Award: High School- Cross Country
Affiliation: Cherry Creek High School
Being one of the best distance runners in Colorado, Riley Stewart has set a new standard. Stewart was four-time letter winner, a three-time Colorado Cross Country State champion, and a two-time Gatorade Player of the Year. Stewart remained undefeated in all but one Colorado race in 2021 and consistently remained in the top 5 national rankings. As for her track record, Stewart placed first in the 800-meter, 1600-meter, 3200-meter, and the 4×800-meter relay.