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Naperville North's Allison Ray leans in to kiss the team's first place 3A trophy while carrying it with teammate Judy Pendergast during the awards ceremony at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Naperville North's Allison Ray leans in to kiss the team's first place 3A trophy while carrying it with teammate Judy Pendergast during the awards ceremony at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Geneva's McKenzie Altmayer in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Geneva's McKenzie Altmayer in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Naperville North's Judy Pendergast and Cary-Grove's Talia Duzey approach the finish line in the state cross country 3A final to take 23rd and 25th place respectively in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Naperville North's Judy Pendergast and Cary-Grove's Talia Duzey approach the finish line in the state cross country 3A final to take 23rd and 25th place respectively in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Aurora Central Catholic's Matt Meyers in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Aurora Central Catholic's Matt Meyers in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Kaneland's Victoria Clinton is congratulated by teammate Aislinn Losdwig after winning the 2A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Kaneland's Victoria Clinton is congratulated by teammate Aislinn Losdwig after winning the 2A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Aurora Christian's Rebecca Wert in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Wert placed 71st.
  Aurora Christian's Rebecca Wert in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Wert placed 71st.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Bartlett's Connor Rachford, left, and Lake Park's Dakota Morales in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Bartlett's Connor Rachford, left, and Lake Park's Dakota Morales in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Lake Zurich's Alex Milner (1949) leads the pack in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Lake Zurich's Alex Milner (1949) leads the pack in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Kaneland's Conor Johnson nears the finish line in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria to take 36th place on Saturday, November 3. Johnson placed 36th.
  Kaneland's Conor Johnson nears the finish line in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria to take 36th place on Saturday, November 3. Johnson placed 36th.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard South's John Wold takes first place the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard South's John Wold takes first place the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard South's John Wold gets a double high-five from his brother, Justin, 12, after winning the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard South's John Wold gets a double high-five from his brother, Justin, 12, after winning the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Barrington's Caroline Reynolds approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria to take 30th place on Saturday, November 3.
  Barrington's Caroline Reynolds approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria to take 30th place on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard South's John Wold gets a hug from grandmother Michele Mider of Chicago after winning the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard South's John Wold gets a hug from grandmother Michele Mider of Chicago after winning the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Buffalo Grove's Kaitlyn Ko approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final to take 22nd place in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Buffalo Grove's Kaitlyn Ko approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final to take 22nd place in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Aurora Christian's Rebecca Wert in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Wert placed 71st.
  Aurora Christian's Rebecca Wert in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Wert placed 71st.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Lake Park's Kaylee Flanagan approaches the finish line in the 3A state cross country final in Peoria and takes fourth place on Saturday, November 3.
  Lake Park's Kaylee Flanagan approaches the finish line in the 3A state cross country final in Peoria and takes fourth place on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Madeline Perez is embraced by her parents, Ed and Joelle, after she took first place in the state 3A cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Madeline Perez is embraced by her parents, Ed and Joelle, after she took first place in the state 3A cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard West's Madeline Perez approaches the finish line to take first place in the 3A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard West's Madeline Perez approaches the finish line to take first place in the 3A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Berwyn-Cicero's Omero Montalvo and Naperville North's Jimmy Qiao in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Berwyn-Cicero's Omero Montalvo and Naperville North's Jimmy Qiao in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Schaumburg's Ali Gutt approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Schaumburg's Ali Gutt approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Lake Park's Nicole Alfano, left, and Samantha Montalbaldo embrace after learning their team took second place in the 3A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Lake Park's Nicole Alfano, left, and Samantha Montalbaldo embrace after learning their team took second place in the 3A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Hersey's Andy Philipose in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Hersey's Andy Philipose in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Jacobs' Lauren Van Vlierbergen and her 3A seventh place medal at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Jacobs' Lauren Van Vlierbergen and her 3A seventh place medal at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Bartlett's Connor Rachford in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Bartlett's Connor Rachford in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Palatine's Tess Wasowicz approaches the finish line in the state 3A cross country final in Peoria and takes 11th place on Saturday, November 3.
