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PREVIEW: Esko Invitational Andrew Kempf Aug 24, 2017

On the opening day of cross country competition, seven Polar League and Lake Superior teams will battle it out at Chub Lake to try to get off to the best start possible. Read our preview for the Esko Invitational.

Culbert advances to state meet Teri Durbin Jun 2, 2014

DULUTH — Several area track and field athletes earned berths in the Minnesota Class A State Track and Field Meet which will be conducted next weekend. (via Hibbing Daily Tribune)

State Meet Preview - Girls Class A and Class AA Teri Durbin Jun 9, 2011

The Minnesota State High School League Track and Field State Tournament will be hosted at Klas Field on the Hamline University campus on June 10-11, 2011.  On June 10th the meet will begin with the Class AA 3200 race, followed by preliminary heats in several events.  Field events will also begin at 9am.  The Class A athletes will take the field at 3pm closing with the finals in the 3200 meter run at 4:50 pm (girls) and 5:05 pm (boys).  This also marks the first MSHSL State Track and Field Meet with wheelchair events.  Below is a quick preview into each event by class.

Esko champion keeps things simple | Pine Journal | Cloquet, Minnesota Mar 31, 2011

    Kate Shelerud is a state champion. But one would never know. Walking the halls of Esko’s Lincoln High School, the junior is as humble as they come. Wearing flip-flops and carrying her $3 track spikes, she’s never one to brag. She works hard and never quits. That’s how she won the Minnesota Class A 800-meter dash last June. (via www.pinejournal.com)

2011 Cross Country Season Section Assignments Keith Clark Mar 17, 2011

2011 Cross Country Season Section Assignments   The big news is Worthington, DeLaSalle, Holy Family Catholic, Saint Anthony Village, Dassel-Cokato, and Thief Rivers Falls are moving up to Class AA.    Section changes include; New Prague: 2AA to 1AA, Willmar: 2AA to 8AA, Andover: 5AA to 7AA, Saint Michael-Albertville: 8AA to 7AA, Big Lake: 8AA to 7AA, Medford: 1A to 2A, Lac Qui Parie Val/Daw-B: 6A to 3A, Mayer Lutheran: Out of 4A joins Holy Trinity-Lester Prairie in 5A, Royalton: 5A to 6A, East Central: 7A to 5A, Pelican Rapids: 8A to 6A.

Shakopee girl repeats in 2A | StarTribune.com Nov 7, 2010

For her next trick, Shakopee's Maria Hauger hopes to qualify for the Foot Locker national cross-country championships later this month. If she does, it's off to San Diego for the race. (via www.startribune.com)

Esko's Marisa Shady wins state title | Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, Minnesota Nov 6, 2010

    Esko High School sophomore Marisa Shady won the Minnesota Class A high school girls cross country meet today at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minn. She was first in 14 minutes, 45.4 seconds for 4,000 meters. Fairmont junior Lauren Friese was second in 14:51.5. The Esko girls were fifth as a team, the Esko boys were sixth. By: Kevin Pates, Duluth News Tribune (via www.duluthnewstribune.com)

Season's Final Class A Rankings Nov 1, 2010

The State Cross Country Coaches' Association has named their final team and individual rankings for the 2010 season.  The State Meet will commence on Saturday, November 6th at St. Olaf College with the Class A races beginning at 10:00 AM.  (Previous Rankings and Section Place courtesy of RaceberryJam)

October 11th Cross Country Polls Oct 11, 2010

In the Class A Girl's team rankings the top 6 remain relatively unchange with Blake and Fairmont changing places at #5 and #6.  Dover-Eyota/St. Charles jumps from #10 to #7 and Perham replaces Park Rapids at the #12 spot.  Individually the top 5 also remain the same.  Freshman Leah Jessen (Canby-Minneota) moves into the rankings at #6 following two impressive performances at Montevideo and Willmar.   The Class A Boy's rankings show very little change in the team lineup.  Individually, the top 5 also remain the same.  Byron Schuldt (Nevis) continues to move up in the polls and is at #6 this week.  Aaron Haley (Plainview-Elgin-Milville) returns to the rankings at #7 after dropping out last week and Nick Stokes (Canby-Minneota) and Charlie Lawrence (Foley) move into the rankings at #11 and # 12 respectively.   Class AA Girl's sees Minnetonka jumping from #12 to #6 and Wayzata and Roseville dropping down to #11 and #12 from the middle of the polls.  Individually, Maria Hauger (Shakopee) and Jamie Piepenburg (Alexandria) remain in the #1 and #2 spots and three new faces move into the polls:  Nicole Heitzman (Andover), Laura Lawton (Eden Prairie) and Steph Murray (Rochester Century) take over the #10, #11 and #12 spots.   Class AA Boy's has White Bear Lake dropping from #6 to #10 and Roseville moving into the rankings at #12.  Cole O'Brien makes an impressive move to the #3 spot following a strong performance at the Victoria Lions Invitational.  Kyle Bratrud (Eden Prairie) moves into the rankings at #8 and Christian Skaret (Minnetonka) moves in at #12.

Updated Polls for Class A and AA Oct 4, 2010

Once again, we see some movement in the polls, both for teams and individuals.  With the state meet only one month away, we will soon have the opportunity to see how all of this will play out!   In Class A Boys, the top 5 teams are shuffled around slightly but the rest of the field remains the same.  Individually, Brandon Clark's (The Blake School) impressive performance at Swain this weekend gives him the nod for a top 5 appearance while Jackson Lindquist (Esko) moves into the rankings at #6.  Brendan Skime (Thief River Falls) reappears in the rankings at #11 and Justin Cook (Jackson County Central) moves in at #12.   For Class A Girls, the top 5 teams hold their ground but there is some shuffling around in the remaining group, with Park Rapids moving in at #12 and Perham dropping out of the rankings.  Individually, Whitney Wilgenburg (Hills Beaver Creek/Ellsworth) makes an impressive entrance into the rankings, debuting at the #4 slot, following a 2nd place finish at Milaca and an impressive win at Murray County Central last week.  Marisa Shady (Esko) also moves into the rankings at #11.   In Class AA, both boys and girls team rankings remian unchanged as do the girls individual rankings.  For the boys, Mark Harries (Wayzata) moves in at #12 and Bryant Blahnik (Red Wing) jumps to #7.  

New CC Polls Following Big Weekend of Races Teri Durbin Sep 27, 2010

After a big weekend of races there are a few new names showing up in the polls this week. This past weekend saw over 7,500 Minnesota junior high and high school runners competing in races Friday afternoon and Saturday, making for a great opportunity to see some of MInnesota's top runners. 

Current Cross Country Rankings Teri Durbin Sep 21, 2010

There is some shifting at all levels this week, most notably Holy Family Catholic breaking into the top 5 for Girls Class A, Minnetonka dropping out of the top 5 in Girls Class AA.  The boys top 5 teams shift around but remain at the top of the polls in both Class A and AA.

Cross Country Polls Released Today Sep 7, 2010

Class AA ranking released today put both Eden Prairie's boys and girls cross country teams at the top.  Defending Class AA champions, Eden Prairie's boys maintain their #1 ranking from the pre-season polls.  The girls jumped from the #3 spot to #1.  In Class A, the Adrian girls replaced Waseca atop the rankings, while the Plainview-Elgin-Millville boys continue to hold the #1 spot in their poll.   Complete Class AA and Class A rankings can be found below.