San Diego, CA
Ail pack of runners from the Midwest led the boys' race until the two-mile mark, when Chris Solinsky made his move for a substantial lead. Solinsky, the Midwest Regional champion, set a personal record by winning the race in 14:41. He finished the race 20 seconds ahead of the second-place finisher, tying the greatest margin of victory for the boys race established by Oathan Ritzenhein in 2000. West Regional Champion Zoe Nelson dominated the girls race from the start, followed by a pack of runners from the Northeast Region. At the two- mile mark, she cemented her first place position with a five-second lead, continuing to break away from the field for a victory in 17:30.

Boys
Place
Time
Athlete
Gr
Region
High School
Hometown
 
1
14:40
Chris Solinsky
12
MW
Stevens Point Area Senior
Stevens Point, WI
2
15:01
Wesley Smith
12
MW
Hudson H.S.
Hudson, OH
3
15:06
Bobby Curtis
12
SO
Saint Xavier H.S.
Louisville, KY
4
15:06
Neftalem Araia
12
MW
Lawrence North H.S.
Indianapolis, IN
5
15:12
Matt DeBole
12
SO
Mount Tabor H.S.
Winston-Salem, NC
6
15:14
Garrett Heath
11
MW
Winona Senior H.S.
Winona, MN
7
15:14
Mohamed Trafeh
11
WE
Duarte H.S.
Duarte, CA
8
15:15
Ahmed Haji
11
NE
Conard H.S.
West Hartford, CT
9
15:16
Benjamin True
11
NE
Greely H.S.
N. Yarmouth, ME
10
15:16
Lauren Jespersen
12
WE
Klamath Union H.S.
Klamath Falls, OR
Girls
Place
Time
Athlete
Gr
Region
High School
Hometown
 
1
17:30
Zoe Nelson
10
WE
Flathead H.S.
Kalispell, MT
2
17:43
Kathleen Trotter
12
NE
Red Bank Regional H.S.
Little Silver, NJ
3
17:46
Caitlin McTague
11
NE
Niskayuna H.S.
Niskayuna, NY
4
17:47
Laura Cummings
10
NE
Bay Shore H.S.
Bay Shore, NY
5
17:47
Amber Smith
11
MW
WEwood H.S.
Ishpeming, MI
6
17:50
Heidi Magill
11
WE
Mountain View H.S.
0rem, UT
7
17:50
Katelyn Kaltenbach
10
MW
Smoky Hill H.S.
Aurora, CO
8
17:51
Meghan Owen
12
NE
Killingly H.S.
Danielson, CT
9
17:52
Nicole Blood
9
NE
Saratoga H.S.
Ganesvoort, NY
10
17:52
Sunni Olding
11
MW
Minster Local Schools
Minster, OH