Grant Robison Finishes Fourth in 1,500 Meters at U.S. Nationals

June 23, 2002

Stanford, Ca - A strong run down the stretch pushed Grant Robison into a fourth place finish in the 1,500 meters on Sunday at the U.S. National Championships at Cobb Track & Angell Field.

Robison, who just completed his sophomore season on The Farm, was timed in a career-best 3:41.72. That time is tenth-best in school history.

Robison was in sixth place most of the race, but made a strong push in the last 90 meters to place fourth. Robison finished just ahead of former Cardinal runner Jason Lunn.

U.S. National Championships - Day Three Results (current Stanford athletes)men's 1,500 meter final: 4. Grant Robison 3:41.72men's 3,000 meter steeplechase final: 12. Jesse Thomas 8:51.66men's discus: 14. Omer Inan 179-2 (54.61m)women's 1,500 meter final: 13. Maurica Carlucci 4:24.56women's 3,000 meter steeplechase final: 8. Laura Turner 10:19.69

Former Stanford Athletes men's 800 meter final: 7. Michael Stember 1:49.09men's 1,500 meter final: 5. Jason Lunn 3:41.96women's 1,500 meter final: 1. Regina Jacobs 4:09.57; 10. Sally Hauser (Glynn) 4:19.82
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