Minnesota High School Cross Country Polls

2017 Coaches' Polls

 

Polls are conducted by the State coaches associations (compiled by Howie Cook, Lake City, Class A Boys and Girls; Dave Emmans, Wayzata, Class AA Girls); and Jamie Kirkpatrick, Edina, Boys Class AA.

Polls released October 9.


Girls' Class AA | Girls' Class A | Boys' Class A


Boys Class AA

 

Teams

 

Rank  Team                   Section Rank  Rank

                                    10/2  9/25

                                     

 

1     Wayzata                  6     1     1

2     Stillwater               4     3     3

3     Edina                    6     2     2

4     Minnetonka               6     4     4

5     White Bear Lake          4     5     5

6     Minneapolis Washburn      6     6     6

7     Eden Prairie             6     7     7

8     Mounds View              5     9     9

9     Sartell-St. Stephen       8     8     8

10    Red Wing                 1     10    11

11    St. Michael-Albertville   5     11    10

12    Hopkins                  6     12    12

 

Individuals

 

Rank  Runner                   Team      Section                  Rank                Rank

                                                           10/2                     9/25

                                                            

1     Acer Iverson, 11         Roseville             4      3                        4

2     Khalid Hussein, 12       Wayzata               6      2                        2

3     Max Manley, 11           Edina                 6      1                        1

4     Adam Wilkinson, 12       Minnetonka            6      4                        3

5     Grant Price, 11          Wayzata               6      5                        5

6     Luke Labatte, 11         Rosemount             3      7                        7

7     Nicholas Scheller,10      Chanhassen            2      --                       --

8     Blake Buysse, 12         Wayzata               6      8                        --

9     Andrew Brandt, 11        Wayzata               6      9                        6

10    Myles Fleming, 12        Henry Sibley           3      12                       10

11    Grant Matthews, 12       Wayzata               6      11                       8

12    Addison Stansbury, 11     Stillwater            4      6                        9

--    Isaac Basten, 11         Buffalo               2      10                       --

--    Tom Breuckman, 12        Andover               7      --                       11

--    Mitchell Tollander       Wayzata               6      --                       12

 


Boys' Class AA | Girls' Class A | Boys' Class A


Girls Class AA

 

Teams

 

Rank  Team                   Section Rank  Rank

                                    10/2  9/25

                                     

 

1     Wayzata                  6     1     1

2     Minnetonka               6     2     2

3     St. Michael-Albertville   5     3     3

4     Edina                    6     4     4

5     Willmar                  2     5     5

6     Mpls Washburn            6     6     6

7     Eden Prairie             6     7     7

8     Marshall                 2     8     9

9     Forest Lake              7     --    --

10    Henry Sibley             3     9     10=

11    Becker                   8     11    12=

12    Stillwater               4     10    10=

--    Roseville                4     12    12=

--    Farmington               1     --    8

 

Individuals

 

Rank  Runner                   Team      Section                  Rank                Rank

                                                           10/2                     9/25

                                                            

1     Emily Covert, 11         Minneapolis Washburn   6      1                        1

2     Sophie Whicher, 12       Minnetonka            6      2                        2

3     Anna Fenske, 9           Farmington            1      3                        3

4     Emma Atkinson, 10        Wayzata               6      4                        4

5     Emily Kompelien, 12       Edina                 6      5                        5

6     Caroline Sasson, 10       Wayzata               6      6                        6

7     Brianne Brewster, 10      Lakeville South        1      7                        7

8     Ali Weimer, 8            St. Michael-Albertvil  5      8                        8

9     Annalise Davis, 11       St. Michael-Albertvil  5      9                        9

10    Liesl Paulsen,10         Eden Prairie           6      10                       10

11    Elizabeth Halbmaier, 12   Minnetonka            6      11                       11

12    Bergen Haag, 8           Roseville             4      --                       --

--    Ingrid Buiceag-Ara, 9     Sartell               8      12                       12

 


