Jacob Thomson, senior at Holy Cross in Louisville has been chosen to represent the TEAM USA at the Great Edinburgh International Cross Country Meet in Scotland. Below he answers questions about his expectations for the experience and traveling. He is coming off a 5th Place Finish at Foot Locker Nationals.
Team USA heads to Great Edinburgh International Cross Country. Following their individual wins in December at the USA Track & Field National Club Cross Country Championships, Jacob Riley and Mattie Suver headline the members of Team USA while Dennis Barker and Dena Evans will lead the teams as coaches for the 2013 Great Edinburgh International Cross Country. Competition is scheduled for Saturday in Scotland. (via www.usatf.org)
Lots of top times occurred at the Hispanic Games yesterday! Big vault by King at LSU! Fraziers get US#1-2 over 3200 at the NC HS Opener. (Photo by angelle)
Jacob Thomson, senior at Holy Cross has finished 12th overall in the Junior Men's 6K at the Great Edinburgh International Cross Country Meet in Scotland.
Lake Braddock High School senior Sophie Chase finished 14th across the pond over in Scotland today in the Great Edinburgh International Cross Country Challenge junior women's 4K race with a time of 14:42. It was her first time competing internationally, but likely will not be her last.