Massachusetts once again showcased their talents, competing at one of three national championships this past weekend, and the Brooks PR Invitational last Wednesday, Coming soon, we’ll provide a wrap-up of NBNO, the Nike Outdoor Nationals and the adidas Outdoor Nationals where we’ll highlight all the great happenings that occurred against the country’s finest track & field athletes.
While there were several worthy contenders for this week’s HOKA Athlete of the Week, it was hard to ignore the performance of Ellie Shea for this week’s honor. The junior standout from Belmont ran the No. 1 time in the country for the two mile with her victory at Brooks PR. Shea broke her own state record by three seconds with a time of 9 minutes, 35.35 seconds.. She is among nine runners that have broken 10 minutes this season