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Rupp Wins NCAA 10,000 Meters

  • By Matt Fitzgerald
  • Published Jun. 12, 2009
  • Updated Jun. 12, 2009 at 10:37 AM UTC
Galen Rupp won the 10000 meters at NCAA's. Photo: Photo Run

Galen Rupp won the 10000 meters at NCAA's. Photo: Photo Run

The Oregon senior claimed the first outdoor national championship title of his career Thursday night in Fayetteville, Ark.

Arkansas’ Shawn Forrest and Liberty’s Sam Chelanga threw all they had at Oregon’s golden boy, but he put down the hammer and pulled away easily in the closing two laps.

For More: OregonLive.com

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