So it's a perfect time to evaluate where athletes in various states rank in comparison to their opponents ahead of the important national qualifying races. Who's on the cusp? Who are regional favorites? There's only one winner, but there are five overall individual auto-qualifiers out of each regional -- and possibly one or more at-large candidates, too.
We're looking at the Nike Cross Nationals Northwest Region today. Check out the links below to see where your athletes currently rank.