The race is slated for Aug. 16, the day before the famed Falmouth Road Race.
High temperatures didn't slow the field much in a variety of races in Eagle Rock, Calif.
The 28-year-old is riding the momentum of his recent Wanamaker Mile win.
The Americans bring a strong field to this year's race in the heart of Manhattan.
The miler is hoping for a low-3:50s race on Saturday night.
Geleta Burka wins a tight women's race in 15:26.
She's only 16 years old.
For some almost-Olympians, the track season is far from over.
The 2009 winner, Will Leer is hoping for another victory.