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Virtual Meet: Doug Conley Irv Girabaldi Sep 22, 2017

Several of the top-ranked schools around the State will toe the line this Saturday for the Doug Conley Invitational in Tempe. Check out our meet preview for the competition here.

Sun Angel Classic Finals Meet Recap Irv Girabaldi Apr 12, 2017

The Sun Angel Classic Finals for the High School races were held on Saturday afternoon with top tier performances from Arizona athletes along with the opportunity to see Premier races from some of the best in the World.

Southwest Region in Review: September 1 - 3 Alan Versaw Sep 5, 2016

While we've been waiting to see the real Mountain Vista team, Monarch gave some proof they will be heard from this season. Here, Charlie Perry forms the middle of a 2-3-4 finish for Monarch at Centaurus on Saturday. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Busting the Rust Feb 9, 2015

Two indoor meets and the USA Cross Country Championships. Read how the local athletes performed.

Doug Conley Virtual Meet Margot Kelly Sep 26, 2014

The list of teams were taken from the Doug Conley website.  Not sure if it is accurate but just for fun.......these would be the results based on the athletes fastest time.

A first look at NXR-SW girls Alan Versaw Jul 19, 2014

Many of the early leaders of last year's field have graduated, but that doesn't translate into a race that's any less competitive this year. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.

AZ 2013 Watch List - Allyson Girard Margot Kelly Nov 2, 2013

The 2013 Cross Country Arizona Watch List series continues.   As the season gets underway new athletes will be added to the list.   This is the last Watch List I have.  If you have sent me your watch list and it has not yet posted, I probably did not get it.  Please resend.  I am also waiting for about 10 athletes to get their Q and A's in.  Please send before the season if over!!!

Twilight Invitational - Ready - Set - Glow! Margot Kelly Oct 4, 2013

The festive atmosphere of the Desert Twilight Invitational has become a meet favorite of most runners in Arizona.  Not only do they get to dance after their races but they also get to sleep in on Saturday morning instead of getting up early to beat the heat for a long run.

David Graham's 800-meter win highlights Sun Angel Classic Apr 11, 2012

David Graham's 800-meter win highlights Sun Angel Classic, Some of David Graham's worst 800-meter races came at Arizona State's Sun Angel Stadium. That was until Saturday, when the Gilbert Highland senior started fast and ended faster, setting a Sun Angel Classic high school record. (via azcentral.com)

NXN-SW, The Week in Review Alan Versaw Sep 28, 2011

When you start looking at the top talent in Arizona, it's hard to miss Carter Macey and his Desert Vista teammates. And, although they took this past weekend off, they are taking the desert by storm. Photo by Margot Kelly.

NXN-SW: Raising the Ante Alan Versaw Oct 3, 2010

Rio Rancho's Caleb Rubalcaba had the weekend off, but has been running the competition ragged in New Mexico this fall. Photo contributed by Sal Gonzales.

Jessica Tonn Wins 4th George Young Invitational Title Sep 19, 2009

  Jessica Tonn (Sr, Xavier College Prep, pictured right) wins her 4th consecutive George Young title.  "I felt really good during the race and I am happy with my finish," said Tonn after her win.                      

Weekend Highlights For April 25th Apr 30, 2009

It was the last big weekend to qualify for state and many athletes were taking a shot at it but the wind was just not cooperating.  Some were even competing in two different meets the same weekend. Photo:  Davonte Neal (Fr., Cesar Chavez) at the Freshman Showcase

Arizona State Meet - Girls Preview Nov 7, 2008

 1A - 2A   Junior Andrea Klimowski from Northland Prep is the clear favorite in the Division 1A-2A State Meet this Saturday.  Some highlights from Klimowski's season include, 2nd at the Blue Ridge-Shane Morris Inviteand 6th at the Four Corners Invitational.  Klimowski also led her team to a 9th place finish at the Mt. Sac Invitational in California two weeks ago.  Klimowski may get some competition from teammate Corrie Bain(So.) who took 5th at the Blue Ridge-Shane Morris Invite.  Other contenders for the title could be FreshmanBrittany Little (Hopi) and Sophomore Caitlyn Mains (Northwest Christian).  Little finished 4th at the Hopi Invite,6th at the Jack Boehle Memorial, 7th at Ojo Rojo and 9th at the Blue Ridge-Shane Morris Invite.  Mains won the Tempe Prep Invitational and finished second at Phoenix Country Day School Invite.

Tonn Wins Second Doug Conley Championship Sep 30, 2008

TEMPE, AZ - The prestigious Doug Conley Invitational is viewed by many to be the best competition in the state.  Unlike the State Meet, which has one winner per class, the Conley Invite has only one Individual male and female champion.  Named after Douglas Lee Conley, a well known coach at Tempe High School who coached several men's teams to US rankings including the 1973 boys US#2 team, the meet concentrates on the varsity team philosopy with the top 20 teams in the state, regardless of class, competing for the team title.    Jessica Tonn crossing the finish line at the Doug Conley Invitational at Kiwanis Park    

George Young Invitational Highlights Sep 23, 2008

  SCOTTSDALE, AZ - The heat and the high humidity did not hinder performances at the George Young Invitational as the steam appeared to rise from the grass at the Sanctuary Golf Course in Scottsdale.  The first event of the day was the boys varsity race as Sophomore, Jorge Martinez from Alhambra took the lead at the half mile mark and held it until the finish. Top 10 girls at the George Young Invitaional

Top Performers Of The Week! Sept. 13 Sep 21, 2008

The second week of the 2008 Cross Country Season had some great performances!  We did not get all of the results until late in the week so this weeks top performances are a little late but we did not want to leave it out! REAL MEN WEAR PINK! The Glendale High School Cross Country Team, enjoyed the day in pink T-Shirts, as they cheered on teammates and other runners! Just watching them would put a smile on anyones face!!!

Smith and Kieser, Fastest Times at Chandler Invitational Sep 16, 2008

  John Winfred from Ironwood Ridge led the day with the first win for the boys at the Chandler Invitational at Tumbleweed Park in Chandler. Winfred's time of 16:56 in the Freshman race was 13 seconds faster than 2nd place Manuel Aguilar from Highland.  In the same race Taylor DelaVega from Perry placed first for the girls in a time of 19:30, a minute faster than Tuba City's Allissa Dallas.   (Photo: Cody Smith of Shadow Mountain)

Weekend Highlights - Queen Creek Invitational and Sun Angel Classic Apr 19, 2008

While some of the top Arizona athletes headed to California for the Arcadia Invitational, a few stayed home to compete in the Queen Creek Invitational on Friday evening and the Sun Angel Classic on Saturday. On the girls side at the Queen Creek Invite, teammates Mariah Bowers (junior pictured far left) and Ashley Workman (sophomore pictured right) of Queen Creek ran the 800 side by side until the final meters where Bowers stepped over the finish line just .09 ahead of Workman with a time of 2:22.03. For more photos of this event click here