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There was a palpable sense of importance and urgency, like no other cross country meet I have experienced. Every runner there dreamt of a state title or an all-state medal or team trophy.

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Before there was Nike Nationals, this was a place where teams and individuals proved their mettle as some of the best in the country. It was dreams of a team trophy and all-state performances that gave myself and my teammates motivation heading into my final fall of high school cross country in We were able to qualify and finish in the top that year.

It is this environment of vigorous competition that has produced some of the most storied distance programs and runners in the country. It is with great seriousness and humility that I present the ten best Illinois High School prep distance runners ever: Spivey has the fastest non-winning time at Detweiller Certainly he had some of the best range of any prep star in state history. In his senior year he ran faster at Detweiller than the Class AA champ Also in his senior year Withrow won the state titles in cross country and the and meters on the track.

Only Craig Virgin has run faster at the cross country state meet In the spring of that year Derrick also ran the fastest high school-only 5k on the track Graves ran one of the fastest times at Detweiller He had track bests of 4: He won only one state cross country title, but was twice runner-up to Torres. He also was a 2-time Foot Locker finalist finishing runner-up to Dathan Ritzenhein as a senior.

His largest accomplishments came on the track where he was a 2-time double winner of the and meters at the state track meet. His final win was a state record 8: Sage ran an impressive 4: A 4-time Foot Locker finalist, including a crown his senior year, he is the only male in Illinois history to win 3 state cross country crowns, and finished runner-up as a freshman. It's not where it was earlier in the season. It something we are going to watch.

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Hopefully, it won't impact the rest of his races. I think he's getting back to where he was.

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That's going to be the real focus. Leigh decided to pull out of the open meters and aim to do well in the relay and the The 21st Illinois indoor state meet is scheduled to start at 3 p.

Friday with Class 1A competition, and Class 2A competition starts at 10 a. This is Weidner's first season competing in track so he is pleased with the success he is experiencing so far this season.

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Peterson has jumped at least 6-foot-2 every meet so far this year, and he hopes to continue that success and top that by getting a personal record of on Friday. Sanden already owns an all-state medal in triple jump from placing seventh at last May's outdoor state track meet.

He hopes to claim another one Friday from the indoor state meet even though he is not in top form. I haven't hit 42 yet, but I feel like I can do it there.

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Darm earned all-state honors in cross country this fall by finishing 25th, and he will try for a top eight finish Friday to earn all-state honors for indoor track as well.

Sanden hopes he can produce a fast start Friday in the 55 meters, even though starts are not his strong point. Fieldcrest is hoping to earn all-state honors this May in the 3,meter relay, and Friday will be important to find out what they need to do to be among the top nine 3,meter relay teams in Charleston this May.

Johnson has the experience of running on a big stage the last two years at the IHSA state cross country.

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The atmosphere of running at Friday's indoor state meet does not bother the Storm sophomore. Urbanski placed eighth in the meters at last year's IPTT meet, and Hall head coach Rob Malerk hopes to see Urbanski bring home all-state honors for a second consecutive year. He's been there before and he knows what the competition's like," Malerk said.

Both runners said they are aiming to improve their times in this event heading into outdoor season.

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Quiram enters Friday with a time of Maynard said she will try to mentor Smallwood through her first state experience with Maynard being a senior and Smallwood only a freshman. So she is like a little sister to me," Maynard said. Fredenhagen did not let switching hands in her pole vault technique cause her to have a slow start to this season.