Elite performances from this session
- 5,000 Meter Run - Jessie Crowley (Riverside) 18:41.64; Cate Ambrose (Riverside) 18:41.70; Halle Hausman (Science Hill High School) 18:49.30; Ashley Fallow (Riverside) 19:07.79; Olivia Evans (Carolina Homeschool) 19:08.17; Eliza Witherspoon (Brevard) 19:11.82; Abigail Smith (Riverside) 19:14.73; Carter Marchbanks (Riverside) 19:16.69;Madison Ellis (Eastside) 19:17.18; Maggie Layer (Morristown-West High School) 19:20.93; Ava Findlay (Brevard) 19:27.14; Olivia Henn (Eastside) 19:32.87; Julia Simpson(Science Hill High School) 19:35.43; Anna Yang (Riverside) 19:39.97;
- 5,000 Meter Run - John Ward (Wade Hampton) 15:42.44; Alex Crigger (Science Hill High School) 15:43.98; Colt Griffith (Woodmont) 16:03.49; Ben Cignarale (Riverside) 16:04.32; Hammond Manly (Wardlaw Academy) 16:08.00; Noah Graham (Brevard) 16:09.79; Ford McCoy (St. Josephs) 16:13.46; Andrew Castano (Riverside) 16:23.32; Kade Gosnell (Boiling Springs) 16:24.19; Coen Roberts (Greer) 16:25.36; Andrew Robinson (Brevard) 16:29.00;
A total of 86 high school teams and 2,818 runners entered the 2016 Eye Opener that starts Friday with college races.
Expected weather has cancelled the trip to Eye Opener for Low Country teams James Island and Wando.
2015 International girls race
Riverside girls are the team favorite with several Warriors running their first race Saturday because of college visits last weekend.
The individual title race will include a mix of Riverside runners, Eastside's Olivia Henn, Ava Findlay of Brevard (N.C.) and Maggie Layer of Morristown West (Tenn.). Don't count out Woodmont's Emma Roberts in the mix.
2015 International boys race
The boys competition consists of 10 runners already under 17 minutes this season. Wade Hampton's John Ward is ranked the top entrant (16:12). Woodmont's Colt Griffith and Ben Cignarale make up the top three. Eastside sophomore Noah White has run sub-16:30 this season.
The Riverside Warriors look to be the team favorite with in-state teams Boiling Springs and Eastside having the chance to finish in the top three.
6:30 p.m. Collegiate Women no limit
7:10 p.m. Collegiate Men no limit
8 a.m. International Girls limit 12
8:30 a.m. International Boys limit 12
9 a.m. Championship Girls limit 10
9:30 a.m. Championship Boys limit 10
10 a.m. Junior Varsity Girls no limit
10:30 a.m. Junior Varsity Boys no limit
High school entry statistics
Teams entered: 86
Teams scheduled: 25
Teams total: 86
Athletes in individual events: 2,818
Athletes total: 2,818