Zionsville took 2nd last year at the state meet, but based on their returners times, they could take home first this year. The Eagles return 6 of their 7 from the 2018 state meet as well.
In the world of cross country, times do not mean that much in the grand scheme of things. There are many important factors to take into account when a team or individual gets ranked. A good place to start though is by looking at athlete PR's from the year before when looking towards a new season.
On the following pages, see the top 40 girls and guys teams based on their top 7 returning athletes season bests from 2018.