Watch Cora Cooke's 2:55.97 1000m at the NCHSAA 4A State Championships
The Myers Park sophomore was a standout as a freshman running 3:03.60 for the 1000m indoors as well as 5:06 for the full mile outdoors. This indoor season she took things to another level. Cora Cooke dominated a strong 4A 1000m field running 2:55.97 to win her first individual state title. The mark is good for NC#5 All-Time Indoors. That puts Cooke at US#27 this indoor season and as the 4th fastest sophomore in the country.
Cooke also threw down an impressive 800m against college competition running 2:15.51. The mark is good for NC#10 All-Time Indoors and is the 6th fastest amongst sophomores in the country.