Pease 15th at US Track & Field Championships
Sarah Pease was recently in action at the 2009 United States Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore.
The South Central Junior-Senior High School graduate competed in the meet, which drew the best from around the country, in the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase.
Representing Indiana University, Pease finished the preliminaries in a time of 10:14.25. The time put her in 15th place. However, Pease failed to reach the finals because only the top 14 advance.
The 14th-place finisher came across the line in 10:06.87.
Jennifer Barringer, a 2008 Olympian and Colorado University runner, won the event in 9:29.38.