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10 Americans to watch in 2013

Updated: January 29, 2013, 10:06 AM ET
By Mario Fraioli | Competitor.com

Typically the attention paid to top American distance runners fades considerably in the year following an Olympic Games. But the recent rise in the U.S. distance running ranks gives plenty of reason for optimism in the new year. Expect international medal winners Galen Rupp, Jenny Simpson, Matthew Centrowitz, Shalane Flanagan, Kara Goucher and Leo Manzano to continue to make waves en route to major road races and the track and field world championships in Moscow later this summer, while a ...

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