Joslin Blair warranted a much better ending to her high school career than COVID-19. It wasn't what she got, though.
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Tatum Miller pulls away from Ella Chura and Jocelyn Millican at the end.
Jaydes Warwick just may have made a hurdles name for himself with two big wins on the opening day of competition.
Air Academy's Cal Banta is the top returner in the 800 and 1,600.
Battle Mountain leads the charge as the fastest team in 4A.
Liberty Ricca took the liberty of sharing her tips for this week's edition of Tips From The Top.
Raymon Harper went 6-4 to leave an impressive early mark on the high jump rankings.
Dontavis Moore Ford will look to help Vista Ridge in the sprints this season.
Jumper Annalese Edwards is but one of a long list of talented returnees for Palmer Ridge.
The age-old distinction between rebuilding and reloading applies at Battle Mountain. Look for girls like Emma Reeder to be capably filling holes in the roster left by graduation.
New Mexico's Kashon Harrison barely outdueled Colorado's Cole Sprout in the cool of the Arizona night at Desert Twilight.
Adventure calls your name at the Chris Severy Invitational Saturday in Aspen.
You'd expect a grand spectacle in the desert to tell you something. And it did.
Chaparral's advantage wasn't yet apparent at the Fort Morgan Invitational, but it would be soon enough.
The Palmer Ridge boys are one of several teams with a lot on the line this weekend.
"Cross country race coming through. Clear the path or I'll pierce your eardrums with this here whistle!"
Joshua Simpson has already begun his impact on Montrose High School cross country fortunes.
Elliot Cassidy figures to be part of a loaded Silver Creek roster for this fall.
Daniel Lisenbee went from a 4:50 1600 PR in 2016 to a 4:26 in 2017. More of that sort of thing happened across the Discovery Canyon distance roster.
Ryan Matson figures to inherit the role of leader of the pack for the Bears, but can Palmer Ridge extend magic to another year?
Aside from taking out the next-to-last hurdle, Aaron McCoy's 300 hurdles looked end-of-season sharp on Saturday.
Katelin Gallegos returns as one of the league's top throwers and a leading reason Air Academy holds down the top ranking going into the season.
In a region dominated by Air Academy, Pine Creek, and Palmer Ridge, Ashley Polk could be potentially the only individual qualifier. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Emma Willadsen is the first face of the Eaton Red Scourge sweeping across northeastern Colorado. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
Durango's Anna Smagacz led the Demons to a crushing defeat of the assembled field at Saturday's running of the Joe Vigil Open. Photo by Don Scott.
There wasn't a moment in Thursday's Joe Davis Classic that Allison Mann wasn't in control. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Alexis LaLiberte is one of the reasons Green Mountain scored more points at state this year than anyone was projecting them for at the same time last year. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Watch Lauren Gale of Discovery Canyon not only run the state's fastest time in the 400, but also earn herself a US #6 national ranking with her 54.22 victory at the 2016 Mullen Runners Roost Invitational.
Ashlyn Nolan has now won 100 meter hurdles state titles in two states. Photo by Arnel Gonce.
The scene at one mile of the boys race was pretty much what everyone expected it would be. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Kayla Wiitala has been running alongside Katie Rainsberger for three years now, but she's far from the only other dagger in the drawer for Air Academy. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Liam Cox was the #2 finisher at state for Palmer Ridge last fall, but the top guy for the Bears this fall could be anyone's guess. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Cheyenne Mountain will hope for another solid season for Veronica Brtek next fall as they make their case as the best team in the PPAC, but a couple other teams have very similar title hopes. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Ashton Grissom augmented his list of season wins last night at the Dakota Ridge Invitational. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
Aubrey Till cruises to a win at her home invitational on Thursday. Photo by Joel Hawkins.
Thornton's Joshua Joseph is the top returning state finisher among the fields for Thursday's running of the Cheyenne Mountain Stampede. Colorado Track XC file photo by Paul Jaeger.
The showdowns between Lauren Offerman, Emily Leidig, and Christa Boettiger figure to endure through the fall season. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
The list of candidates for top runner in the region is a short one--Eric Hamer is your guy. Colorado Track XC file photo by Paul Jaeger.
Beth DeLaurell is one key reason that Discovery Canyon could easily improve on their fourth-place regional finish from last year. Colorado Track XC file photo.
With throwers like Santana Salazar constantly coming up through the ranks, we've long suspected Lamar has one of the best throwing programs in the state. The point totals from this year's state meet add a lot of weight that suspicion. Photo by Alan Versaw.
For Jackson Spalding, the college experience won't involve traveling far from home. Colorado Track XC file photo.
Keaton Brown set a meet record by giving the ball a 59-foot ride. Photo by Tim Hilt.
Canon City returns to Pueblo this weekend where last Saturday Katie Till wrapped a nice 400 around the track to give the Tigers a come-from-behind win in the SMR8. Photo by Paul Jaeger.
Yana Brown is one of a trio of returning Discovery Canyon runners who figure to make life difficult for the rest of the Pikes Peak Athletic Conference in 2014. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Zack Retzlaff led a very strong Pueblo West team at the Doherty Spartan Invitational. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Emily Waters approaches the finish, part of the flood of ThunderRidge runners that would dominate the team scoring. Photo by Tim Hilt.
Few people have ever dominated Colorado high school cross country the way Allie McLaughlin did the two years she ran at Air Academy High School.
Jericho Simmons has the top returning cross country time among the Discovery Canyon boys with a 17:00 from last year. Colorado Track XC file photo.
Colorado Springs has been home to a lot of top cross country talent for a long time. Hannah Everson and Bryce Gregoire run in that tradition. Colorado Track XC file photos.
Lindsey Stindt is one of the big reasons that neither Lyons nor Akron may come in as the 2A girls favorite next spring. 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.
Spotted at a meet this week: The season's most egregious violation of the uniform rule.
For the second week in a row, Fountain-Fort Carson's Solyde Bankston took home 100 meter honors for the Trojans. The timing system demons were caught napping this time, so the time counts. 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.
Chiara Del Piccolo, Johanna Reed, and Brandi Krieg gave western slope cross country fans plenty to cheer about last fall. They're all back this fall. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Movin' out... Anna Marshall (far left) of Pueblo West and Emily Husted, Kassie Mazzocco, Shelby Stableford, and Kaitlin Hanenburg of The Classical Academy establish position at the start of the TCA Titan Thunder Invitational.
Salida's Josh Noriega took another step in an already stellar season by winning the 3A Region 2 boys title in 16:31. Photo by Alan Versaw.