Results – 2014 BAA 5k Results – Molly Huddle and Dejen Gebremeskel Win

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Huddle Gets Upset Victory Late As Fellow American Ben True Nearly Beats The Olympic Silver Medallist Gebremeskel

by LetsRun.com
April 19, 2014

The elite men’s and women’s results for the 2014 BAA 5k appear below. The men’s race was won by 2012 Olympic silver medallist Dejen Gebremeskel by the tiniest of margins over American Ben True in 13:26.

American Molly Huddle surprised herself (she thought 3rd to 5th would be good coming in) and came from behind in the last 100 to get an upset victory in 15:12.

Results for everyone else can be found here.

Men’s Results

Women’s Results

                                 
    TOP 10 MALE  

     Place No.   Name                            Age Sex City             State Time       
     ===== ===== =============================== === === ================ ===== ======= 
         1     1 DEJEN GEBREMESKEL                24 M   ADDIS ABABA              13:26 
         2     3 BEN TRUE                         28 M   HANOVER          NH      13:26 
         3     4 STEPHEN SAMBU                    25 M   OAKLAND (KEN)    CA      13:27 
         4     7 LANI RUTTO                       25 M   KENYA                    13:30 
         5    11 DANIEL SALEL                     23 M   KENYA                    13:31 
         6    15 TYLER PENNEL                     26 M   BLOWING ROCK     NC      13:42 
         7    10 LEONARD KORIR                    27 M   COLORADO SPRINGS CO      13:44 
         8    12 NICK MCCORMICK                   32 M   GREAT BRITAIN            13:45 
         9     9 HARON LAGAT                      30 M   LUBBOCK (KEN)    TX      13:46 
        10    17 BOBBY CURTIS                     29 M   ROCHESTER        MI      13:47 
                                 
    TOP 10 FEMALE 

     Place No.   Name                            Age Sex City             State Time       
     ===== ===== =============================== === === ================ ===== ======= 
         1    42 MOLLY HUDDLE                     29 F   PROVIDENCE       RI      15:12 
         2    45 MAMITU DASKA                     30 F   ETHIOPIA                 15:14 
         3    43 SENTAYEHU EJIGU                  28 F   ETHIOPIA                 15:16 
         4    48 BETSY SAINA                      25 F   COLORADO SPRINGS CO      15:16 
         5    49 GOTYTOM GEBRESLASE               19 F   ADDIS ABABA              15:17 
         6    61 LINET MASAI                      24 F   TEDDINGTON               15:21 
         7    41 LINETH CHEPKURUI                 26 F   KENYA                    15:35 
         8    54 AMY VAN ALSTINE                  26 F   FLAGSTAFF        AZ      15:38 
         9    52 EMELIA GORECKA                   20 F   GREAT BRITAIN            15:40 
        10    51 AMY HASTINGS                     30 F   EAST PROVIDENCE  RI      15:45 
                                 
    TOP 1 MASTERS MALE 

     Place No.   Name                            Age Sex City             State Time       
     ===== ===== =============================== === === ================ ===== ======= 
         1    30 CHRIS MAGILL                     41 M   CUMBERLAND       RI      15:45 
                                 
    TOP 1 MASTERS FEMALE 

     Place No.   Name                            Age Sex City             State Time       
     ===== ===== =============================== === === ================ ===== ======= 
         1    50 HELEN CLITHEROE                  40 F   GREAT BRITAIN            16:01 

*Photo Gallery Here

Gebremeskel-TrueFV-Baa5km[1]

Gebremeskel Edged True

Molly Huddle celebrates an American victory

Molly Huddle celebrates an American victory

Ben True BAA 5k

Ben True nearly gave the US a victory


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