-place finish at NXN, and with his victory in the Hamline Elite 1600, his track season is in good shape too.

Austin's Amber - An Interview Mark Rice May 10, 2017

After two years of doing track mostly out of fun, Austin senior Amber Hansen didn't really start to realize her potential until last year. When she did, she turned herself into a record-breaking, college-bound thrower.

All Dec'd Out - An Interview Bill Peyton May 10, 2017

Declan Dahlberg is a junior at Mounds Park Academy.  He won the Boys Class A XC title in 15:59.6 last fall, and was 4th in the 3200 and 6th in the 1600 in the 2016 Boys Class A Track & Field Meet.