|Idaho XC Week 1
|8/28 Saucony XC Scramble--E. Armstrong (Poc) started where he left off last year, winning big over younger brother in
course record 16:15. Despite Pocatello getting to Armstrong cousins from Utah the Madison Boys showed they are for real
winning over Pocatello 51-54. Idaho Falls girls look impressive backing up their performance from last years State 4th place
trophy. R. McGovern (Poc) wins girls race over A. Dyer (IF) in 20:23.
|8/30 Camel's Back--Mountain View boys dominate sweeping places 3-9, led by S. Berg. A. Fred of Middleton beats D.
Stucker (Mer) in 15:56. E. Hagen (MV) wins girls title over K. Schut (Eagle) in 19:31. Eagle girls win a close battle with
Mountain View 41-66.
|8/30 Jimmy Driscoll--E. Hamlin (Boise) shows she is the one to beat in 5A as she dominates Driscoll in 18:13 to M.
Malaspina (Vall) 19:08. Boise girls also look great scoring 26 points to Capital's 55. Boise's M. Sewall nips N. Hamilton (Vall)
by 3 seconds, but Vallivue takes down defending champ Capital 49-53.
|9/4 West Jefferson Inv.--Rigby boys get out quick and win over Sugar-Salem 27-38. 2A Billy Godfrey (Sal) wins in 16:30.
Sugar-Salem girls win led by Shaylee Hill, and Indya Price 1-2 in 19:30 & 19:31.
|Idaho XC Week 2
|9/4 Caldwell Twilight--Vallivue boys do it again, winning over Rocky Mountain and Boise. D. Stucker (Mer) goes #1, 10
seconds better than M. Sewall (Boise) in 15:38. Boise girls do it again also, led by #1 E. Hamlin and a super fast 17:49. M.
Malaspina (Vall) second almost a minute back. Emily Hamlin is for real, I'm saying right now: She's one of the best in the
|9/6 Cardinal Classic--Bozeman wins girls race, but Shelley shines finishing 2nd, as does Madison 3rd. A. Dyer (IF) is top
Idaho girl in 3rd and Freshman R. Morrin (Madison) 5th. Idaho Falls girls finish fourth. It looks to be a good battle in southeast
Idaho between IF and Madison this year. Wood Cross boys win with Madison a close second. Pocatello led by overall Classic
champion E. Armstrong finishes 5th, and Idaho Falls 6th.
|9/3 New Plymouth Inv.--Melba girls led by S. Manzer score 40 for the win over McCall-Donnelly's 81. I assume brother to
S. Manzer, Rylan Manzer wins the boys race 17:05, as Melba is second to Ontario, Or.
|9/13 Coeur d'Alene Super One--Coeur d'Alene boys wins big school race, but CDA girls second to St Mary's Academy
(Oregon). J. Winton (CDA) wins boys race in 17:09, and K. Ruck (Moscow) wins girls race in 19:03. Timberlake girls win the
small school race being led by the Hammond twins 20:10 & 20:20. Timberlake boys are top Idaho small boys team in 4th.
|Idaho XC Week 3
|9/12 Tiger-Grizz Invite--Madison boys beat Rocky Mountain by 1 point 55-56 in the A division, but Rocky Mtn. girls travel
south and beat Idaho Falls and Madison 81-86-125. E. Armstrong (Poc) just misses his course record but destroys field in
15:53, and R. McGovern (Poc) wins girls race over IF's A Dyer 20:04-20:06
|9/13 Roger Curran--Timberline Girls surprise and dominate over #2 ranked Boise girls scoring 39 to 66, also with 66 was
Eagle girls. M. Malaspina (Vallivue) beat E. Hamlin this week in fast 17:56. These two are two of the best in the nation and
aregoing to battle all year. Vallivue Boys win again scoring a low 24 points to Boise 47. N. Hamilton leads Vallivue with a quick
15:54, M. Sewall (Boise) second 16:04.
|US #1 North Central Boys Goes Down
to Mountain View at Tracy Walters
9/13 Tracy Walter Invitational--Huge win for Mountain View Idaho as both
teams win over top team in the Northwest and country. NXN finalist T. Anderson
(NC) wins but MV's pack to strong and NC goes down. The Mountain View
girls beat Central Valley led by E. Hagen first place finish 19:14.
|Idaho XC Week 5
|9/27 Bob Firman--Great Running Weather meant fast times.
Elite Race--Vallivue Boys show they are for real finishing 4th among the elite teams with nationally ranked Davis, Ut winning.
E. Armstrong (Poc) was the fastest Idaho boy finishing 3rd in a blistering 15:06. Coeur d'Alene Girls look great again this year
finishing 3rd behind Davis and American Fork. E. Hamlin (Boise) was the fastest Idaho girl running 18:02.
DI Race-- W. Eddy (Hill) despite a slow start worked his way through the pack to win in 16:16 leading his team to the best
Idaho finish in 5th. The Timberline girls continue to impress finishing 2nd in DI led by S. Stands. The fastest DI girl was D.
Holmberg (Eagle) in 19:24.
DII Race-- Shelley and Soda dominated this division, each winning one. Shelley girls won over Soda, and Soda Boys won
over Shelley. A. Stewart led the way for Shelley winning the DII race in a fast 16:09, and P Dollinger (Shelley) was fastest DII
girls in 2nd with a 19:36.