Pagano qualifies to represent USA at 2017 Kampala World Cross Country Championships

Syracuse University alumni Sarah Pagano will represent United States of America (USA) at the 2017 Kampala World Cross Championships in Uganda, due 26 March at Kololo Independence Grounds.

Pagano finished fifth at the U.S. Cross Country Championships on Saturday, qualifying to represent America.

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Sarah Pagano will represent USA at the World Championships in Kampala

She posted 35:44, 1:20 behind winner Aliphine Tuliamuk.

The Boston Athletic Association athlete last year made 10th at Houston Half Marathon, Houston, TX and 1st at the New York Midnight Run, New York, NY.

She also finished 9th at the USA 5K Championships, Providence, RI (16:15) and 6th at the USA Club Cross Country Championships, San Francisco, CA (20:04) in September and December 2015 respectively.