Four coaches around the state coordinate periodic rankings for their respective classes. While the Nerd staff wishes they could go to 30 high school meets each week, the truth is that we don't have the time, work ethic or gas money to do so. Consequently, we rely on coaches to provide team rankings. Here's are the pre-season rankings for Class D.
If you'd like to read more about Class D competition, we provided our own analysis last week at https://www.preprunningnerd.com/post/class-d-boys-top-teams-from-2020 and https://www.preprunningnerd.com/post/class-d-girls-top-teams-from-2020.
If you'd like about the fastest returners in Class D, check out our lists at https://www.preprunningnerd.com/post/class-d-girls-top-returners-in-fall-2021 and https://www.preprunningnerd.com/post/class-d-boys-top-returners-in-fall-2021.
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