National Girls Performer Of The Week (10/25-10/31)

* Lilly Shapiro (left) won the NPOTW Week 11 honor; Ruth White (right) is a nominee for Week 12 of the cross country season

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The UNC commit had a striking performance at the Monmouth County XC Championships.

Lilly Shapiro of Colts Neck (NJ) earned a 151 speed rating after she crossed the finish line in 18:10.55 for the title. She led Colts Neck to the team title with 42 points and a 19:28 average. 

Over the last week, she earned 772 votes to be this week's National Performer of the Week presented by New Balance winner after the 5K performance.

A huge congratulations goes out to Shapiro for her efforts!

Let's move on to week 12 of the cross country season National Performer of the Week presented by New Balance poll.  

Vote for whom you think should win this week's national honor following this most recent week of action. Voting will end Friday, and we'll recognize the winner every Monday during the unveiling of the newest poll. Better yet, each boy and girl winner will win a pair of New Balance shoes

We are requesting winners (or their parents or coaches) from each week to email Cory Mull at and Olivia Ekpone at to notify us of your contact.

For NPOTW winners dating all the way back to July 12, we haven't forgotten about you! We have kept track of your information and will email you once the New Balance order goes out. Stay tuned!

Vote below in the poll and let us know your thoughts in the comments. For reference, check our Top 25 Cross Country Performances of the WeekYou can also vote in our National Boys Performer of the Week poll.