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Michael Norman and Noah Lyles after All-Time performances in 200 Jun 27, 2015

Noah Lyles won the USATF Jr. Nationals Championship in the 200m with a wind legal 20.18 to break a 32-year-old meet record, which is also the fastest junior time in the world this year. He becomes the third fastest high schooler ever, and he equaled the fifth all-time U.S. Junior time and seventh all-time World Junior time.

Top 5 Moments At USATF Junior Nationals, Day 3 Jun 28, 2015

MileSplit counts down the Top 5 Moments from Day 3 at the USATF Junior National Championships in Eugene, Ore. as preps competed for a shot to represent Team USA at the Pan-American Jr. Championships in Canada this summer

USATF Juniors Entry List Jun 23, 2015

See who is racing in Eugene, Ore. this weekend for a shot to represent Team USA at the Pan-American Championships

Noah Lyles No. 4 All-Time 10.14 100m - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 26, 2015

The T.C. Williams junior shot out of the blocks en route to a U.S. No. 4 All-Time 10.14 100m one week after winning New Balance in 10.21. He says he is ready to run 10 flat and can't wait to race U.S. No. 6 All-Time sprinter Michael Norman in the 200m tomorrow.

Friday Focus: Matthew Maton Jun 26, 2015

Get to know the No. 3 ranked high school miler in history in Matthew Maton, who returns to the track this weekend at USATF Junior Nationals after a two-month hiatus

Sean Collins, 3rd in Pole Vault - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 28, 2015

The Alabama native cleared 17-10.25, the same height as New Balance Nationals Outdoor Champion Paulo Benavides, but Collins lost to Benavides on misses. Collins had a 7 inch personal record today to nearly qualify for Pan-Ams in Canada.

Grant Fisher Smoothly Through 1500m Prelims Jun 25, 2015

Hear Fisher as he approaches the 1500m final at USATF Jr. Champs after placing 3rd in his prelim heat in 4:00.09. The sub 4:00 miler talks about facing stiff competition in Drew Hunter and Blake Haney

Andrew Hunter after 1500m Prelim - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

Hunter took second overall in the 1500m prelims with a time of 3:53.29. He finished just behind college freshman Blake Haney. The rising senior has had two impressive weeks. He placed second in the Dream Mile to Grant Fisher, two weeks ago and then came back and beat him last weekend in the Brooks PR 2 Mile. His time of 8:42.51 was good for U.S.#9 All-Time.

Travis Tolliver (TX) 5th through Day 1 of Dec- '15 USATF Jr Cham Jun 25, 2015

The University of Texas commit, Toliver is not only holding his own against the young collegians, but he is 5th after day 1 approaching some of his best events tomorrow. Toliver won the shot put in day 1 of competition and PRed in nearly all of his events.

Raven Saunders to give SP gold to Emanuel Church-'15 USATF Jrs Jun 26, 2015

Raven Saunders (Shot Put HS National Record Holder and indoor & outdoor SP NCAA Champ as a true freshmen) was baptized at and grew up minutes from Emanuel Church, where nine people were massacred recently. Her grandmother attends that church and it is very dear to Saunders' heart. Saunders has decided to dedicate her performance and give her SP Jr. gold medal to the church and those who were killed. She is wearing a shirt in honor of the nine people that were murdered. At the end of the interview she discusses all of that and is nearly in tears. She also competed in the Sr. competition and placed 8th.

Haley Showalter, 4th Discus - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

Showalter throw 160-8 in the Discus to be the first high school finisher in the field with a new personal record. The Colorado State Champ talks about the hammer throw coming up tomorrow (June 26, 2015) as she looks to defend her National title. Showalter also recaps her great four years in HS before heading to the University of Wisconsin in the fall to throw for the Badgers.

Curtis Thompson,1st Javelin - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

The Mississippi State freshman caps a stellar season that included a third place finish at NCAAs with defense of his USATF Junior title. But Curtis Thompson is not done yet, as he will return at 3pm to compete in the senior-level competition.

