Fast times, breakout performances, and a crazy come from behind win highlight this week of XC. Check out ten things that stood out to us!
Emily Covert's record performance highlighted a huge day at the St. Olaf Showcase, featuring over 2000 runners in a span of two races getting their seasons kicked off right...
The St. Olaf Showcase is back and bigger than ever, featuring some of the biggest athletes and teams, not only in Minnesota, but across the nation as well. Check out our preview for this huge meet!
Look to Saint Cloud today for the state's only racing action as the Wayzata boys hit the grass for their first official competition, as well as a bevy of other schools from the Central Lakes Conference...
After one of the closest finishes in State history (for the second year in a row), can the team battles get even more exciting? Or will one squad surge to the front? Here are ten of the top Class A girls teams...
Joe Fahnbulleh finished this past spring as a Minnesota star. He is finishing the summer as a national star. Hear how this whirlwind, record-shattering summer has driven Fahnbulleh to even greater goals...
In our final individual preseason preview, we had such a hard time cutting down the list of great runners that we couldn't even make it down to ten athletes! This truly will be an historic field...
Some of the biggest highlights of the Class A field events could be the battle of the throwers, where Emma Gilbert hopes to keep gold and Mitchell Weber hopes to take it back. Check out our Class A field previews!
Declan Dahlberg, Ava Hill, and Tierney Wolfgram will be defending state championships against one of the deepest and most talented Class A Distance fields ever this spring. Read our preview here!
Roseville junior Acer Iverson's modest beginnings as a runner could not stop his guts and grit that have defined his rise, leading to his entrance into possibly the most prestigious competition in high school XC.
Minnesota's fastest boy and the reigning girls' State Champion highlight the South Suburban Conference Championships, the only major high school competition taking place today. Check out our preview here!
If Swain contains the star power of Class A, then the Alexandria Lions Meet of Champions boasts the who's who in Class AA, including Stillwater, Edina, Marshall, and Mounds View. Check out our preview here!
In one of the quickest courses in the State, many ranked teams and athletes are gunning to make this race even faster than least year, which saw record times across the board. Check out our preview!
While there will be 13 teams competing today in Montevideo, the everything looks like it will come down to either one of Marshall or La Qui Parle Valley. Check out out preview here!
On the cusp of the season's second half with Conference and Sections getting closer every day, ten teams gather in Red Wing to create a talented field with multiple ranked teams, let by the host team.
Both of Class A's hottest competetors, GNK's Geno Uhrbom and Mesabi East's Ava Hill, will be out to best massive fields of high caliber in Hibbing today, and the team battle will be something to watch as well...
The 59th edition of the Fergus Falls Invitational will feature more than 20 teams, including some of Class A's best. It will also provide a lot of clarity about who's the team to beat in Section 8AA.
In a last tune-up before either Milaca or Griak, Southern Minnesota studs like Matt Steiger, Nick Meyer, and Courtney West and their teams get in more more competitive meet at Lake City!
Kicking off the biggest week of competition of the regular season, today's Pioneer Stampede, with Pierz High School play playing host to many of Central Minnesota's finest Class A teams
One Minnesota elite regained her top form, while another one might be emerging before our very eyes. Catch up on all the action from the Lakeville Applejack Invitational yesterday!
Don't let the number of teams foot you. The seven-team Metro Invitational is a stacked competition with some of the best talent in the state, including eight runners and teams which have been ranked this year.
As the Mighty Farmington Duo look to recapture their winning ways, the top-ranked Edina girls look to assert their dominance in their first Minnesota 5k and the White Bear Lake boys aim to establish theirs.
Northern Minnesota is on display at this afternoon's Eveleth Lions Invitational (alternately the Lions/Golden Bears Invitational). The 23-team meet includes many of the finest in Class A. Read out preview of it here!
Runners are going to fly in Little Falls today for the 52nd Lucky Lindy Invitational, including one the the nation's best freshman and a team looking to make a case to be among Minnesota's revered elite.
In what is surely the biggest showdown of the week, the 48th running of the Rochester Mayo Invite features an irresistible amount of talent on both the boys side and girls. Check out our preview of this stacked meet!
It will be the classic matchup, with the seven teams in the Minneapolis City Conference taking on the seven teams in the Saint Paul City Conference. Check out what who to expect will top the Twin Cities!
One of Minnesota's most elite girls teams will be showing off their chops at their home invitational, along with plenty of other competition from Southwestern Minnesota. Read about it here!
After 52 years, the Faribault Invitational is one of Minnesota's longest-running XC competitions, each year attracting some elite talent. Check out our preview for this meet here!
Check out our preview for the Dewey Minnaert Invitational hosted by Hastings High School this afternoon!
Check out our preview for the Holdingford Invitational taking place this afternoon!