Coe-Brown’s Parker to run 800 in national meet
Coe-Brown’s Hannah Parker will compete in the New Balance Nationals Outdoor track and field meet tomorrow at North Carolina A&T University in Greensboro, N.C. Parker is seeded third in the 800 meters. The 4:20 p.m. race can be seen live at runnerspace.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=766917.
Parker, a sophomore, finished first in the 800 at the New England Track and Field Championships last week in New Britain, Conn., in a time of 2:06.42, breaking a meet record that had stood since 1992. She also finished first in the 800 at the New Hampshire Meet of Champions and at the Division II championships, where she led Coe-Brown to a fourth straight title with firsts in the 800, 1,600 and as part of the 4x400 and 4x800 relay teams.