M dmr F01 (Eastern Michigan 9:32, 2010 Alex Wilson)
World famous author and Notre Dame Alum Nicholas Sparks
The critically acclaimed and award winning novelist Nicholas Sparks took some time while at the Alex Wilson Invite to talk with us. Nicholas ran at Notre Dame and is still part of a school record in the 4 x 800 of 7:20. Nicholas talks about his career at Notre Dame and how the aspects of training and bouncing back from injury that he learned carried on to his distinguished writing career, which includes novels like the Notebook and Dear John.
M 800 H04 (1:47.45 Mellon, ND Alex Wilson)
Kick of the Week - Mar 10th
Last weekend was all about last chance and Sofie Persson of Ole Miss knew it. On the anchor leg she took her teams fate into her own hands and dropped the hammer! Persson kicked down Florida's Ije Iheoma to not only give Ole Miss the victory at Alex Wilson but also moved her team to #10 on the National list to secure their spot at the NCAA Championships in Fayetteville.
The Weekend Recap - Mar 7th (Last Chance)
A recap of the Last Chance on Flotrack from this weekend. This makes the countdown to the NCAA Indoor Championships in Fayetteville, AR. Check out those marks that snuck into the meet and we have their shot at an NCAA title starting on Friday.
W dmr F01 (11:07 Kansas, ND Alex Wilson)
M dmr F02 (Minnesota 9:33, 2010 Alex Wilson)
Chris Barnicle U of M 5k 1st 13.47 2010 Alex Wilson
Patrick Casey Montana State 1st Men's Mile 2010 Alex Wilson
Patrick Casey of Montana State talks about his victory in the mile at the Alex Wilson where he ran 4:00.19. His 3:59.17 mark prior to this meet had him at 12th on the descending order list heading into this weekend.
Darius Law Charlotte 1st Men's 400 2010 Alex Wilson
M 5k F01 (Barnicle 13:47, 2010 Alex Wilson)
W 5k F01 (Goetschius 16:09, 2010 Alex Wilson)
W mile H03 (4:36.38 Susa, ND Alex Wilson)
Zach Mellon Wisconsin 1st Men's 800 2010 Alex Wilson (147.45 Auto)
Joanna Schultz Notre Dame 4th Women's 400 2010 Alex Wilson
W 800 H04 (2:03.68 Edwards, ND Alex Wilson)
Villanova Men 3rd DMR 2010 Alex Wilson 9:33.
The Villanova men after placing 3rd in the DMR at the ND Alex Wilson Invite in 9:33.
Aiman Scullion Kent State 3rd Men's 3k 2010 Alex Wilson
Aiman Scullion of Kent State after getting 3rd in the men's 3k at the ALex Wilson Invite in 8:02...a new Kent State record.
M 3k H01 (7:59 Bouchikhi, ND Alex Wilson)
Indiana Women's DMR 2nd Alex Wilson 11:11
The Indiana women's DMR talks about placing second at the ND Alex Wilson Invite in 11:11, likely qualifying them for NCAAs.