From high school track to 100-mile races on rugged trails, memorable moments abound in the world of competitive running in 2014. But who stood out from the rest?

Competitor’s 2014 Runners of the Year took into account the calendar year of performances among runners who are living and training in the United States, regardless of where they competed.

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Here are our winners:

High School Girls: Alexa Efraimson, 17, Camas, Wash.
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High School Boys: Grant Fisher, 17, Grand Blanc, Mich.
College Women: Laura Roesler, 22, University of Oregon
College Men: Edward Cheserek, 20, University of Oregon
Track Women: Jenny Simpson, 28, Boulder, Colo.
Track Men: Leo Manzano, 30, Austin, Texas
Half Marathon/Marathon Women: Shalane Flanagan, 33, Portland
Half Marathon/Marathon Men: Meb Keflezighi, 39, San Diego
Cross Country Women: Amy Van Alstine, 27, Flagstaff, Ariz.
Cross Country Men: Chris Derrick, 24, Portland, Ore.
Masters Women: Deena Kastor, 41, Mammoth Lakes, Calif.
Masters Men: Mbarak Hussein, 49, Albuquerque, N.M.
Trail Running Women: Allie McLaughlin, 23, Colorado Springs
Trail Running Men: Joe Gray, 30, Colorado Springs
Ultraunning Women: Rory Bosio, 30, Truckee, Calif.
Ultrarunning Men: (tie) Max King, Rob Krar, Sage Canaday