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Regional meet: November 15, 2008 at Terre Haute IN

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Two teams and five individuals will qualify for NXN national finals December 6, 2008 at Portland OR
Midwest Team Rankings - November 13
Rankings by Marc Bloom and Rich Gonzalez; distributed by NSSF

#1 teams win Illinois state titles -- Geneva girls by record margin; Naperville North boys by 1 point over York

Previous week's ranking in parenthesis.  BT=Bubble team   NR=not ranked

1.Naperville No (IL) [1]   Wins State 3A by 1 point over York in spectacular showdown
2.York (IL) [2]    Denied 27th state title in 1-point loss to Naperville
3.Geneva (IL) [3]     3rd in state 3A, 10 points behind York
4.Lee’s Summit West (MO) [9]  Wins State class 4 by 34 over St. Louis U. led by victorious Kevin Colon
5.Neuqua Valley (IL) [4]   4th in State 3A behind a trio of top-10 national powers
6.Carmel (IN) [5]   Previously won one-race State final
7.Fort Wayne Carroll (IN) [6]  Previously close 2nd in State final
8.Pioneer (MI) [8]     Previously won state Div I
9.St. Louis Univ (MO) [6]   2nd in State class 4 to Lee’s Summit West
10.Mason (OH) [10]   Previously won State Div I

Bubble teams alphabetically: Bay City Western (MI), College Hts Christian (MO), Edwardsville (IL), Fishers (IN), Franklin Central (IN), Green (OH), Heritage (MI), Hillard Davidson (OH), Lake Orion (MI), Lebanon (MO), Liberty (MO), Linden (MI), Lyons Township (IL), McCutcheon (IN), Mentor (OH), Medina (OH), North Central (IN), Prospect (IL), Reynoldsburg (OH), St. John Jesuit (OH), West Plains (MO)

1.Geneva (IL) [1]   Wins State 3A by 115 points
2.Carmel (IN) [2]    Previously won one-race State final
3.Magnificat (OH) [3]  Previously won State Div I
4.Lee’s Summit West (MO) [4]  Wins State class 4 by 64 points
5.Hinsdale Central (IL) [6]     2nd in State 3A
6.Cayuga Valley Christ (OH) [7]  Previously won State Div II
7.Traverse City Cent (MI) [8]  Previously won State Div I
8.Lake Central (IN) [9]   Previously 2nd in State final
9.St. Charles East (IL) [NR]   3rd in State 3A
10.Naperville No (IL) [NR]  4th in State 3A

Cut: Sandburg (IL) [5]

Bubble teams alphabetically: Cape Girardeau (MO), Columbus North (IN), East Kentwood (MI), East Grand Rapids (MI), Franklin Central (IN), Grand Haven (MI), Hoover (OH), Jefferson City (MO), Kickapoo (MO), Lyons Township (IL), Minster (OH), Oak Hills (OH), Palatine (IL), Prospect (IL), Rockford (MI), Saline (MI), Sandburg (IL), Schaumburg (IL), Springboro (OH), St. Ursula (OH), Upper Arlington (OH), Valparaiso (IN), Westfield (IN), West Plains (MO), York (IL)