Arizona State graduate, Ryan Whiting (pictured far left), won the shotput at the Millrose Games with a final throw of 69'11". (Photo by Geoffrey Decker)
Chad Noelle, NY (pictured far left), rolled to the win with a time of 4:16.71 over Matt Jablonski (pictured center), MD, 4:16.88. Photo by Don Rich, PennTrackXC.com.
Each week Milesplit will be highlighting the top athletes across the nation.
Shelby Ashe (Sr., St. Pius X Catholic, pictured left) and Daina Levy (Sr., Kennesaw Mountain High, pictured right) are not only best friends, they are ranked 1 and 2 in the Nation. Photos by Don Rich, PennTrackXC.com.
US 1500 meter National Champion (2005) Alan Webb presents the Gatorade National Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year trophy to Lukas Verzbicas (Carl Sandberg, IL) Photos courtesy of Gatorade.
Mead High School sophomore Andrew Gardner didn't want to run cross country but a deal with his mom kept him in the sport.
Najee Glass, St. Peters NJ, (left in photo) rolled to a national record in the 500 meter run, breaking a 27 year old meet record. (Photo by Vic Sailer / PhotoRun.net)
There was a time – one year ago, to be exact - when Monica Pechanec had no idea about the pole vault. “All I knew is it was something in track and field that used a long pole and a box,” she said. “I didn’t know anything about it.”
Seven-time state champion Octavious Freeman has her eyes set on gold, but this time it is Olympic gold. Following this season, the Lake Wales senior will have to decide whether to run collegiately or professionally.
Crevoiserat, Luthin, Nadel and Cardozo run fast in NY while Yamoah flies high! Fast relays in NJ. Gunnar Nixon goes 7.99 for 60H in AR.
Daina Levy tossed a US Record 67-07 WT; Edward Cheserek rolled to a 4:12, 3:53 double in NY; Nick Vena heaved the Shot 71-09.50. All US#1 performances! Check out the Hispanic Games Live Webcast today at 12:40pm!