.

Runner Finishes 9th in Mile Run at Nationwide Track Meet

Tiana Guevara ran a sub-5:00 mile over the weekend.

Tianna Guevara, who helped lead the Miller Place girls' indoor track squad to a small school Suffolk County title this past winter, placed ninth in a national meet over the weekend at The Armory in New York City.

In the process, Guevara, set her own personal record, according to a Newsday, with a 4:56.14 clip in the mile run.

Guevara told Newsday: "I was afraid I was going to come into this race and I wasn't going to be able to handle it because there were a lot of fast girls. But I'm happy that I stuck to the plan I made. I stayed strong, stayed positive, and made it through."

At the Suffolk County meet in February, Guevara won the 1,500 in 4:50.31 and also finished second in the 1,000 in 2:57.41.

Click here to read the entire article on Newsday.com (subscription required).

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something