Minnesota Class A Girls Pre-Season Individual Watch List

The winner of the last three 800m track titles (2:12.11 PR), Ava Hill has also claimed the last two section 7A and Iron Range Conference XC titles in her first two years of running cross country. After finishing 8th at the XC State meet in 2017 she moved up to a 4th place last year with the second best time of her career (18:24.4). The only Class A runners to better Hill in head-to-head races in 2018 were the Pings, Wolfgram and Geist. Her PR of 18:11.48 was set at NXR in 2017 when she finished 32nd and ranks 7th among returners in Class A.

2018 XC Results

18:24.4 MSHSL State Cross Country Championships 11/3/18 4th
18:54.5 MSHSL Section 7A Championships 10/25/18 1st
19:13.8 Iron Range Conference Championships 10/17/18 1st
20:14.2 International Falls Hial Pike Invite 10/9/18 1st
19:39.8 Swain Meet 10/6/18 2nd
19:14.4 Roy Griak Invitational 9/29/18 2nd
18:44.6 Milaca Mega Meet 9/22/18 2nd
19:09.6 Grand Rapids Paul Bauer Invite 9/18/18 1st
20:03.6 Eveleth Lions Invitational 9/13/18 1st
19:41.7 GNK Titan Invitational 9/6/18 1st
19:54.6 Virginia Invitational 8/30/18 1st