After qualifying for the girl’s 800m finals with a time of 2:10.72 in the 1st round yesterday Watson, a raising junior at Rush-Henrietta High School, dominated the finals, winning in a new personal best of 2:04.27. Her margin of victory was 3.7 seconds and her time makes her the fourth fastest high schooler in the country this season. Watson’s impressive season also includes the #3 US time in the 400m (52.69) and #9 US time in the 1500m (4:25.24). watch race
Katrina Patterson (Clarence Center, NY) finished third in the girl’s 3000m run with a time of 10 minutes, 13.62 seconds.
Samantha Peterman (Springville, NY) finished fourth in the girl’s 1500m run with a time of 4 minutes, 43.06 seconds.