WATCH: Carter Storm, Heidi Nielson Run To US No. 1s In 3K

Kingwood's (TX) Carter Storm and Katy Cinco Ranch's (NY) Heidi Nielson both ran to early US No. 1 outings in the 3K from performances at the Victor Lopez Classic on Thursday in Houston. 

Storm edged Austin Vandegrift's (TX) Anthony Monte, who finished with a US No. 2 time of 8:36.43. College Park's Nicklaus Brawner was US No. 3 in 8:39.33. 

Meanwhile, in the girls race the top three times in the country were also recorded. Nielson finished with a 76-second lap to post a US No. 1 of 9:46.71, while Austin Vandegrift's Jordan Mathis was second in 9:53.07 and Nielson's teammate, Sophie Atkinson, was third in 9:53.10. 

Watch the girls video below. 

Check out all race videos from the Victor Lopez Classic: