The American middle-distance standout will run for a chance to make the 2013 worlds team this week.
The 25-year-old is coached by legend Joe Vigil.
Harsh conditions couldn't stop the 800m world-record holder on Saturday.
The 17-year-old is having a phenomenal season thus far.
Geleta Burka wins a tight women's race in 15:26.
The two-time Olympian is ready for her second Carlsbad 5000 on Sunday.
It was his first race on the roads.
The "Mo-maniac" prepares for some much-needed downtime.
Brenda Martinez won the women's race.
Martinez, Hesch, Cushing-Murray, Padilla take elite titles.