Columbus (Bronx, N.Y.)
senior Strymar Livingston set a national indoor record on Saturday by winning the 500-meter run in a blazing 1:01.68 during the New Balance Games at The Armory in New York City. The previous record of 1:02.40 by Mike Greene had stood since 1984.St. Peter's Prep (Jersey City, N.J.)
senior Najee Glass also eclipsed the previous record with his second-place time of 1:02.16. One year ago Glass beat Livingston in the same race with what would have been a record time of 1:02.22, but he was disqualified for running out of his lane.St. Benedict's Prep (Newark, N.J.)
junior Edward Cheserek placed seventh in the elite mile with a sensational clocking of 4:02.21 - second all-time to Alan Webb's 2001 record of 3:59.86.