@NDmonogram
Molly Huddle: History at 5000m

Oct. 7, 2010

NEW YORK -

Molly Huddle is so unassuming, that it’s hard to fathom that as recently as August 27 she ran 5,000 meters faster than any American woman in history.

It was four days before her 26th birthday, and the 5-foot-4 runner from the southern edge of New York lined up next to a dozen other women and four pacemakers at the Diamond League final in Brussels, Belgium.

After the first three kilometers, Huddle didn’t feel over-taxed; she felt in control, and the plan was to run the second half of the race faster than the first. With one lap to go, she looked at the clock.

To hit Shalane Flanagan’s three-year-old record, she figured she needed to run the last 400 meters in about 70 seconds. She kicked as hard as she could and crossed the line in 10th place.

To read the whole story, click here.


 

 

Shop Now

Nissan
Game-Used Football Auction

Auctions

Official ND Online Auctions // Bid Now »

Gear Store

Get your Official ND Gear // Shop Now »

Event Calendar


October 20
6:30 PM
Schivarelli Football Players Lounge Reception
Schivarelli Players' Lounge (Notre Dame Stadium)
October 21
4:00 PM
Pre-Game Reception USC
Monogram Room (Joyce Center)
October 21
11:30 PM
Post-Game Mass
Monogram Room (Joyce Center)
October 27
6:30 PM
Monogram Club Annual Reception
Schivarelli Players' Lounge/North Tunnel (Notre Dame Stadium)
October 28
12:00 PM
Pre-Game Reception NC State
Monogram Room (Joyce Center)
October 28
3:30 PM
All-Monogram Pre-Game Tunnel
Notre Dame Stadium
October 28
7:00 PM
Monogram Club Annual Mass & Meeting
Monogram Room (Joyce Center)
November 3
6:30 PM
Schivarelli Football Players Lounge Reception
Schivarelli Players' Lounge (Notre Dame Stadium)
November 4
12:00 PM
Pre-Game Reception Wake Forest
Monogram Room (Joyce Center)
November 4
7:00 PM
Post-Game Mass
Monogram Room (Joyce Center)
November 8
6:30 PM
Fall Monogram Jacket Ceremony
Club Naimoli (Joyce Center)
November 17
6:30 PM
Schivarelli Football Players Lounge Reception
Schivarelli Players' Lounge (Notre Dame Stadium)
November 18
12:00 PM
Pre-Game Reception Navy
Monogram Room (Joyce Center)
November 18
7:00 PM
Post-Game Mass
Monogram Room (Joyce Center)

EXECUTIVE
COMMITTEE

KEVIN O'CONNOR
President // Monogram Earned: Lacrosse
----
Former lacrosse standout Kevin J. O'Connor began a two-year term as president of the Monogram Club in September 2015. O'Connor, former Associate Attorney General of the United States - the third-ranking official at the U.S. Department of Justice - and United States Attorney for Connecticut, currently serves as General Counsel for Point72 Asset Management in Stamford, Connecticut.

Photo Galleries

NCAA Infractions Report

St. Joseph Health System Nissan Delta Canon Visit South Bend Mishawaka Vivid Seats