By Mike Clark

Verzbicas sets 2-mile national record

| No Comments | No TrackBacks

Sandburg senior Lukas Verzbicas broke the national prep record for the 2-mile, running 8 minutes, 29.46 seconds Saturday at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, Ore.

Verzbicas, who has signed with Oregon and was running on his future home track, bettered the old mark of 8:34.40 set three years ago by German Fernandez of Riverbank, Calif.

Verzbicas finished 11th in the elite field. American Bernard Legat won in 8:13.62.

No TrackBacks

TrackBack URL:

Leave a comment

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Mike Clark published on June 4, 2011 8:47 PM.

No stopping Woodstock's Beattie was the previous entry in this blog.

Verzbicas, Beattie, Brown to run in NYC is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.