OVER 1500 pictures posted and many more to come. All boys race videos loaded. 11 video interviews loaded. Girls race videos all coming Monday night.
KINGS PARK – The thing about chasing something intangible is that the chase never ends. Every step is like a climb of a ladder with no end.
KINGS PARK – It was supposed to be decisive. It was supposed to be the kind of race that when the runners staggered across the finish line everyone at least would have an idea who won. Instead coaches scrambled to count places, asked anyone who looked like they were watching and then finally decided to accept the excoriating wait for the official word.
Running at Sunken Meadow State Park, Alex Hatz of Fayetteville-Manlius held off Alex Leuchanka of Shenendehowa for the individual title as both runners dip under 16:00 on the wet and sloppy day, but Shen is too tough for FM, beats them 30-47. FM girls win big as expected, beating Saratoga 22-48 as Courtney Chapman led her FM team with a win over a very deep field.
Photographer Karen Ward takes us through the classic 5K course at Sunken Meadow State Park on Long Island, the site of this Saturday's NYSPHSAA Championships.
Syosset girls win first ever Sectional title in any sport with their AA win at the Section 8 Championships. Results and team champions all listed inside.
Boys and girls rankings - Top Ten overall, all 5 classes, and NYC Power Rankings. Who's too low? Who's too high? Who's was left off? Let us know.
Shen boys take over top spot, FM girls stay where they belong - in #1 spot. New York City overall top ten added this week and will be maintained the rest of the season.
Dan Doherty provides this installment of girls state cross country rankings after Week 2 and Tom Cuffe does the same for the boys.
ArmoryTrack.com NYS Girls Team Rankings make their season debut. Rankings guro Dan Doherty returns with the overall top ten as well as the top 10-20 in each class. Boys rankings have the Top Twenty Five overall for week one and class rankings start next week.