New Balance Games
Jan 21, 2006 at the New York Armory
DyeStat on-site with John Dye, Donna Dye and Marc Davis
Nicole Leach 53.48 400m US#1
West Catholic PA sr Nicole Leach (57)finished in a blanket between two Olympians in the elite women's 400 meters. Ronetta Smith of LSU and Jamaica 53.34, Leach 53.48 and Ieva Zunda of Latvia 53.53. Leach hung with Smith the whole way and staved off the late charge of Zunda.
photo by Greg Armstrong
2004 - Two fabulous finishes in miles are won by Gavin Coombs and Heather Iatauro. Josh McDougal beats Galen Rupp in 2-mile with US#7 all time performance. Nicole Blood, Camden NJ boys and West Catholic PA girls also star.
2003 - Natasha Hastings 1:11.84 sets national record for 500 meters.
2002 - Eleanor Roosevelt MD girls win three relays with all-time top 10 times.
2001 - Alan Webb goes sub-4:00. First US high school sub-4:00 in 34 years and first ever indoors.