Mile News Tagged Drew Hunter


Global medalist & defending champion Nicole Sifuentes headlines B.A.A. Invitational Mile field

April 10, 2018

10th edition also features Middle School 1K and Scholastic Mile races; $14,500 Open prize purse goes 5-deep

From B.A.A.

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced a field of world class competitors for the B.A.A. Invitational Mile, to be held on Saturday morning, April...

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First-year pro runner Drew Hunter joins rare company

July 22, 2017

“I knew 3:36 was fast and obviously really good for my age. …It shows I’m off to a good start…and it’s a good club to be in for sure. It’s exciting to know I’m on the right path.

By Kelyn Soong, The Washington Post

This was hardly the life Drew Hunter envisioned for himself when he was...

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Deep Fields Set for High School adidas Dream Mile Races

May 31, 2017

Clinger, Hengst & Hindman and Roe, Halladay, Oakley & Schadler headline Friday, June 2 meet in Boston

BOSTON — Casey Clinger, Dalton Hengst and Austin Hindman are among the high school middle-distance stars set to compete in the adidas Boys’ Dream Mile, while Taylor Roe, ranked #1 in the U.S.,...

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Drew Hunter to Make Pro Indoor Debut at New Balance Games

January 17, 2017

Rising star and high school indoor Mile record holder to run storied distance again at The Armory in New York City

NEW YORK – Drew Hunter will make his professional indoor debut at the New Balance Games on Saturday, January 21 at The Armory’s New Balance Track & Field Center.

The New Balance...

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The Best Mile Moments of 2016

December 28, 2016

Two more U.S. high school boys go sub-4, Drew Hunter and Michael Slagowski; two historic Olympic 1500 medals won in Rio by Matthew Centrowitz (gold) and Jenny Simpson (bronze); $480,000-plus record prize money awarded; third BBTM Grand Prix Tour sets records and more highlight banner year

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Eat Like an Elite: Drew Hunter and 10 Others in His Immediate Family

November 18, 2016

“He’s fairly capable already, but the practice will be good for him. Hopefully he will leave home able to prepare a variety of healthy meals for himself.” - Joan Hunter

By Sarah Lorge Butler, Runner's World

Joan Hunter has a lot of mouths to feed—11 of them at times. That tally includes her...

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Generation Next: Influential and Inspiring Runners Under 30

September 16, 2016

“It might be one of the hardest decisions I’ll have to make. I mean, the University of Oregon is the best program in the country. Turning that down is not easy.”

By Competitor.com

Drew Hunter, 18, Purceville, VA

For four years in an illustrious high school career, Drew Hunter was used to...

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Initial Fields Announced for 2016 Sir Walter Miler

July 16, 2016

 HS sub-4 Mile star Drew Hunter to make professional debut on August 5

From Sir Walter Running

For the third year running, the Sir Walter Miler will again return to its standard first Friday night spot on August 5, 2016 at the Meredith College Track. Last year, the Sir Walter Miler was called...

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HS star Mile runner Drew Hunter turns professional, signs with adidas

July 09, 2016

"The most important thing is not rushing anything and I’m grateful that adidas understands that process for me to grow as an athlete.”

By Chris Chavez, Sports Illustrated

EUGENE, Ore. — When Loudoun Valley senior Drew Hunter ran 3:58.25 to break Alan Webb’s 3:59.86 high school indoor Mile...

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Hunter Recovering from Bout with Lyme Disease

June 25, 2016

Back to full-tilt training, the #8 sub-4 U.S. HSer and Oregon bound athlete is feeling great and has gotten green lights from his doctors.

By Jeff Hollobaugh for Track & Field News

Where is Drew Hunter? The drumbeat is starting to sound on the Internet about the nation’s top prep distance...

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