- The transfer period for Cherry Blossom bibs ends Wednesday at 11:59 p.m.
- Kensington’s Cindy Conant was named the long distance runner of the year for the 55-59 age group by USATF.
- A taxi drove onto the Custis Trail in Arlington the afternoon of Feb. 19.
- College and high school teams continued their indoor track postseasons with conference and state meets, respectively. Here are the local distance event winners or local sweeps. On ths high school side, Northern Virginia girls dominated the 6A 1600 meters, and Loudoun Valley’s boys swept the top six spots in the 4A 1600 meters.
NCAA Division I – Big East Conference
1. Ray Rivera Georgetown 1:49.97
2. Spen Brown Georgetown 1:50.28
Amos Bartelsmeyer Georgetown 4:09.10
Jonathan Green Georgetown 13:51.23 (meet record)
High School state championships – Maryland
Nandini Satsangi Poolesville 11:26.37
Heather Delaplaine, Juliana Ancalmo, Samantha Kameka, Melissa Kameka
Abigail Green Walter Johnson 5:05.30
1 Chase Osborne 12 Northwest 1:58.01
2 Garrett Suhr 10 R. Montgomery 1:58.09
3 Eldon Phillips 12 Northwood 2:00.24
1 Garrett Suhr 10 R. Montgomery 4:21.47
2 Peter Antonetti 12 Gaithersburg 4:23.91
1 Adam Nakasaka Bethesda-CC 9:26.21 2
2 Eldad Mulugeta Northwood 9:30.93 2
3 Obssa Feda Northwood 9:33.11 2
1 Bethesda-Chevy Chase 8:08.39 (Joe Viqueira, Nick Bailey, Aidan Smyth, Adam Nakasaka)
2 Montgomery Blair 8:10.05 (Abou Sow, Leoluca Cannuscio, Samuel Rose Davidoff, Nathaniel Kinyanjui)
1. Sam Affolder 4:18.22
2. Colton Bogucki 4:19.47
3.Connor Wells 4:19.99
4.Jacob Hunter 4:21.22
5.Peter Morris 4:22.54
6.Jacob Windle 4:26.80
Loudoun Valley 8:01.87
1.Olivia Duston Herndon 2:56.38 2
2.Sarah Coleman West Springfield 2:56:55
3.Nicole Re Chantilly 2:59.63
4.Lillian Stephens West Springfield 3:02.05
5.Chase Kappeler West Springfield 3:02.36
1.Gulgert, Isabelle South Lakes 5:03.04
2.Kappeler, Chase West Springfield 5:03.45
3.Leak, Merrill James Madison 5:05.67
4.Willen, Seneca James W. Robinson 5:08.04
5.Yentz, Lindsay Patriot 5:08.22
6.Green, Rachel Oakton 5:08.89
7.Webb, Laura Woodbridge 5:14.02
8.Spear, Anna Langley 5:14.10
9.Tedesco, Sophie George C. Marshall 5:14.51
10.Lebert, Katya Oakton 5:16.72
Lindsay Yentz Patriot 11:04.91
West Springfield 9:12.50
Divided lanes coming to Hains Point, safety measures in the works for the Mount Vernon Trail, three locals make national high school XC meet, local collegians race at NCAAs.
St. Albans and GVS’s Vivian Kelly won their first DC cross country titles while St. Johns’ girls and St. Albans’ Pierre Attiogbe repeated.
Beach Drive remains closed to through traffic year-round, locals win conference, USATF titles.
Capt. Kyle King won the Marine Corps Marathon, a year after he planned to make his debut at the race, and Chelsea Baker of the British Royal Navy made tremendous strides winning the women’s race.
Born in 1984 as the George Washington Parkway Classic, it is among the most scenic and spacious distance races on the East Coast. From the serene beauty of our spacious course meandering through the finest spring bloom in the DC