Bernard Lagat, representing United States finished 9th at 3:54.36 in the last event of Prefontaine Classic1. Two years ago he won both 1500m and 5000m in US Olympic Trials.
The Prefontaine Classic is one of the premier track and field meets in the United States, held in Eugene, Oregon. Every year it draws a world caliber field to compete at Hayward Field on the campus of the University of Oregon. Previously one of the IAAF Grand Prix events, it is now part of the IAAF Diamond League. “Prefontaine Classic.” Wikipedia. 10 October 2014. ↩