Cross country life without Jordan Hasay has begun not only on the Central Section level, but also the state, where the Mission Prep phenom captured four consecutive Division V girls titles. Top section boys gone are Buchanan's Jonathan Sanchez and Foothill's Chris Schwartz. Here's a list of 2008 section champions and current eligibility:
Boys: D-I, Sanchez, Buchanan (graduated); D-II, Justin Vilhauser, Redwood (junior); D-III, Schwartz, Foothill (graduated); D-IV, Antonio Rodriguez, Washington (graduated); D-V, Taylor Castanon, Mission Prep (graduated).
Girls: D-I, Saylah Barsarian, Clovis (senior); D-II, Gabby Zamora, Mt. Whitney (graduated); D-III, Alisha Brown, Madera South (senior); D-IV, Linda Ramos, Firebaugh (junior); D-V, Jordan Hasay, Mission Prep (graduated).