Monday, October 15, 2018

Minnesota Coaches Association Boys' AA Cross Country Rankings


Week 7 (released 10/15/2018)
 Teams:
 1              Edina
2              Wayzata
3              Mounds View
4              Stillwater
5              Eden Prairie
6              Red Wing
7              St Paul Highland Park
8              White Bear Lake
9              Buffalo
10           Eastview
11           Hopkins
12           Minnetonka
 Other Teams receiving votes:
Rosemount

Individuals:
 1              Max Manley, Edina
2              Andrew Brandt, Wayzata
3              Addison Stansbury, Stillwater
4              Luke Labatte, Rosemount
5              Nicholas Scheller, Chanhassen
6              Acer Iverson, Roseville
7              Caleb Haugland, Minneapolis Washburn
8              Austin Streit, Mounds View
9              Isaac Basten, Buffalo
10           Willem Gokemeijer, Edina
11           Oliver Paleen, St Paul Highland Park
12           Eli Hoeft, Hopkins
Other Athletes receiving votes:

2018 Girls' AA Cross Country Rankings

 10/15/2018
Treams:
1 Wayzata                                                                                                                  
2 St Michael Albertville          
3 Edina                                                                        
4 Eden Prairie                                    
5 Farmington                         
6 Stillwater                             
7 Andover                               
8 Forest Lake                          
9 Marshall                              
10 Mpls Washburn     
11 White Bear Lake
12 Rosemount                        
 Honorable Mention:  Willmar, Lakeville South, St. Louis Park, Waseca, Waconia                                          

Individuals:
1       Emily Covert, 12, Mpls Washburn                                            
2       Lauren Peterson, 12, Farmington              
3       Brianne Brewster, 11, Lakeville South                                                     
4       Emma Atkinson, 11, Wayzata                                                                                               
5       Grace Dickel, 12, Mpls Washburn              
6       Ali Weimer, 9, St Michael Albertville        
7       Liesl Paulsen 11, Eden Prairie                   
8       Molly Moening, 9, St Paul Highland Park  
9       Analee Weaver, 10, Stillwater    
10     Anna Fenske, 10, Farmington                   
11     Avery Braunhauser 8 Stillwater                
12     Abbey Nechanicky 8 Wayzata    
                                             
Honorable Mention:  Meghan Pierson, 10 Chanhassen High School, Josephine Moseby, 9, St Louis Park, Daisy Islas 7, Rosemount, Macy Iyer, 9, Edina, Caroline Sassan, 11, Wayzata, Ingrid Buiceag-arama 10 Sartell, Cheresa Bouley, 12, Zimmerman

Sunday, October 14, 2018

STATE CROSS COUNTRY COACHES’ ASSOCIATION CLASS A RANKINGS



Oct. 15, 2018         
                                  
BOYS’ TEAMS:                           INDIVIDUALS:
 1.       Perham                                    Geno Uhrbom              Greenway/NK
2.       West Central Area                     Harris Anderson Math&Science Acad.
3.       Staples-Motley                        Emmett Anderson      Staples-Motley
4.       Lac Qui Parle Valley                Brandon O’Hara                     Perham
5.       Nova Classic Academy             Cooper Lennox                        Mora
6.       St. James Area                        Cameron Stocke                    Viginia
7        Minnehaha Academy                Luke Olson                                  Ely
8.       Mankato Loyola/Cleveland   Mitchell Johnstone    Mankato Loyola/C
9.       Mora                                         Hugo Ruiz                 Tri City United
10.    East Grand Forks                       Drew Hastings               Belle Plaine
11.     North Shore                              Jacob Bright        West Central Area
12      Plainview-Elgin-Millville         Cole Nowacki         East Grand Forks

GIRLS’ TEAMS:                          INDIVIDUALS:
1.       Cotter                                   Tierney Wolfgram    Math&Science Acad        
2.       Perham                             .         Lauren Ping                              Cotter
3.       Luverne                                     Grace Ping                               Cotter
4.       Stewartville                               Morgan Gehl     Murray County Cent.
5.       Howard Lake-Waverly-W        Natasha Sortland                   ZMKW  
6.       Belle Plaine                              Morgan Arnold                        Cotter
7.        Lake City                                 Katherine Geist                 Crookston
8.       Maple Lake                              Tenley Nelson                      Luverne
9.       Lac Qui Parle Valley                 Grace Drietz            Canby/Minneota
10      Staples-Motley                        Ava Hill                         Mesabi East
11.      Blake                                      Makenna Thurston Lake CyrstralWM/N
12.     South Ridge                              Kailee Malone                 Stewartville

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Gene Niemi's 10 Mile Race photo Album

Defending 10 Mile and US champion Shadrack Kipchirchir (#20001)checks to see  who might be a threat
Sarah Hall(#20101) defends her US and TC 10 Mile titles, outkicking  runner up Molly Huddle(#20103)
and Minnesota native Emma Bates(#20106), who finished third.


