Day 2 At NBNO: All American Again For Oosting

Natick's Grace Connolly (pink shorts) competing in the Championship Two Mile on Saturday.

Less than 24 hours after his impressive 5K victory,  Ryan Oosting earned All-American status again at the New Balance Nationals on Saturday.

The Arlington High sophomore finished second overall in the Championship Two Mile with a time of 9 minutes, 18.86 seconds. The race was won by Daniel Bernal of Eastwood (TX) with a time of 9:17.09.

Needham's Davonte Burnett, last week's New England 100-meter winner, just missed making it to the podium in his specialty, finishing seventh overall with a time of 10.51. Burnett placed third in his preliminary heat with a 10.70 clocking.

North Andover also just missed a spot on the podium by taking seventh in the boys' shuttle hurdle relay with a combined time of 1:00.48.

In the girls' events, Hopkinton was tenth in the 1,600m sprint medley with a time of 4:02.90. Milton finished 21st overall in the 4x800m at 9:22.35.

Foxborough's Shraeya Srinivasan was 15th overall; in the triple jump with a distance of 39 feet, 5 inches. Natick's Grace Connolly was 15th overall in the two mile. She crossed the line in 10:55.11.

Abby Comella of Wellesley clocked a near PR of 56.84 to finish fifth overall in the Freshmen 400m. 


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