Results from around the nation: (keep checking back as this page will be updated all weekend long)
Western Ohio Officials Invitational at Ohio Northern University: Justin Welch, OH, put up a monster weight throw with a 76-06 heave, a US#1 mark in the event. Welch also won the shot put with a US#5 shot put toss of 57-11.
CHSAA Jr. Weight and Novice: North Shore, NY, remains atop the learerboard in the 4x800 relay after lowering their previous best to a 9:21.30 clocking.
Prince George Holiday Invitational: US#1's from Alyssa McClure, MD, in the 55 meter dash with a time of 7.02 and Lorraine Graham, MD, in the 55 meter hurdles with a time of 8.09.
|Rhode Island Classic: 4 of the top 7 girls 1600 meter times in the nation were set at this meet. Brianne Bellon, NY, won the race with a time of 5:01.98c for US#3. Molly McNamara, NJ, was 2nd with a US#5 5:03.03c, Lindsay Crevoiserat, CT, was 3rd with a US#6 5:03.28c, and Keelin Hollowood, NY, was 4th with a US#7 time of 5:03.32c. Madalayne Smith, NY, won the 55 meter hurdles with a US#5 time of 8.21.|
Armory Youth/Open/Masters Holiday Classic: Ayanna Fields, PA, won the 800 meter run with a US#2 time of 2:18.49.
Robert J. Burdette Classic: Wallace Spencer, PA, won the 60 meter hurdles with a US#2 time of 8.17. Brooke Hamscher, PA, won the pole vault with a US#2 jump of 11-9.
Seton Hall Games: Keith Griffith III, NJ, is the first under 50 with a US#1 400 meter dash time of 49.73.
||Marine Corps Holiday Classic: Carlton Lavong, PA, is back on top in a big way with a 24-05 long jump to put a big gap on US#2 Rolyce Boston, NY, 22-9. Emily Lipari, NY, is back from injury to post a blazing US#1 800 meter run time of 2:13.58. Newburgh, NY, boys set a pair of US#1 times in the 4x200 relay, 1:29.26, and the 4x400, 3:21.79. North Shore, NY, girls also set a pair of US#1 times in the 4x800, 9:35.22, and the DMR, 12:11.42. St. Anthony's, NY, set a US#1 mark in the DMR with a time of 10:29.39. Abington, PA, is now US#1 in the 4x800 with the nation's only sub-8 time, a 7:59.75. Bishop Ford, NY, girls won the SMR with a US#1 time of 4:08.97 and Willingsboro, NJ, won the 4x400 with a US#1 time of 3:59.62.|
|MSTCA Boston Holiday Invitational: Pat Schellberg, NJ, won the one mile run with a US#1 4:16.82 to state his case for a Millrose berth. John Thomas, NY, won the 400 with a US#1 50.30 and the 200 with a US#1 21.85. Mark Vetere, MA, went 15-6 to vault himself to US#2 in the pole vault. Byron Jones, MA, ran a US#3 4:19.79c for 1600 meters for the win. Dominic Filiano, NH, threw big in the shot for a US#2 mark of 61-1.5, the only other mark besides Vena's over 60'. Sam Bombaugh, MA, finished 2nd with a US#3 mark of 58-7.75.
Boo Williams High School Winter Break Invitational: A fast boys 200 meter dash highlights the action on day one with US#2-US#4 times in the event. Walter Mitchell, VA, won with a time of 22.45, Taylor Sykes, VA, was 2nd in 22.67, and Justin Lord, GA, went 22.74 in the prelims. Telara Denmark(Photo by Brandon Miles, MileStat.com), VA, went US#1 in the triple jump with a mark of 37-9.5, but she had some competition in Camille Thomas, VA, who went US#2 37-9.0.
Upstate NY Holiday Classic: Melissa Kurzdorfer, NY, sets a US#1 mark in the shot put with a NY State Record throw of 48-9.75.
|TFCAofGP Meet #3: Carlton Lavong, Methacton PA, set a new US#1 mark in the triple jump with his leap of 47-8.25. Matt Gilmore, Cheltenham PA, also set a US#3 mark in the 200 meter dash with his blazing 22.78.|
|DVGTCA Indoor Meet #3: Sara Sargent, Pennsbury PA, blazed her way to a new US#1 mark in the 3000 meter run with a time of 10:06.|
Some big meets will be taking place in the days after Christmas in New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, and Rhode Island, including the Marine Corps Holiday Classic (NY), the Boo Williams Winter Break Invitational (VA), the Burdette Classic (PA), the PR Holiday Invitational (MD), the Emrey Christmas City Relays (PA), the Rhode Island Classic (RI), the Seton Hall Winter Series (NJ), and the 30th Passarelli Invitational (NJ).