MileSplit—the premier network for track & field and cross country coverage—released its 2019 #MileSplit50 ranking of the country’s top individual boy cross country athletes, and VES senior Daniel O’Brien is ranked no. 10! Watch the video overview here.
In a July 23, 2019 2019 Virginia Cross Country preseason countdown article on MileSplit, Daniel is described this way: “Our top-ranked returner is the VISAA King of Distance, Defending MileStat Champ, and Foot Locker Finalist Dan O'Brien. He entered his senior season with a 15:07 personal best and a staggering five races under his belt 15:45 or faster.