About Boys Cross Country
In his first year at the helm of the Little Cyclone boys cross country team, Ravi Bhave led the progression of a young lineup resulting in a state qualification from Charlie Bennett in 2021.
Points of Pride
The Little Cyclones have won a total of six boys cross country state titles, ranking fourth-most among schools currently competing in the largest IHSAA class.
37Team State Meet Qualifications
Ames leads all 4A schools in team state meet qualifications since 1976 – with 37 total.
2IHSAA Individual Championships
Vernon Matsen claimed the first individual title in 1939 and was followed by Mark Grover 34 years later in 1973.
Charlie Bennett was a state qualifier in the 2021 season.