It's time for another installment of our preseason rankings series for the upcoming cross country season.
University School of Johnson City leads the way, led by Porter Bradley. Bradley is ranked as the third-fastest returner in the league based on last year's times. He comes in at 16:46 to lead the way. University School of Johnson City has a team average of 17:57 coming in to the season based on 2017 times.
Alex Ponce has the fastest personal best in the division at 16:18. His Merrol Hyde Magnet team is ranked 14th as the season begins next month. Take a look at the top five teams in the division, starting with University School and L&N Stem Academy in Knoxville.