Jul 24, 2020
Erik Le Roux is the fastest freshman over the past decade....
Aug 23, 2018
Three future 800 state champions, side by side......
Dec 27, 2017
Tanner Norman had the advantage of running under the lights in Pueblo, he had the dis...
Dec 21, 2017
When it comes to a four-year career posted over the last 10 years, nobody matches the...
Dec 04, 2017
Paul Roberts was Colorado's most recent top ten finisher at Foot Locker Nationals in ...
Nov 27, 2017
Brie Oakley dominated the field in 2016, running to the largest-ever margin of victor...
Nov 23, 2017
Paul Roberts' time from 2015 ranks as the top Colorado mark on the Kenosha course in ...
Nov 22, 2017
The same Denver North girls who staked out an intimidating early lead at the St. Vrai...
Nov 15, 2017
Cole Sprout's 14:48.6 this fall stands as the fastest Colorado time ever on the Grand...
Oct 30, 2017
Isaac Roberts' second-place finish helped keep Lyons in the familiar position of firs...
Sep 26, 2017
Paul Roberts owns the top two all-time marks on the Polson Ranch course....
Sep 07, 2017
Cerake Geberkidane's 15:15 on this course has been matched only by Paul Roberts and b...
Aug 22, 2017
Paul Roberts owns the top time, so far, on the new configuration of the Norris Penros...
Feb 05, 2017
Paul Roberts takes the top place on the awards stand for Junior Men at the USATF Cros...
Feb 01, 2017
Paul Roberts followed up a solid freshman cross country campaign with a DII-nation-le...
Dec 07, 2016
Paul Roberts' fifth-place finish at Foot Locker last year was the top finish for a Co...
Nov 23, 2016
Paul Roberts is the lone Colorado athlete to break 15 minutes on the Kenosha course i...
Nov 17, 2016
Paul Roberts holds Colorado's best-ever mark on the course with a 14:52. Photo by Ala...
Sep 16, 2016
Check out the top 100 boys performances all-time in the MileSplit database for the Ri...
Sep 13, 2016
And he's got a kick...
Sep 09, 2016
Few meets in the state have seen a sub-15:20. The current St. Vrain has seen four of ...
May 30, 2016
Andrew Vigil didn't always get the same recognition as teammate Garrett Quintana, but...
May 28, 2016
Pick me, pick me!...
May 23, 2016
Gallian Roberts takes flight over a hurdle. Photos by Jeff McCoy....
May 20, 2016
Ben Kelley reveals some of the excitement of an approaching finish line with nobody c...
May 17, 2016
Where hurdles are concerned, Alyssa Valko is accustomed to running from the front of ...
May 15, 2016
Brianna Van Vleet has tied the 2A all-time long jump mark this season. She takes a sh...
May 14, 2016
Kiana Gomez dominated the 100 hurdles early in the meet. Photo by Ben Hershelman....
Apr 23, 2016
Brandon Pappas is doing very well with late-hour 800s this season, winning last night...
Apr 20, 2016
Brock Knechtel had a PR of nearly 18 feet to claim the Boulder County discus title. C...
Apr 10, 2016
Matt McDonald's 4:21.08 1600 was one of the best Colorado performances of the weekend...
Apr 08, 2016
Paul Roberts takes a step away from pursuing the Colorado all-time 3200 record this w...
Apr 05, 2016
Brendon Klaseen gives Cedaredge the kind of threat at 800 meters they've never had be...
Mar 29, 2016
For a few moments, it appeared Paxton Smith was on the verge of pulling off the upset...
Mar 27, 2016
Last year's Longmont Invitational Boys 3200 was but a mere foreshadowing of what this...
Mar 13, 2016
Heidi Beier only had a scattering of marks last spring, but has already commanded not...
Feb 29, 2016
Paul Roberts figures to be taking aim at the state 3200 meter record this spring. Pho...
Feb 01, 2016
With guys emerging like Austin Katzer in the triple jump, Paonia seems poised to rejo...
Jan 13, 2016
Paul Roberts is recognized as the male high school athlete of 2015 by the Colorado Sp...
Jan 10, 2016
Paul Roberts and Katie Rainsberger found exceptionally tough competition at this year...
