Lewiston runner turns pro after winning NCAA championship

By | June 26, 2018

The decision to turn professional over the weekend was a relatively easy one for Lewiston native Isaiah Harris.

Recently removed from winning the NCAA Division I championship in the 800-meter run, the Penn State junior had little left to accomplish in the college ranks.

“I definitely wanted to check that off in my collegiate career, to be a national champion, because that’s difficult to do,” Harris said during a Sunday press conference after finishing second in the 800 at the USA Track and Field outdoor championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. “It’s just as hard as winning a USA championship, …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News