NY State Champs winners table, results Nov 8, 2008

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.

Sunken Meadow Photo Tour Nov 3, 2008

Photographer Karen Ward takes us throough Sunken Meadow's 5K course to preview the 2008 NYSPHSAA Championships.

Shen survives FM, Hatz outduels Leuchanka Nov 8, 2008

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.

NYS Team Rankings - Week 1 Sep 14, 2008 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.

New York State Rankings - Week 7 Oct 26, 2008

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.

NY State Rankings - Week 4 10/05/08 Oct 5, 2008

 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.

2008 NYSPHSAA Boys AA Race Nov 9, 2008

Shenendehowa boys top Fayetteville-Manlius. Alex Hatz over Alex Leuchanka, from Sunken Meadow State Park.

NYS Team Rankings Week 2 Sep 21, 2008

Dan Doherty provides this installment of girls state cross country rankings after Week 2 and Tom Cuffe does the same for the boys.

Shelby Greany (Suffern, NY) Nov 10, 2008

Suffern senior Shelby Greany, one of the most accomplished runners in NYS history, talks with Christopher Hunt about the Class AA race, where she finished 2nd.

Burnt Hills XC Girls Nov 10, 2008

Burnt Hills-Balston Lake 4th and 56th runners Riley Wilk and Alyssa Drapeau. Burnt Hills won the NYS Class A State title.

2008 NYSPHSAA Boys B Nov 9, 2008

HFL upsets SWR for team title as Chris Stogsdill of Marcellus holds off deep field to win.

NYSPHSAA Boys C Race Nov 9, 2008

Newark Valley edges Holland Patent by one point as Max Straneva of Chenango Valley dominate the races.

Tori Flannery (Bronxville, NY) Nov 10, 2008

Bronxville, NY senior Tori Flannery talks about their up and down season and winning the Class C state tiel, their 7th in school history.

NYSPHSAA Girls AA Race Nov 10, 2008

Defending US Champions Fayetteville-Manlius takes on Saratoga Springs as FM's Courtney Chapman beats a tough field.

NYSPHSAA Girls A Race Nov 10, 2008

Burnt Hills girls win the title as Emily Lipari (Roslyn) sits back and kicks late for the win.

Alex Deir (HFL) Nov 9, 2008

NY State Class B runner-up and member of the team champions, Deir talks with's Christopher Hunt

NYSPHSAA Girls B Race Nov 10, 2008

East Aurora girls run great to win another state title. Breena Symoniak wins the individual title.

NYSPHSAA Girls C Race Nov 11, 2008

Bronxville and Rhinebeck stage a great battle that Bronxville wins by 4 points. Erin Cawley wins big.

2008 NYSPHSAA Boys A Race Nov 9, 2008

Burnt Hills boys pull out the win as Joe Whelan of Hamburg destroys the field for the individual crown. From Sunken Meadow State Park.