The Warrior Lincoln Park Classic brought some of the state's fastest times.
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You can go to a lot of cross country races and not see a finish as good as this one.
Durango's Abby Scott will be a vital piece to her team's run at claiming the Southwestern League title.
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.
Ivory Espinoza added to her growing collection of meet titles with a win at the Anna Banana.
Elsie Wilkens steps into the world of high school cross country on Saturday after an impressive track debut season last spring.
Everyone knows about Montrose's distance presence, but Sam Distel gives the Indians a substantial presence in the rings as well.
Lizzy Harding led the Battle Mountain charge last week at St. Vrain. She and her Husky teammates come in as the favorites this weekend. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Ro Paschal and Jack Rubalcave ran away from everyone and everything, including their own PRs, in the Tiger 3200. Photo by David Pressgrove.
Selena Hernandez tore apart the 100 hurdles field at Friday's Phil Wertman, just one of a long list of highlights for the Moffat County girls. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
David Moenning held a narrow lead in the 800 with about 200 meters to go, but it would be Nolan Pflug who would make the final push for the event title. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Brandon Pappas outduels Dakota Cleveland of New Mexico to the finish line on Saturday night. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Sargent's Makayla Garcia ran to the individual title at the Eric Wolff Invitational on Friday. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
The Pagosa Springs girls were back at it with a dominating win at the Chicken Creek Challenge on Saturday. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
At one mile, the chase pack that would undo the title hopes of Palisade's Brier Youngfleish had already formed. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
The Moffat County boys have come out strong enough this season to find their way into the 3A rankings following a long absence. They'll be looking to improve their standing this weekend. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Kyra Hanson picked up her debut high school meet title this weekend at Platte Valley. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
Durango's Abby Scott ran her way to a meet title in her hometown on Friday night. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
Fruita Monument and Grand Junction staged a tight battle for team honors at Central's home meet, with Dalton Haraway and Jed Wilson battling here for position. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
In a roster full of capable Durango Demons, Benjamin Lachelt is one of the best. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Sarah Smagacz' 2014 cross country campaign assures us she is ready for a bigger role as a junior this fall. Photo by Alan Versaw.
When Jordyn Colter has been out of the lineup this fall, Devon Peterson has taken over the reins of leadership very nicely. Photo by Ashley Green.
Aubrey Till cruises to a win at her home invitational on Thursday. Photo by Joel Hawkins.
You can find the eventual champion here in the early stages of the boys race at the Anna Banana Memorial, but you have to know who you're looking for. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Despite what the arrow might suggest, Mykayla Music was headed fast in the direction of the finish at this point. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Probably the worst draw on the entire starting line. Photo by Jeff McCoy.
Jared Leblow and Zach Walsh made a decisive early break from the boys field. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
If you're looking for the most dangerous runner in the region who may not already be on your radar screen, Lillian Markusch is one to consider. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
Cherokee Trail's Duncan Barnhill enjoyed a promising junior year and figures to be leading the Cougars in cross country this fall. Colorado Track XC file photo.
Montrose freshman Ian Meek sets up shop on Greg Eccher's outside shoulder early in the 1600. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Austin Williams winds up for another big mark in the shot put. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Paonia's Jeramiah Hillman (left) paces up front with Dustin Ownbey and Gino Giovagnoli on the first lap of the boys 800. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Bryanna Music of Delta won the shot put with her third consecutive meet of throwing over 40 feet. Photo by David Pressgrove.
Andy Bowles clears the bar at 6-9, a mark which currently leads the entire state. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Chuck Bisbee won't have to learn many new training trails at Colorado Mesa University. Photo by Paul Jaeger.
Emily Wolff left everyone behind in route to the 5A Region 1 girls title. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
If you were figuring on the Arvada West girls rolling over and playing dead for the Jeffco 5A title, you'd be sadly mistaken about that. Photo by Della Moore.
