TOP ENTRIES FOR MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC CONTINUE TO POUR IN

For Immediate Release: June 4, 2016 TOP ENTRIES FOR MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC CONTINUE TO POUR IN Top entries for the 2016 U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic continue to pour-in, one day before the entry deadline on June 5.   In girls’ events, those include Muscatine, IA senior Larkin Chapman in the 800 meters. Larkin has a lifetime best of 2:09.90 and …

UPDATE: Revised schedule of events

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 7:00pm Girls’ 2000M Steeplechase 7:15 Boys’ 2000M Steeplechase 7:30 Girls’ 800 Meters 7:40 Boys’ 800 Meters 7:50 Boys’ Freshmen 1600 Meters 8:00 Girls’ Freshmen 1600 Meters 8:10 Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation 8:25 Girls’ 3200 Meters 8:40 Boys’ 3200 Meters 9:00 Girls’ 1600 meters 9:15 Boys’ 1600 meters   Skip Stolley Meet Director, U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic …

KYLER TRUE HEATS UP MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC BOYS MILE

For Immediate Release: June 3, 2016   KYLER TRUE HEATS UP MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC BOYS MILE   LISLE, IL—The addition of Olpe HS (KS) junior Kyler True has heated up the Boys’ 1600 meter field at the U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic next Saturday evening at Benedictine University. Kyler ran a lifetime best of 4:12.64 for the mile yesterday (June …

MADISON ROMIG LEADS MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC GIRLS 1600M ENTRIES

For Immediate Release: June 2, 2016 MADISON ROMIG LEADS MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC GIRLS 1600M ENTRIES LISLE, IL—Grant HS senior Madison Romig now leads the entry list for the girls’ 1600 meters at the 2016 U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic on June 11 at Benedictine University. Madison came into the Illinois State Championships this year with a 5:02.49 PR from the …

DUSTAN DAVIDSON TO MAKE HIS THIRD APPEARANCE AT THE MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC

DUSTAN DAVIDSON TO MAKE HIS THIRD APPEARANCE AT THE MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC LISLE, IL—Missouri prep star Dustan Davidson is returning to the U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic for the third time.  Last year, he placed fifth in the 800 meters in 1:51.97—his lifetime best.  Dustan made his Midwest Distance Classic debut in 2013, winning the boys’ freshmen mile in 4:28.55, …

MORE ENTRIES POSTED FOR THE 2016 U.S. ARMY MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC

For Immediate Release: May 30, 2016 LISLE, IL—Over the Memorial Day weekend, the following entries were among those received for the U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic on June 11. New Trier sophomore Savannah Noethlick (2:16.32) and Loyola Academy junior Margot Dooley (2:18.90) joined the girls’ 800 meter field. Noethlick won the Niles West Sectional title and led off New Tier’s …

ENTRIES UPDATE FOR 2016 U.S. ARMY MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC

LISLE, IL—Over the weekend, the first entries were received for the 2016 U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic on June 11 in the boys 2000 meter steeplechase, 800 meters, and freshman boys 1600 meters. Mundelein HS freshmen Robert St. Clair and Michael Parduhn have entered the freshman boys 1600 meters race with entry marks of 4:41.00 and 4:37.10, as has Parker …

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ENTRIES BEGIN TO POUR-IN FOR 2016 U.S. ARMY MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC

For Immediate Release: May 20, 2016 LISLE, IL—Entries have begun to pour-in for the U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic on June 11 at Benedictine University. The meet features pace-setters, finish line interviews and competition among the top high school distance runners from throughout the Midwest. Spicing up the Girls 800 meters are Germantown HS (WI) junior Alyssa Goesch who has …

U.S. ARMY MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC GIRLS 800 TO FEATURE SCHAUMBURG SUPER-SOPH

For Immediate Release: May 14, 2016 LISLE, Ill. — One of the first entries for the girls 800 meters at the 2016 U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic at Benedictine University on June 11 is Schaumburg HS sophomore standout, Madison Marasco. After starting her freshman cross country season on the frosh-soph and JV teams, Madison broke into Schaumburg’s varsity top-7 and …

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REGISTRATION FOR THE 2016 U.S. ARMY MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC IS NOW OPEN!

For Immediate Release: April 20, 2016 REGISTRATION FOR THE 2016 U.S. ARMY MIDWEST DISTANCE CLASSIC IS NOW OPEN! LISLE, IL—Registration for the 2016 U.S. Army Midwest Distance Classic on Saturday evening, June 11, is now open at www.midwestdistanceclassic.com. Hosted at the world-class track at Benedictine University in the western Chicago suburb of Lisle, the post-season meet draws the premier high …