Sophia Mena subdued the resistance for second before taking on the challenge of the lead.
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The Classical Academy's Rhys Ryba is the top returner in the state in the shot.
The Classical Academy's Erika Willis is the defending state champion in the pole vault, and the clear favorite to claim this year's ttle.
Andrew King beats Levi Chambers and Christian Fagerlin to the finish line in 3A Region 4.
Chloe Veilleux hit a major milestone in her career by taking the individual title at the Chris Severy Invitational. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
Harrison's Marquez Boykin took the 4A boys high jump at 6-4, assuring his spot in the state field. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Matthew Roberds fends off the pursuit on the back side of the first circuit of the Fountain-Fort Carson course. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Alana and Sandra Dillinger figure as a sister tandem at the front of Woodland Park cross country this fall. Photo by Alan Versaw.
If Canon City is to make an upward move this fall, Jamison Smith looks to be the guy to key that step forward. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Kahlil James left an impression here in Colorado as a high school jumper. He heads to Chadron State to try to do more of the same as a collegiate jumper. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Mesa Ridge's Elijah Gilbert got out to a strong start in the 100 and rode it to first place. Photo by Alan Versaw.
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.
Isabelle Kennedy was the star of the show running in her high school's own backyard. Photo by Ashley Green.
Sam Baca returns next year for Thompson Valley and figures to be among the top throwers in 4A. Photo by Alan Versaw.
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.