The Favorites And Contenders For 2A/3A State Races

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A quick look at the pre-race favorites and top contenders for the second half of the FHSAA State XC Finals with the 2A and 3A classification races.

2A Girls

Team Favorites: Bishop Kenny

Team Contenders: Bolles, Episcopal, Bishop Verot, Berkeley Prep, Ransom Everglades, Carrollton School of Sacred Heart

Individual Favorites: Annabella Tomasic (Lake Highland Prep)

Individual Contenders: Addison Dempsey (Cardinal Mooney), Mackenzie De Lisle (Bishop Verot), Margaret Bartlow (North Bay Haven), Grace Aldrich (Carrollton School of Sacred Heart), Jazlyn Forbes (Oasis)

3A Girls

Team Favorites: Dillard

Team Contenders: Ponte Vedra, Osceola, Our Lady of Lourdes, Lake Minneola

Individual Favorites: Ashley Fitzgerald (American Heritage)

Individual Contenders: Christiana Coleman (Dillard), Avery Latto (Osceola), Elle Mehltretter (Osceola), Lindy White (Ponte Vedra)

2A Boys

Team Favorites: Bishop Kenny, Bolles

Team Contenders: Astronaut, Berkeley Prep, Bishop Verot 

Individual Favorites: David Serra (Ransom Everglades)

Individual Contenders: Liam Jordan (Berkeley Prep), Christopher Joost (Bolles) 

3A Boys

Team Favorites: Belen Jesuit

Team Contenders: Naples, Fleming Island, Leon, Ponte Vedra

Individual Favorites: Patrick Koon (Leon)

Individual Contenders: Joshua Ruiz (Belen Jesuit), Marcelo Mantecon (Belen Jesuit), Andrew Beroset (Gulf Breeze), Clayton Knight (Ocala Vanguard), Joseph Koraya (Fort Myers)