 Kipchirchir(20001) begins his kick as he and runner up Leonard Korir (20002)
sprint downhill toward the finish

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

Gene Niemi's Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Photos

 Marathon men's champ Elisha Barno had been runner-up the last three years in the Twin Cities race.  After finishing first for the fourth time at Grandma's in June of this year Barno finally got the "Minnesota double"




Sinke Biyadgilgn (#118) and Serkalem Abrha(#127)battle on Summit Avenue near the

James J Hill Mansion. Biyadgilgn finished first in 2:33:04. Abrha was 2nd  in 2:33:12







Sinke Biyadgilgn (#118) and Serkalem Abrha(#127)battle on Summit Avenue near the
James J Hill Mansion. Biyadgilgn finished first in 2:33:04. Abrha was 2nd  in 2:33:12





Monday, October 08, 2018

Boys AA Cross Country Rankings Minnesota Coaches Association



Week 6 (released 10/8/2018)
 Teams:
1          Edina
2          Wayzata
3          Mounds View
4          Stillwater
5          Eden Prairie
6          Red Wing
7          St Paul Highland Park
8          White Bear Lake
9          Buffalo
10        Eastview
11        Hopkins
12        Minnetonka
 Other Teams receiving votes:


Individuals:
 1          Max Manley, Edina
2          Andrew Brandt, Wayzata
3          Addison Stansbury, Stillwater
4          Luke Labatte, Rosemount
5          Nicholas Scheller, Chanhassen
6          Acer Iverson, Roseville
7          Caleb Haugland, Minneapolis Washburn
8          Austin Streit, Mounds View
9          Isaac Basten, Buffalo
10        Willem Gokemeijer, Edina
11        Oliver Paleen, St Paul Highland Park
12        Eli Hoeft, Hopkins

Other Athletes receiving votes:
AJ Green, Eastview

2018 Girls' AA Cross Country Rankings

10/8/2018
Teams:
1 Wayzata                                                                                                                  
2 St Michael Albertville          
3 Edina                                                                        
4 Eden Prairie                                    
5 Farmington             
6 Stillwater                             
7 Andover                   
8 Forest Lake                          
9 Marshall                              
10 Mpls Washburn     
11 White Bear Lake
12 Rosemount

Honorable Mention:  Willmar, Lakeville South, St. Louis Park, Waseca, Waconia                                          

Individuals:
1       Emily Covert, 12, Mpls Washburn                                            
2       Lauren Peterson, 12, Farmington                             
3       Brianne Brewster, 11, Lakeville South                                                     
4       Emma Atkinson, 11, Wayzata                                                                                               
5       Grace Dickel, 12, Mpls Washburn              
6       Ali Weimer, 9, St Michael Albertville        
7       Liesl Paulsen 11, Eden Prairie                   
8       Molly Moening, 9, St Paul Highland Park  
9       Analee Weaver, 10, Stillwater    
10     Anna Fenske, 10, Farmington                    
11     Avery Braunhauser 8 Stillwater                
12     Abbey Nechanicky 8 Wayzata    
                                             
Honorable Mention:  Meghan Pierson 10 Chanhassen High School, Josephine Moseby, 9, St Louis Park, Daisy Islas 7, Rosemount, Macy Iyer, 9, Edina, Caroline Sassan, 11, Wayzata, Ingrid Buiceag-arama 10 Sartell, Cheresa Bouley, 12, Zimmerman,      

Sunday, October 07, 2018

Math&Science Academy's Tierney Wolfgram Discovers a New Event

   Math&Science Acadamy's  Tierney Wolfgram
leads the field at the 8.5 mile mark
Photo by Gene Niemi

She finished 6th among the women. She is currently ranked first among the Class A MSHSL XC female runners.Women's top 10 results below:

Full race results are HERE

BibAgeSexTimeDiff
1   up arrow 2Sinke Biyadgilgn11823F2:33:04+0:00
2   down arrowSerkalem Abrha12729F2:33:10+0:06
3   down arrowSarah Kiptoo10229F2:33:15+0:11
4   up arrowSimegn Abnet Yeshanbel10832F2:38:16+5:12
5   down arrowJane Kibii10133F2:39:00+5:56
6  Tierney Wolfgram12115F2:40:03+6:59
7  Kerry Allen11430F2:41:33+8:29
8  Heather Lieberg10439F2:42:04+9:00
9  Sarah Horbol10632F2:42:58+9:54
10Elizabeth Frick10523F2:44:09+11:05
BibAgeSexTimeDiff
1   up arrow 2Sinke Biyadgilgn11823F2:33:04+0:00
2   down arrowSerkalem Abrha12729F2:33:10+0:06
3   down arrowSarah Kiptoo10229F2:33:15+0:11
4   up arrowSimegn Abnet Yeshanbel10832F2:38:16+5:12
5   down arrowJane Kibii10133F2:39:00+5:56
6  Tierney Wolfgram12115F2:40:03+6:59
7  Kerry Allen11430F2:41:33+8:29
8  Heather Lieberg10439F2:42:04+9:00
9  Sarah Horbol10632F2:42:58+9:54
10Elizabeth Frick10523F2:44:09+11:05