WHAT SAY YOU?

Your top 10 finishers at yesterday’s USA 10 Mile National Championships in Minneapolis.  Ian, Martin, and Jonathan the three top 10 athletes born in the United States.   Numbers 1-6 Kenyan athletes that joined the  US Army’s World Class Athlete Program.  Soldiers.  Laying lives on the line  for their country.

What say you?

1. Leonard Korir- 47:33
2. Shadrack Kipchirchir- 47:33
3. Emmanuel Bor- 47:39
4. Haron Lagat- 47:40
5. Elkanah Kibet- 47:41
6. Abbabiya Simbassa- 47:45
7. Ian La Mere- 47:48*
8. Martin Hehir- 47:50*
9. Jonathan Grey- 47:54*
10. Futsum Zienasellaissie- 48:23
25. Brogan Austin- 49:41 -Iowa Ablaze
35. Zach Baker- 51:06- Iowa Ablaze
38. Johnny Rutford- 52:18- LRC Racing

Louisville Cross Country Classic 8K (Louisville,KY)
Wisconsin finished 8th overall, seemingly no big deal.  Here’s the big deal- led by sophomore Oliver Hoare (8th- 23:40), senior Joe Hardy (21st- 23:57), freshman Seth Hirsch (61st- 24:43), freshman Finn Gessner (66th- 24:47) and freshman Tanner Wagner (85th- 24:58).  Look out 2018!

Congratulations to Anne Shadle.  Inducted into the Nebraska High School Hall of Fame and so deserved.

The Hy-Vee Pinky Swear Run and Market to Market also this past weekend.