With the rain looking for the moment like it is finally behind us, there should be little issue getting in all of today's scheduled (or re-scheduled) meets...
Articles with Trinity School at River Ridge
A dozen meets take place today, and almost all could have implications on the polls. Among the biggest ones are Mayo, Little Falls, Eveleth, Anoka, and New London Spicer. Check out those previews, and more!
Sometimes potential, determination, and work ethic aren't enough to overcome illness, injuries, and ill luck. But Trinity School's Thomas Wilkin a reminder that adjusting goals doesn't have to break your spirit.
The Lake Conference and Northwest Suburban Conference highlight the day which includes five Conference Championships and six total meets. Check out our previews for each one here!
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.
Sixteen Twin Cities area private schools will be gathering today at Saint Catherine University for an exclusive-head-to-head matchup, including both defending Class A state champions!
Class A Team Rankings posted!
September 28 Class A team rankings posted!
Mora continues to top the Class A Boys Coach's Poll.
Annandale girls top the Class A coach's poll.
Final Class A girls coach's rankings released for the 2014 XC season.
Class A girls coach's rankings released for October 20, 2014.
Class A girl's coach's rankings released for October 13, 2014.
Class A girl's coach's rankings released for October 6, 2014.
Class A girl's coach's rankings released for September 29, 2014.
Class A girl's coach's rankings released for September 22, 2014.
Class A girl's coach's rankings released for September 15, 2014
Class A girl's coach's rankings released for September 8, 2014.
Class A girl's coach's rankings released for September 1, 2014.
Class A coach's rankings released for the week of 10/14.
MSHSL Class A coach's rankings released for the week of 10/7/2013.
Class A coach's rankings released for the week of 10/1/2013.
Class A Rankings are released for the week of 9/23/2013.
What a great day to be a runner - nearly 4,500 runners converge on the small community of Milaca for the Milaca Mega Meet.
Class A coach's rankings released for the week of 9/16/2013.
Class A coach's rankings released for week of 9/9/2013.
Class A coach's rankings for the week of 9/1/2013
Class A coach's rankigns released for the week of 10/31/11 - this is the final 2011 ranking.
A great day for racing in Section 4A on one of the more difficult Section courses in the State. Both team result races resulted in tie-breakers and unfortunately a mistake ridden Awards Ceremony.
Class A coach's rankings released for the week of 10/24/11.
Coach's rankings released for the week of 10/17/11.
Class A rankings for the week of 10/10/11 released.
Section 4A Girls Results: Holy Family and The Blake School Teams Book a trip to Northfield/Flanagan and Eastman Run Sub-15 Clare Flanagan of The Blake School breaks away at the half way point running a 14:42 on a cold windy day and soggy course. Molly Eastman of Holy Family Catholic appeared to be closing the gap in the last 800 finishing second with a time of 14:53.
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.
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.
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.