Loaded Elite Fields Released For November 16th .US National 12K Championships: Molly Huddle And Aaron Braun Return To Defend Their Titles

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USATF Press Release
November 4, 2014

INDIANAPOLIS — In addition to defending champions Molly Huddle and Aaron Braun, many elite athletes are slated to compete at the 2014 .US National 12K in Alexandria, Virginia on Sunday, November 16.

The USATF Running Circuit women’s standings are especially close with Sara Hall leading the way on the women’s side with 47 points. She’s closely followed by reigning .US and USARC Champion Molly Huddle and Brianne Nelson, with 45 points apiece. Nelson utilized her third-place finish at the USA Marathon Championships to near the top, while Huddle has three wins to her name on the 2014 circuit, including most recently at the USA 5K Championships.

On the men’s side, defending champion Aaron Braun is joined in the field by USARC leader Christo Landry. Landry has three victories and two runner-up finishes to his credit, totaling 76 points heading into Alexandria and the close of the 2014 USARC season.

The full list of elite athlete entries is below with Twitter handles.

FirstLastTwitter Handle
ScottBauhs@ScottyBauhs
AaronBraun@aaBrauny
AndrewColley@andrew_colley
DonnieCowart@DonnieCowart
TrevorDunbar@DunbarTrevor
DiegoEstrada@estradadiego
GermanFernandez@german_ferndz
BrettGotcher
ChristoLandry@RunChristo
BobbyMack@BMackNC
TylerMcCandless@TrackTy
GirmaMecheso
LucasMeyer
DevinMonson@DevinMonson
JoeMoore@joemoorerunning
MarkParrish@onYourMarkP
JonathanPeterson@Jonpeterson89
SeanQuigley
ZachRipley@zripley
JulianSaad@JSaadXC
BrianShrader
ScottSmith
JimSpisak
ParkerStinson@parkerstinson
BenTrue@bentrue
JaredWard
ElaineBalouris
LauraBatterink
JanetBawcom@janetruns
JulietBottoff
SerenaBurla@serena_burla
KimConley@KimConley
MeganGoethals@GadgetGoethals
SaraHall@SaraHall3
MollyHuddle@MollyHuddle
EmilyInfeld@emily_infeld
KellynJohnson@kjxcountry16
KatieKellner@ktkellner
KatieKicamillo
FrancesKoons@FrancesKoons
KatieMatthews@katiematthews_
BrianneNelson@NelsonBrianne
OliviaMickle
SarahPagano@srpagano
AlexiPappas@AlexiPappas
JenRhines@jlrhines
AlexaRogers@RogersLex
EmilySisson@Em_Sisson
SusannaSullivan
KristinSwisher@kristinjswisher
WendyThomas@wingedwendy
LauraThweatt@thweatt11
RachelWard
AlishaWilliams