A MILE AWAY

Or,  Telltale of Two Cities.  Mile races held on the same weekend.  Lincoln vs.  Eau Claire, WI.  Who you got?  And why or why not.  Food for thought.

Lincoln Mile
1.  Kyle Johnson (31)  4:31.61
2.  Wyatt McLeod (18) 4:32.45
3. Eli Horton (23)  4:39.44
4. Ivan Ivanov (46) 4:41.66
5. Andrew Jacob (29) 4:43.35

1.Taylor Johnson (23)  5:26.80
2. Alexis Altmaier (19) 5:47.15
3. Amy McCracken (42) 5:51.26
4. Stacy Shaw (50) 5:51.49
5. Kylie Cheetsos (37) 5:52.76

Water Street Mile, Eau Claire,  WI
1. Patrick  Treacy (19) 4:14.00
2. Don Lau (20)  4:17.30
3. Aaron Easker (25) 4:17.6
4. Geenie Senior (23)  4:17.8
5. Erik Rosvold (23) 4:24.30
10th- Mark Friedman (20) 4:30.8

  1. Mary Wirtz (29) 5:21.00
  2. Morgan Marek (19) 5:24.60
  3. Hannah Roeske (17) 5:25.90
  4. Courtney Shaffer (20) 5:27.90
  5. Bridget Schmitt (19) 5:28.60
    10th- Emma Reed (19)  5:36.60
Why are the young fast people of Eua Claire so far ahead of Lincoln, Seward, and Omaha?
Might have something to do with the course of course.  Might have something to do with competitive culture.  Might be something in the water.