Girls' Class AA | Boys' Class AA | Girls' Class A


Boys Class A

 

Teams

 

Rank  Team                   Section Rank  Rank

                                    10/2  9/25

                                     

 

1     Perham                   8     1     1

2     Lac Qui Parle Valley-DB   3     2     2

3     Mankato Loyola/Cleveland  2     3     3

4     Greenwy/Nashwak-Keewatin  7     5     4

5     St. James                2     6     7

6     LaCrescent               1     7     --

7     Nova Classical Acadamy    4     9     6

8     North Shore              7     --    --

9     Mora                     5     8     --

10    Esko                     7     4     5

11    Annandale                5     11    9

12    Jordan                   2     12    8

--    PlainviewElginMillville   1     10    11

--    Staples-Motley           6     --    10

--    Minnehaha Acad.          4     --    12

 

Individuals

 

Rank  Runner                   Team      Section                  Rank                Rank

                                                           10/2                     9/25

                                                            

 

1     Geno Uhrbom, 9           GreenwyNashwakKeewatn  7      1                        1

2     Matt Steiger, 12         La Crescent           1      2                        2

3     Keiser Freetly, 12       Lac Qui Parle Valley   3      3                        3

4     Declan Dahlberg, 12       Mounds Park Academy    4      4                        4

5     Emmett Anderson          Staples-Motley         6      5                        5

6     Lucas Pierson            St. James             2      6                        6

7     Harris Anderson, 10       Math & Science Academ  4      9                        --

8     Owen Keiser, 12          Jordan                2      8                        9

9     Jake Paron, 12           North Shore           7      --                       10

10    Nick Meyer, 12           Wabasha-Kellogg        1      10                       --

11    Jebadiah Merkle, 12       Southwest Christian    4      7                        7

12    Cooper Lennox, 10        Mora                  5      12                       --

--    Mike Kvaal, 10           Lac Qui Parle Valley   3      11                       11

--    Jacob Bright, 10         West Central Area      6      --                       8

      Nathan Runck             Mountain Lake Area     3      --                       12

 


Girls' Class AA | Boys' Class AA | Boys' Class A


Girls Class A

 

Teams

 

Rank  Team                   Section Rank  Rank

                                    10/2  9/25

                                     

 

1     Stewartville             1     1     3

2     Perham                   8     2     2

3     Belle Plaine             2     5     6

4     Annandale                5     4     4

5     Fairmont                 2     3     1

6     Cotter                   1     6     5

7     Howard Lake/Wav/Winst     5     --    --

8     Lake City                1     8     8

9     Lac Qui Parle Valley-DB   3     10    9

10    St. Paul Academy/Summit   4     --    --

11    Luverne Area             3     11    10

12    Mora                     5     9     12

--    Minnehaha Academy        4     7     7

--    West Central Area        6     12    11

 

Individuals

 

Rank  Runner                   Team      Section                  Rank               Rank

                                                           10/2                     9/25

                                                            

1     Grace Ping, 8            Cotter                1      1                        1

2     Tierney Wolfgram, 9       Math & Science Academ  4      2                        3

3     Lauren Ping, 7           Cotter                1      3                        2

4     Ava Hill, 10             Mesabi East           7      4                        4

5     Makenna Thurston, 11      Lcwm/Nicollet          2      5                        5

6     Kailee Malone, 10        Stewartville           1      6                        --

7     Abby Orvis, 12           Stewartville           1      7                        6

8     Natash Sortland          Zumbrota-M/K-W         1      9                        9

9     Grace Mallack            Howard Lake/Waverly/W  5      11                       --

10    Morgan Gehl, 9           Murray County Central  3      8                        8

11    Lexi Bright, 8           West Central Area      6      10                       --

12    Laura Thompson, 8        Fairmont              2      12                       12

--    Marissa Whitehead, 9      Martin County West/Ma  2      --                       7

--    Kristine Kalthoff, 9      Albany                6      --                       10

--    Kayla Christopherson, 11  Austin Pacelli         1      --                       11