They may be rarely run events but a few locals turned in some of the top times in the nation this year at Stanford.
Piner’s Luis Luna’s time in the 3,000m run was the fastest in the US for 2012 so far.
Piner’s Kyra Johnson, El Molino’s Nicole Lane and Casa Grande’s Adam Lundquist also had high ranking marks.
Boys National Leaders
Girls National Leaders
US top 3000 times
Rank Mark By Meet
1 8:38.72 Luna, Luis (Piner, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#1)
2 8:41.07 Scranton, Jack (Davis, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#2)
3 8:41.99 Estifanos, Yohaness (Milpitas, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#3)
4 8:43.73 Hurlock, Blair (Tracy, CA) Joe Stocking Super 7 Invitational(CA), 2012-02-25(#1)
5 8:44.07 Brinkley, Justin (Kingwood, TX) Rice Victor Lopez Classic(TX), 2012-03-24(#1)

VIDEO interview with Luna
VIDEO: Luna’s National leader race

US top 400H times
Event Rank Mark By Meet
1 1:02.60 Simpson, Kelsey (Wellington C. Mepham, NY) Paul Limmer Invitational(NY), 2012-03-31(#2)
1 1:02.60 Cannon, Jennifer (Tennessee, TN) Beach Run Invitational(SC), 2012-04-07(#1)
3 1:02.81 Candelaria, Nichole (Newark Tech, NJ) Beach Run Invitational(SC), 2012-04-07(#2)
4 1:03.13 Mcmullin, Meghan (Red Bank Catholic, NJ) Metuchen Relays(NJ), 2012-04-07(#1)
5 1:03.84 Johnson, Kyra (Piner, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#1)

VIDEO: Kyra Johnson’s CA leading time

US top 3000 times
Event Rank Mark By Meet
1 9:32.20 Cain, Mary (Bronxville, NY) Pirate Relays(NY), 2012-03-31(#1)
2 9:48.77 Fraser, Vanessa (Scotts Valley, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#1)
3 9:53.27 Estrada, Vanessa (San Benito, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#2)
4 9:58.88 Choucair, Jackie (Hockaday, TX) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#3)
5 10:07.66 Raines, Sandie (Kingwood, TX) Rice Victor Lopez Classic(TX), 2012-03-24(#1)
6 10:10.08 Maxwell, Julia (Branson, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#4)
7 10:12.42 Garcia, Karlie (Oakmont, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#5)
8 10:13.36 Lane, Nicole (El Molino, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#6)

VIDEO: El Molino’s Nicole Lane finished 6th overall in 10:13.36, a time equal to a 3,200m run in 10:58.59

US top 400H times
Event Rank Mark By Meet
1 54.61 Kinlaw, Devante (Aynor, SC) SCTCCCA Coaches Classic(SC),2012-03-24(#1)
2 54.73 Stine, Markell (Los Altos, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#1)
3 54.87 Vaca, Cameron (Archbishop Mitty, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#2)
4 54.94 Kc, Kamara (Prospect, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#3)
5 55.18 Holder, Kyle (Randolph, NJ) Summit Relays(NJ), 2012-04-07(#1)

8 56.04 Wheeler, Casey (Del Oro, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#4)

14 56.66 Norton, Nick (Reno, NV) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#5)

16 56.84 Lundquist, Adam (Casa Grande, CA) Stanford Invitational(CA), 2012-04-07(#6)

VIDEO of Lundquist’s race

VIDEO: 3rd Alexi Taylor Cardinal Newman 4:19.22, =1600 4:17.72, Prep Best, 18th All-Time
11th Ryan Douglas Petaluma 4:23.42, =1600 4:21.90

VIDEO: Lane 2 David Forman Rancho Cotate 11.05 +1.5, Prep Best, 7th All-Time wind legal

VIDEO: Lane 7 Sadia Ibrahim Santa Rosa 58.14, Prep Best

VIDEO: Lane 7 Rancho Cotate 44.12, Prep Best

VIDEO: 9th Nicole Lane El Molino 5:11.80, =1600 5:09.99, Prep Best