American Heritage junior Deja Parrish and Maclay senior Stefanie Kurgatt made the long trip up to Winston-Salem, North Carolina for the NCRunners Elite Holiday Invitational. The meet was held at the new JDL Fast Track indoor facility and sponsored by our MileSplit sister site, NCRunners.com.
In a fitting end to a great weekend of competition, the Invitational Mile produced a pair of national leading times.
Michael Cherry gets US#1 1:03.84 500m, Felecia Majors snagged 3 wins and a US#2 at 500m at the F.I.T. Invitational. (Photos by Steve Pham and Ed Lull)
The JDL Fast Track hosts athletes from 8 different states this weekend, and the meet should be full of great performances.
Our friends at NCRunners have worked hard to put together an incredible field for their Elite Holiday Invitational at the JDL Fast Track in Winston Salem, North Carolina. Two Floridians, Stefanie Kurgatt and Deja Parrish were invited to the event which takes place December 28th and 29th, with the elite races set for Saturday.
Bakri Abushouk makes his indoor season debut, and his first appearance at the JDL, on Saturday in the Invitational Mile.
Sydnei Murphy, following in her sister's footsteps, grabbed the top spot in the North Carolina rankings in her last visit to the JDL.
Register by December 21st to compete at the JDL FastTrack against in standard or invitational events.
NCRUNNERS.com one of our network sites of MileSplit is hosting the NCRUNNERS.com Elite Holiday Invitational Dec. 28-29 at JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem.