For most of the first mile, the boys race was leadership by committee. The committee would start to dwindle soon thereafter.
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Elizabeth Reyes and Cora Cannedy had the lead entirely to themselves from a very early stage of the Joe Vigil high school girls race. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Alamosa High School's new track and field facility is set to host a middle school state championship meet. Contributed photo.
The high school boys race gets underway under the shade of the abundant cottonwoods at Alamosa's Cattails Golf Course. Photo by Eric Flores.
Midway through the race, Allie Chipman and Quinn McConnell battle for the lead. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Tyler Scholl and Andrew King went at it hammer-and-tongs for most of the race before King finally moved ahead to stay. Photo by Karl Fortney.