XC Top Ten Countdown: Girls' Individual Honorable Mentions

Take a look at the honorable mentions on the girls' individual pre-season countdown. The top ten list for this one was tight! There was a three-way tie for spot No. 10. Maintaining top ten status this season will take a full season of consistency and production.

2022 North Carolina XC Countdown

Honorable Mentions:

Kasey Cone - Charlotte Country Day School

-Two-time defending NCISAA 4A XC state champion

-Runner-up in the 3,200m at NCISAA DI Outdoor State Meet

-NC No. 18 in the 3,200m amongst returners on the track

-NC No. 10 amongst returners in XC

Joiner Evans - Mount Tabor

-NC No. 9 amongst XC returners

-3rd in 3,200m at NCHSAA 4A Outdoor State Meet

-8th in 3,200m at NCHSAA 4A Indoor State Meet

Madeline Stolberg - Lake Norman

-NC No. 9 amongst returners in the 1,600m/mile

-4th in the 800m at the NCHSAA 4A State Meet

Arizona Blankenship - Swain County

-Defending NCHSAA 1A XC State Champion

-3rd at NCHSAA 1A/2A Indoor 3,200m and 2nd in 1,600m

-Runner-up in the 800m, 1,600m and 3,200m at the NCHSAA 1A Outdoor State Meet

Morgan Boonshaft - Providence Day School

-Missed 2021-22 seasons due to injury

-2021 NCISAA DI 1,600m and 3,200m State Champion as a freshman