Runners to watch in the Boston Marathon
Desiree DavilaNumber: F15
Personal Best: Chicago, 2010 - 2:26:20
Boston Marathon: 18th in 2007 (2:44:50).
Of Note: Davila, the subject of a feature by the Globe's Shira Springer finished fourth in the 2010 Chicago Marathon, running a personal-best 2 hours 26 minutes 20 seconds and the fastest time by an American woman last year. The Chicago time also ranks her as the fourth-fastest US female marathoner.