Minnesota High School Cross Country Polls

2015 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.

Preseason polls released August 15.


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


 

Teams

 

Rank  Team                     Section    Place

                                          Last

                                          Year

 

1     Edina                      6        --

2     Hopkins                    6        2

3     Wayzata                    6        1

4     Stillwater                 4        3

5     Prior Lake                 3        --

6     Minneapolis Washburn       6        --

7     Shakopee                   2        11

8     Centennial                 5        15

9     St. Michael-Albertville    5        4

11    Bemidji                    8        10

12=   Minnetonka                 6        --

12=   Willmar                    8        --

 

Individuals

 

Rank  Runner                        Team              Section     Place

                                                                  Last

                                                                  Year

 

1     Jaret Carpenter, 12           Wayzata                 6     7

2     Owen Hoeft, 12                Hopkins                 6     11

3     Andrew Sell, 12               Minneapolis Washurn     6     17

4     Jack Manderscheid, 12         Edina                   6     49

5     Micah Mather, 12              St. Paul Highland Park  4     12

6     Nadir Yusuf, 12               Willmar                 8     19

7     Sam Thomas, 12                Edina                   6     27

8     Kyle Rachel, 12               Shakopee                2     37

9     Kevin Dado, 11                Totino Grace            5     48

10    Reed Kurak, 11                Centennial              5     23

11    Seth Eliason, 11              Hopkins                 6     51

12    Hamza Ali, 12                 Minneapolis Washburn    6     25

 


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


Girls Class AA

 

Teams

 

Rank  Team                     Section    Place

                                          Last

                                          Year

 

1     Minnetonka                 6        --

2     Edina                      6        2

3     Wayzata                    6        1

4     Willmar                    8        3

5     Forest Lake                7        7

6     Lakeville South            1        9

7     White Bear Lake            4        15

8     Lakeville North            1        --

9     Shakopee                   2        --

10    Austin                     1        11

11    Duluth East                7        10

12    Marshall                   2        5

13    Mahtomedi                  4        --

14    Centennial                 5        16

15    Roseville                  4        --

16    Mpls Washburn              6        --

17    Andover                    7        --

18    St Michael-Albertville     5        6

19    East Ridge                 3        4

20    Rosemount                  3        --

 

Individuals

 

Rank  Runner                        Team              Section     Place

                                                                  Last

                                                                  Year

 

1     Megan Hasz, 12                Alexandria              8     1

2     Bethany Hasz, 12              Alexandria              8     2

3     Tess Misgen, 11               Shakopee                2     3

4     Emma Benner, 12               Forest Lake             2     4

5     Emily Covert, 9               Mpls Washburn           6     5

6     Annika Lerdall, 11            Wayzata                 6     8

7     Jasmyn Armstrong, 9           Red Wing                1     10

8     Michaela Keller-Miller, 12    Wayzata                 6     11

9     Lauren Peterson, 9            Farmington              1     12

10    Anastasia Korzenowski, 11     Chanhassen              2     13

11    Amanda Mosborg, 11            Edina                   5     14

12    Emma Christensen, 12          Rochester John Marshall 1     15

 


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


Boys Class A

 

Teams

 

Rank  Team                     Section    Place

                                          Last

                                          Year

 

1.    Mora                       5        1

2.    Perham                     8        4

3.    St. Cloud Cathedral        5        7

4.    Lake City                  1        10

5.    Proctor                    7        11

6.    Montevideo                 3        13

7     Minnehaha Acad.            4        12

8.    Trinity of River Ridge.    4        --

9.    Hawley/Ulen-Hitterdahl     8        16

10.   Belle Plaine               2        --

11.   LaCrescent                 1        14

12    Eveleth-Gilbert            7        15

 

Individuals

 

Rank  Runner                        Team              Section     Place

                                                                  Last

                                                                  Year

 

1.    Conor Schank, 12              Howard Lake/Waverly/W   5     4

2.    Kurt Tebeest, 11              Montevideo              3     12

3.    John Hall, 10                 Milaca                  5     11

4.    Noah Moravec, 12              Mora                    5     18

5.    Ben Himmelspach, 12           Ottertail Central       6     20

6.    John Roth, 12                 Lake Crystal WM/N       2     22

7     Carl Kozlowski, 11            Lake City               1     24

8.    Michael Schwinghamer, 11      Mora                    5     31

9.    Josh Sunblad, 12              Fairmont                2     32

10.   Cody Stevens, 12              Proctor                 7     35

11.   Michael Mitchell, 10          Blake                   4     --

12    Matt Steiger. 10              LaCrescent              1     37

 


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


Girls Class A

 

Teams

 

Rank  Team                     Section    Place

                                          Last

                                          Year

 

1.    Annandale                  5        2

2.    Trinity of River Ridge     4        1

3.    Perham                     8        6

4.    Lac Qui Parle Valley-DB    3        5

5.    Holdingford                6        8

6.    Mora                       5        9

7.    St. Paul Academy           4        7

8.    Dover-Eyota                1        11

9.    Park Rapids                8        13

10.   Fairmont                   2        3

11.   Lanesboro/Fillmore Central 1        --

12.   Rochester Lourdes          1        12

 

Individuals

 

Rank  Runner                        Team              Section     Place

                                                                  Last

                                                                  Year

 

1.    Madison Schandelmeier, 11     Luverne Area            3     2

2.    Anna Donnay, 11               Eden Valley-Watkins/K   6     3

3.    Beth Stevermer, 10            United South Central    2     7

4.    Elizabeth Schlafke, 12        Annandale               5     9

5.    Grace Ennis, 11               Trinity of River Ridge  4     11

6.    Emily Kasper, 10              Annandale               5     12

7.    Gabi Ferrell, 10              Luverne Area            3     13

8.    Ellie Morgan, 10              Frazee                  8     14

9.    Ellysa Peterson, 11           Greenway/N-K            7     15

10.   Morgan Richter, 8             Breck                   4     69

11.   Jessica Scheer, 10            Annandale               5     16

12.   Kayla Christopherson, 9       Austin Pacelli          1     20