Over a dozen TRA athletes qualify for USATF Junior Outdoor Championships

5/31/18

PITTSBURGH — Over a dozen young TRA athletes qualify for the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships in Bloomington, Indiana. Schedule for June 15 -17, this competition features some of the nations most promising young athletes who often go on to compete at elite and Olympic levels.

The 2018 competition will serve as the selection event for the 2018 IAAF World U20 Championships to be held July 10 -15 in Tampere, Finland.

Qualifying Athletes:

  • Trinity Clark – Women’s Jav – Kane Area HS entered
  • Ayden Owens – 110HH 200m 300mIH LJ Deca
  • Ethan Dabbs – Richland Jav – Johnstown
  • Noah Drudy – Hopewell Jav
  • Savannah Shaw – Upper St. Claire – 1600m/Mile
  • Noah Beveridge – Butler 3200m
  • Brianna Spirnak – Elizabeth Forward Jav
  • Jacob Shedd Franklin Regional LJ
  • John Eakin – Bradford – SP
  • Zach Gehm – Seneca Valley – ┬áDisc Jav
  • Hunter Robinson – Avonworth Northgate – 200m 400m
  • Hannah Schupansky – Oakland Catholic – 3200m
  • Jayla Ellis – Oakland Catholic – 100mH
  • Melissa Riggins – Shady Side Academy – 1600m
  • David Jacobs – Elizabeth Forward – Jav
  • Rachel Helbling – South Fayette – 400m

 

More information on the 2018 USATF Junior Outdoor Championships can be found here.

More information on the 2018 IAAF World U20 Championships can be found here.