2005 Foot Locker Cross Country Championships

Boys Race Action

photos by Photo Run

Boys Start

Diego Mercado took the early lead.

Colby Lowe led at 1/4 mile

Mercado brothers at 500m

Michael Coe @ 500m

Acosta in the 2nd group at 500m.

Diego Mercado pushed at 1/2mi (2:11)

Diego Mercado opened a lead @1000m

Acosta caught him by the mile mark.

Diego and Acosta were neck and
neck at the mile mark (4:33)

Acosta began to open it up at the
halfway point.

Acosta @ 3000m

Acosta @ 2mi (9:31)

AJ had a 10m lead at 2mi

He opened a 20m lead by 4K.

Acosta opened up a 35m lead at
the top of the hill.

Coe began to push with 400m to go.

Acosta held off a closing Coe.

Acosta and '86 champ Marc Davis.

AJ and his parents - part of the AJ