Jan 08, 2016
Katie Rainsberger and Paul Roberts take a spin around the Great Edinburgh XC course. ...
Jan 07, 2016
Two of the best Colorado has ever had in high school cross country are set the repres...
Dec 24, 2015
Paul Roberts and Katie Rainsberger have a little bit of cross country left in their s...
Dec 16, 2015
Katie Rainsberger's was all smiles at the finish line of NXN 2015. Photo by Ashley Gr...
Dec 12, 2015
Paul Roberts used a mid-race surge to pick off approximately half of the field en rou...
Dec 09, 2015
Kayla Young joins 39 more of the top female runners in the nation to compete at Foot ...
Dec 08, 2015
Readying for the challenge. All photos by Ashley Green....
Dec 02, 2015
For Paxton Smith and Vista Nation, Saturday is a long-awaited and much dreamed about ...
Dec 02, 2015
Paul Roberts set a new standard for Colorado boys at Nike XC Southwest this fall. Pho...
Nov 30, 2015
Dart Schwaderer was the first Colorado boy to qualify to NXN as an individual. Colora...
Nov 28, 2015
Lauren Gregory and Paul Roberts doubled their West Coast fun for December by earning ...
Nov 27, 2015
Ben Butler's near miss at last weekend's NXR-SW could be stoking the fires of his mot...
Nov 27, 2015
Nearing the one mile mark, the eventual winners had not yet emerged at the front of t...
Nov 24, 2015
Joseph Manilafasha, a two-time state champion and one of the best the state has ever ...
Nov 23, 2015
Running the gauntlet of spectators. Photo by Alan Versaw....
Nov 21, 2015
Casey Clinger trades strides with a few co-leaders at a very early stage of the boys ...
Nov 19, 2015
Listed here are Colorado's commits for the early signing period for track and field!...
Nov 16, 2015
Paul Roberts, Tanner Norman, and Ben Butler will be representing Colorado's top three...
Nov 13, 2015
Paul Roberts recently became Colorado's first boys four-time state champion. Photo by...
Nov 10, 2015
Not only did Paul Roberts win 2A this year, but he ran (easily) the fastest time in a...
Nov 05, 2015
If you wondered why Ben Butler put his hands to his face at the end of the 3A Boys ra...
Nov 05, 2015
4-Time Colorado State Champion Paul Roberts talks about his state title, China, natio...
Nov 03, 2015
Plotting Devilish deeds. Photo by Alan Versaw....
Nov 02, 2015
Mae Anderson finds her race face back after a slip exiting the creek. Photo by Jeff M...
Nov 02, 2015
Miguel Baltazar exemplified an Alamosa effort that kept both feet beneath them until ...
Nov 01, 2015
Joel Such ran mostly injury-free this year to his third state medal in four years, he...
Oct 30, 2015
It's an almost entirely new course with a completely different start than last year. ...
Oct 27, 2015
10 questions just begging to be answered......
Oct 26, 2015
Nate Fedel hasn't come in for a lot of publicity east of the Continental Divide, but ...
Oct 24, 2015
Jack Plantz leads with a little push from Ro Paschal early in Friday's 2A regional at...
Oct 20, 2015
Cerake Geberkidane shares the top time on the current configuration of the Lyons cour...
Oct 18, 2015
Stand clear!...
Oct 15, 2015
For anyone hoping to upend Lyons at state, Landon Milbrath made that scenario look a ...
Oct 07, 2015
Bryan Hird has been at or near the top of his class since his freshman year. Still is...
Oct 05, 2015
Things get a little intense around a Salida finish line. Photo by Sarah Hudelson....
Oct 03, 2015
Very early in the girls race, it was the battle of Douglas County, but that quickly n...
Sep 29, 2015
Will Handley's second-place finish was a key piece in the stunning Timpanogos upset a...
Sep 27, 2015
Catherine Liggett broke to a lead early and dominated the gold race at Saturday's Rim...
Sep 24, 2015
Emily Cranny earned her first cross country meet title on Wednesday, taking the RE-1J...
Sep 21, 2015
Lake City offers scenic and remote solitude as part of its cross country meet experie...
Sep 20, 2015
Kyra Hanson picked up her debut high school meet title this weekend at Platte Valley....
