Great American Cross Country Festival
Sept. 23, 2006 Spain Park, Hoover AL
a DyeStat Featured Meet with on-site coverage by John & Donna Dye, John Nepolitan, Doug Speck and Brandon Miles
Nike Race of Champions
ROC Boys - ROC Girls
SEEDED INVITATIONAL - G
SEEDED INVITATIONAL - B
SMALL SCHOOL - G
SMALL SCHOOL - B
RED INVITATIONAL - G
RED INVITATIONAL - B
WHITE INVITATIONAL - G
WHITE INVITATIONAL - B
BLUE INVITATIONAL - G
BLUE INVITATIONAL - B
JUNIOR VARSITY - G
JUNIOR VARSITY - B
FRESHMEN - G
FRESHMEN - B
COLLEGE - Men
COLLEGE - Women
HS 5k Combined - G
HS 5k Combined - B
Rich Gonzalez preview
HS Boys - HS Girls - College
ENTRIES:BOYS - GIRLS
MEET'S OWN SITE
2006 Great American SE#3 Episcopal Jacksonville FL girls, NE#2 Collegiate NY boys make a case for higher ranking.
Ben Hubers GA and Kathy Kroeger TN win impressively.
GROC - Florida shows well with team champion and three of top four individuals - results, story, pix and race sequence photo album, with 50 photos, including top 39 finishers.
BROC - Top NE and SE teams vindicate their NTN rankings - results, story, pix and race sequence photo album. with 50 photos, including top 30 finishers.
Doug Speck Video - See Boys and Girls Races of Champions, interviews with individual winners Ben Hubers and Kathy Kroeger, interviews with Collegiate NY coach George Calano and Episcopal FL coach Michelle Krueger, a tour of the new course, and an interview with NSSF. Doug Speck video
The Road to Hoover - Story by Brandon Miles about two rival Virginia schools making their Alabama invasion together.
The greatest city in Alabam'
You can travel 'cross this entire land
But there's no place like Birmingham
Birmingham, by Randy Newman
ROC photo sequence albums - by John Dye and John Nepolitan
|Boys ROC photo album
- 50 photos, including top 30 finishers
Collegiate NY's fourth man Dwayne Alexis (1521) loses 20th position at the finish to Willie Ahearn of Danbury CT (red) and Rob Ellis of Tupelo MS, but Alexis helps Collegiate to big win in Boys Race of Champions.
Girls ROC photo album - 50 photos, including top 38 finishers
Lead pack was established early in the first mile. From right, Emile Amalie, Cory McGee, Ashley Brasovan and eventual winner Kathy Kroeger at the 1400 meter mark.
photos by John Dye
BROC - Collegiate NY,
Ben Hubers GA
NE#2 US#11 Collegiate NY 59 ran away with the team title, followed by NE#4 US21 Shenendehowa NY 93 and SE#1 US#15 Midlothian VA 123. Individually, Ben Hubers GA 15:39 made a big move in the woods to win handily), followed by Shen's Steve Murdoch 15:50.
photos by John Dye
GROC - Episcopal FL,
Kathy Kroeger TN
SE#3 US#20 Episcopal FL 99 edged SE#2 US#11 Midlothian VA 114.
Individually, Kathy Kroeger TN 17:29 won handily over Ashley Brasovan FL 17:49, Emilie Amaro 18:25 and Kayla Hale 18:39.
|Collegiate NY boys
Episcopal Jacksonville FL girls
photos by Open Photo
Friday at the Course - photos by Donna Dye
Runners pose in front of the new Nike truck.