How did the American record holder fare in at Foot Locker Nationals?
The year of 2005 was a very significent year in the state of Virginia\'s high school and college running community with many big stories filling out the 12 months. From the terrible losses with an unusually high number of deaths by young student-athletes in the sport to the stories of championship glory, MileStat.com counts down the 10 biggest news stories of the year. While there were many important events throughout the year, these 10 come to mind as some of ones that really stood out among the rest as attention grabbers.
Pictures from Footlocker Nationals: not of the race, but of the people around the race.
Our roving editorial columnish, Zach Spain, journeys with his trusty companion, Mullet Mike, to Footlocker Nationals in Orlando.
Amber Trotter, as expected, became the Footlocker National Champion today. What no one expected is the manner in which she did it.
Lockhart finishes a heartbreaking second at nationals. Hower earns all-american honors. Along with Keally, the three runners represent Virginia proudly.
Pictures of Amber Trotter, 2001 Footlocker Nationals Champion.
Pictures of Kara Scanlin from her second appearance at Footlocker Nationals.
Pictures of Ty Stanfield and Scott Fuqua in Orlando's Footlocker Nationals.
Tomorrow at the Foot Locker National Cross Country Meet in Florida, the three Virginians will be giving their all as they compete against the nation's best in high school distance running.