Flash Results, Inc.
adidas Track Classic
Home Depot Center, Carson, CA

Event 1 Women 3000 Meter Run

1 Blake Russell USA 8.51,57
2 Kara Goucher USA 8.55,05
3 Sara Slattery USA 8.58,09
4 Carrie Tollefson USA 8.58,85
5 Renee Metivier USA 9.00,47
6 Amy Mortimer USA 9.02,03
7 Katie McGregor USA 9.02,27
8 Amy Rudolph USA 9.03,44
9 Shannon Rowbury USA 9.03,61
10 Sharon Thompson USA 9.04,09
11 Amy Yoder Begley USA 9.04,29

Was this the best collective finish for USA women in any race where they swept at least the top-five places? My assumption is that American women have never run 1-10 outside of USA. In that case, is this a USA all-comers record for a "deep" (11-person) sweep and top-10 average (8.59,95)?