Colorado State Cross Country Championships 2014

Colorado Springs, CO


Addendum: the 3A start line controversy Oct 26, 2014

Kenny Wilcox and the meet official at the line motion to the starter to hold the race as Salida changes uniforms behind the start line. Photo by Alan Versaw.

5A State analysis Oct 21, 2014

Do you like showdowns? They don't come prepackaged much better than this one. Photos by Ashley Green, Alan Versaw.

Alamosa sweeps 3A Oct 25, 2014

When you win twin state titles, lots of athletes have come up big for you, but maybe none came up bigger for Alamosa than Tara Sowards. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Proving a plan works Oct 26, 2014

Mountain Vista's Tyler Matzke and Horizon's Luk Platil hit the incoming stream crossing together. Photo by Jeff McCoy.

4A fireworks Oct 25, 2014

Eric Hamer of Palmer Ridge combined a hard-earned team title with his individual title today. Photo by Karen McCoy.

3A State analysis Oct 22, 2014

3A Region 3 left us with a lot of questions left to be answered at state. Photo by Renee Haip.

Role reversal Oct 26, 2014

When you lay out all the factors leading to Fort Collins' stunning 5A girls title, possibly no factor looms larger than Heather Holt's eight-place finish. Photo by Alan Versaw.

There is no "I" in gold Oct 27, 2014

Marcelo Laguera shares a few thoughts on his state title with Tim Hilt. Photo by Karen McCoy.

Two mountains conquered for Lyons Oct 26, 2014

Jenna Anderson's gritty race under adversity sealed a state title for the Lyons girls, one that has eluded them since the beginning of the 2A classification. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Motivation: it comes from all directions Oct 30, 2014

Ryan Currie's last competition of the season was the UNM Lobo Invitational, but he was a motivating factor for Mountain Vista nevertheless. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.

2A State Analysis Oct 21, 2014

Jack Plantz figures to be high on the 2A boys leaderboard come Saturday. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.

State course update, coming tonight... Oct 23, 2014

Trucks carrying loads of crushed rock trail surface have been regular visitors to Bear Creek Regional Park the last couple of weeks. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Liberty Bell to State, 2013 Nov 5, 2014

Sean Paiz backed up a nice Liberty Bell race in 2013 with another nice race at state. Colorado Track XC file photo by Paul Jaeger.