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Articles with Darien High School
The fastest returning 5K runner in the country from his 14:16 victory on the track this past June at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals in Darien High School (CT) rising senior Alex Ostberg catches us up on his summer training building into a cross country which he hopes to claim the New England Championships title and mix it up with the best in the nation at Foot Locker Nationals after his 11th place All-American finish one year ago from San Diego.
Coach Steve Norris had three reasons for Darien winning its first state open in school history. This one was the clincher: “We produced our third straight meet of top level performances,” said Norris of Darien completing its postseason sweep of championship meets. “Nobody mis-performed.” Before taking it with 66.33 points to second place Hillhouse’s 57 at Floyd Little Athletic Center in New Haven Tuesday, Darien had never finished higher than fourth place at a state open girls indoor track title meet, and that was back in 1991.