Mile News Tagged High School


Oklahoma on Broadway

January 24, 2013

By Brett Hoover and Tim Fulton, Armory Track 

When Regan Ward toes the line in the New Balance Games high school Mile on Saturday, she might not want to look up. After all, there will be more people looking back down at her than live in her entire hometown of Beggs, Okla. (pop. 1,321).

But...

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Mary Cain sets U.S. high school 1500 mark at world junior meet

July 16, 2012

Bronxville runner earns sixth place with a finish of 4:11.01

By The Journal News

Bronxville track star Mary Cain continued to shine Sunday at the International Association of Athletics Federations World Junior Championships in Barcelona, Spain, setting another United States record in the...

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Prep stars Hannah and Haley Meier reflect on ‘once in a lifetime’ race at U.S. Olympic Trials

July 02, 2012

By Jared Purcell, Michigan Live

By this point, Grosse Pointe South twins Hannah and Haley Meier are so used to racing on big stages and in the spotlight that nothing can catch them off guard.

Well, almost nothing.

On Friday, the twins participated in the Nike Elite 1-Mile high school race...

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2012 U.S. Prep Milers Produce Greater Depth

June 21, 2012

Outdoor season continues U.S. trend of more top end Mile performances
By Bring Back the Mile

American prep Milers have had another banner year across the country as evidenced by the ESPN / Dyestat's Elite Rankings, which go back to 1999, and these rankings reveal for 2012:

  • GIRLS: four who...
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Bile, Burcham and Margey break through

June 17, 2012

By Doug Binder, ESPN / Dyestat

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- All three of them had built stellar resumes, made numerous appearances in big national races, and produced a lot of near-misses.

But Ahmed Bile (Annandale, Va.), Jacob Burcham (Ona, W.V.) and Kelsey Margey (Long Island, N.Y.) all became...

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Marcus Dickson goes the distance for his White River team | Track and Field

May 23, 2012

One of the nation's fastest high-school distance runners, Dickson will enter four events at the state meet, hoping to carry his team to a title.

By Mason Kelley, Seattle Times

BUCKLEY, Wash. - On the way through Buckley there is a sign for White River High School. It is just off the side of...

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More top HS athletes added to adidas Dream Mile, 100

May 16, 2012

Lampron, Malone, Wilson, Efraimson headline Mile

By adidas Grand Prix

NEW YORK - (May 16, 2012) - Josh Lampron and Ben Malone, who own the two fastest 1500-meter times in the nation so far this season, are among top high school athletes added to the fields for the adidas Dream Mile at the...

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Prep track: Elite Davis runners work to stay motivated

April 16, 2012

Among the nation’s fastest, they are their own top challengers

By Kyle Goon, The Salt Lake Tribune

KAYSVILLE, Utah - For Brad Nye, five seconds is a world of difference.

A 4:08 mile might not sound much faster than a 4:13 mile. But measured in how much harder his heart pounds, how much more...

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Prep Zone: Northwest School State Champ Maddie Meyers

April 07, 2012

By KING 5 Sports

In the Prep Zone this week, Andrea Nakano reports on Maddie Meyers, a senior at Northwest School where she is a 12-time state champion in cross country and track and field.

Maddie also competes around the country and beyond, running in California, New York and France. In...

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