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2010 USA Indoor Track and Field Championships – Day 1

Monday, March 1st, 2010

Soon after the starter’s pistol fired in the women’s 3,000 meter run, the final event on Day 1 of the 2010 USA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Albuquerque, NM, Renee Metivier Baillie opened up a sizable lead. Despite the spirited attempt by Shannon Rowbury and Sara Hall to close the gap on the final lap, Metivier Baillie held on for a narrow win over the hard charging Hall, with Rowbury in third place.

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Renee Metivier Baillie held off the hard charging Sara Hall in Day 1's last event, the 3,000 meters.

In a close men’s 3,000 meter final, Bernard Lagat, the recently crowned American Record holder for 5,000 meters indoors sprinted away from Galen Rupp and Chris Solinsky in the final laps to claim the title.

Indoor 5,000 meter American Record holder Bernard Lagat sprinted away from Galen Rupp and Chris Solinsky