Sep 13, 2015
One of the big differences for Salida this season has been the emergence of Seth Mino...
Sep 13, 2015
Paul Roberts at 15:18 and Ben Butler at 15:29 made for an outstanding race in the hea...
Sep 09, 2015
A lot of eyes will be fixed on the spectacle when the paths of Ben Butler and Paul Ro...
Sep 08, 2015
It's the week that requires no introduction (but, we'll give it one, anyway)! Photo b...
Aug 27, 2015
It wasn't long into Taylor Stack's high school career before he was chewing courses u...
Aug 20, 2015
Paxton Smith enters his senior season as the leader of Vista Nation, and it promises ...
Aug 16, 2015
Paul Roberts comes back off of last year with the #1 returning cross country time, #3...
Aug 12, 2015
Here are the rankings of the top 100 fastest boys in the Foot Locker Midwest region...
Aug 07, 2015
Joel Such should be back healthy for Lyons this fall, signaling bad news for the Mile...
Jun 28, 2015
Joel Such, seeming free from injury once again, had little trouble putting away the f...
May 31, 2015
400 meter specialist Bryce Klaseen is part of a very strong returning roster in 2016 ...
May 20, 2015
Merino's Jorden Jole capped off a solid high school career with a state title at 800 ...
May 18, 2015
A massive collection of stunning images from state track, 2015. Photo by Ashley Green...
May 16, 2015
It took Paul Roberts a while to drop the stubborn resistance from Corey Lewenkamp, bu...
May 13, 2015
You complete event-by-event guide to the 2A boys state team title race, and to seeing...
May 11, 2015
The present and future of Niwot girls hurdles. Photo by Alan Versaw....
May 06, 2015
Among the athletes taking to the Longmont track in search of compelling efforts on Fr...
May 03, 2015
Before the rain came, there was some serious heat in the Pueblo Twilight 100. Photo b...
Apr 27, 2015
Hurdles in blue. Photo by Ashley Green....
Apr 25, 2015
Jordyn Colter and Paul Roberts posted huge season-best marks for Colorado last night....
Apr 22, 2015
Matt Dillon has been the often overlooked member of the Lyons distance group, but Lyo...
Apr 22, 2015
Tyler Molter nearly took a 110H win at Friday's La Junta Tiger Relays and made sure i...
Apr 13, 2015
Denver Christian's Kyler Schmitt elbowed out a little room in a very competitive 2A s...
Apr 12, 2015
For one day, Blake Yount and Paul Roberts were as close to dead even as it gets. Phot...
Mar 29, 2015
Eric Hamer finished the 8K Junior Men's course in 42nd place at 25:58. Photo by Kirby...
Mar 26, 2015
Paul Roberts writes from China, March 26:...
Mar 26, 2015
Last year's Longmont 3200 Elite field comes off of turn one. Some have graduated, two...
Mar 11, 2015
Silver Creek's Bronson Thomas-Garcia and Andrew King dominated the RE-1J 800. Photo b...
Feb 10, 2015
Get the power-packed recap from the record breaking weekend here...
Feb 07, 2015
Eric Hamer rounds the final turn before the finish with a Worlds qualifer in view. Ph...
Feb 07, 2015
Keep your finger on the pulse of HS T&F with this rundown of the weekend's top races ...
Feb 04, 2015
This year's conditions for the USA Cross Country Championships promise to be a lot wa...
Jan 27, 2015
You know all about Paul Roberts and Joel Such, but Zach Christiansen is a vital part ...
Jan 24, 2015
Riley Geldean and Maya Evans left a pair of serious impressions at Steinhauer Field H...
Dec 06, 2014
Eric Hamer gets a celebratory moment, hoisted by Coach Kelly Christensen. Contributed...
Dec 03, 2014
Paul Roberts overcame two years of regional disappointment with a big qualifying race...
Nov 30, 2014
Eric Hamer, Katie Rainsberger, and Paul Roberts carry Colorado's hopes to Portlan...
Nov 25, 2014
The lead group of Clinger, Jacklin, Collins, Hamer, Villarreal, and Roberts was still...
Nov 23, 2014
Riley Cooney's brilliant high school career will come to closure without an NXN a...