Blake Haney after 1500m Prelim - 2015 USATF Jr Champs Jun 25, 2015

Haney won the first of two Jr. Boys 1500m Prelim Heats in 3:52.65. The University of Oregon runner just finished his freshmen year and placed 3rd at NCAAs. He talks about racing against some of the best high school milers like Grant Fisher and Drew Hunter.

Logan Wetzel after 1500m Prelim - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

Wetzel finished sixth overall taking first in heat two with a time of 3:59.90. Wetzel placed fifth in the dream mile two weeks ago running 4:04.60. This past weekend he anchored two of his teams relays to All-American finishes at New Balance Nationals Outdoor.

Cecilya "Cece" Johnson, 16th Discus - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

The Tulsa recruit talks about being grateful for the opportunity to compete at Hayward Field before she enters college. Johnson, who hails from Missouri, is not done with her season yet, as she will compete on the summer track circuit, where she hopes to throw a PR of 170 feet before she enters college

Ryan Clark after 100m Prelim - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 26, 2015

US #1 Clark wins his heat with ease in 10.40. The top three times in the next and final prelim were faster including Noah Lyles' 10.29. Lyles beat Clark in the 200m and 100m (Clark false started and was DQed) last weekend at New Balance Nationals. Clark says getting redemption from last weekend is all he's been thinking about this week.

Josephine Natrasevschi, 1st Discus - USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

The Brown freshman had a break out year finishing 16th at NCAA's throwing 168-7 good enough to earn second team All-American honors. The Colorado native earned 10th at USATF Jr.'s last year as a high school senior. The true freshman holds the Brown, and Ivy League record of 183-9.

Curtis Thompson, 6th Sr Javelin - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

Curtis Thompson was eager for another workout after winning the Jr. Nationals javelin first thing in the morning. The Mississippi State freshman, who was third at NCAAs, took sixth in the Senior Natls event. He threw nearly identical marks of 237-4 and 237-8 in both competitions.

Harrison Williams,1st, Day 1 Decathlon-'15 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

All-American Stanford freshman Harrison Williams leads the Jr. Men's field after Day 1 at the USATF Jr. Nationals. He hurt his ankle during the high jump but does not think it will affect his performance tomorrow, as he looks for another 8,000+ point total.

Jackson Van Vuren, 6th Javelin - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

The Oregon-bound senior pulled his groin on his first attempt, but battled through the pain to improve his throws on the second and third attempts. Van Vuren has competed at Hayward Field five times now, but still feels the magic of the legendary arena.

Samantha Noennig, 13th Discus - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 25, 2015

Noennig followed up an All-American performance at New Balance last weekend with a 13th place finish at USATF Juniors. The Wisconsin junior is looking forward to competing at the World Youth Trials in Illinois next week with the hopes of qualifying for the IAAF Championship in Cali, Colombia.

Anna Cockrell after 400mH Prelim - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 26, 2015

Anna Cockrell (NC) wins her 400mH prelim, running the fastest time from all three prelims of 57.94. The rising senior out of Providence Day HS place 3rd in both the 100mH and 400mH last weekend at New Balance Nationals Outdoor.

Kenny Selmon, 1st in 400mH - 2015 USATF Jr. Champs Jun 27, 2015

The 400m Hurdler who just finished his freshman year at UNC - Chapel Hill won his final in 50.26. When Selmon says, "Stormin' Norman" he is referring to Norman Grimes of Texas, not Michael Norman (hold the #6 all-time HS 400m time of 45.19) as the reporter seems to infer.

Noah Lyles Talks After #4 All-Time 10.14 100m Jun 27, 2015

Noah Lyles runs 10.14 in the 100m for the fourth fastest time ever run by an American high schooler. This performance comes only a week after winning both the 100m & 200m at New Balance Nationals Outdoor

Drew Hunter On Beating Grant Fisher Again Jun 27, 2015

Drew Hunter out kicks the sub-four minute miler in the 1500m at USATF Jr. Nationals one week after handing Fisher his first defeat in two years at the Brooks PR Invitational

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