Polydoris Races To An All-State Medal!

Jason Polydoris returned to the State Cross Country Meet at Detweiller Park in hopes of drastically improving on his disappointing performance from 2018 (166th 15:50.97). This year he came into the meet with extreme confidence after taking 3rd place ...

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Polydoris Qualifies For 3A State Cross Country Meet For The Second Year In A Row!

Highland Park had three runners competing at the 2019 IHSA 3A Hoffman Estates Sectional Meet. Due to snow and rain during the week, the course was a m...

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3 HP Runners Qualify For Sectionals

The Giants went into the 2019 IHSA 3A Regional Meet at Lake Forest knowing that it was a deep field and the team would need its best race to qualify through to Sectionals. The team was ready for the challenge. Junior Jason Polydoris led the way for ...

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3 Earn Trophies At Prospect Invite

Those HP runners not in the top 7 competed in the Prospect Invite or the Buffalo Grove Race Car Rally. Three Giants earned trophies at the Prospect Invite. The team was led by junior Jason Werneths fourth place finish. He completed the 3 mile course...

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Polydoris Wins CSL North; Fairchild and Brown Earn All-Conference

The CSL Invite was hosted by Glenbrook South on their fast flat course on this windy Saturday. The Giants were feeling confident as they have worked h...

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Polydoris and Fairchild Earn Medals At Wheeling Invite

The Wheeling Invite provided the Giants with another test of racing in adverse conditions. It had rained the night before causing the course to be very muddy in several spots and it was extremely windy. Even with these less than ideal conditions, sev...

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HP Sweeps Quad Meet On Both Levels

The 2nd CSL Quad Meet took place at Maine East HS. The course was muddy due to recent rains, but the Giants were ready to compete! The frosh-soph raced first with the roster being mostly freshmen. Alex Bradshaw, Noah Apley, and Noah Jackson got out ...

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Alex Brown Wins Frosh-Soph Race and Jason Polydoris Wins Varsity Race at Libertyville Invite

The Libertyville Invite takes place each year at the always challenging cross country course at Adler Park. This year there was an added challenge wit...

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8 Year Quad Meet Sweep Streak Comes To An End

On September 27th 2011, the Highland Park Giants Boys Varsity Cross Country Team won against each of the other schools at their CSL Quad Meet. The meet took place at Sunset Woods Park in Highland Park and was against Glenbrook North, Maine East, and ...

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HP Competes At First To The Finish Invite In Peoria

Each year the HPHS Boys Cross Country Team takes an early season trip to Peoria to compete on the state meet course at Detweiller Park. The trip is also a key team building experience for the program. This years team made incredible growth on the tri...

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HP Shows Improvement At Hinsdale Hornet-Red Devil Invite

Highland Park competed in the prestigious Hinsdale Hornet-Red Devil Cross Country Invite against some of the top teams and individuals in the state. It takes place on a beautiful but challenging cross country course at Katherine Legge Park. Every ath...

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Giants Compete at Stevenson Opening Meet

The Giants competed in the Stevenson Opening Cross Country Meet hosted at the Vernon Hills Sports Complex. Those that raced competed well on a very hot and windy afternoon. Junior Jason Polydoris took control of the race by the mile (4:59) and start...

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