adidas originals superstar jacket Former Bobcat Soratos Places Fifth at USA Track Field Champion
Montana State alum and current track and field volunteer assistant coach Cristian Soratos finished fifth in the 1,500 meter run Saturday, June 24, at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships in Sacramento, Calif.The former indoor and outdoor All American for the Bobcats, Soratos advanced to Saturday’s finals by finishing first in his preliminaries heat Thursday at Sacramento State’s Hornet Stadium.Coached by current Montana State assistant track coach Lyle Weese and running professionally for Adidas, Soratos was vying for a top three finish which would qualify him for the IAAF World Championships held in London in August.Soratos raced among the leading pack throughout but sat in ninth place through three laps. He eventually gained ground and crossed the line in fifth with a time of 3:44.49. He finished just five tenths of a second behind third place finisher John Gregorek. Fellow Adidas runner Robby Andrews took first in the 1,500 with a time of 3:43.29.Soratos previously won the mile this past February at the 2017 Millrose Games and earned runner up in the mile at the USATF Indoor Championships in Albuquerque.