Mt Vernon Grad Runs Fastest Indoor 5K in D2 History


Photo courtesy of Lee University T&F/XC

Mt Vernon grad Christian Noblewho now competes for Lee University, broke the D2 5K collegiate record Sunday Night.

Noble traveled to Alabama to compete in the 5K at the Magic City Elite Distance Meet. Noble ran a solo effort, crossing the line in 13:37, breaking the old record of 13:41 set by Nicodemus Naimadu.

Just last week, Noble narrowly missed a sub 4 mile mark, crossing the line in 4:00.60 at the UAB Vulcan Invite.

Noble's K splits were as follows:

1K: 2:44.8
2K: 2:44.1
3K: 2:43.4
4K: 2:43.9
5K: 2:41.1