In May of 2010, two runners ran step-for-step for 7 1/2 laps with a mad dash to a finish that separated them by two tenths of a second. One would go on to become a top UNC Tarheel and the other would launch herself on a course that would make her a junior world champion in July 2014. It's Elastic Girl versus the Flipper, revisited, and the tale of the big decisions they battled over.
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Back in Black
So much attention is payed to the "big guys", the class AA and A schools, that sometimes it's nice to take a look at the smaller team that will be battling for NY State supremecy. Coach Ed Stickles of Bronxville takes a look at the boys of Class C.
SOMERS – The Arlington girls team isn’t hiding from the season’s expectations. They know the expectations are there. They aren’t hiding and coach Steve Arnett keeps it in perspective. “If dog bites man there’s no news,” he said. “Now if man bites dog, that’s a big deal.”
The Arlington boys and girls hang on to top spots. Suffern boys and girls also ranked very high. Week two posted here.