Boston Marathon Winner Befriended Local Runner Bertoli

Published 04/21 2014 11:04PM

Updated 04/21 2014 11:57PM

TH South Senior Jackson Bertoli was pulling hard on Monday for Meb Keflezighi to win the Boston Marathon. Meb befriended Bertoli when he broke his leg at the Footlocker Cross Country National Championships. Meb also sent Bertoli a copy of the book he authored "Run to Overcome."

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