2018 Portland Track Festival: Eric Jenkins wins fast 5k, Clayton wins 1,500m


Jenkins_EricFVR-USAout17.jpgEric Jenkins wins 5000m, photo by PhotoRun.net

PORTLAND (USA, Jun 10): On the second day of the Portland Track Festival, Eric Jenkins won the 5000m in a fast 13:21.41. Olympic 800m bronze medallist Clayton Murphy won the 1500m in 3:40.25 from Drew Hunter (3:41.05), Eric Avila (3:41.25) and Ryan Hill (3:41.42). Drew Windle won the 800m in 1:47.50 and Olympic 1500m champion Matt Centrowitz won a separate 800m race in 1:48.29. Marielle Hall won the women's 5000m in 15:16.57 from Canadians Jessica O'Connell (15:18.36) and Rachel Cliff (15:23.22). Stephanie Brown won the 1500m in 4:06.71 from Emily Lipari (4:07.30) and Australia's Georgia Griffith won the 800m in 2:01.40 from Canada's Jenna Westaway in 2:02.06. Canada's Regan Yee also won the women's 3000m steeplechase in 9:45.58.

Murphy_Clayton-Sander18.jpgClayton Murphy, photo by PhotoRun.net

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