Katie Hurst is best known for her high jump prowess, but she is also the best returning long and triple jumper in the section.
Can Oaks Christian win the girls' title if Hannah Wilson only runs one event at the CIF-SS Division Finals?
Cristian Moore leads the 100 and 200 lists. Who else makes the top 15 in each returning individual event?
How did the top athletes in the Class of 2021 do during the track and field season last spring? Check out these top-200 rankings for each event.
Randolph Ross and Khaleb McRae are back to battle for the 400 title, just one of the eight invitation-only events that are loaded with multi-state talent!
How did the top athletes in the Class of 2020 do during the track and field season last spring? Check out these top-200 rankings for each event.
How did the top athletes in the Class of 2019 do during the track and field season last spring? Check out these top-200 rankings for each event.
Thanks to the efforts of one of the state's long-time coaches and historians there will be permanent recognition for athletes, coaches, officials, and media members.
NCRunners is happy to announce our 7 meets for the 2019 Outdoor Season!
Vista Murrieta made the D1 race (and the overall final rankings) closer than we expected at the start of the season - and they weren't the only ones! Was it enough to claim the top spot?
The top spot is clear, but the remaining choices were often difficult. Which teams were the most impressive this fall?
Joshua Brockman is one of several nationally-ranked NC athletes hoping to defend home turf against top competition from SC, FL, GA, and TN.
Forget about "future stars" - the Class of 2020 is loaded with runners that are ALREADY nationally known, and we get to witness their brilliance for one more season.
These polls include state champions and developing future stars - which Class of 2021 athletes will you vote for?
Which newcomers grabbed your attention the most this fall? Let us know with your votes between now and New Year's!
Great Oak may have lost three of their top 7 runners from this year's state meet, but the database still predicts them to be the top team in 2019.
St. Francis has a tremendous group returning for 2018, perhaps enough to contend for the state title.
Corie Smith was unable to compete at the state meet, which means she carries serious unfinished business into the 2019 season. How good will her Bears team be?
Miranda Schriver is the fastest individual returner in the section, but does the database predict her team will be in the top spot as well?
It's hard to believe that Colin Peattie will be back for two more cross country seasons - and it's exciting to think how much he could improve!
What a freshman year for Tiani Goeson! See where she ranks among all returners, plus the projected best teams for next fall, inside!
Can Oakland Tech's boys team rise to the top of the section the way their female counterparts have?
Poway returns a load of talent, but will it be enough to end the dominance of a La Costa Canyon squad that loses the Stanford brothers?
Despite losing #1 runner Britta Bundy, Chico will challenge for the section title in 2019 on the strength of four freshman that got extensive varsity experience this fall.
Christopher Middleton-Pearson is the top returner in the section, but the team battle may be more wide open than in recent years.
Is anyone withing striking range of stopping the Lowell train, or will 2019 be another year of Cardinal domination?
The database says we should watch out for Saugus next year - who else grades out well when you remove the seniors?
With Mateo Joseph and Gabriel Abbas leading the way (not to mention Chris Verdugo), the Wolfpack could be even stronger next year.
Tori Gaitan ruled California this year, and she'll be back for another year to try to top her own heroics.