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2020 Milesplit Illinois Power Rankings: The Indoor Finale...

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2020 Milesplit Illinois Power Rankings: Preseason Edition...

It is time for for the MileSplit Illinois team power rankings, this is the preseason version...

Caleb Brown Talks Decision To Join Badgers...

Division 2 State Champion, Caleb Brown will be off to Madison next year to represent the Uni...

3A Girls Preview: This Is Katelynne Hart's Swan Song...

Katelynne H for the individual scene and Naperville North will patrol the team block...

St. Charles E Boys Aiming For 1st State Title in 3A...

St. Charles East has been going HAM all season long. Can they continue the surge one more da...

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3A Girls Team Preseason Preview: #25-11...

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Head Of The Class: Ohio's Top 500 Returning Senior Girls...

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Girls Pre-Season Poll: Who Will Be The 2019 State Champions?

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2019 Milesplit Illinois Power Rankings: Week 11...

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2019 Milesplit Illinois Power Rankings: Week 9...

It is time for the MileSplit Illinois Team Power Rankings, Week Eight Is Here To Open Outdoo...

2019 Milesplit Illinois Power Rankings: Week 8 It's Outdoor...

It is time for the MileSplit Illinois Team Power Rankings, Week Eight Is Here To Open Outdoo...

2019 Milesplit Illinois Power Rankings: Week 6...

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2019 Milesplit Illinois Power Rankings: Week 5...

It is time for for the MileSplit Illinois Team Power Rankings, Week Four Is Here! Our ranki...

2019 Milesplit Illinois Power Rankings: Week 2...

It is time for for the MileSplit Illinois team power rankings, Week Two Is Here!...

Naperville North Girls Ready For Resistance In 3A Battle...

Could see records fall here...

3A Wheaton-Warrenville South Boys Is Stamped Pre-Season #1...

The verdict is in: #1 Wheaton South is top team in all of Illinois...

3A Naperville North Girls Are Pre-Season Numero Uno...

The countdown to the #1 team is here...

Breaking Down The IL Premium National Stats Part 3...

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The Final Indoor Edition Power Team Rankings...

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Class 3A Girls State Championship Preview: It Could Be An Ep...

Class 3A girls state championship is going to be an epic one...

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Naperville Twilight recap is here!...

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Palatine Meet of Champions Overcomes The Oppressive Climes...

Palatine turned out to be consistent and well round as usual...

Palatine MOC Promises To Be A Scorcher...

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The 37th Annual Hinsdale Hornet-Devil Invite Shines Bright...

Neuqua Valley boys, Hinsdale Central girls pull out victories...

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Palatine meet of champions...

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Blake Evertsen, Lindsey Payne Repeat At Hinsdale Hornet Devi...

Blake and Lindsey repeat as meet champions...

Hinsdale Hornet Devil Invite Snap Recap...

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Neuqua Valley starts the season as the #1 team in Illinois...

Final Girls 4x800 Rankings: Hinsdale Central Leads Charge...

State Champion Hinsdale Central rated number 1 in Illinois all season long...

Neuqua/Hinsdale Summer Milk Mile Lives Up To Hype...

All in all the Neuqua Hinsdale Milk Mile was met with flying colors...

Hinsdale Central Boys Sectional Featured Photo Album by Stev...

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3A Boys Cross Country Team Preview: #15-#1...

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Every state championship seems to bring out the best in Illinois runners. Could it be that h...

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Who's #1: It's Time To State Case At State Meet...

Jimmy evaluates the top boys teams in the nation as State meets heat up...

Milesplit Illinois Week #9 Power Team Rankings...

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Milesplit Illinois Week #8 Power Team Rankings...

Power rankings explanation: This week’s rankings are taken in with consideration to where...

MileSplit Illinois Week #7 Power Team Rankings...

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Illinois MileSplit Week #6 Power Team Rankings...

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Lockport "Locktoberfest" Headlines Key Weekend Tilt...

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Illinois MileSplit Week #5 Power Team Rankings...

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Milesplit Illinois Week #4 Team Rankings...

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Milesplit Illinois Week In Review: Week #3...

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The 27th Annual First To The Finish Invitational Showbill...

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Class 3A First To The Finish Invitational Preview...

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Hinsdale Central Boys, Glenbard West Girls Proves They Are R...

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The mega hyped Hinsdale Hornet-Devil Invitational lived up to the billing and churned out so...

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Hinsdale Red Devil-Hornet Invite Sets Off Hot Weekend Of Com...

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Nike Cross National Diaries: Illinois Style...

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Illinois Harriers Make Big Headlines On Super Saturday...

The crisp Saturday morning started with sunny skies with a light brisk wind and above averag...

Super Saturday Proves Fruitful For Illinois Harriers!...

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