Monday News & Notes: Jared Hall (OH) Runs U.S. #1 at 800m in 1:52.19 Feb 25, 2008

 Nick Vena (NJ) throws a new U.S. #1 in shot put with 66-00.75 toss(Photo from a weekened it was!  Results poured in from all across the country, and an incredible amount of new U.S. #1's were achieved.  In this week's Monday News & Notes section, we highlight a few more top high school competitions, post a few tid-bit pieces and talk about the week ahead.Monday News & Notes Highlights- Ohio Summaries: Akron Rubber City & Kent State Open- Chris Derrick runs 9:03.1 for 3200m at Proviso West Inv.- Some top PA/NY stars compete at Kevin Dare Inv.- UK H.S. Inv. video highlights are posted- Bob Gourley's weight throw lists are out- The Week Ahead: Big meets in NY, MA, VA, PA & MI

In Their Own Words: Derrick, Leung & Smith Discuss Their Amazing 3200m Performances Feb 26, 2008

Brian Leung (NJ) leads Doug Smith (NJ) at the NJ MOC's 3200m run Brian Leung (NJ), Doug Smith (NJ) and Chris Derrick (IL) ran the top three times in the nation for 3200m this past weekend.  Leung and Smith went head-to-head in Jersey, while Derrick ran tough at the Proviso West Invitational.  We talked to all three athletes, as they gave us their thoughts on their respective races.  See what each had to say.