From the biggest classes to the the smallest, the Hawks, Hurricanes, and a sleuth of Bears laid down a challenge to the rest of the state on Saturday.
The action started warming up on a Saturday that was hot and sticky in most places. Some teams proved that they can stand the heat.
Connecticut got rolling in 2021 and some promising signs brighten the outlook ahead.
A team from the small-school classes won the 2019 Open. Could it happen again this year?
CT guys should be living large this fall, and no one does that better than the teams from the bigger classes.
With some guys running at the front of the national pack, the CT boys teams are ready to bust out.
The teams from the smaller classes and the NEPSTA leagues will be making their marks this year.
The teams from the larger classes are looking for a big payoff as a new year begins.
Nutmeg runners have been spicing up the regional action lately. We're kicking off the previews of the great times ahead this season.
The NYC-area leagues are looking to pull it all back together after a year of sacrifices.
Class D has gotten very small, but there's still a couple of teams that could pack some punch.
A mad scramble is on to replace the Red Storm in Class C with teams from two sections leading the stampede.
After a year of no States, a fourpeating band of Spartans are marching at the front again back to the place it all started.
Class A teams are in a big rebuilding year across the state, but can any forge a team with high enough ratings to catch the Hawks?
The boys are back in town, hopefully, and NY teams will be heading to some big invitationals in not too long.
Conferences around the city look to get back into the groove after a year of limitations and voids.
Class D is in a wait-and-see mode in a year of unknowns.
A wide open Class C with teams from nine different sections projected among the top dozen teams for this year's States battle.
The battle to the top of Class B should be fierce this year as a bevy of runners and teams vie for the top titles.
Class A big schools are probably a little better positioned to return to the hoped for XC normalcy, but are major surprises looming after a disjointed 2020?
Cross country may be back in full swing for New York, but which runners and teams will emerge from last year's troubled times?
They won the boys and girls stadion sprint at the 75th ancient Greek Olympiad in 480 BC, and MagicalSports Time Traveler catches back up with our star victors.
Toga's Blue Streaks battled Niwot HS in the 4xMile at NSAF/Nike Nationals and ended up with the gold and a national record.
Loads of athletes from CT schools ventured westward to compete at the nationals in Eugene, and they came away with some wins and about thirty top 10 places.
More records were broken as CT athletes came up big during past weekend.
A day of titanic efforts at the State Open yielded six meet records and three state all-time bests.
The ceiling for NY girls' pole vault keeps getting pushed higher, and now the question is, "How high can they go."
Records were smashed as athletes went all out for the gold.
The CIAC State Open is closing down on us fast, and we have some thoughts on what might happen.
Classic action at the five CIAC Class championships set the stage for the Open showdowns.