- 2005 - Aislinn Ryan NY 4:52.29 continued her dominance that start with the 2004 Foot Locker cross country championship. Chris Barnicle MA 4:17.01 wins with authority.
|Barnicle takes command halfway from Bryan Scotland
photos by John Dye
Two laps to go, just after Ryan got the lead over Nicole Blood and Sarah Bowman
- 2004 - Nicole Blood NY 4:52.41 breezed to her second straight Millrose win, leading from the second lap (out of 11) to win by 5 seconds. Hakon Devries NY had to charge twice at Victor Gras MA, and the second one (below) was successful, 4:14.29 to 4:15.45.
photo by John Dye
- 2003 - Freshman Nicole Blood NY 4:52.02 had a big smile at the finish as she beat Ari Lambie MA 4:53.14 and Kathleen Trotter NJ 4:53.17. Matt Debole NC 4:16.50 won a last lap sprint to the finish over Brian Dalpiaz NY 4:17.20.
| Nicole Blood
|| Matt Debole
photos by PhotoRun
- 2002 - Chris Lukezic WA wins a slow, tactical race in 4:21.14. Melissa Donais MA 4:53.90 ran away from everyone and explained why she likes to set the early pace. "At least I get some of the glory. And even if I don't win, I get a better time."
- 2001 - Two thrilling come from behind photo finish victories - Sara Bei CA catches Erin Donohue NJ in the last hundredth of a second, 4:57.10 to 4:57.12 - Nick Schneider MN catches Bobby Lockhart VA in almost as close a finish, 4:17.88 to 4:18.02.
- 2000 - Shalane Flanagan MA 4:54.84 lived up to her favorite's role with a 9-second win over Jillian Mastroianni NY, who was runner-up for the second straight year. Boys race was won by Tristan Colangelo MS in a photo finish over Jason Jabaut NY, 4:18.76 to 4:18.82.
- 1999 - Dylan Welsh NY 4:13.30 denies Andy Powell MA 4:14.49 a repeat win. Californian Katie Hotchkiss 4:59.69 edges Jillian Mastroianni NY 5:00.22.
- 1998 - Lindsay Hyatt CA 4:57.55 wins three-battle over Erin Sullivan VT 4:58.46 and Nicole Snider VA 4:58.69. Andy Powell MA edges Abdirizak Mohamud MA 4:16.64.
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