On every Friday, MileSplit US will feature a Q&A interview with a top high school athlete called "Friday Focus". The first edition starts with Sky View (Smithfield, UT) senior Conner Mantz, who won the Bob Firman Invitational last weekend with the fastest 5K time in the country in 14:51.
It was difficult to miss the Albuquerque Academy presence at the front of their own invitational on Friday. Photo by Rod Stanopiewicz.
"Upset City Baby!" as Dick Vitale would say...the US #1 ranked girls team as well as the defending NXN girls champions both go down in the same weekend. This week's Run Junkie HS highlights the best of the September 27th meets.
A quick look at the highlights from the Bob Firman Invitational this past Saturday in Eagle, Idaho through photos.
It was a Davis High School of Utah sweep at the Bob Firman Invitational from the two nationally ranked teams from the same school. Meanwhile, Makena Morley bounced back from her loss last week at the Mountain West Classic in a big way by setting a new course record with her 17:24 5K run.
Meets on Recap this weekend comes via skype with Jimmy from Elon University in North Carolina and B Miles from the Mall of America in Minnesota giving their insight into the top high school cross country meets to watch this September 27th weekend.
Virtual meet preview for the elite girls race at the 2014 Bob Firman Invitational in Idaho on Saturday. MileSplit will be on-site with photo coverage.
Virtual meet preview for the elite boys race at the 2014 Bob Firman Invitational in Idaho on Saturday. MileSplit will be on-site with photo coverage.