NCRunners Staff State Meet Predictions

NCRunners editor Tommy DeLaunay, MileSplit VA editor Nolan Jez, and NCRunners contributor Kaitlyn St. Hilaire make their predictions for the NCHSAA Cross Country State Championship!

Good luck to everyone racing tomorrow as it should be an excellent day for North Carolina distance running!

Team Champion Predictions

Tommy DeLaunayNolan JezKaitlyn St. Hilaire
1A Boys Murphy

Lincoln Charter

Lincoln Charter  

1A GirlsThomas Jefferson ClassicalResearch TriangleThomas Jefferson Classical
2A BoysNorth LincolnCroatanNorth Lincoln
2A GirlsNorth LincolnNorth LincolnNorth Lincoln
3A BoysChapel HillWeddingtonWeddington
3A GirlsWeddingtonWeddingtonCuthbertson
4A BoysHoggard-----Cary
4A GirlsHoggardHoggardHoggard

Individual Champion Predictions

Tommy DeLaunayNolan JezKaitlyn St. Hilaire
1A Boys Aaron RovnakAaron RovnakAaron Rovnak
1A GirlsLauren TolbertHazel PasleyHazel Pasley
2A BoysElliott KlecknerElliott KlecknerElliott Kleckner
2A GirlsAngie AllenAngie AllenAngie Allen
3A BoysMax ReisingerRyan MotondoRyan Motondo
3A GirlsKaitlyn ObremskiSierra CollinsMadeline Hill
4A BoysMurphy SmithWesley HawsMurphy Smith
4A GirlsCarmen AlderCarmen AlderCarmen Alder

Bonus Predictions From Tommy:

Fastest Boy's Time: 15:22

Fastest Girl's Time: 16:59 (Course Record is 17:11)

At least two individuals will win a state title from the first section 

We have one tie for a team championship that is broken by the 6th runner

Due to COVID-19 Millbrook will not be running in the NCHSAA state meet.