Several of the top state teams from this season are slated to compete at the Nike Cross Regional Northeast Championships at Bowdoin Park in Wappingers Falls, NY on Saturday, November 25, 2017 for the chance to qualify for the Nike Cross Nationals on December 2, 2017 at Glendoveer Golf Course in Portland Oregon. The Nike Cross Nationals is comprised of 8 Regional Qualifying meets that produces a field of 22 7-person clubs and an additional 45 individuals (male and female).
The State Open and New England Champion Xavier Boys team is slated to compete as the Xavier Distance club with the team of Trevor Christie, Owen Curran, William Curran, Robbie Cozean , Owen Lally, Dillon Selfors and Peter Schulten.
The State Open and New England runner-up Staples Boys team that finished 22nd at the 2016 Championship meet will compete as the Westport XC with the team of Sunil Green, William Landowne, Christian Myer, Benjamin Seiple, Mayo Smith, Nicholas Taubenheim and Tyler Wright.
The list of team entrants features many of the state’s best from this season including:
· Danbury Boys and Girls competing as the Danbury XC Club
· Derby Boys competing as the Derby Running Club
· Haddam Killingworth Boys and Girls competing as HKXC
· Hall Boys competing as the Warriors XC
· Trumbull Girls competing as the Trumbull Eagles Running Club
Complete meet information is available on the official website at: Nike Cross Regionals Northeast