The Centennial girls cross country team is a dominant force.
Basic's boys cross country had four of the top six finishers, including race winner Steven Birch, on its way to victory in a Southeast League meet at Foothill on Wednesday.
Dominic Roberts won a 3.1-mile race in 17 minutes, 24.4 seconds on Tuesday to lead Centennial to a narrow victory in a Northwest League meet at Floyd Lamb Park.
SOUTHERN NEVADA CROSS COUNTRY COACHES POLLS
Palo Verde's girls cross country team isn't ready to concede a state title to rival Centennial this season.
To say Green Valley's first-year cross country coach, Bud Beam, has some huge shoes to fill after the death of longtime coach Blaine Thompson is an understatement.
Nathan Cromwell won a 2.5-mile race in 14 minutes, 14.1 seconds Wednesday to help Coronado's boys cross country team to victory in a six-team meet at Foothill.
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Marcus Vellinga, who finished 26th in last year's Division I-A Southern Region meet, leads a list of three returnees for the Desert Shields.
A preseason ranking of this year's cross country teams
Head coach: Duane Graham said his team is a young group and he expects to be competitive this year