Feb. 16, 2008 Seattle

by Leo Collins

Elijah Greer got his track season off on a high note as he ran against collegiate runners in the Husky Invitational. Running on the 300 meter indoor track at Dempsey Arena at the Univeristy of Washington campus in Seattle Greer ran a solid 1:52.66 to place 22nd overall against a field of older runners.

Numerous area collegians ran fine times & recorded NCAA qualifying or provisional times including Jessica Pixler, who placed 2nd in the women’s mile outkcking All-American Ari Lambie of Stanford. Following are the distance times for the leaders & some noteworthy northwest runners.

Distance Races in Husky Invitational

Women 1 Mile Run

Facility . Record: ! 4:31.87 2/11/2006 Courtney Babcock, MWTC

NCAA Auto: A 4:40.00

NCAA Prov: P 4:48.00

1 1782 Follett, Katie Washington 4:37.22A

2 668 Pixler, Jessica Seattle Pacific 4:37.33A

3 715 Lambie, Arianna Stanford 4:38.01A

4 1769 Howard, Julia Valley Royals 4:38.09A

5 1788 Miller, Amanda Washington 4:39.93A

6 710 Centrowitz, Lauren Stanford 4:40.13P

7 372 Armstrong, Meghan Iowa 4:41.07P

8 712 Follmar, Alicia Stanford 4:41.15P

9 1905 Detmer, Ann Wisconsin 4:41.68P

10 218 Vaughn, Sara Colorado 4:44.10P

23 1793 Schutte, Bailey Washington 4:56.69 24 17

25 457 Bies, Elizabeth Oregon 4:57.90 26 17

27 533 Veal, Sylvia Oregon State 4:58.50

46 520 Lampi, Marsha Oregon State 5:08.54

 

Women 3000 Meter Run

Facility . Record: ! 8:56.72 1/27/2007 Sally Kipyego, Texas Tech

NCAA Auto: A 9:15.00

NCAA Prov: P 9:34.00

1 304 Kuijken, Susan Florida State 9:08.75A

2 910 Martinez, Brenda UC Riverside 9:17.80P

3 303 England, Hannah Florida State 9:19.25P

4 78 Strickland, Carrie Bowerman Athletic 9:20.30P

5 1895 Long, Sariah Weber State 9:21.21P

6 53 Hardt, Kari Arizona State 9:29.00P

7 535 Dahm, Brianna OTC 9:29.57P

8 229 Hemphill, Kristen Colorado St. 9:30.34P

9 850 Conley, Kim UC Davis 9:30.77P

10 1912 Pabich, Alicia Wisconsin 9:33.93P

20 471 Pearson, Sarah Oregon 9:44.44

28 468 Michel, Claire Oregon 9:49.

70 31 1849 Lawrence, Collier Washington St. 9:50.37

46 525 Oveson, Hayely Oregon State 10:06.31

63 521 Macias, Jennifer Oregon State 10:36.26

Women 5000 Meter Run

Facility Record: ! 15:30.17 2/10/2007 Amy Hastings, ASU

NCAA Auto: A 16:08.00

NCAA Prov: P 16:45.00

1 1913 Rundhaug, Katrina Wisconsin 16:00.96A

2 375 Nukuri, Diane Iowa 16:10.71P

3 1953 Grace, Allison ZAP Fitness 16:34.08P

4 1894 Haws, Morgan Weber State 16:36.04P

5 1908 Grinaker, Hanna Wisconsin 16:36.86P

6 714 Harrington, Katie Stanford 16:40.33P

7 373 Burke, Jolly Iowa 16:43.14P

8 54 Kielty, Ali Arizona State 16:49.03

9 1850 Leonard, Meghan Washington St. 16:53.59

10 213 Becker, Sarna Club Northwest 17:00.28

Men 1 Mile

Facility Record: ! 3:56.00 2/2/2008 Steve Sherer, Athletic Perform

NCAA Auto: A 3:59.50

NCAA Prov: P 4:04.00

1 959 Brown, Russell Unattached 3:58.68A

2 731 Heath, Garrett Stanford 3:58.71A

3 302 Jennings, Gabe Eugene Health & 3:58.83A

4 483 Centrowitz, Matthew Oregon 4:00.26P

5 568 Maag, Michael Princeton 4:00.43P

6 496 McGrath, Michael Oregon 4:00.61P

7 536 Asmeron, Bolota OTC 4:01.34P

8 16 Bor, Emmanuel Alabama 4:01.63P

9 751 Broderick, Kalpanati Team XO 4:02.12P

10 1954 O'Keefe, Brendan ZAP Fitness 4:02.40P

17 95 Bybee, Dustin BYU 4:05.47

 

