On Saturday, February 13, the Olympic Marathon Trials were held and decided in downtown Los Angeles with a number of former CCCAA Student-Athletes participating. Although only the top three men and women are tabbed for the 2016 Olympics, former Mt. San Antonio College runner, Lenore Moreno (2:39:38), impressed with a 13th place finish. On the men's side, the top former CCCAA student-athlete was Hartnell College standout, Daniel Tapia, coming in 28th with a time of 2:22:30. A full list of former CCCAA student-athletes who participated can be found below, along with the Olympic Marathon Trial results.
Daniel Tapia (Hartnell College)
Ben Bruce (San Diego Mesa College)
Sergio Reyes (Cuesta College)
Anthony Costales (American River College)
Lindsey Tollefson-formerly Neslon (Butte College)
Lenore Moreno (Mt. SAC)
Even more impressive is Lenore Moreno's story, where a brief overview can be found HERE.