Towanda's Simon Smith jumped out of the gate and never looked back in the 2013 cross-country season.
Towanda's Katelin Purdy had a strong finish to the season.
HERSHEY - For Towanda's Simon Smith there was one big goal all season long.
It was less than two years ago that Towanda's Schuyler Smith was watching the Black Knights track and field team run, while he recovered from a skiing accident.
HERSHEY - A year ago Towanda's Katelin Purdy was just a spectator at Hershey.
BLOOMSBURG - Three of the top four, five in the top and six in the top 12.
BLOOMSBURG - For the second year in a row a Towanda runner captured the gold.
BLOOMSBURG - This year marked the first time in over three decades that the Mansfield Tigers had won the NTL girls' cross country title.
BLOOMSBURG - A year ago Katelin Purdy left the District 4 Cross Country Championships upset about how close she was to a trip to states.
The Lady Wildcats took second at the Whitney Point Invitational Tuesday.
LERAYSVILLE - The NTL Invitational boiled down to a two team race on the boys' side Saturday.
LERAYSVILLE - The Mansfield Tigers captured their first NTL title in three decades this season, but as the postseason got started on Saturday they found themselves in a tight race with defending district champion Wellsboro.
ATHENS - Northeast Bradford had six of the top seven spots en route to a sweep at Athens, clinching their second straight NTL title.
For years Mansfield cross country has entered the season with the idea of trying for individual goals, realizing that team achievements might not happen.
LAPORTE - The Sullivan County boys and girls' cross-country teams each picked up a pair of wins on their homecoming Saturday.