Grunewald fifth at USA Outdoors 1,500-meter
SACREMENTO — Five Team USA Minnesota distance runners competed at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, which were held in Sacramento June 26-29.
Gabriele Grunewald – 5th place in the women’s 1500m final in 4:09.68
Heather Kampf – 6th place in the women’s 1500m final in 4:10.60
Meghan Peyton – 11th place in the women’s 10,000m in 33:11.63
Jon Peterson – 8th place in the men’s 5000m in 13:39.51, which was a personal best (previous was 13:41.93)
Eric Finan – 10th place in the men’s 5000m in 13:41.33, a personal best (previous was 13:44.91)
Peterson, Finan, Grunewald and Kampf will continue their outdoor track seasons in Europe with competitions scheduled during the first three weeks of July.