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The Harrier Rankings
National and regional team rankings of the 2003 cross country season
List #2 - September 22
by Marc Bloom, editor, The Harrier

based on results through Sept. 21 - next rankings Oct 13

The Woodlands TX boys and Los Alamos NM girls keep top spots. Milford MI boys make a big move to 2nd after winning Midwest Meet of Champions and Eisenhower WA cracks the top 10 off their impressive win in Hawaii. Desert Vista AZ, Clarkston MI, and West Plains MO are newcomers to the girls top 10.


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Super 25 National Rankings
2003 List #2 - Sept. 22, 2003

1.The Woodlands TX
2.Milford, MI
3.York Elmhurst, IL
4.Mountain View Orem, UT
5.Shenendehowa NY
6.Mead Spokane, WA
7.Columbus North IN
8.Mainland Linwood, NJ
9.Eisenhower Yakima, WA
10.Denver West CO

1.Los Alamos NM
2.Saratoga Springs NY
3.Smoky Hill Aurora, CO
4.Sultana Hesperia, CA
5.Snohomish WA
6.Mountain View Orem, UT
7.Desert Vista Phoenix, AZ
8.Clarkston MI
9.Rockford MI
10.West Plains MO

Northeast Region

1.Shenendehowa (NY)
2.Mainland (NJ)
3.Christian Bros (NJ)
4.Toms River No (NJ)
5.Ledyard (CT)
1.Saratoga Spr (NY)
2.Bay Shore (NY)
3.Argyle (NY)
4.Amherst (MA)
5.Shawnee (NJ)

South Region

1.The Woodlands (TX)
2.Kingwood (TX)
3.Cinco Ranch (TX)
4.Bishop Kenny (FL)
5.Brookwood (GA)
1.Cedar Park (TX)
2.Kingwood (TX)
3.Carrol (TX)
4.Spanish River (FL)
5.Parkview (GA)

Midwest Region

1.Milford (MI)
2.York (IL)
3.Columbus No (IN)
4.Denver West (CO)
5.Fargo South (ND)
1.Smoky Hill (CO)
2.Clarkston (MI)
3.Rockford (MI)
4.West Plains (MO)
5.Iowa City W (IA)

West Region

1.Mt. View (UT)
2.Mead (WA)
3.Eisenhower (WA)
4.Jesuit (OR)
5.Don Lugo (CA)
1.Los Alamos (NM)
2.Sultana (CA)
3.Snohomish (WA)
4.Mt. View (UT)
5.Desert Vista (AZ)
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