Nov 22, 2014
Carlos Villarreal blazes to an NXN berth with 14:55 runner-up finish at NXR-SW...
Nov 22, 2014
Championship boys race footage from the 2014 NXN Southwest Regional....
Nov 22, 2014
Cami Squires and Sammy Hollingsworth lead the American Fork charge midway through the...
Nov 19, 2014
For several of Colorado’s cross country programs, Saturday brings the moment of truth.
Nov 16, 2014
Paul Roberts, though running in Colorado's smallest classification, brings the be...
Nov 06, 2014
As important as a healthy Joel Such might be, Lyons will need more than that to win a...
Nov 01, 2014
After two straight years of being #2, Paul Roberts ran the fastest state time in any ...
Oct 30, 2014
Ryan Currie's last competition of the season was the UNM Lobo Invitational, but h...
Oct 29, 2014
Cerake Geberkidane retains the overall top time on the course, but Paul Roberts has t...
Oct 27, 2014
Lauren Gregory leads a group up Little Willis, but she would break the will of the gr...
Oct 27, 2014
Marcelo Laguera shares a few thoughts on his state title with Tim Hilt. Photo by Kare...
Oct 26, 2014
Jenna Anderson's gritty race under adversity sealed a state title for the Lyons g...
Oct 25, 2014
Paul Roberts of Lyons owned the best time of the day, but it was easily Palmer Ridge ...
Oct 25, 2014
Never count out the Fort Collins girls!  Led by 5A race champ US #11 Lauren Grego...
Oct 24, 2014
What makes this year's state meet potentially special for Karina Mann? Read on an...
Oct 21, 2014
Jack Plantz figures to be high on the 2A boys leaderboard come Saturday. Colorado Tra...
Oct 20, 2014
#XCBEAST boys performances from the October 18th weekend....
Oct 19, 2014
New uniform, fantastic late afternoon lighting, same old Rebekah Rairdon pressing the...
Sep 29, 2014
CeAnn Udovich's second-place finish at Castle View warranted a few second glances...
Sep 28, 2014
While the field strung out behind them, Ben Espinola and Joshua Joseph did a little m...
Sep 28, 2014
By the final stages of the race, the only thing left chasing Savanna Dalton was the s...
Sep 22, 2014
Sabine Lindler had two nice medal finishes on grinder courses in as many days this we...
Sep 10, 2014
Though pushed mercilessly by a pair of the best runners in the state, Lexi Reed and P...
Sep 09, 2014
We break down some of the top national individual boys risers and performers over the...
Sep 08, 2014
You know all about Ben Butler, but Isaac Holm is busy adding a little depth to the Sk...
Sep 07, 2014
US #9 ranked Katie Rainsberger of Air Academy (CO) improved upon her 18:09 win from ...
Sep 07, 2014
Though Zachary Alhamra would push the pace early, it was Paul Roberts who eventually ...
Sep 04, 2014
Wiggins' Maggie Allen, who enjoyed a strong season debut at the Cheyenne Mountain...
Aug 24, 2014
Sometimes that familiar voice inside your head isn't just inside your head....
Aug 24, 2014
Carly Volkmer was only momentarily delayed by the rain-slickened hill at the Central ...
Aug 16, 2014
Jack Plantz traded strides with Ben Butler deep into last year's state race. Ther...
Aug 14, 2014
Welcome to the Colorado Track XC preseason top ten list for boys cross country!...
Aug 05, 2014
The guy in the middle for Lyons will be taking his race to Western State this fall, b...
Jul 18, 2014
Luke Gilliland figures as the top guy for a rising Heritage Christian Academy team th...
Jul 16, 2014
You probably didn't have too much difficulty guessing that Cerake Geberkidane was...
May 25, 2014
Swink's Jerod Berg had his shot put working well for him when he needed it most. ...
May 21, 2014
A collection of favorite images of the state meet from Colorado Track XC photographer...
May 21, 2014
A gallery of favorite images from Colorado Track XC state meet photographer Jeff McCo...
May 20, 2014
The uniforms at the start of the 2A boys 200 tended toward the side of monochromatic....
May 18, 2014
Live results from the Colorado State Track & Field Championships this weekend in Lake...
