January 6th, 2011
Race Update #4:
Liz Stephen (USST) comes to the line with a time of 50:03, nearly a one minute faster than second place finisher Holly Brooks (APU) who finished in a time of 51:01. Morgan Arritola (USST) lifted her pace over the final lap to finish eight seconds ahead of CXC’s Caitlin Compton, while Kate Fitzgerald (APU) rounded out the top five with a time of 52:01.
Race Update #3:
After six laps it is obvious that Liz Stephen had something to prove today, as she rips through the ladies’ field. Holly Brooks has increased her margin over Morgan Arritola, while Arritola and Compton are only 3 seconds apart.
Race Update #2:
After five laps Liz Stephen (USST) has taken over the lead with Holly Brooks (APU) in second 48 seconds back. Morgan Arritola (USST) has moved up to third place and has lifted her tempo and is just 5 seconds back from Brooks. Compton is another five seconds back in fourth.
Race Update #1:
After two laps CXC’s Caitlin Compton has the lead. Liz Stephen has gone out hard to quickly erase the 30 second gap between her and USST teammate Morgan Arritola and sits in second. Holly Brooks (APU) is currently in third and looks strong.