As the leaders pass the two-mile mark the leader is #926 (on the right) Jessa Vacek,
a junior from Grapevine, TX. Vacek finished 2nd in 17:55. #508 in red is
Hendersonville's Ariel Glassman, who finished 5th in 18:00. Behind Glassman is NC's other qualifer,
sophomore Casey McGraw of Morganton Freedom HS, and beside her in black, Hilary White
of Gainesville, FL who was 4th. The runner in blue is Christa Benton of
St. Petersburg, FL, who was 6th in 18:02.
Photo by Brett Honeycutt.