Josh Methner of Hersey was our top rising junior coming out of the 2018 track and field season. He would go on to win the 3A cross country title and become a two-time All-American. Methner is far from an emerging figure now as he will wear the bullseye target. In using the 3200m metric along with the athlete's best three-mile time combined. Brett Gardner
(Lincoln-Way East) and Charlie Wetzel
(Normal West). Both runners finished in the top six of the state track meet. Add in the high powered Jared Kreis
(Lincoln-Way Central) for a great value.