ALISA HARVEY SETS AMERICAN MILE RECORD (MASTERS) IN ANNAPOLIS
Alisa Harvey broke the USA (45-49) Masters Mile Record previously held by Joan Nesbit Mabe at the Navy Invitational in Annapolis, MD on January 15. In a field loaded with collegians, Alisa took charge and hammered the pace from the gun, holding her own and crossing the finish line in 2nd place with a time of 5:04.02, 0.51 seconds under the previous record. This is her third USA Mile record as her 35 - 39 and 40 - 44 records still stand.
NAVY WOMEN'S INVITATIONAL
2. Alisa Harvey 5:04.02 (45-49 AMERICAN RECORD!!!)
IN TWO SEPARATE MEETS, BECKY AND EPLEY CLEAR 6 FEET (1.83METERS) IN SEASON OPENERS TO WIN THEIR EVENTS AND HIT THE USA INDOOR NATIONALS QUALIFYING MARK
Jumping from a half approach in Lincoln, NE, Epley Bullock comfortably cleared 6'0"/1.83 to start off her 2011 season. Moments later down in Albuquerque, NM, current USA Olympic Training Center Resident and Riadha Athlete Becky Christensen leaped over 1.83m in her season opener.
UNM LOBO COLLEGIATE OPEN
Albuquerque Convention Center
Women's High Jump
1. Becky Christensen 1.83m (6'0")
HOLIDAY INN INVITATIONAL
Women's High Jump
1. Epley Bullock 1.83m (6'0")
KARLY HAMRIC WITH 800M PR IN SEASON OPENER, ALSO UNDER USA INDOOR QUALIFYING STANDARD
Karly destroyed the 800M field as she prepares for the Five Nations Match 1500M Race to be held later this month in Glasgow, Scotland.
DOUG RAYMOND INVITATIONAL
1. Karly Hamric 2:07.72 (PR!)
January 14, 2011
KRISTIN WINS AND JACQUI WITH PR AS THREE RIADHA ATHLETES AT NYC MEET
Steeplers Kristin Anderson and Jacqui Wentz had a solid showing at their season opener. Leading wire to wire, Kristin cruised to take the 3000m race and Jacqui toughed out a 2nd place finish in the seeded mile race with a 4 secs PR. Dennis Wolff competed in the congested seeded mile placing 8th in 4:14.19.
NYU GOTHAM CUP
Armory Track & Field Center
Women's Seeded Mile
2. Jacqui Wentz 4:55.87 (4 secs PR!)
1. Kristin Anderson 9:49.03
Men's Seeded Mile
8. Dennis Wolff 4:14.19