Two Ridgefield High runners had top-10 finishes on the first day of the New Balance Outdoor Nationals Friday in Greensboro, N.C.
Competing in the girls one-mile Emerging Elite race, Ridgefield’s Laura Hergenrother finished ninth in a time of 5:05.93.
Trevor Hopper had a 10th-place finish in the boys 5,000-meter Championship race with a time of 14:50.03.
Running in the boys two-mile freshman race, Ridgefield’s Gabe Altopp was 13th in a time of 9:56.29.
The meet continues on Saturday and Sunday.