Saucony Elite 50 Team Girls Rankings Week 11

Fort Collins took flight when it counted, narrowly beating Davis and earning an NXN berth. (Photo by Margot Kelly)

Saucony Elite 50 Team Girls | Week 11

*Editor's Note: The Saucony Elite 50 refers to the top-50 teams in the country (25 boys and 25 girls).

Fort Collins (CO) moves up to #3 after pulling off a big upset at the Nike Southwest Regional, taking down #4 Davis (UT) by a very close margin.  The score was 73 to 74 with Fort Collins' 5th girls one place and .01 seconds ahead of Davis' 5th girl.  US#9 Monarch (CO) finished a close 3rd as well with 86 points.    

At the Nike South Regional in Texas #19 New Braunfels put themselves on the national radar by winning with 76 points, well clear of the field.  #25 The Woodlands (TX) finished 2nd with 101 points and Southlake Carroll (TX) was a close 3rd with 107 points.  Both teams are on the watch list.

Great Oak (CA) moves up to #5 after dominating the Southern Section D1 finals heading into the State Championships with the All-Time team time record and big win.  #8 Simi Valley (CA) won their D2 Section race as well and look poised to win a state title this weekend as well. 

Stay tuned each week as we bring you the Saucony Elite 50 Team Girls every Wednesday morning!

Rank School State
1 Fayetteville-Manlius NY
2 Unionville PA
3 Fort Collins CO
4 Davis UT
5 Great Oak CA
6 Carmel IN
7 Wayzata MN
8 Simi Valley CA
9 Monarch CO
10 Blacksburg VA
11 Glenbard West IL
12 Bozeman MT
13 Naperville North IL
14 Assumption KY
15 Green Hope NC
16 John Jay Cross River NY
17 Saratoga Springs NY
18 Palatine IL
19 New Braunfels TX
20 Pennsbury PA
21 Hamilton Southeastern IN
22 Bellarmine Prep WA
23 Park City UT
24 Columbus North IN
25 The Woodlands TX
Watch list (Alphabetical order): American Fork (UT); Arrowhead (WI); Barrington (RI); Bishop Feehan (MA); Buchanan (CA); Cardinal Gibbons (NC); Camas (WA); Cherry Creek (CO); Coe Brown Academy (NH); Coeur D'Alene (ID); Columbus North (IN); Davis (CA); Desert Vista (AZ); Hudsonville (MI); La Costa Canyon (CA); La Salle Academy (RI); Lake Braddock (VA); Legacy (CO); Myers Park (NC); New Trier (IL); Northville (MI); Ogden (UT); Pine Creek (CO); Providence (NC); Red Bank Catholic (NJ); Rockford (MI); Seaholm (MI); Saline (MI); Saugus (CA); Skyline (UT); St. Francis (CA); Southlake Carroll (TX); Summit (OR); T.C. Roberson (NC); Xavier College Prep (AZ)