Two of the biggest meets of the weekend took place on opposite sides of the country. The Stanford Invitational (CA) and the McQuaid Invitational (NY) hosted many of the top teams in the country, and dozens of top individuals. At Stanford, German Fernandez and Crater (OR) highlighted the results, while McQuaid showcased a girls US #1 v. US #4 match-up between Fayetteville-Manlius (NY) and Burnt Hills (NY). What a weekend!
Girls Start at Wave ManiaGreenwich Girls win big at Ocean State Invitational (RI)Saratoga girls win at Oatlands (VA)Warwick and Queensbury boys both continue win streaks at home invitationals.Video and Photo Galleries from Ocean State Invitational to be posted Sunday and Monday. VIDEOS POSTED- BOYS CHAMPIONSHIP - GIRLS CHAMPIONSHIPS - BOYS VARSITY 1Ursuline beats Bronxville at VCP for DeWitt Clinton title 36-39left: Kyle Merber (Half Hallow Hills West) wins the DeWitt Clinton Invitational at VCP in 16:18.
Video posted for Paul Short and CARLISLE.Photo galleries for Carlisle and Cougar NJ All weekend results posted, including Cochranton Inv At Paul Short, Neely Spence soloed to a 17:37. Cumberland Valley girls nip Cardinal O'Hara by two points. Germantown Friends escaped with a win. At Colts Neck NJ, Christine Smith led Unionville to the team win. Colts Neck's #1 runner was held out. At Carlisle, North Penn boys defeated a strong field, including Upper Dublin, North Allegheny, Coatesville and Holy Ghost Prep. Kara Millhouse was just three seconds off the course record, outkicking Rachel Wong. At the Spiked Shoe rematch between Central Cambria and Lewisburg, Carly Seymour still was victorious, but this time Lewisburg took the team win, by a single point. At Maymont VA, Baldwin takes 3rd in the Gold Division behind David Adley's win. Click here for a video interview with David by Virginia's MileSplit editor Brandon Miles. In Maryland at the Bull Run Invitational, Strath Haven's girls were 2nd int he elite race by a single point on six man scoring. At the Bulldog Invitational Chris Bodary wins the large school race in 15:35.40. Shaniel Chambers won the large school girls race in 19:13.80. Quick college notes from Paul Short: Liz Costello (Conestoga '05) ran 2nd for a dominant Princeton team, finishing 6th overall. Brad Miller (Manheim Township '05), ran 3rd for 2nd place Syracuse.