Niwot's Mackenzie Fidelak returns as one of the best sprinters in the state. She'll look to help the Cougars defend their league title this year.
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Silver Creek, led by Brock Dykema and Logan Simington, fired a message heard around the 4A state.
Ryan Lehmuth withstands the charges of Andrew King and Simon Kelati at the finish of the University Break Your Pace race. University's spiffy new track puts in a cameo appearance in the background.
One of the teams that quietly had a very good meet this weekend was the Rock Canyon girls. Nina St. John and Shannon Osoba were a big part of that.
Ryan Lehmuth thinks about making a pass on Simon Kelati, but Kelati kept him in the rear-view mirror.
Josh Torres wasn't keeping much company by the end of the race.
Brynn Siles took her third profoundly convincing meet title in as many weekends at Liberty Bell on Friday.
One of the iconic images from Colorado high school cross country is the field cresting the rise just off the start of the Cherry Creek Invitational.
Elliot Cassidy figures to be part of a loaded Silver Creek roster for this fall.
Nolan Kembel was a key piece of Mountain View's title run last spring. He's back for more this year.
Kelsey Lagunas is one of several reasons Roosevelt is enjoying their best season in a long, long time. Photo by Jeff McCoy.
Ellie Fantauzzo opens a gap on Emma Willadsen en route to her first high school meet title. Photo by Ron Eberhard.
Eliott Cassidy hasn't come in for a lot of headlines, but he's been getting it done for Silver Creek all fall. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Simon Kelati led his Greeley Central Wildcat teammates to an overpowering team title at the Greeley City XC Championships on Wednesday. Photo by Ron Eberhard.
Emma Willadsen is the first face of the Eaton Red Scourge sweeping across northeastern Colorado. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
James Lee is part of a long list of standouts on the Silver Creek roster, but can they take all the marbles? Photo by Jeff McCoy.
Drew Seidel and Cale Englert battle to a photo finish at the front of the Division 2 Boys race at the John Martin Invitational on Friday. Photo by Scott Chamberlin.
With the finish line directly ahead and all the green behind him, Chris Theodore takes a quick look around to be sure. Photo by Joel Hawkins.
Vanguard is a 2A program with everything to gain and just about nothing to lose at Friday's running of the Cherry Creek Steve Lohman Invitational. Photo by Alan Versaw.
If you're looking for a most-improved team from last year to this, Montrose should be high on your list. Evan Graff figures as a leader on a very good Montrose team this fall. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Brock Dykema ran front of the pack for Silver Creek last fall. Expect it to be a tighter pack this fall. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Joseph Manilafasha, a two-time state champion and one of the best the state has ever seen. Colorado Track XC file photo.
Long after most former state champions have hung up the spikes, Melody Fairchild is still at it, and going strong. Colorado Track XC file photo.
Northridge's Josh Torres will have folks other than Andrew King to glance back at in Wednesday's big Greeley showdown. Photo by Ben Hershelman.
Jarrett Thollot's speed and experience is one big reason Thompson Valley rates as a slight favorite to start the season. Photo by Ashley Green.
Jenna McCaffey helps to give a formidable Niwot team the inside track to a league title. Photo by Alan Versaw.
So far as 4A boys are concerned, all that's left to do is to run the state meet. And, that's a lot to look forward to, as the 4A boys race has tightened up considerably since we last visited the classification.
Bailey Hammer of Fruita Monument edges Moffat County's Ashlee Griffiths and Karmen Christopher to the finish line. Photo by David Pressgrove.
Kiah Leonard will be aiming at undoing a little Loveland domination of the top individual spots this fall. Colorado Track XC file photo.
It's a bad place to stray unless you've come prepared.
Addy Neibauer goes airborne, something she figures to do a lot more of at the US Air Force Academy. Contributed Photo.
Riley Cooney will be looking for a return trip to state with her Mountain View teammates. Photo by Paul Jaeger.
Roosevelt's Tanner Starr gets nice clearance en route to winning the Welco pole vault title. Photo by Jim Siegle.
Anthony Rios and Victoria Milano bring a lot of state experience and savvy back for the Brush Beetdiggers. Colorado Track XC file photos.
Annie Kunz's versatility makes Wheat Ridge a 4A title threat. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Niwot had a solid 2010 campaign with Elise Cranny leading the way, but could be even better in 2011. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Allie Parks heads toward home en route to her second consecutive 4A girls state title. Photo by Jeff McCoy.
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Colleen Koenig's third-place finish helped to lead Arapahoe to the Centennial League title on Thursday. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Although Allie Morgan's teammates have been hit hard by injury, Morgan remains one the top-ranked individuals in 4A. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Desmin Ramierez, Alex Pawlak, Gerardo Rodriguez, Nic de Herrera, and Jack Burger mix it up at the front of the pack at Friday's Pat Amato Classic. Photo by Kelli Noto.
It was a Who's Who of Colorado female high school cross country runners at the start of the Pat Patten Invite on Friday. Kelsey Lakowske, second from lett, sneaked away for the win. Photo by Jeff McCoy.
Some of the year's surprising programs are working their ways steadily upwards in the rankings.
Let's just say that Eleanor Fulton quickly erased any doubt about the outcome of the Division II girls race. Photo by Jeff McCoy.
Columbine's Will Kincaid made it look easy at the Lori Fitzgerald Memorial. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Call it a hunch, but Kali Maxwell is probably hoping she never again sees a meet as cold as last year's Falcon Invitational. Photo by Alan Versaw.
It will be a new set of legs going by next fall, but it's still the same sport scored the same way. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Chris Zirkle, after finishing fourth at the Chris Severy Invitational, will be counted on to lead a much improved Moffat County team into the championship season. File photo by Alan Versaw.
Coronado's Dusty Solis and Arapahoe's Connor Winter break away from the pack at Thursday's Coronado Cougar Classic. Photo by Mark Weeks.
Broomfield's Jill Carlson took home top honors at the Arvada West Invitational on Friday. Photo by Cliff Jurgens.
Can Pueblo West's Anna Marshall become the next individual state titleist from Pueblo? Photo by Alan Versaw.
University's Sam Hutchison and Greeley Central's Ali Hassan battle for the lead in the 800 in Saturday's action in Greeley. Photo by Mike D'Amato.
While Melissa Roberts, far left, figures to skip all upcoming 4A races, the rest of the field from early stages of the Dave Sanders meet looks like a Who's Who of the 4A girls field (photo courtesy of Ken Regan).