The U.S. Olympian moved to New York from South Sudan in 2001.
James J. Connolly won the inaugural event in 1926.
We caught up with the middle distance runner in advance of the Millrose Games.
The mile is her "sweet spot".
The Dartmouth standout will run the Wanamaker Mile against a stacked field.
The 800m ace is ready for a full slate of indoor races this winter.
He wants to go for sub-3:50.
He recently turned pro last November.
Wanamaker Mile champ Bernard Lagat will be competing.