How the top five runners and teams from each class did this week.
The state of Kentucky had a meet quite a meet to remember on Saturday at Great American in North Carolina. Three teams finished in the top seven with multiple individuals finishing in the top 20. This meet further shows how much running has changed in Kentucky over the last few years.
CROSS-COUNTRY | Chantilly All-Met Sean McGorty sets meet and course records in winning the boys’ title at Great American Cross-Country Festival. (via Washington Post)
Interview with Paul Limmer - Great American Cross Country Festival associate meet director and the meet director for the NXN Northeast and New York Regional Meets as well as the NXN National Championships.
Jacob Thomson Interview, Assumption Team Interview, and Race Footage from both Championship Races.
Mann's Laura Miller led the Patriots to the Great American invitational second place team finish with an individual win (18:11), 30-seconds ahead of second place. Lexington's Zack Langston finished eighth overall in the race of champions (15:18). The Wildcats finished 11th out of 31 teams.
Highlights of Virginia's performances at the 2012 Great American Cross Country Festival in Cary, North Carolina.
Great American barn-burner in NC! Sean McGorty and Jacob Thomson fly, CBA exerts more dominance. (File photo by Joseph Bond)
With teams ranging from Massachussetts to Florida, this meet always alters the mid-season landscape on a national level.
Once again, a field of nationally-ranked teams gathers for a great weekend of competition at WakeMed Soccer Park.