  Palatine's Tess Wasowicz approaches the finish line in the state 3A cross country final in Peoria and takes 11th place on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard West poses with their 3A third place trophy for fans at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard West poses with their 3A third place trophy for fans at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Jacobs' Lauren Van Vlierberge (1794) runs in the pack in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Jacobs' Lauren Van Vlierberge (1794) runs in the pack in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard South's John Wold is greeted by fans after winning the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard South's John Wold is greeted by fans after winning the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Bartlett's Connor Rachford in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Bartlett's Connor Rachford in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Kaneland's Conor Johnson in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Johnson placed 36th.
  Kaneland's Conor Johnson in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Johnson placed 36th.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard South's Cynthia Mote and Christina Sedall embrace as they make their way back to their tent after learning of their team's third place win in the state 3A cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. It's also Mote's 18th birthday.
  Glenbard South's Cynthia Mote and Christina Sedall embrace as they make their way back to their tent after learning of their team's third place win in the state 3A cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. It's also Mote's 18th birthday.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Prospect's Brooke Wolfe approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria to take thirteenth place on Saturday, November 3.
  Prospect's Brooke Wolfe approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria to take thirteenth place on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Mooseheart's Wal Khat in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Khat took 24th place.
  Mooseheart's Wal Khat in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Khat took 24th place.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
St. Francis' Andrew Hallet (1381) approaches the finish line in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Carbondale's James Douglas on left.
  St. Francis' Andrew Hallet (1381) approaches the finish line in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Carbondale's James Douglas on left.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Aurora Christian's Jake Gehman in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Gehman took 96th place.
  Aurora Christian's Jake Gehman in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Gehman took 96th place.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Kaneland's Victoria Clinton gets hugs from teammates Aislinn Losdwig and Sydney Strang after winning the 2A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Kaneland's Victoria Clinton gets hugs from teammates Aislinn Losdwig and Sydney Strang after winning the 2A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Naperville North poses for photos for fans with their 3A first place trophy at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Naperville North poses for photos for fans with their 3A first place trophy at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard South's Rebecca Sippel approaches the finish line in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard South's Rebecca Sippel approaches the finish line in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Lake Park poses with their 3A second place trophy for fans during the awards ceremony at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Lake Park poses with their 3A second place trophy for fans during the awards ceremony at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Barrington's Ryan Burgoon approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final and takes 12th place in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Barrington's Ryan Burgoon approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final and takes 12th place in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Kaneland's Victoria Clinton approaches the finish line in the state cross country 2A final to take first place in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Kaneland's Victoria Clinton approaches the finish line in the state cross country 2A final to take first place in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
York poses for photos with their 3A first place trophy at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  York poses for photos with their 3A first place trophy at the cross country state finals in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Warren's Michelle Klimt in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Warren's Michelle Klimt in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard West's Madeline Perez approaches the finish line to take first place in the 3A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard West's Madeline Perez approaches the finish line to take first place in the 3A state cross country final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Mooseheart's Wal Khat in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Khat took 24th place.
  Mooseheart's Wal Khat in the in the state cross country 1A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Khat took 24th place.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard South's Joe Singleton (1266) in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard South's Joe Singleton (1266) in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Kaneland's Victoria Clinton in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Kaneland's Victoria Clinton in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Prospect's Quentin Shaffer approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria and takes second place on Saturday, November 3.
  Prospect's Quentin Shaffer approaches the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria and takes second place on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Vernon Hills' Ben Mohrdieck in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Vernon Hills' Ben Mohrdieck in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Rosary's Kara Kalisz in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Rosary's Kara Kalisz in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Glenbard South's John Wold, center, leads the pack in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Glenbard South's John Wold, center, leads the pack in the state cross country 2A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Metea Valley's Kendall Cast and Geneva's McKenzie Altmayer battle to the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Girls took 38th and 36th place respectively.
  Metea Valley's Kendall Cast and Geneva's McKenzie Altmayer battle to the finish line in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Girls took 38th and 36th place respectively.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Jacobs' Lauren Van Vlierberge approaches the finish line in the state 3A cross country final and takes seventh place in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Jacobs' Lauren Van Vlierberge approaches the finish line in the state 3A cross country final and takes seventh place in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Warren's Martin Martinez in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
  Warren's Martin Martinez in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
Prospect's Quentin Shaffer in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Shaffer took second place in the race.
  Prospect's Quentin Shaffer in the state cross country 3A final in Peoria on Saturday, November 3. Shaffer took second place in the race.
Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer
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