Mile News Tagged Katelyn Tuohy


Teen Phenom Tuohy Looks Toward 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials

December 05, 2018

“Everything I do is impacted by that decision to want to make it to the Olympic Trials. That’s definitely my big-picture goal for the future.”

By Sarah Lorge Butler, Runner's World

She had just won a second consecutive Nike Cross Nationals title, received her trophy, done an interview on...

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TFN HS Girls Athlete of the Year: Katelyn Tuohy

October 23, 2018

Mile and cross country ace became only the fifth sophomore ever to earn the AOY title

By Rich Sands, Track & Field News

The only people that "Girls Athlete of the Year" Katelyn Tuohy has trouble running away from these days are her growing legion of fans. The New York distance phenom produced...

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Tuohy Becomes First in Gatorade Awards History to Win Top Athlete in Two Sports

July 21, 2018

“Talents like this don’t come along all the time, and I really want to make sure I get it right—for her sake, her parents’ sake and for running’s sake.”

By Stephanie Apstein, Sports Illustrated

The fastest girl in the country can’t sit still. She doesn’t remember the last time she made it...

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Tuohy breaks girls U.S. high school Mile record

June 17, 2018

"I can’t even begin to think what she’d run if it were a race and perfect conditions. If she had people with her and it was 75 degrees, God knows how fast she could run."

By Nancy Haggerty, Rockland / Westchester Journal News

She ran like she knew she could.

And like every track fan in the...

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America’s Next Great Running Hope?

June 09, 2018

Why do so many gifted teenage female distance runners fizzle out by their early 20s, unable to capture the speed of their youth?

By Matthew Futterman, New York Times

It’s not clear exactly when a high school sophomore named Katelyn Tuohy became the next great phenom in American distance...

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Q&A with Mary Cain & Katelyn Tuohy

February 09, 2018

"Yeah, I think just in that I learned what I should and shouldn’t expect as a runner and I learned what I can and can’t balance as an athlete in terms of training, expectations, and experiences and all that sort of stuff."

By Jonathan Gault, LetsRun.com

On Wednesday afternoon, Mary Cain...

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U.S. High School Phenom Smashes Records—While Coach Tries to Keep Pressure Off

November 18, 2017

Mile record setter Katelyn Tuohy, a sophomore at North Rockland High School in New York, has been winning by astonishing margins this cross country season

By John A. Kissane, Runner's World

One summer day in 2012, a cross country coach caught sight of a small girl running with her father. He...

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Katelyn Tuohy wins national Mile crown

June 20, 2017

North Rockland teen breaks Mary Cain's New York state freshman record: “Knowing I can hit her times gives me motivation.”

By Nancy Haggerty, Lohud

She had already broken two of Mary Cain's freshman records and had come very close to breaking others.

On Sunday, North Rockland’s Katelyn Tuohy...

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