2020/2021 NCAA Cross County Championship Predictions

by LetsRun.com
March 15, 2021

Below are your votes and predictions from our $200,021 Running Warehouse Predict contest for the 2020/2021 NCAA Cross Country Championships.

You can find all of our coverage and the LetsRun.com previews in the NCAA Cross Country hub.

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Who wins Men’s XC?
Wesley Kiptoo Iowa State 42.4%
Conner Mantz BYU 35.9%
Luis Grijalva NAU 15.5%
Abdihamid Nur NAU 2.2%
Nico Young NAU 1.7%
Yared Nuguse Notre Dame 1.4%
Eduardo Herrera Colorado 0.3%
Other 0.3%
Alec Sandusky Cincinnati 0.2%

 

Who wins Men’s XC Team?
NAU 61.1%
BYU 38%
Arkansas 0.3%
Iowa State 0.3%
Stanford 0.2%
Notre Dame 0.2%

 

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Who wins Women’s XC?
Whittni Orton BYU 35.1%
Ella Donaghu Stanford 29.7%
Haley Herberg Washington 12.3%
Zofia Dudek Stanford 8.2%
Cailie Logue Iowa State 5.4%
Mercy Chelangat Alabama 4.5%
Taryn O’Neill NAU 2.7%
Dominique Clairmonte NC State 0.9%
Other 0.6%
Bethany Hasz Minnesota 0.5%
Mahala Norris Air Force 0.2%

 

Who wins Women’s XC Team?
Arkansas 42.1%
BYU 41%
Stanford 13.2%
New Mexico 2.4%
Colorado 0.6%
NC State 0.5%
Northern Arizona 0.2%
Other 0.2%

Vote totals (3 for 1st, 2 for 2nd, 1 for 3rd)

Who will win the
Men’s XC Individual?
Wesley Kiptoo Iowa State 810 (270)
Conner Mantz BYU 687 (229)
Luis Grijalva NAU 297 (99)
Abdihamid Nur NAU 42 (14)
Nico Young NAU 33 (11)
Yared Nuguse Notre Dame 27 (9)
Eduardo Herrera Colorado 6 (2)
Other 6 (2)
Alec Sandusky Cincinnati 3 (1)
Casey Clinger BYU 0 (0)
Amon Kemboi Arkansas 0 (0)
Patrick Dever Tulsa 0 (0)
Aaron Bienenfeld Cincinnati 0 (0)
George Kusche Nebraska 0 (0)
Mario Garcia Romo Ole Miss 0 (0)

 

Who will win the
Men’s XC Team?
NAU 1167 (389)
BYU 726 (242)
Arkansas 6 (2)
Iowa State 6 (2)
Stanford 3 (1)
Notre Dame 3 (1)
Tulsa 0 (0)
Oklahoma State 0 (0)
Colorado 0 (0)
Washington 0 (0)
Other 0 (0)

 

Who will win the
Women’s XC Individual?
Whittni Orton BYU 696 (232)
Ella Donaghu Stanford 588 (196)
Haley Herberg Washington 243 (81)
Zofia Dudek Stanford 162 (54)
Cailie Logue Iowa State 108 (36)
Mercy Chelangat Alabama 90 (30)
Taryn O’Neill NAU 54 (18)
Dominique Clairmonte NC State 18 (6)
Other 12 (4)
Bethany Hasz Minnesota 9 (3)
Mahala Norris Air Force 3 (1)
Jenna Magness Michigan State 0 (0)

 

Who will win the
Women’s XC Team?
Arkansas 834 (278)
BYU 813 (271)
Stanford 261 (87)
New Mexico 48 (16)
Colorado 12 (4)
NC State 9 (3)
Northern Arizona 3 (1)
Other 3 (1)
Michigan State 0 (0)
Michigan 0 (0)
Boise State 0 (0)

 

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