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Charlie Perry, not much heard from of late, reminded a few folks of what's he's capable of at 5A Region 3.
Soleil Gaylord has spent a lot of time running by herself this fall. Can she continue that into State?
The top 4A boys teams show well in a power merge, right behind the top three 5A boys teams.
Mountain Vista's patience paid off for a big result that put them atop the 5A results and both meet merges.
Hannah Ellis won huge at her regional last week and now faces bigger obstacles at State.
Not surprisingly, Mountain Vista wins the state meet merge, but how do the rest of the teams fare?
Cole Sprout dominated on this course on August 25. Can he do it again on October 28?
Stephanie Carrasco set a solid pace for the 5A Girls race through most of its duration.
It took a long time for the lead group to dwindle even as far as four in the 5A Boys race.
4A Girls show well in the full meet merge.
Ryan Matson's patient persistence helped keep Palmer Ridge in a position to execute their dreams of a state title.
Not only was Charlie Perry the top senior at State this year, but he is one of only 10 of the top 50 who ran at State as a freshman.
There are plenty of ways to obsess over the state meet before the runners actually toe the line!
Hannah Brown's late-race fatigue wasn't enough to keep her from nailing down a team title for Mountain Vista.
Cole Sprout, of course, topped his class at the state meet. But, what about the rest of the class of 2020?
Brock Dykema dogs the heels of Cole Sprout nearing the midway point of the race.
The 3A Boys race had nothing close to a well-defined leader at the base of Little Willis.
Ethan Rouse closes in on the creek crossing, and a Mountain Vista state title draws nearer with every step.
Isabella Prosceno maintained a consistent position at or near the front through the entire race.
Charlie Perry checked in on his competition midway through the race, but by the end there was nobody there.
When you win both team state titles, it's hard not to win the combined program score for your classification as well.
Blake Davis is one of 3A's top returners from last year, but instead of finishing 16th this year, he could be very much in the running for the 3A Boys title.
Caroline Eck has been among the top performers in her class from day one.
What you may not have realized is that Steamboat Springs was actually beating Peak to Peak through two miles of the 3A Girls race.
It's been a while since we've seen Peak to Peak in blue singlets, but the remainder of the scene is familiar to the rest of 3A.
Lyons' Field Soosloff moved from 34th place at the mile to seventh place at the finish.
3A Region 2 Boys lived up to their billing at State.
Chloe Veilleux won going away last year, but faces a stiff test to repeat this year.
Once inside the stadium, Mason Norman made certain he made his lead stick to the finish line.
Naomi Harding was one of four Battle Mountain Huskies claiming top-20 finishes on Saturday.
Ben Conlin didn't run at the middle school state meet in 2016, but that didn't prevent him from becoming the top freshman at State this fall. File photo.
Helen Cross's patient persistence meant an individual title for her and a team title for Nederland.
5A Region 5 dominated the 5A Girls regions at State. Much of that, but certainly not all of it, was due to Mountain Vista.
Claudia Burgess of Boulder was this year's top senior girl at State who also ran there as a freshman.
Isaac Roberts' second-place finish helped keep Lyons in the familiar position of first.
The Unified/Paralympic race has become an annual tradition at Colorado State Cross Country. Now there are two races to select from.
Colorado State Cross Country 4A champion Elizabeth Constien talks about her win, NXR Southwest and college
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