November 21, 2008 from press release -- This weekend, high school cross-country athletes from across the Northeast will come together in Wappingers Falls to toe the line in the Nike Cross Nationals (NXN) Northeast regional qualifier for the chance to earn an all-expense paid trip to compete in the NXN national championship.
November 21, 2008 from press release (New York, NY) This year will be the first time in the 30-year history of the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships (FLCC), where three former champions are slated to compete on the same playing field, vying for the title of National Champion.
NXN Athlete of Week Steve Sulkin (IL) and Stefanie Morgan (OH); NXN Team of Week Naperville (IL) and Geneva (IL)
November 21, 2008 by Larry Eder. What a difference a week makes . . . last weekend, York High School Boys, led by the uncompromising Joe Newton, lost by one point at the Illinois State meet, after twenty six victories over the past four decades. Naperville North High school was the culprit.
November 20, 2008 by Larry Eder. Chris Solinsky is one of the new professional athletes in the U.S. His gutty run in the U.S. Olympic Trials at 5,000 meters, while it garnered him fifth in the Trials, it also garnered him the respect of US distance fans.
November 19, 2008 By John Nepolitan - After finishing in second place for the last two years at the Tennessee AAA Championships and the runners that had finished ahead of him were now out of the competition and off to college, it was assumed that Matthew Sonnenfeldt (Knoxville West) would earn gold.
November 18, 2008 - Here is a quick look at Saturday's NCAA Division I Regionals. Current rankings are in ( ). At-large selections, complete team scores, and additional individual results will be included in the final version of this week's issue. The top two teams automatically qualify for the National Championships, which will be held in Terre Haute, Indiana, on Monday, November 24.
November 18, 2008 - Here is a quick look at Saturday's NCAA Division III Regionals. Current rankings are in ( ). At-large selections, complete team scores, and additional individual results will be included in the final version of this week's issue. The top two teams automatically qualify for the National Championships, which will be held on Saturday, November 22, in Hanover,Indiana.
November 17, 2008 by Larry Eder. As part of the build up to the Nike NXN meet, top Nike athletes will be appearing at the regional qualifiers for the NXN. Dathan Ritzenhein [file photo] is coming into his own.
Nike Cross Nationals (NXN), the country's only club team and individual national championship in high school cross country, will showcase the two best cross country clubs and top five individuals (not on qualifying clubs) from nine regions--Heartland, Midwest, Northwest, Southwest, South, Northeast, Southeast, California and New York--as well as four at-large teams.
November 14, 2008 by Larry Eder. Emily Sisson, a two-time cross country champion in the state of Nebraska, just won a third state cross country title---except, it is in Missouri!
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