Minneapolis/St. Paul – April 15, 2014 – Team USA Minnesota’s Jon Grey and Meghan Peyton will head to the West Coast this weekend to run in the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, California, while Heather Kampf will travel East to compete in the B.A.A. Mile in Boston.
Grey and Peyton will open their outdoor track seasons by running in the 5000-meter invitational races that will be held on Friday, April 18. The women’s event will be held at 8:17 p.m. (Pacific time) and the men will race at 8:35 p.m. The Mt. SAC (San Antonio College) Distance Carnival and Invitational are part of the Relays that are held at Hilmer Lodge Stadium.
Grey has a best in the distance of 13:46.12 and Peyton has posted 15:41.1 in the 5000m. Grey most recently finished seventh at the USA 15k Championships on March 15, while Peyton was eighth at the 15k Championships and also eighth at the USA 10 Mile Championships that were held on April 6.