After a pair of trips to the state meet and with their top seven runners returning, the Decatur Eagles begin the season ranked No. 1 in Class 3A.
The Eagles were picked atop the Cross Country Coaches Association of Texas poll released this week.
The Eagles’ new District 9-3A rival Sanger was third.
In the Class 3A girls poll, Decatur was third, and Sanger fourth.
The Alvord girls were ranked ninth in Class 2A. The Northwest girls were 10th in 5A.