The Green Hope girls and Chapel Hill boys cross country teams are each ranked No. 1 by NCrunners.com in their all-classifications preseason top 25. Both teams are defending state champions with Chapel Hill winning the 3-A last year and nationally-ranked Green Hope winning 4-A.
In no particular order, Carrboro, Broughton, Cary, Orange, Panther Creek, Millbrook, Cardinal Gibbons, Athens Drive and Pinecrest are all ranked in the boys rankings. Click here to view the entire top 25.
Making the girls top 25 along with Green Hope are: Apex, Broughton, Cardinal Gibbons, Carrboro, Chapel Hill, Pinecrest and West Johnston. Click here to view the entire girls top 25.