As the close of the conventional cross country season draws near, think of this as your reminder that this school year is not conventional.
MileSplit will be on-site Saturday with photo coverage by Alan Versaw at the 2014 USA Cross Country Championships in Boulder, Colorado on the Flatiorns Golf Course. Nike Cross Nationals runner-up Elise Cranny from Colorado for the girls and Foot Locker Nationals runner-up John Dressel from Washington for the boys highlight the top high school entrants in the junior races.
Jordan Lesansee claimed 21st place, leading New Mexico's finishers in the Junior Men's race. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Melody Fairchild took second in the Masters Women's race early on Saturday morning. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Wings of America will be fielding a Junior Men's and Junior Women's team this Saturday at the USA Cross Country Championships in Boulder, Colorado.
Bailey Roth rounds an early turn with the leaders. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Opportunities like this one don't come around every year. Just this year and next, if you happen to live in Colorado.
It's been a long time since Jenny Simpson ran a cross country race in Colorado, so don't miss this opportunity. Photo by Alan Versaw.
After Elise Cranny broke free from everyone else, she broke free from Katie Rainsberger as well. Photo by Alan Versaw.
BOULDER, Colo. -- Freshmen Allie Buchalski and Grace Tinkey each earned All-American honors Saturday at the USA Junior Cross Country Championships at the Flatirons Golf Course in Boulder, Colo. Buchalski placed second on the 6K course, while Tinkey claimed fourth place. (via furmanpaladins.com)
As of this moment, Dayna Guerro is the lone New Mexico high school entry for the USA Cross Country Championships in Boulder on Feburary 15. Photo by Alan Versaw.
The 2014 USA Cross Country Championships are just around the corner. Featuring Open, Junior, Masters and Community races, this day of championship competition will be a sight to see