May 05, 2021
Which American Athletes Were Helped -- And Hurt -- the Most by the Olympic Postponement?
Athing Mu is certainly one of the athletes better-positioned to make the Olympic team in 2021 than she would have been in 2020. The opposite is true for Jenny Simpson. We run through some of the other athletes whose stock has risen -- or declined.
September 24, 2019
2019 Worlds Women's Steeple Preview: USA & Kenya Duke It Out In a Grudge Match
Two years ago, Americans Emma Coburn and Courtney Frerichs shocked the world in London. Now the Kenyans, led by WR holder Beatrice Chepkoech, are out for revenge.
August 20, 2019
September 8: Nick Willis, Edward Cheserek, Jenny Simpson, Nikki Hiltz Lead Fields For New Balance 5th Avenue Mile
Men's race also includes Izaic Yorks, Sam Prakel, Henry Wynne, while the women have Allie Ostrander, Cory McGee, Elinor Purrier, Lauren Johnson, and GB's Jessica Judd.
July 23, 2019
2019 USAs Women's 800, 1500, and Steeple Preview: Wilson, Houlihan, & Coburn Favored For Repeats; What Event Will Kate Grace Run?
Plenty of drama here. Who grabs the third spot in the 1500 behind Houlihan & Jenny Simpson: Grace, Nikki Hiltz, Dani Jones, NCAA champ Sinclaire Johnson, or someone else? Can Allie O grab the fourth spot on the steeple team?
June 08, 2019
Allie Ostrander makes history and 3-peats as NCAA women's steeplechase winner
Ostrander became the first woman to win three straight NCAA steeplechase crowns and she did in style, with a new PB as she remained undefeated in the event.
June 07, 2019
2019 NCAA Women's Distance Prelims: NCAA Champs Danae Rivers & Karisa Nelson Go Home; Allie O Impresses
Nelson has battled health issues this spring, while Rivers ran a tactically poor race and wound up boxed in with nowhere to go in the home straight. Ostrander's 9:44 was the fastest time ever in an NCAA prelim.
June 04, 2019
2019 NCAA Women's Distance Preview: Dani Jones Goes for 5K Glory, A Repeat Bid For Jessica Hull & 3-Peat Bid For Allie Ostrander
Some big names will be looking to win their 4th NCAA titles later this week in Austin.
December 28, 2018
2018 LRC World & US Rankings, W Steeple: Beatrice Chepkoech (World #1) & Emma Coburn (US #1) Lead The Way
Beatrice Chepkoech put up the greatest season in the history of the women's steeplechase while Emma Coburn held on to her #1 US ranking despite losing her American record to Courtney Frerichs.
November 16, 2018
Final Pre 2018 NCAA XC News: Mike Smith Believes The '18 NAU Team Would Beat the '16 & '17 NCAA Champs, Allie O Wants To Race 10K At NCAA XC, & More On The Eve of 2018 NCAA XC
We give you the inside scoop on 2018 NCAA XC from after today's press event in Madison. How will 2-4 inches of snow impact the race?
November 15, 2018
2018 NCAA Women's Individual Preview: Weini Kelati & Alicia Monson Look to Derail Ednah Kurgat's Repeat Bid
Ednah Kurgat won NCAAs last year in a record time and she's in better shape this year but we don't think she'll be the winner as her teammate Weini Kelati is in even better shape. Fascinating tidbit, we learned that Kurgat and Kelati (or any of the top UNM women) do not workout together. *MB Ednah Kurgat won NCAAs last year in a championship record time ans is in better shape this year.....Here's why she won't win.
June 10, 2018
Sammy Watson Gets Her First NCAA Title, Karissa Schweizer Her Last, Allie Ostrander #2 and Jessica Hull #1
March 11, 2018
NAU's Andy Trouard Stuns Justyn Knight in NCAA 3K as Karissa Schweizer Completes the 3K/5K Double
Come on admit it, after the 5ks, you just assumed that both Knight and Schweizer would easily complete the 5k/3k double, but that didn't hapen as somehow Trouard, who had never scored at NCAAs before finishing 5th in the 5k, beat Knight.
November 16, 2017
2017 NCAA XC Women's Individual Preview: Can Reigning Champ Karissa Schweizer Fend Off The Undefeated Ednah Kurgat and Elle Purrier?
The top women in this race very likely will be top pros as this field is loaded. Who has the edge?
October 12, 2017
2017 Wisconsin Invite/Pre-Nats Preview: Who Will Emerge as the NCAA Favorites as the XC Season Heats Up?
There should be some great matchups this weekend. Justyn Knight vs. Grant Fisher (and Morgan McDonald?) at Wisconsin. Katie Rainsberger vs. Karissa Schweizer at Pre-Nats. No. 1 NAU vs. No. 3 Syracuse vs. No. 4 Stanford in the men's race at Wisconsin. No. 1 Colorado vs. No. 2 Oregon vs. No. 4 Michigan in the women's race at Pre-Nats. Get excited. *MB: Official 2017 Wisco / Pre-Nats Discussion Thread- Who you got?
June 11, 2017
NCAA Women's Distance Recap: Raevyn Rogers Makes it Three for Three, Karissa Schweizer Gets #3, Jamie Phelan and Allie Ostrander Get #1
The cream rose to the to the top in the women's 800 (Raevyn Rogers), steeple (Allie Ostrander) and 5000 (Karissa Schweizer), while Jamie Phelan won a thrilling women's 1500.
June 10, 2017
RRW: Allie Ostrander Returns to Her Roots In 3000m Steeplechase
Ostrander might be new to the steeple this year, but she started doing hurdles back in middle school.
June 09, 2017
Day 2 Recap: Some Big Names Go Home in the 800, Georgia Goes 1-2 in Long Jump & Oregon Catches a Break in 100 Semis
June 06, 2017
The Fan's Guide to 2017 NCAA Women's Outdoor Track and Field Champs: Oregon Looks to Complete an Unprecedented Triple Crown
Oregon's drive for the 1st-ever women's triple crown is one of just 5 story lines we give you to follow. They include the return of Allie Ostrander to an NCAA champs after a year plus absence and is Dani Jones the favorite in the loaded women's 1500?
May 03, 2017
2017 Payton Jordan Preview: Cheserek Goes for a Fast 5K; Centro & Sifan Hassan Step Up to the 5K; Deep Battles in the 10K
The fields are strong once again for Sunday's late-night meet. Maggie Vessey (800), Cory McGee (1,500), Shelby Houlihan (1,500), Evan Jager (1,500) Henrik Ingebrigtsen (1,500), Sally Kipyego (5k), Nicole Tully (5k), Garrett Heath (5k), Chris Derrick (5k), Buze Diriba (10k), Molly Seidel (10k) and Sam Chelanga (10k) are among the entrants with the 10k track debut of Bernard Lagat.
March 31, 2017
2017 Stanford Invitational Live Results / Entries / Schedule
As always the meet will be loaded with top college athletes as well as some pros. *MB: Allie Ostrander Running Steeplechase At Stanford