News & Notes, Volume 8, Number 20

04-07-2008

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De Reuck out of U.S. Olympic Trials - Women's Marathon

USA Track & Field announced today that defending women's Olympic Trials Marathon champion Colleen De Reuck (Boulder, Colo.) will not compete at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Women's Marathon in Boston on April 20.

De Reuck, a two-time USA 8 km Cross Country champion and 2002 World Cross Country Championships bronze medalist was forced to withdraw due injury.

Miles-Clark sets U.S. masters record

Four-time Olympian Jearl Miles-Clark set an American masters record Friday at the Florida Relays when she ran the 400 meters in 55.18 seconds. Her time shattered the previous W40 American outdoor record of 56.98 seconds by Lesia Batiste in 2003. Miles-Clark, who turns 42 in September, can now set her sights on the listed world W40 record of 53.68 by Chile's Sara Montecinos in 1994.

2008 USA Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships Team Scores

The final team scoring has been tabulated for the 2008 USA Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships. The standings are seen below. The championships took place March 28-30 at the Reggie Lewis Track & Athletic Center in Boston, Mass.

1 So Cal Track - Fleet Feet - A95- 294.5

2 Mass Velocity Track Club - A53-228

3 Potomac Valley Track Club - A80- 222

4 Florida Athletic Club, Inc. - A31- 190

5 Nike Central Park Track Club - A66- 163

6 Golden West Athletics Club - A37 - 153

7 Twilight Throwers - A116 - 127

7 Philadelphia Masters - Track & Field A77 - 127

9 Atlanta Track Club - A8 - 126

10 Athena Track - A5 - 124

11 FIBO Track Club - A30 - 116

12 Houston Elite - A46 - 106

13 Shore Athletic Club of New Jersey A92 - 94

14 So. Calif. Striders T.C. - A96 - 91

15 Liberty Athletic Club - A50 - 81

16 Midwest Master - A56 - 75

17 Greater Boston Track Club - A38 - 63

18 Waterloo Track & Field Club - A120 - 55

19 Colorado Masters Track Club - A21 - 50

20 New England Walkers - A65 - 44

21 New England 65 + Runners Club - A64 - 42

22 Synergy Track Club - A102 - 41

23 Syracuse Chargers Track Club - A103 - 40

24 GCS Triad Racing Team - A33 - 39

24 Westchester Track Club - A121 - 39

26 Maryland Masters Track Club - A52 - 37

26 Carolinas Track & Field Club - A13 - 37

28 Merrimack Valley Striders - A54 - 34

28 Oxnard Stars Track Club - A72 - 34

30 CNY Impalas - A19 - 26

30 Colonial Road Runners A20 - 26

30 Front Line Racing Team A32 - 26

33 Sprint Force America - A101 - 24

33 Carrboro Athletics Club - A14 - 24

33 Western Pennsylvania Track Club - A122 - 24

33 Dominion Track Club - A27 - 24

33 Over The Hill TC - A71 - 24

33 Northport Running Club - A69 - 24

39 Portland Masters Track Club - A79 - 23

40 Bohemia Track Club - A9 - 22

40 Genesee Valley Harriers - A34 - 22

42 Asics Aggie Running Club - A4 - 21

43 Club Northwest - A18 - 20

43 Adirondack Athletic Club - A3 - 20

45 Seattle Masters Athletic Club - A90 - 19

46 Connecticut Racewalkers - A24 - 18

47 Miami Valley TC - A55 - 17

48 Golden Stars - A36 - 16

49 Tamalpa Runners Inc. - A105 - 15

50 World Class Racewalking - A124 - 14

50 Syracuse Track Club - A104 - 14

50 Sprint Athletics - A100 - 14

53 The Woodlands Pole Vault Club - A113 - 13

53 Mj0lnir Connecticut Track Club - A58 - 13

53 Parkside Athletic Club - A73 - 13

56 The Running Company - A112 - 12

56 U.S. Elite International Track - A118 - 12

56 2nd Wind Track Club - A2 - 12

59 SISU Project - A93 - 10

60 Missoui Valley Masters TC - A127 - 9

60 Greater Lowell Road Runners (G - A40 - 9

60 Raritan Valley Road Runners - A81 - 9

63 Dirigo R.C. - A26 - 8

63 Boston Athletic Association - A10 - 8

63 Marin Race Walkers - A51 - 8

63 Patriot Pole Vault Club - A74 - 8

63 HFC Striders - A45 - 8

68 Run-N-Fun - A87 - 7

68 Wisconsin Track Club - A123 - 7

68 KM3D Athletic Club - A49 - 7

71 Club Arkansas - A17 - 5

71 The Finger Lakes Runners Club - A111 - 5

73 Colorado Springs Striders Trac - A22 - 4

73 South Jersey Athletic Club - A97 - 4

73 Pegasus Athletic Club - A75 - 4

73 Pony Express Track Club - A78 - 4

73 Hawaii Masters Track Club - A44 - 4

78 Greater Springfield Harriers, - A41 - 3

78 Hanover AC - A42- 3

78 Ric Rojas Running - A83 - 3

78 North Jersey Masters Track & F - A68 - 3

78 Texas Track and Field Club - A110 - 3

83 Philadelphia Athletic Charitie - A76 - 2

83 Comets Track Club - A23 - 2

83 Athletics East - A7 - 2

83 Millrose AA - A57 - 2

87 Rochester Runner's Club - A85 - 1

87 Mystic Runners - A61 - 1

For more information on the 2008 USA Masters Indoor Championships, including the complete results, visit: www.usatf.org