Men 800 Meter Run

Facility Record: ! 1:47.38 2/15/2003 Zach Whitmarsh, Pacific Sport

NCAA Auto: A 1:48.20

NCAA Prov: P 1:50.50 Name Year School Finals

1 71 Brown, Ryan Asics 1:47.94A

2 538 Elliott, Kevin OTC 1:48.45P

3 98 Jensen, Keith BYU 1:48.85P

4 541 Smith, Christian OTC 1:48.99P

5 970 Steele, Adam Unattached 1:49.43P

6 9 Hawkins, Kevin Air Force 1:49.52P

7 307 Krumins, Andrew Florida State 1:49.66P

8 61 Barbosa, Nectaly Arizona State 1:49.87P

9 1961 Jackson, Bruce Club Northwest 1:50.20P

10 1918 Jager, Evan Wisconsin 1:50.26P

22 754 Greer, Elijah Team XO 1:52.66

Men 3000 Meter Run

Facility Record: ! 7:48.59 1/31/2004 Bolota Asmeron, Nike

NCAA Auto: A 7:54.50

NCAA Prov: P 8:05.00 Name Year School Finals

1 450 McNeill, David Northern Arizona 7:50.37A

2 100 Perry, Kyle BYU 7:51.20A

3 1914 Bethke, Brandon Wisconsin 7:51.54A

4 306 Gunn, Luke Florida State 7:53.97A

5 60 Alcorn, Kyle Arizona State 7:55.63P

6 305 Buckingham, Mark Florida State 7:55.98P

7 597 gallo, anthony Run Flagstaff 7:56.34P

8 455 See, Jeff Ohio State 7:56.42P

9 479 Acosta, Andrew Oregon 7:57.45P

10 962 Davis, Kevin Unattached 7:58.67P

11 400 Richardson, John Kentucky 7:59.26P

12 409 Mead, Hassan Minnesota 8:01.08P

17 961 Chapa, Joaquin Unattached 8:10.42 18

21 499 Mercado, Diego Oregon 8:13.07

31 487 Hall, Chad Oregon 8:19.66

40 498 Mercado, Daniel Oregon 8:23.93

 

Men 5000 Meter Run

Facility Record: ! 13:30.74 2/10/2007 Chris Solinsky, Wisconsin

NCAA Auto: A 13:47.00

NCAA Prov: P 14:10.00

1 21 David, Tyson Alabama 13:55.19P

2 1945 Korir, Mark Wyoming 13:57.65P

3 1899 Pilkington, Seth Weber State 13:58.18P

4 507 Wall, Scott Oregon 13:58.22P

5 31 Maiyo, Augustus Alabama 13:58.43P

6 220 Harkrader, Bradley Colorado 13:59.19P

7 10 Houseworth, Sean Air Force 13:59.28P

8 435 Ashton, Mat New Mexico 14:00.30P

9 27 Kirwa, Andrew Alabama 14:02.56P

10 385 Hefferon, Paul Kansas 14:02.78P

11 295 Suver, Curtis Eastern Washington 14:03.64P

12 1823 Schmitt, Jake Washington 14:04.40P

13 493 Klotz, Kenny Oregon 14:05.30P

25 964 Holts, Brett Unattached 14:17.28

27 222 Neuman, Kenyon Colorado 14:22.79

35 971 Steidl, Uli Unattached 14:31.42

42 740 Riley, Jake Stanford 14:39.80 43

57 561 Manning, Michael Portland 15:18.68

58 245 Keyser, Jake Colorado St. 15:25.23