The Scoop: The XC Season Was Off To The Races This Weekend

* A starter begins the final race at the ASICS Cool Breeze Invitational on Saturday in Pomona

Photo Credit: Nick DeGeorge/MileSplit

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By Maxx Bradley 

The Labor Day weekend was the unofficial start of what is going to be an exhilarating cross country season.

Despite it being only the first weekend of September, some athletes didn't wait long to drop remarkable times and enter the national conversation. 

Whether it was fast times earned in the Texas heat or grueling races at altitude, the first big weekend of high school cross country produced more than enough excitement. 

We recapped the major storylines that went down. Check out the links below to read more. 

The Scoop:

Page 2: Rock Bridge brought the brooms out at the City Auto Memphis Twilight XC Classic

Page 3: Humphries and Acuna unbothered by Texas heat at Marcus Coach T Invitational

Page 4: Herriman nips American Fork in tiebreaker at Timpanogos XC Invitational 

Page 5: Minneapolis Southwest' Sam Scott begins senior campaign strong 

Page 6: Cool Breeze Invitational produces red-hot season California openers