Peter Walsdorf, Marian Central, sr.
Walsdorf won the East Suburban Catholic Conference title by 8 seconds, won the Class 2A Belvidere Regional by 31 and the Lakes Sectional by 38. His domination led to his selection as the Northwest Herald Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year. He is the lone repeat selection to the All-Area first team from a year ago. He was an honorable-mention pick as a sophomore.
• SECOND TEAM
Andrew Doetsch, Jacobs, jr.
Will Gelon, Prairie Ridge, fr.
Danny Hamill, Crystal Lake Central, jr.
Connor Maloney, Jacobs, sr.
Aidan Schleutermann, Woodstock, sr.
• HONORABLE MENTION
Yusuf Baig, Burlington Central, jr.
Aidan Gonzalez, Hampshire, jr.
Jack Hansen, Woodstock, sr.
Austin May, Crystal Lake Central, sr.
Carlos Montes, McHenry, sr.
Isai Morales, Hampshire, sr.
Thomas Patel, Huntley, sr.
Robert Perry, Burlington Central, jr.
Mitchell Ruffin, Jacobs, jr.
Zach Secor, Marengo, sr.