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  • Brooks Sports Mails Top Athletes ‘Golden Tickets’ Just in Time for the Holidays

    Seattle-based Brooks Sports announced it will host the inaugural Brooks PR Invitational on Sunday, February 27 from 1 – 4 p.m. in Seattle, Washington. Brooks mailed ‘Golden Tickets’ on December 17, to the high schools of those athletes who automatically qualified. more . . .

    - December 24, 2010 - Comment
  • MileSplit XC Super 50 Individuals (Final release)

      Lukas Verzbicas, IL, has clearly established himself as the best high school XC harrier of 2010 with an impressive Nike XC Nationals win in the mud and a dominating win in the sun at the Foot Locker Nationals.  Lukas became the first harrier to win both the NXN and Foot Locker titles in the same year and just the 3rd harrier ever to win 2 Foot Locker titles.  These stats should establish a foundation for considering him as one of the best high school harriers of all-time.  

    - December 15, 2010 - 2 Comments
  • Rapid City Runners Place Well at NXN

    On a day when ‘mud’ was the name of the game, ankle-deep in some places on the course, Tamara Gorman, Rapid City Stevens freshman and Tony Smoragiewicz, Rapid City Central junior managed to maneuver the manmade and natural obstacles on the course to finish well.  More . . . 

    - December 13, 2010 - Comment
  • Vote on who will be the 2010 NXN Champions!

    Participate and vote in our polls on who will win the 2010 Nike Cross Nationals individual and team titles this weekend at Portland Meadows in Oregon. The Fayetteville-Manlius girls are heavy favorites, while American Fork boys appear to be a very slight favorite in most pre-meet predictions and rankings. Meanwhile, Foot Locker Midwest and NXN Midwest champions Lukas Verzbicas (IL) and Allie Woodward (WI) are the top ranked individuals heading into Saturday's national championship race.   NXN Boys Team Poll NXN Girls Team Poll NXN Boys Individual Poll NXN Girls Individual Poll

    Brandon Miles - December 03, 2010 - Comment
  • Nike Cross Nationals Virtual Meet Girls Preview

    A virtual meet preview of the championship girls' race for the 2010 Nike Cross Nationals based on current season best 5K performances in the MileSplit database. No individual qualifiers are included in this virtual meet preview and only runners on the 22 team qualifiers. Any corrections or missing times, please email to bmiles@milesplit.us.

    Brandon Miles - December 01, 2010 - Comment