Ocean City High School junior Bridget Flynn won two events at the Rowan Open girls track and field meet at Rowan University on Friday.

Flynn won the 800-meter run in 2 minutes, 17.84 seconds and later won the 1,600 run in 5:00.03. She was one of three local winners in Friday's events.

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Pinelands Regional's Lauren Zodl won the 3,000 run in 10:14.45. Niyah Cosme of Vineland won the emerging elite javelin with a throw of 115 feet, 4 inches.

Their performances highlighted many solid ones from local athletes.

In the 400-meter dash, Vineland's Antoniette Isekenegbe was fourth in 59.49 seconds. In the 800, Millville's Victoria Thaler was fifth (2:20.37) and Alyssa Simpkins seventh (2:22.15). In the 3,000, Ocean City's Mary Kate Brelsford was second in 10:22.17 and teammate Epiphany Grisbaum was third in 10:30.42. Noel Labb of Hammonton finished second in the 400 hurdles in 1:04.99.

In field events, Pleasantville's Shatina Squair was third in the elite javelin (124-2), followed by Millville's Ashli Weems in fourth (115-2). In the emerging elite long jump, Aaliyah Ellis of Millville was second (16-7) and Pleasantville's Leah Evans third (16-7). Absegami's Barbara Gedeon was second in the open shot put (36-4) followed by teammate Damali Smith (33-9). Aleesha Beaufils of Absegami was second in the emerging elite shot put (35-1).


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