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Southwest Region
Regional Meet: November 22, 2008 at Tempe AZ

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Two teams and five individuals qualify for NXN national finals December 6, 2008 at Portland OR
(links to details)


all the sideline scenes

Boys - 65 pix

Girls - 58 pix

Box Assignments
Team Rankings
Individuals to Watch
Prior Years
2 photo finishes!
Dart Schwaderer CO and Laura Tremblay CO win at the tape.
Albuquerque Academy NM boys, Fort Collins CO girls repeat. 
Classical Academy CO girls, Alta UT boys also qualify.

Boys Championship - Girls Championship -
Cheyne Heiny tells How Alta rose from unranked to NXN national finalists.

 Dart Schwaderer (L) and Jon Nelson
Laura Tremblay (L) and Jessica Tonn

photos by John Dye

Qualifiers - for Nike Cross National finals at Portland OR December 6
(3rd and 4th place teams are eligible for selection as a national at large team)
(Individual qualifiers are the top 5 finishers not on a qualifying team.)
Boys Team
1. Albuquerque Academy NM 156
2. Hawk XC (Alta UT) 172
3. Cibola Albuquerque NM 190
4. Caveman TC (American Fork UT) 195
Girls Team
1. Fort Collins CO 61
2. Titans XC (Classical Academy CO) 105
3. Davis UT 146
4. Eagles XC (Thompson Valley CO) 161
Boys Individual
1. Dart Schwaderer, Wheat Ridge CO 15:15
2. Jon  Nelson, Timpview UT 15:16
3. Wade Meddles, Minden NV 15:21
4. Kyle Pittman, Los Alamos NM 15:25
5. Kevin Johnson, Falcon CO 15:27
 Girls Individual
1. Laura Tremblay, Thompson Valley CO 17:41
2. Jessica Tonn, Xavier Prep AZ 17:41
3. Rolonda Jumbo, Chinle AZ 17:51
4. Clara Milne, Albuquerque Academy NM 17:59
5. Eleanor Fulton, Highlands Ranch CO 18:02

Winners Table - click for results, stories and photos
 Boys Championship Albuquerque Academy NM 156. Dart Schwaderer CO 15:15
 Girls Championship
 Fort Collins CO 61.  Laura Tremblay CO 17:41
 Boys Open
 Ryan Fenton, Hope Christian Placitas NM
 Girls Open
 Marlinda Pecos, Santa Fe Indian School NM
 Boys Frosh-Soph
 Nick Hartle, Centennial Las Vegas NV
 Girls Frosh-Soph
 Kayla Freeman, Greenway Phoenix AZ


7:30 AM 1 Mile Charity Run
8:00 AM Citizens 5K Race - Registration - Info
8:45 AM Boys Freshman-Sophomore Race
9:15 AM Girls Freshman-Sophomore Race
9: 45 AM Boys Open Race
10:15 AM Girls Open Race
11:15 AM Boys Championship Race
12:00Noon Girls Championship Race
12:45 PM Awards

Friday, November 21, 2008 5:30 pm Kiwanis Park

Southwest has been one of the strongest regions at national finals in Portland every year.  Last year, all four SW teams placed in the top 10, with Los Alamos and Albuquerque Academy taking 2-3 in the boys championship and Fort Collins CO and Davis UT taking 7th and 9th in the girls race. Prior Years