HS Cross Country; First Rankings Released

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director:

The first Iowa Association of Track Coaches’ rankings have been released. Here is a look at the number one’s and listening area teams’ in the top 15 in each class:

Class 4A Boys

1. Cedar Rapids Prairie, 4. Linn-Mar, 8. Dubuque Hempstead, 15. Dubuque Senior.

Class 3A Boys

1. Gilbert, 4. Dubuque Wahlert, 6. Mount Vernon-Lisbon, 7. Center Point-Urbana

Class 2A Boys

1. Unity Christian, 2. Monticello, 15. Cascade.

Class 1A Boy

1. West Fork, 7. South Winneshiek

Class 4A Girls

1. Ames,  5. Linn-Mar, 13. Cedar Rapids Kennedy 15. Dubuque Senior.

Class 3A Girls

1. Decorah, 3. Mount Vernon-Lisbon, 13. Cedar Rapids Xavier

Class 2A Girls

1. Unity Christian, 2. Cascade, 4. Monticello,  6. North Fayette Valley

Class 1A Girls

1. Pekin, 3. Elkader Central, 4. South Winneshiek, 5. North Linn

The competition season for most area teams will get underway this coming Tuesday afternoon with the first scheduled meets.