Don't forget to prep yourself for what to expect the next few days with our virtual meet projections for each section, both based on season best times and season average times!
Many of Section 4AA's greatest stars, like Innocent Murwanashyaka, Katie Anderson, or Danny and Laura Docherty were not Stillwater runners, but many more (like Wayde Hall, Jake Watson, Eli Krahn, and Ladia Albertson) were...
Section 3AA may be the most productive section in Minnesota, with the likes of Obsa Ali, Cole O'Brien, Rob Finnerty, Jonathan Stublanski, Danielle Anderson, and Marie Borner counted among its ranks...
Section 2AA was the Maria Hauger show between 2009 and 2012, as she owns some of the fastest times ever run out of the section. Check out the rest of the list here!
Ted Gufstafson, Elizabeth Yetzer, Paul Hilsen, Emma Christiansen, Riley Macon, and of course, brothers Garrett and Elliott Heath. Section 1AA has a loaded history among its top 2000 performances since 1999
The elite are holding steady in the composite team rankings, and none are more elite than Wayzata High School, who continue to be the top Class AA boys and girls team in Minnesota.
State Champs Matt Damico of East Grand Forks and Kevin Lachowitzer, Keegan Hurley, and Maddie Van Beek (formerly Maddie McClellan) of Perham own some of the top 2000 Section 8A performances since 1999!
Matt Welch of Proctor, Marissa Shady of Esko, Ryan Davis of Wrenshall-Carlton, and Melissa Engelmeier of Hermantown are a few of the legends of Section 7A. Here are 2000 of the best performances ever!
Eden Valley-Watkins sisters Anna and Emily Donnay, Sauk Center's Jacob Gerhartz, two-time State Champion Jeff Brever, and the remarkable Nikki Swenson of LQPV highlight Section 6A's top performances.
Section 5A has helped produce the likes of SC Cathedral's future DIII Champion Grant Wintheiser, SC Christian's 10-time All-State McKenzie Holt, and 2-time State 3200m champion Charlie Lawrence of Foley.
Some of Class A's All-Time greats have come out of Section 4A including Mason Ferlic of Mounds Park Academy, Bria Wetsch of Holy Family Catholic, and The Blake School's Clare Flanagan and Brandon Clark.
Worthington's Mubarik Musa, Canby/Minneota's Nick Stoks, active LQPV/DB star Keiser Freetly, and Luvurne's recently-graduated stalwart Madi Schandelmeier highlight the top Section 3A performances ever!
Loyola's Dani Stack, Fairmont's Lauren Friese, and the incomparable Shane Streich of Waseca are just a few of the best Section 2A peformers ever. Check out the rest here!
We're gonna take a foray through the best Section Championships performances since 1999, starting with Section 1A and their legends like Mike Torchia, Chris Erichsen, Emilee Trost, and (of course) Grace Ping.
With conference championships over, we can fully turn our attention to Sections, and to our updated virtual meet projections which take into account every meet every athlete has run this year!
After continuing a dominating string of consecutive HOL Conference Championships, Perham High school finds themselves sweeping both the boys and girls Class A polls. Check out the rest of the changes!
With only one more week left before sections, check out who is finishing the regular season strong and full of momentum heading into Sections. Here are the top 1000 times from last week!
The Saint Cloud Tech Invite was a great opportunity to run fast, and run fast is just what the Willmar squads did. Check out where they rank now in the latest update to our composite team rankings!
Sections are getting closer and every race sheds new light on how every team stacks up. Keep checking back after every meet to see how our virtual meet projections are affected!
With the Lake Conference as we now know it having existed since the fall of 2010, running each year at the famous Gale Woods Farm, let's take a look at the top 2000 Conference performances since then!
While there weren't a ton of changes this week to the Coaches rankings, one notable one is the inclusion of Class A's North Shore boys squad, who are fresh off their stunning victory at the Swain Invitational!
After the Alexandria, Ev Berg, and Perham Invitationals, our team composite rankings have shifted quite a bit, with the Rosemount boys looking a lot more dangerous. Check out our latest update!
The Swain Meet is notorious for its course difficulty, as only two boys ever have run the 5k in sub-15:50, and one was Jakub Zivec in a JV race. Here are the top 2000 boys and girls performances since 1999!
This year's edition of the Victoria Lions Invitational may have been cancelled, but that doesn't mean we can't appreciate all the previous renditions. Check out the top 2000 Victoria Lion performances since 1999!
Defending State Champion Declan Dahlberg is coming off his first loss to Class A XC competition in over a year, and will look to start a new streak amid much talent at the Trinity Invitational.
There is a new #1 in town! The Stewartville ladies had a great week at the St. Charles Invitational, adding to the great season they've experienced, and they are the coaches poll's new top-ranked Class A girls team.
It may be the boys who are three-time defending State Champions, but it is the Mora girls squad that has claimed a top-five spot in the Class A Composite team rankings this week. Check out the rest here!
Meets have been happening for five weeks. Section Championships are in four weeks. Who are the favorites? Who are the surprises? Check out our virtual meet projections for each Section Championship!
While the team battles looked like they would be close before the meet started, Saint Thomas Academy and the Rochester Century girls had different plans, going on to win in commanding fashion.
Now halfway through the season, let's check in with each athlete in the state to see how everyone compares to their 2016 season best. Is it possible to have improved more than Edina's Katherine Berube?