Jake Erickson leads Grand Junction's Greg Eccher and Telluride's Jack Plantz through early stages of the Anna Banana boys varsity race. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Greg Eccher paces with Jake Erickson for a few moments before taking over at his home invitational. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Carson Hume and Eric Hamer went quickly to the front of the Joe Vigil high school boys race--and stayed there. Photo by Eric Flores.
Olathe's Freddie Ramirez races to a second-place finish and a new school record at the Grand Junction Central Invitational on Friday. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Cherry Creek's boys are loaded this fall, and Shane Rhodes is the Bruins' top returning runner. Photo by Paul Jaeger.
Alicia Nelson, this year DII Steeplechase champion, is a graduate of Moffat County High School. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Presumably, any underlayer issues evident in this photo will be fixed in time for regionals as a solid Regis Jesuit girls team tries to nail down a slot to state. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Rangely's William Scoggins very nearly became the newest member of the sub-16 club on Saturday. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Greg Eccher and Cassie Ahrens claimed the individual titles at Friday's Grand Junction Cross Country Invitational. Photos by Michele Bisbee.
Chuck Bisbee will be representing Colorado in the IB 2000 Meter Steeplechase in the National Junior Olympic meet in Baltimore later this month. Contributed photo. Free content.
Durango's Shannon Maloney strides away from the field to win the 400 in 58.94. Photo by Michele Bisbee.
Kiah Leonard, Mercy Bowen, Betzabeth Garcia, Victoria Milano, and Birdie Hutton stake out an early lead at the Wiggins Invitational. In the end, Hutton would lead them all. Photo by Mario Garcia.
A lone runner (who may be Evan Fortney--the form looks like his--but I'm not certain about that) negotiates the trails of the Pat Amato Classic on Friday. Photo by Cliff Jurgens.
It isn't exactly the Aspen Ski Area, but it's close. After a lung-busting climb, the competitors at the Chris Severy Invitational get to jar their bones on a relentless descent over uneven terrain. Photo by Matt Scoggins.
Monarch's girls and a few bold enough to run with them pass under the shade of an enormous tree at Saturday's Pat Patten Invitational in Boulder. Photo by Jeff McCoy.
Fruita Monument's Kyler Brown made the four-hour trip over from west of Grand Junction to win the Aurora Invitational. Photo by Jeff McCoy.
It was a sea of red and black at the start of the Eagle Valley Invitational. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Rikki Gonzales has won a few races before, but probably none as big as the 5A title at the Lori Fitzgerald Invitational. Photo by Alan Versaw
In one season of cross country, Adrian Lovato and Haydyn Pike get to see more of Colorado than most of us do in a decade. Colorado Track XC file photos.
If you've been ignoring Stephen Rice and Peak to Peak, you'll want to stop doing that very soon. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Palmer Ridge's Spencer Wenck ran away from the 4A field on Saturday and posted the top boys' time of opening weekend. 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.
Rikki Gonzales of Rangeview posted a 15-second victory at Friday's Dave Sanders Invitational. Photo by Cliff Jurgens.
Broomfield's Jill Carlson took home top honors at the Arvada West Invitational on Friday. Photo by Cliff Jurgens.
From left to right, several of the top girls from the western slope, Katrina Selsor (Glenwood), Chiara Del Piccolo (Basalt), Brandi Krieg (Grand Valley), Holly Keeper (Rifle), and Nettie Stenstadvold (Basalt) from last month's Glenwood Invite (photo courtesy of Diane Krieg).
In what has become an annual rite of passage, runners negotiate the water crossing at the Prairie View Invitational (photo by Bill Stahl).
Green Mountain's Andi Carpenter (above, photo contributed by Clint Boston), one of the athletes to watch at Friday's John Martin Invitational.
Santino Apodaca, winner of the Division 2 race at Friday's Kadet Invitational, is key to Rocky Ford's hopes for a repeat state championship.
Boulder's Kelsey Lakowske was one of four girls to finish sub-19 at the St. Vrain Invitational on Saturday. Lakowske's finishing time was 18:52.