Courtney Frerichs set American Steeple record


 Courtney Frerichs set a new American record at the Diamond League meet in Monaco in 9:00.85 her previous PR was 9:03.77, which she ran in a 1-2 finish for Team USATF at the 2017 IAAF World Championships to claim silver.

The winner Kenya’s Beatrice Chepkoech, set a new WR of 8:44.32. Courtney was 2nd the time improves upon previous AR holder and reigning World Champion Emma Coburn 9:02.58. Coburn finished fourth in a season’s best 9:05.06.