Preview: New Prairie Invitational

The 51st Annual New Prairie Invitational is this Saturday up in New Carlisle, IN, just west of South Bend. For many, they will get a preview of the sectional, regional, and semi-state course they will see later in the year. Not only that, but this week will give us an early look at potential state title contenders. The weather looks to be warm, which can make for some good racing and upsets. This meet won't disappoint, with several individual and team title contenders traveling up to New Carlisle this Saturday.

Below you will find each teams race assignments, as well as a couple individuals who will race solo from their team. Page 2 features a preview written by Logan French. 

Boys Race Assignments

1 Bishop Noll Culver Academy East Noble
2 Carroll (Flora) Hammond Gavit Fountain Central 
3 Illiana Christian Northwestern Lowell
4 South Bend Career AcademyKnox Laf. Jeff
5 Lake Central Catholic Rensselaer Central Mich. City
6 New Buffalo South Bend Washington New Prairie
7 River Valley Western St. Ursala
8 Washington Twp Tippecanoe Valley West Lafayette
9 Winamac South Bend Clay Portage
10 Tri-County North Newton Trevor Braden(Morgan Twp.) , Mitchell Rans (Caston)
11 North White Kankakee Valley Logansport
12 Marquette Frankfort Kokomo
13 Hebron Bellmont Harrison
14 Buchanan Jimtown Crown Point
15 Bridgman Marian Hobart
16 Attica Plymouth LaPorte
17 Clinton Prairie Rochester Merrillville
18 Fremont Calumet Mishawaka
19 Lacrosse Wheeler Penn
20 Manchester St. Joseph Warsaw
21 North Judson Peru Valparaiso
22 South Central Maconaquah Munster
23 Whiting John Glenn McCutcheon
24 Rossville Hanover Cent. Lake Central 
25 Morgan Twp. Boone Grove South Bend Adams
26 Kouts River Forest Highland
27 Faith Christian Twin Lakes Elkhart Memorial
28 Covenant Christian Eastern Milford
29 Caston Griffith South Bend Riley
30 Bremen Benton Cent Westview
31 Lake Station Edison Angola Elkhart Central
32 Oregon Davis Chesterton
34 Triton East Chicago Central
35 Westville Concord
36 Blue River Valley
36 Pioneer
37 Beecher
38 Andrean

Girls Race Assignments

1 Bishop Noll Culver Academy East Noble
2 Carroll Hanover Central Highland
3 Fountain Central New Prairie Lowell
4 South Bend Career Academy Kouts Laf. Jeff
5 Lake Central Catholic Peru Mich. City
6 North Judson South Bend Clay Pike
7 Rossville Twin Lakes Valparaiso
8 Westview Wheeler South Bend Riley
9 Winamac South Bend Washington Munster
10 Triton River Forest Logansport
11 Oregon Davis Morgan Twp. Kokomo
12 Manchester Knox Harrison
13 Hebron Ham. Gavit Crown Point
14 Buchanan Bellmont Huntington North
15 Bridgman John Glenn LaPorte
16 Attica Marian Merrillvile
17 Clinton Prairie Northwestern Mishawaka
18 Fremont Rensselaer Central Portage
19 Lacrosse St. Joseph Warsaw
20 Lewis Cass Western Penn
21 No. White W. Lafayette McCutcheon
22 Tri-County Rochester Lake Central
23 Whiting No. Newton Soth Bend Adams
24 South Central Maconaquah Hobart
25 New Buffalo Kankakee Valley Elkhart Memorial
26 Illiana Christian Jimtown Milford
27 Faith Christian Frankfort St. Ursala
28 Covenant Christian Plymouth Elkhart Central
29 Caston Tippecanoe Valley Chesterton
30 Bremen Boone Grove East Chicago Central
31 Lake Station Edison Griffith Concord
32 River Valley Benton Central
34 Washington Twp Angola
35 Westville
36 Blue River Valley
36 Pioneer
37 Beecher
38 Andrean