Willis, Simpson win at Fifth Avenue Mile
NEW YORK (AP) — Nick Willis and Jenny Simpson won at the Fifth Avenue Mile on Sunday.
New Zealand’s Willis, the 2008 Olympic silver medalist in the 1,500 meters, won in 3 minutes, 52.1 seconds to edge Americans Bernard Lagat and Garrett Heath.
Simpson, the 2011 world champion, won in 4:19.3. Fellow American Morgan Uceny was second.