The Wayzata boys' cross country team is ranked #15 in the nation in the recently released Harrier magazine preseason high school cross county rankings.
The 2009 MSHSL Class AA runners-up are the top-ranked Minnesota squad in the poll.
Eden Prairie, the Class AA state champion last year, is ranked #20.
Indiana's Columbus North High School is ranked #1 in national poll.
No Minnesota girls' teams are currently ranked. Four-time NXN champions Fayetteville-Manlius High School of New York is the #1-ranked girls' team.
The Wayzata and Eden Prairie boys are ranked #1 and #2, respectively, in the Nike Cross Nationals Heartland Region rankings.
Last year, the Eden Prairie boys ended the season ranked #14 in the Harrier national rankings; Wayzata finished #16.
The Elk River girls' team was the #25 team nationally at the end of 2009.
Find the full rankings HERE on the Run Blog Run web-site.