2015-16 Gatorade State Girls Cross Country Runners of the Year

2015-16 Gatorade State Girls Cross Country Runners of the Year

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2015-16 Gatorade State Girls Cross Country Runners of the Year

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Katie Rainsberger crosses the finish line as the winner of the Nike Cross Nationals in Oregon (Photo: Nike)

Katie Rainsberger crosses the finish line as the winner of the Nike Cross Nationals in Oregon (Photo: Nike)

The Gatorade State Girls Cross Country Runners of the Year have been crowned. The winners were selected based on athletic production and impact in the 2015-16 season. Each winner also demonstrated high academic achievement and exemplary personal character, including volunteerism, sportsmanship and community leadership. Click each player’s name to view his credentials.

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Alabama: Amaris Tyynismaa, Montgomery Catholic Prep
Alaska: Briahna Gerlach, Glennallen
Arizona: Allie Schadler, Rio Rico
Arkansas: Elise Reina, Har-Ber (Springdale)
California: Cate Ratliff, Santa Cruz
Colorado: Katie Rainsberger, Air Academy (USAFA)
Connecticut: Hannah DeBalsi, Staples (Westport)
D.C.: Taylor Knibb, Sidwell Friends School
Delaware: Lydia Olivere, Padua Academy (Wilmington)
Florida: Bailey Hertenstein, Riverview
Georgia: Lindsay Billings, Northview (Johns Creek)
Hawaii: Amanda Beaman, Iolani School (Honolulu)
Idaho: Rachel Morrin, Madison (Rexburg)
Illinois: Judy Pendergast, Naperville North (Naperville)
Indiana: Sarah Leinheiser, Carmel
Iowa: McKenzie Yanek, Pleasant Valley (Bettendorf)
Kansas: Cailie Logue, Girard
Kentucky: Michaela Reinhart, Lexington Catholic
Louisiana: Gabrielle Jennings, First Baptist Christian School (Slidell)
Maine: Tia Tardy, Orono
Maryland: Maria Coffin, Annapolis
Massachusetts: Ariel Keklak, Lincoln-Sudbury Regional (Sudbury)
Michigan: Madison Troy, Grandville
Minnesota: Bethany Hasz, Alexandria Area (Alexandria)
Mississippi: Kate Mattox, Starkville
Missouri: Taylor Werner, Ste. Genevieve
Montana: Annie Hill, Glacier (Kalispell)
Nebraska: Taylor Somers, Millard South (Omaha)
Nevada: Alexis Gourrier, Centennial (Las Vegas)
New Hampshire: Maegan Doody, Oyster River (Durham)
New Jersey: Alyssa Aldridge, Mainland Regional (Linwood)
New Mexico: Amanda Mayoral, Cleveland (Rio Rancho)
New York: Jessica Lawson, Corning-Painted Post (Corning)
North Carolina: Nevada Mareno, Leesville Road (Raleigh)
North Dakota: Mattie Shirley-Fairbairn, Bismarck
Ohio: Abby Nichols, Alter (Kettering)
Oklahoma: Cheyenne Walden, Charles Page (Sand Springs)
Oregon: Ella Donaghu, Grant (Portland)
Pennsylvania: Aislinn Devlin, Downingtown West (Downingtown)
Rhode Island: Ellie Lawler, South Kingstown (Wakefield)
South Carolina: Logan Morris, Spartanburg Christian Academy (Spartanburg)
South Dakota: Ella Byers, Chamberlain
Tennessee: Taylor Cuneo, Central Magnet School (Murfreesboro)
Texas: Abby Gray, Alamo Heights (San Antonio)
Utah: Courtney Wayment, Davis (Kaysville)
Vermont: Sophia Gorman, Champlain Valley Union (Hinesburg)
Virginia: Weini Kelati, Heritage (Leesburg)
Washington: Jordan Oakes, Holy Names Academy (Seattle)
West Virginia: Jessica Melvin, Philip Barbour High (Philippi)
Wisconsin: Aubrey Roberts, Memorial High (Eau Claire)
Wyoming: Calbi Ausmann, Newcastle

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