Life was different in 1986 when the local favorite was a relative unknown, and nearly broke the record.
The U.S. marathon Olympic silver medalist and San Diego High grad, was runner-up in the 1993 race.
The Bobcats score 44 points and run the fastest team time ever for a Division IV girls team.
Jace Aschbrenner (left) and Nico Young lead Newbury Park. Is freshman MacKenzie Browne the girl to beat?
Newbury Park's Nico Young scored an incredible performance at the CIF Southern Section Finals
Canyon Crest senior runs blistering time; Wallace sisters lead perfect run for Sage Creek.
A closer look at all five division races scheduled for Saturday at Morley Field.
Top-ranked Francis Parker won easily but not in the same race as other top Division V teams.
Sage Creek's Skyler and Stormy Wallace followed in mom's footsteps in winning a State Meet title.
Del Norte newbie Hannah Riggins and San Diego vet Henry McClish win varsity top-3 races.
El Cajon Christian junior shatters the meet record after Santa Fe Christian junior equals the meet mark.
Canyon Crest senior runs third-fastest time ever over the 2.75-mile Morley Field layout.
Field for the 40th annual meet held at Balboa Park includes San Diego, Southern Section and out of state entries.
The La Costa Canyon senior leads his team - and probably the San Diego section - after a strong performance in Escondido.
Mission Vista junior star Bella Longo faced a different foe than expected at the new Ravens Invitational.
Kristin Fahy is gone but elite talent returns in the SDS, and Sage Creek appears primed to repeat.
Silver Creek senior won two events, including the 100 hurdles, and three medals at the State Meet.
San Diego Madison senior swept the short sprints at the CIF-State Championships.
It was quite a year for track and field athletes in the San Diego Section.
The University City sophomore closed hard over the final 400 to claim victory, and says she had more in the tank if needed.
(Photo by DeAnna Turner) The Madison senior dropped a season best in the 100 and proved his top times were no fluke.
State sprint leader and San Diego Section record-setter, says 'I can go faster.'
Madison senior Kenan Christon posts state-best 100m time among four section titles.
The elites are household names by this point but there's more to the San Diego Section than the likes of Christon, Hickey, Fahy and Callahan.
With the likes of Kenan Christon, Kristin Fahy, Alysah Hickey and Ashley Callahan, among others, eying section titles and State Meet berths, big things are likely to happen.
CORRECTED: The Madison senior ran two of the fastest times in state history.
Coronado's senior jumper took down a Gail Devers record but she still has one to go.
Madison senior runs 10.42/20.67 sprint double.
The Madison senior and USC football recruit talks about a season in which he has not yet run as fast as he wants.
Coronado's Alysah Hickey wins the long jump and high jump and La Costa Canyon's Kristin Fahy sets a San Diego Section record in the 3200.