BREAKING NEWS: Thomas Ratcliffe runs US#1 8:57.47 2Mile

Last Wednesday night it was a solo US#4 4:14.0 mile. A week later, Thomas Ratcliffe returned to the track once again and this time he was after a fast time in the two mile. Despite having little competition to push him, Ratcliffe flew for sixteen laps and came away with a new US#1 time of 8:57.47. After tonight's performance, Thomas become's only the 7th Massachusetts high schooler to run sub 9:00 indoor and currently sits at #4 All-Time.

Massachusetts All-Time 2 Mile List (Indoor)

                1.  Franklyn Sanchez (Lynn English) -   8:49.60 MIAA All-State Meet           1999

                2. Andy Powell (Oliver Ames) -             8:50.29 MIAA All-State Meet           1999

                3. Alberto Salazar, Wayland, MA           8:57.4                                           1976  

               4.  Thomas Ratcliffe (Concord-Carlisle) - 8:57.47 DCL Meet #4                      2016

               5.   Jonathon Riley, Brookline, MA           8:58.84                                        1997

              6.   Arthur Dulong, Randolph, MA             8:59.6                                          1966

              7.  Paul Hogan (Burlington) -                   8:59.82  New Balance Nationals     2014 

Meet Results

Girls Highlights

Boys Highlights


The 2 Mile results from DCL Meet #4

We will have more on this story tomorrow morning...