With young talent like Gabriel Abbes already running in their top 7, Great Oak could take on anyone in a 9th- and 10th-grade race.
California Track & Field and Cross Country News
The ascendance of tremendous track and XC programs like Great Oak, Vista Murrieta, and Eleanor Roosevelt has made this part of the Southern Section a hotbed of competitive running.
Take a quick look at the teams entered in the sweepstakes races, and click through to the full report to customize!
With top individual talent and teams that can contend for state titles, you can expect some tremendous races this weekend in Silverado.
The "other" big Woodward Park invitational kicks off Friday afternoon, and it's gives many more teams the opportunity to shine. Check out the leading contenders like Moises Medrano. Daniel Casarez photo.
The best talent in Orange County always brings their best effort for one of the most intense and competitive county meets you'll ever see!
The MileSplit LIVE crew breaks down their picks for who would make an NXN wildcard right now
Our first version of subjective section rankings with the help of plenty of SJS coaches.
Dublin certainly showed enough to move up in the team rankings - but how far did they climb?
(Photo by Juan Carlo/Ventura County Star)
We'll be on-site at 4 meets this weekend, bringing you photos and videos of some very competitive races!
We've got the top 500 freshman boys and girls ranked using both 3 Mile and 5K times!
(Photo courtesy of Mayfield Senior School) Mayfield has been a pleasant surprise as a team, and super frosh Audrey Suarez is a big part of their impressive start to the season.
There's another Opsahl out there! Eli's brother Simon is already distinguishing himself against varsity competition.
Makayla Browne (J.W. North) has already shown that she can go toe-to-toe with some of the best juniors and seniors in SoCal and hold her own.
We never know which young runners will develop into tomorrow's stars, but the pool of talent in California right now is VERY deep.
The legendary Nordhoff coach gave a detailed interview to Albert Caruana back in 2011 regarding his mentors and his coaching philosophy.
Akemi Von Scherr rolled at the Central Park Invitational, but was it enough to earn your vote?
Mari Friedman continues to impress, and we can't wait to see her race top competition from around the state.
Elias Opsahl won big, breaking 15 for the 5K in the process; Akemi Von Scherr also put up a big time on the girls' side.
We've got photos from both championship races, plus all the other action Saturday at Woodward Park!
With all 5 varsity races together, we can score 139 teams into one giant virtual meet!
Our virtual meet tool lets us go 142 scoring teams and 999 individuals deep while comparing the best from all 5 races at Woodward Park today!
We use our XC Team Scores rankings to find the teams with the best 8-14 runners in the state!
Clovis may be the feature meet this weekend but plenty of talent will race tomorrow at the Crystal Springs Invitational.
For your statistical enjoyment this evening, a custom comparison of the individuals and teams in Saturday's meet at Woodward Park.
The Foot Locker Champ has returned!
Every week through the end of cross country season, we will feature one of California's Coaching Legends - a past or present figure that has shaped the sport in the Golden State.
The Malibu junior crushed the course and meet record at the Lake Casitas Twilight Invitational, showing that her late start was nothing to be alarmed about.
Tori Gaitan has had a very strong early season, assuming the #1 role for the next incarnation of the Great Oak Wolfpack.