The 2008 Sugar Bowl Classic expects to see athletes from LA, AL, TN, NC, and a few individuals from TX and CA. The meet starts at 4:00 PM on Friday and 10:00 AM on Saturday. The finals in the running events begin at 1:00 PM on Saturday. Defending 800 / 1600 champ Ciera Johnson of Redemptorist (BR) will face stiff competition from Mary Johnston (St. Paul's Episcopal - Mobile (AL) ), the defending class 5A Alabama state champion in both the 1600 & 3200 as well as Nicole Muldowney of Hoover (AL) High School, who was a top 5 finisher in the 6A division at the Alabama state meet in both events. On the boys side, 2007 state finalist Jeff Sanders of Fontainebleau will be tested in the 1600 by Lee Gilmer of St. Paul's (AL), the 2007 Alabama 5A state champ in the 1600 & 3200, and Sean Franklin of Long Beach Poly (CA)
Articles with Jeff Sanders
Recap of today's EHS Round Table RunThe girls varsity race went off at nine. Per usual, Malia Cali of St. Thomas Aquinas established herself as the leader just a few hundred meters into the race. She was racing without a team today as her teammates were participating in a race in Tennessee. Cali had a thirty seven second lead by the first mile....On the boys side we saw a phenomenal race. Almost thirty runners broke the seventeen minute mark and seventy-five broke the eighteen minute mark. The pace was pushed hard from the get-go. The first few runners passed through .....
Video Clips from the 2007 Andy Thiel Classic 800/1600
A short clip from the Boys Division 1 Indoor State Mile