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Bayliss among the favorites at NCS

Christine Bayliss of San Ramon Valley High, seen here winning the East Bay Athletic League girls cross country championship race on Nov. 8 in Pleasanton, is one of favorites to win the North Coast Section Division I girls race on Nov. 16 at Hayward High School. Bayliss finished second in the race last season. Granada is the three-time defending team champion in Division I girls. De La Salle is the heavy favorite to win the Division I boys title.