The NXN Selection Committee has announced the at-large team bids to NXN!
Keep up with the complete list of team and individual qualifiers to make it to Portland this year.
Running the gauntlet of spectators. Photo by Alan Versaw.
We break down which teams have the best chance to be selected as an at large qualifier for NXN.
NXRSW Championship Boys Race Highlights
NXRSW Championship Girls Race Highlights
Meet the 2015 NXN qualifiers out of the Southwest region!
Some of the best individuals and teams in the nation toe the line this weekend at NXN Southwest.
NXRSW Davis & Xavier Prep Trophy Exchange
Top-500 rankings for the Southwest Region based off of season best 5K and 3 Mile times.
We removed the Class of 2016 from the South and Southwest Regionals to re-score the meet and get an early look at the 2016 possibilities.
Live updates from Arizona for the Colorado cross country community!
Casey Clinger trades strides with a few co-leaders at a very early stage of the boys championship race. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Cora Cannedy and her Taos teammates topped the small school teams in this year's NXR-SW small-school standings. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
NXRSW Casey Clinger Interview
At two miles, Katie Rainsberger's pace was taking its toll on Courtney Wayment and Lauren Gregory. The rest of the field had lost contact by that point. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Jordan Lesansee and his Albuquerque Academy teammates topped the small school teams in this year's NXR-SW small-school standings. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
Find out how the NXN Regional times compare to the times we saw last year.
Top-500 All Time merged results from the NXN Southwest Region. See where you stand against the best athletes to come out of the Southwest!
It's time to start thinking about how the regional order of things shakes out!
As we see every year now, the state champion cross country teams from the five states of the Southwest region have been busy getting their registrations in for NXR-Southwest.
Updated schedule and championship race information here!
Katie Rainsberger, Lauren Gregory, and Brie Oakley, three of Colorado's four top times from state, will be toeing the line at NXR-SW. Photos by Alan Versaw.
Paxton Smith enters his senior season as the leader of Vista Nation, and it promises to be an interesting year for Mountain Vista. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Devon Peterson is the top returner on a strong, deep, and experienced Cherry Creek squad. Photo by Alan Versaw.
The second round of NXN Regionals go down this weekend! See which teams have a shot at NXN this year.
Widefield's Cole Munoz laid down a big finish to establish a 46-second PR at 16:07. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Watch the Colorado squad react after pulling off a massive upset!
Even down one of their scoring five, Desert Hills was a decisive winner at Desert Twilight. Contributed photo.
Sophia Galvez and Madison Foley helped Los Alamos to a dominating win in New Mexico 5A and a slot in this week's top ten regional rankings. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
Talia Dreicer led a Los Alamos charge at the New Mexico state meet that suggested the Hilltoppers have a glimmer of hope of advancing on Saturday. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
Jane Miller returns with a sub-18 to her name as Xavier College Prep seeks to improve on their 8th-place finish last fall at NXR-SW. Photo by Alan Versaw.
It's time to start imagining this scene with a small-school field. Photo by Alan Versaw.
It was another fabulous year of competition at Nike Cross Regionals Southwest. Photo by Alan Versaw.
This year, NXR-SW is adding meaning to what have previously been dubbed as simply "open" races. Photo by Alan Versaw.
MileSplit previews the top returning girls teams for the meet.
NXRSW Katie Rainsberger Interview
Dillon Neztsosie out of Page was the top freshman boy out of Arizona at NXR-SW 2015. Photo by Alan Versaw.
MileSplit previews the top returning teams in the NXN Southwest Region
Aric Kedge is a mainstay in a deep Albuquerque Academy roster that figures to be about due for a breakout year. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Maya Smith and Reagan Hausmann kept it close the almost the entirety of the small-school girls race, with Hausmann prevailing on a late surge over the final 200 meters. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Nearing the one mile mark, the eventual winners had not yet emerged at the front of the field. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Race rosters for the large and medium school open races are here.
MileSplit previews the top returners in the NXN Southwest Regional
Athletes hold up their t-shirts in anticipation of an exchange. Photo by Alan Versaw.
MileSplit previews the top returning girls of the meet.
Box assignments for championship race for both both and girls listed here.
Chantae Steele led the freshman set with an 18:15 in the Girls Championship race. Photo by Alan Versaw.
Josiah Davis and his Frontier Academy teammates have added their entry to the list in the last couple of days. Photo by Jeff McCoy.
The athletes listed here are those currently scheduled to compete in the Boys Championship race.
The Southwest region small schools lay claim to plenty of exceptional talent, as exemplified here by Tuba City senior Albert Fuller. Photo by Alan Versaw.
NXRSW Large School Girls Race Highlights
Freshman Madi Kenyon of Roosevelt High School (Colorado) is bringing a very large contingent of her teammates down with her for the NXN-SW Small Schools Regional Championship. Photo by Erin Percy.
Alexis Gourrier held an early lead at this year's NXR-SW race, but what was the rest of the field doing? Check here to find out! Photo by Alan Versaw.
The athletes listed here are those currently scheduled to compete in the Girls Championship race.
NXR-SW 2016 isa mere 50 weeks away, and Casey Clinger checks in as your top returning runner. Photo by Alan Versaw.
NXRSW Small School Girls Championship Race Highlights
Small school race rosters are listed here.
Rychelle Denardo headlines a very competitive small-school girls team out of Battle Mountain High School in Colorado. Photo by Alan Versaw.
If McQueen is to be a regional force again this year, to go-to guys appear to be Henry Weisberg and Gregory Gephart. Photos by Alan Versaw.
The Albuquerque Academy boys have long been known as a quality program, and they're dominating the Southwest small-school boys rankings. Contributed photo.
Last year, Courtney Wayment ran as an individual at NXR-SW. This year, she's left her soccer ways behind and has donned Davis brown and gold. Photo by Alan Versaw.
NXRSW Large School Boys (1 of 2) Race Highlights
Shelby Houlihan earned multiple All-American honors in a distinguished career at Arizona State University. Colorado Track XC file photo by Alan Versaw.
NXRSW Large School Boys (2 of 2) Race Highlights
A late-in-the-race battle between Michael Oldach and Isaiah Remington had significant team scoring implications. Photo by Alan Versaw.
NXRSW Medium School Boys Race Highlights
NXRSW Paul Roberts Interview
NXRSW Medium School Girls Race Highlights
The tandem of Anna Shults and Quinn McConnell helps to explain the steady rise of Peak to Peak in the small-school polling this season. Photo by Alan Versaw.
NXRSW Small School Boys Championship
The Page (Arizona) girls exerted a strong presence at the front of the pack from the early stages of the Small School Girls Championship race. Photo by Alan Versaw.
NXRSW Jonathan Dalby & Eric Selle Interview
NXRSW Paxton Smith Interview
The NXN Southwest team battle leaves six nationally ranked teams at home
Watch the No. 3 ranked runner in the nation defend her NXN Southwest Regional title
Watch the Championship Boys race from the NXN Southwest Regional
1000s of photos from the NXN Southwest Regional
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