May 16, 2014
Morgan Hartigan pitched a win for Paonia in the shot put with a throw of 39-10. Photo...
May 11, 2014
Taylor Alexander has already broken the 1A all-time pole vault record this season, he...
May 04, 2014
Andrew Walton takes a moment to revel in the thrill of winning the 1600. Photo by Ash...
Apr 30, 2014
For those who haven't yet discovered, Palmer Ridge has developed some exceptional...
Apr 23, 2014
After a couple years of stark domination by Lyons, suddenly 2A boys is a contest agai...
Apr 20, 2014
At the end of the 4x100, it was Longmont comfortably out in front. Photo by Ben Hersh...
Apr 06, 2014
Ryan Willis leaves a few hurdlers is his dust. Photo by Ben Hershelman....
Mar 31, 2014
Evidently, Lyons has achieved lifetime membership (whatever the lifetime of a high sc...
Mar 30, 2014
Isaac and Claire Green took turns setting 800 meter records at the Longmont Invitatio...
Mar 30, 2014
Isabelle Kennedy and Paul Roberts were the two runners who came up biggest at Saturda...
Mar 28, 2014
With memories of a wind-buffeted 1600 at Banana Belt still fresh on their minds, Conn...
Mar 10, 2014
Luke Duggan raced very well at state last year and returns as 1A's #2 ranked 1600...
Mar 09, 2014
Austin Schuler had Dane Myers for 380 meters, but Myers won the last 20. All photos b...
Mar 09, 2014
Dailyn Johnson's dance of the discus was doing well enough to destroy the competi...
Feb 17, 2014
If you guessed this young man as the 5A returning runner with the best 3200 time, you...
Feb 04, 2014
Last year, Jorden Jole and Gavin Liggett were battling for position in the field; thi...
Jan 04, 2014
As you think about potential new 2A state records this spring, Nico Forcatto is a tho...
Dec 08, 2013
Way back on August 29, I ran an article with the questions below. It's time to wr...
Nov 06, 2013
Cerake Geberkidane, Senior, Denver East - Colorado Track XC Runner of the Year. Photo...
Nov 05, 2013
Paul Roberts, Sophomore, Lyons - 2A Boys Runner of the Year. Photo by Alan Versaw....
Nov 03, 2013
Before the race closed up and before the lighting grew harsh. Photo by Paul Jaeger....
Oct 27, 2013
Sisters Natalie and Mae Anderson are an example of the most obvious key to success in...
Oct 27, 2013
Ever so briefly, Paul Roberts left the outcome of this race in doubt. Photo by Jeff M...
Oct 21, 2013
Custer County's Corey Lewenkamp has demonstrated an eagerness to mix it up with t...
Oct 19, 2013
Marcel Such glances back to check on the status of the pursuit while Matt Dillon, Pau...
Oct 09, 2013
Elise Cranny and Paul Roberts ran to big wins in their respective conference meets on...
Oct 06, 2013
I was almost dead certain that Mountain Range's colors were Columbia blue and bla...
Sep 29, 2013
At the midway point of the race Katie Rainsberger and Lauren Gregory were running sho...
Sep 26, 2013
It's always a sea of humanity when the TCA Titan Thunder winds back behind the st...
Sep 08, 2013
Until the last 150 meters, the gap between Paul Roberts and Zachary Alhamra never got...
Sep 04, 2013
One thing you can count on for the first half mile or so at St. Vrain is a mass of hu...
Aug 29, 2013
Cerake Geberkidane is on the short list of people likely to run fastest at state, but...
Aug 10, 2013
Trevor Dye and Chris Slade two guys you should expect to hear a lot from this fall. P...
Aug 05, 2013
They're (mostly) back this fall and just as dangerous as ever. Colorado Track XC ...
Jul 17, 2013
Meeker freshman Trenton Shelton turned more than a few heads this spring. Photo by Al...
Jul 03, 2013
This will be the fall that 2A must figure out how to deal with SkyView Academy and Be...
Jun 30, 2013
As the weeks of summer go, this one was a busy one for the running sports....
Jun 25, 2013
Jack Plantz was the "other" freshman in 2A last fall, making a name for himself on th...
