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The Harrier Rankings
National and regional team rankings of the 2003 cross country season
List #5 - November 25
by Marc Bloom, editor, The Harrier

based on results through Nov 23 - next rankings Dec 15 (final 2003 rankings).

Saratoga NY girls and The Woodlands TX boys still #1. Strong state meet showings put four new teams in top 10: Mainland NJ boys, Don Lugo Chino CA boys, Snohomish WA girls and Sultana Hesperia CA girls.


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2003 List #5 - November 25, 2003

1.The Woodlands TX
2.York, Elmhurst, IL
3.Milford Highland, MI
4.Denver West, CO
5.Columbus North, IN
6.Central Catholic Portland, OR
7.Shenendehowa NY
8.Mainland, NJ
9.Don Lugo Chino, CA
10.Mountain View Orem, UT

1.Saratoga Springs, NY
2.Los Alamos, NM
3.Smoky Hill Aurora, CO
4.West Plains, MO
5.Valparaiso, IN
6.Snohomish, WA
7.Clarkston, MI
8.Argyle, NY
9.College Park, CA
10.Sultana Hesperia, CA

Northeast Region

1.Shenendehowa (NY)
2.Mainland (NJ)
3.Christian Bros (NJ)
4.Henderson (PA)
5.Toms River No (NJ)
1.Saratoga Springs (NY)
2.Argyle (NY)
3.Hatboro-Horsham (PA)
4.Amherst (MA)
5.Shawnee (NJ)

South Region

1.The Woodlands (TX)
2.Chiles (FL)
3.Bishop Kenny (FL)
4.Brookwood (GA)
5.Flagler Palm Coast (FL)
1.Cedar Park (TX)
2.W. Albemarle (VA)
3.Carroll (TX)
4.Holy Trinity (FL)
5.Herndon (VA)

Midwest Region

1.York (IL)
2.Milford (MI)
3.Denver West (CO)
4.Columbus No (IN)
5.Roosevelt (IA)
1.Smoky Hill (CO)
2.West Plains (MO)
3.Valparaiso (IN)
4.Clarkston (MI)
5.Rockford (MI)

West Region

1.Central Cath (OR)
2.Don Lugo (CA)
3.Mt. View (UT)
4.Ferris (WA)
5.Eisenhower (WA)
1.Los Alamos (NM)
2.Snohomish (WA)
3.College Park (CA)
4.Sultana (CA)
5.Flathead (MT)
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