The Nike Cross Heartland Regional is almost here. A majority of the best athletes from the region will toe the line on Sunday at Yankton Trail Park.
Where does our field stack up?
Read: Top 500 Boys Returners At NXR Heartland
Check out the top 500 girls returners from last year's race in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. A year ago, Math & Science Academy (MN) sophomore Tierney Wolfgram earned the coveted title in 16:48.67.
But the race remains as talented as ever, and many girls--such as Cotter's Grace Ping (who was out with an injury) and Saint Michael Albertville's Ali Weimer--have improved since that time.
Check out the full list in the slideshow, or in the link below.
Top 500 Girls Returners At NXR Heartland