Jun 03, 2013
John Broadhead became a serious force for Telluride in the jumps this year. He could ...
May 27, 2013
Kendall Horan leads a trio of all-staters (including Allyson Vasquez and Kathryn New)...
May 26, 2013
Yes, as a matter of fact, moving to the front will get you noticed....
May 23, 2013
Abi Grace McGee came over from Montrose and had a very nice state meet....
May 20, 2013
The sun set on Ryan Boucher's brilliant high school career with individual titles...
May 17, 2013
Hotchkiss's Cody Bartlett took the lead on lap one of the 800 and eventually wore...
May 09, 2013
Hurdler Matt Radich is one of the pieces of a fearsome Lyons track and field machine ...
May 08, 2013
Broomfield's Jordan Xiong has upset the established order of things in 4A sprinti...
May 05, 2013
ThunderRidge's Erin Bowers was one of several athletes enjoying a spectacular aft...
Apr 04, 2013
Trevor Benson is one of the reasons that prospects are looking brighter for Lutheran ...
Mar 31, 2013
Megan McCabe took over leadership of the state pole vault rankings on Thursday with a...
Mar 28, 2013
Eaton's Aimee Ledall pulls ahead of Silver Creek's Brooke Mallette and Erie&#...
Mar 07, 2013
Evergreen's Jackson Sayler was very close at the finish of last year's 4A sta...
Dec 31, 2012
As with any other year, there were several outstanding achievements in the sports of ...
Dec 18, 2012
Kirk Webb took it out hard on lap one and we all held our breath on lap two, waiting ...
Dec 14, 2012
Last spring, Yuma's Michael Howell was chasing the leaders in the 2A 400. It migh...
Nov 16, 2012
Did I hear you say you live for great individual match-ups? Your ship has come in!...
Nov 14, 2012
Marcel Such's third-place finish among returning runners was perhaps a bit oversh...
Nov 07, 2012
Our panel of coaches picks the top seven male cross country runners in Colorado for 2...
Nov 01, 2012
While Paul Roberts stole the spotlight, Wiliam Scoggins and Jake Erickson quietly enj...
Oct 31, 2012
Things get a little intense on the state meet starting line. Photo by Jeff McCoy....
Oct 28, 2012
It doesn't get much better than this. Photo by Karen McCoy....
Oct 28, 2012
All wrapped up in the finish banner, Paul Roberts claims what could be but the first ...
Oct 25, 2012
Can the Peak to Peak Black Cloud do something special on Saturday? Read on and find o...
Oct 11, 2012
Jake Erickson's quietly impressive season includes a win at the Doherty Spartan I...
Oct 11, 2012
It wasn't just that they won in their respective races this weekend, it was the k...
Oct 07, 2012
Several of the left. the race's top finishers can be identified at the front of t...
Oct 05, 2012
Ben Butler and Jack Plantz are two of a large group of freshman boys enjoying stellar...
Sep 23, 2012
Cerake Geberkidane is making a habit of leaving fields in his dust. This week it was ...
Sep 20, 2012
Mild-mannered Miriam Roberts trashed at course record at the St. Vrain Valley SD RE-1...
Sep 14, 2012
Joel Such may have to endure running in the shadow of Paul Roberts his entire high sc...
Sep 10, 2012
The day's races begin with Kiah Leonard in the lead. She would keep that lead....
Sep 09, 2012
Paul Roberts took it to a lot of upperclassmen from larger schools, winning his secon...
Sep 09, 2012
Elise Cranny tolerated some company early in the race but owned it outright later on....
Sep 09, 2012
Bridger Tomlin wins the battle with Mountain Vista's Blake Graf, but Graf's f...
Sep 02, 2012
Clayson Shumway awakens a few echoes out of Liberty's storied past by winning the...
Aug 21, 2012
As only a freshman last year, Jake Erickson finished eighth in the 2A state meet. Pho...
Jul 28, 2012
Jake Boesch is likely the best 2A cross country runner you've never before heard ...
Jun 09, 2012
Up until about mid way through the state race, 2A girls cross country was all about N...
Dec 07, 2011
Marcel Such ran 17:30 to finish sixth at this year's state meet as a sophomore. A...