Boys Returning Rankings On The Cornerstone Courses

Ben Verchick of Union Pines after a big PR at the Jungle Run in 2017 where he finished Runner-Up to John Tatter

There are many courses that host meets throughout the cross country season, but McAlpine, WakeMed and Ivey Redmon are the most commonly run locations throughout the state.  We pulled the top 500 athletes and compared there 2017 seasons best with there best time on the McAlpine, WakeMed and Ivey Redmon courses.

You get some great insight on how competitive the state's going to be on the boys side next fall.  You see Joey Bream holds the fastest PR overall from WakeMed, but you see both Ben Verchick and Nick Scudder holding faster PRs than Bream at Ivey Redmon.  You see similar trends like this all across the top 500 boys rankings.

Joey Bream15:38.3115:38.3116:02.30
Andrew Hammel15:39.0015:39.0015:57.81
Ben Verchick15:40.0015:44.0015:40.0016:01.45
Nickolas Scudder15:41.5316:08.6915:41.5315:51.46
Reed Blackman15:49.1816:36.9715:49.1816:14.38

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