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Thursday, 08 January 2015 22:29

NYC Armory Track Invitational Names More Top Athletes

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Organizers of the (NYC) Armory Track Invitational have named more top athletes that will compete at the meet on January 31. Mary Cain’s world junior indoor record ambitions in the 2 miles is already announced. The athletes which she will have to contend with in that race are

Buze Diriba, who finished 5th in the 5000m at the 2013 Worlds; 7-time NCAA Champion Abbey D’Agostino, 2014 NCAA 5k Champion Marielle Hall and two-time NCAA champion Jordan Hasay. Galen Rupp, the 2012 Olympic 10 000m silver medallist, will be joined in the men’s 2 mile by two of his training partners; Japan’s Suguru Okao and Canada’s Cam Levins. Other US athletes on show include; World 1500m silver Matthew Centrowitz (DMR), Brigetta Barrett and Chaunte Lowe in the high jump and Will Claye in the triple jump.

Courtesy of EME News by Alfonz Juck; used with permission

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