School: Flower Mound, TX
Year: Class of 2020
Notable Finishes: First at the 2017 Class UIL State Cross Country Championship, sixth at the 2017 Nike Cross Nationals South Regional, 53rd at the 2017 2017 Nike Cross Nationals, seventh at the 2018 UIL State Cross Country Championship, first at the 2018 Nike Cross Nationals South Regional, and 91st at the 2018 Nike Cross Nationals.
Analysis: Flower Mound's (TX) Jarrett Kirk is no stranger to national-level competition. In 2017 he finished sixth at the Nike Cross Nationals South Regional to earn a bid to nationals, where he placed 53rd, and in 2018 he won the South Regional and placed 91st at NXN. He's also finished top 10 at the UIL State Cross Country Championship the past two years, winning in 2017 and placing seventh in 2018. On the track, he's clocked a 14:40.95 5K PR, 9:07.56 3200m PR, and a 4:15.43 1600m PR. His 14:40 and 9:07 were from the 2019 track season, while his 1600m was from his 2018 District 5-6 Area Meet 6A. With great speed ratings from the 2018 Cross Country season--191 (NXN South), 182 (State), and 198 (Nike South Invitational)--and fast track performances, Jarrett Kirk has performances that indicate he should be a top contender at the national level.
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