The Virginia Tech commit led West Springfield to its first Virginia Class 6 title since 1995, finishing first in 15:21. Stuck placed second in the Nike Cross Nationals Southeast Regional (15:02.40).
Cullen Capuano, Sr., Gonzaga
A four-year varsity runner, he put up top times at the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference and D.C. State Athletic Association meets. Capuano finished 49th in the Nike Southeast Regional.
Damian Hackett, Jr., St. Albans
He placed second in the DCSAA championship meet and finished 12th in the Foot Locker Northeast Regional.
Kellen Hasle, Sr., Loudoun Valley
He was right behind teammate Carlos Shultz, finishing second in the Virginia Class 4 championship meet (15:40). Hasle placed 14th in the Nike Southeast Regional.
Sam Keeny, Jr., South River
He broke the course record at the Maryland 4A championship meet while finishing in first (15:34.98).
Anish Nanjappa, Sr., River Hill
He won his second straight Maryland 3A state championship and finished 46th in the Nike Southeast Regional.
Tanner Piotrowski, Sr., Arundel
He posted the second-fastest time at the Maryland 4A championship meet (15:34.98). He placed 10th in the Nike Southeast Regional (15:21.60).
Carlos Shultz, Sr., Loudoun Valley
The top runner at the Virginia Class 4 championship meet (15:24), Shultz also played a key role in Loudoun Valley winning the Nike Southeast Regional, placing fifth (15:08).
Coach of the Year
Josh Alcombright, Severna Park
Alcombright led Severna Park to a regional and state championship. The Falcons followed up those performances by finishing third in the Nike Southeast Regional.
Kevin Carlson, Sr., Loudoun Valley
Patrick Donnelly, Jr., Gonzaga
Jake Gelfand, Jr., Severna Park
Bryce Lentz, Jr., Colgan
Sam Pritchard, Sr., West Springfield
Carson Sloat, Jr., Severna Park
Garrett Suhr, Sr., Richard Montgomery
Elias Applebaum, Jr., Richard Montgomery
Mateo Barreto, Sr., Loudoun Valley
Dylan Blumenthal, Sr., Wilson
Tristan Brodie, Sr., Stone Bridge
James Dennison, Sr., Severna Park
Nick Engleman, Sr., Severna Park
Matias Facchinato-Sitja, So., St. John’s
James Glebocki, So., Severna Park
Aidan Goldenberg-Hart, Sr., Richard Montgomery
Nicholas Karayianis, Sr., Bullis
Yakob Kelley, So., Bishop O’Connell
Gavin McElhennon, Sr., Gonzaga
Surafel Mengist, Sr., Springbrook
Ryan Miller, Sr., Archbishop Spalding
Jeremiah Mussmon, Sr., Loudoun Valley
Taylor Ney, Sr., Loudoun Valley
Nate Pohlsander, So., West Springfield
Clark Smith, Sr., Freedom South-Riding
Oliver Spiva, Sr., Washington Latin
Arjun Thillairajah, Sr., Sidwell Friends
Josh Walker, Sr., Loudoun Valley
Jeffrey Wedding, Jr., Chopticon
Zachary Wedding, Jr., Chopticon
Chris Weeks, Sr., West Springfield
— Text written by Ryan McFadden