Mary won the NY Regional Championship race!!
She ran 17:42.6, with 2500 meter splits of 8:56 and 8:47.
Bella Burda, a soph, was 2nd in 17:55.2, her 2500 splits being 8:55 and 9:01.
With Burda ahead at the half, looks like Mary ran just to win!!
For some perspective, here's some results from the 2010 and 2011 races.
2011: Jillian Fanning, a jr., won in 17:47.4.
Mary was 3rd in 18:19.4!!
2010: Fanning won this one too, in 18:00.0
This year, Fanning, a senior now, finished 11th in 18:50.8, more than a minute behind Cain!!