Former 'Lost Boy' Lopez Lomong finds strength in long distances
When Lopez Lomong crossed the finish line at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational last month, he had just clocked a blazing 53-second lap to run away from everyone else in the 5000-meter field.
Thinking the race was over, he slowed to a jog and started to celebrate. The problem was that Lomong had miscounted laps, and still had one more 400-meter circuit to go.
The spectators at the Stanford University track rose to their feet and implored the 27-year-old to ...
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