NB Nationals: Christensen, Ledell Bring Home Titles

Liam Christensen (Academic Magnet) and Desmond Ledell (River Bluff) won their respective events on day two of New Balance Nationals in Greensboro. The meet concludes Saturday. 

Christensen, a Stanford signee, won the boys championship javelin with a best of 228 feet, breaking his past national top ranking. Christensen is in the top-10 MileSplit ranking list for all-timeCade Antonucci of New Jersey was second with a best of 217 feet, nine inches.

Christensen also won the
event in 2016 and was fifth in 2015.