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Gate River Race Re-cap

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="200" caption="Fasil Bizuneh and Rebecca Donaghue post-race in Jacksonville"][/caption] On Saturday I ran my first race in 8 and a half months at the Gate River 15k in Jacksonville, FL, which also served as the men's and women's US 15k Championships. I was the 7th US woman in 51:52. Going into this race my goa

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Rebecca’s 2010 Season Update

Rebecca brings everyone up to speed as to what she has been during in the recent months.

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Rebecca’s Army Finishes Fourth at PIAA XC Championships

Rebecca Donaghue's squad accomplished their goal of a top five finish, when they locked up fourth place by scoring 215 points using a 34-second compression. Emma Cousins led the way as she finished 68th. 4. State College (6) 29 Emma Cousins, Fr* 20:15 6:32 34 Kathryn McNaughton, Jr* 20:20 6:33 44 Nora Adams, Jr* 20:29 6:36 50 Hannah Grubb, So* 20:

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Rebecca’s Army is Ready for States

Rebecca Donaghue talks about the State College Girls' XC season and goals for the upcoming PIAA Championship. The team won the District 6 Title for the ninth consecutive time. They are currently ranked tenth in the latest PennTrackXC.com Team rankings, but are considered a sleeper team to earn a trophy in Hershey. Good Luck to Rebecca and her Army as the

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Rebecca Donaghue: Cool, Calm and Secretly Tougher Than You (Podcast)

From WomenTalkSports.com: Rebecca Donaghue should put on a clinic about mental toughness. An unsung hero of sorts, she has quietly made her way up the ranks of U.S. distance runners. She ran and raced in pain and often limped from high school until 2005 - about 10 years - until she finally found a trainer at Penn State who helped her correct her biomec

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Busy weekend for Rebecca and her Army

This weekend will be a perfect illustration of Rebecca's everyday life where she straddles the roles of professional athlete and high school coach. Rebecca's Army will be in action at the PIAA Track & Field State Championships on Friday and Saturday. The 4x800m Relay (Nora Adams, Lucia Sofo, Kathryn McNaughton, and Chloe Schmidt), Chloe Schmidt, and Anne

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