Fans line up along the fences set up throughout the course to catch a glimpse of their school athletes running by during the 2012 UIL cross country state championship at Old Settler’s Park in Round Rock, Texas on November 10, 2012. Thao Nguyen/Special Contributor

Burleson’s Jessica Prickett leads as Dallas Highland Park’s Natalie Rathjen trails behind during the 2012 UIL 4A cross country state championship at Old Settler’s Park in Round Rock, Texas on November 10, 2012. Thao Nguyen/Special Contributor

 Alvarado’s Austin Sanders crosses the finish line just in front of Sanger’s Josh Rainey during the 2012 UIL 3A cross country state championship at Old Settler’s Park in Round Rock, Texas on November 10, 2012. Thao Nguyen/Special Contributor

Lewisville Hebron’s Robert Domanic finishes in first place with a time of 15:04.02 during the 2012 5A UIL cross country state championship at Old Settler’s Park in Round Rock, Texas on November 10, 2012. Thao Nguyen/Special Contributor