WATCH: Shadajah Ballard Sets Career PR And US No. 1 In 55mH

Western Branch (VA) High School senior and University of Kentucky signee Shadajah Ballard exploded out of the blocks and won the 55 meter hurdles in a US No. 1 of 7.69 seconds on Saturday at The VA Showcase in Lynchburg, Virginia. That time was a personal PR by 3-hundredths of a second for Ballard, who finished second in this race last year. Check out the race above. 

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Girls 55mH Finals Results

1Shadajah Ballard12Western Branch High School7.691
2Rosealee Cooper11St. Jago High School7.901
3Leah Phillips11Bullis School7.931
4Sierra Fletcher12Southeast Raleigh7.951
5Jazmine Tilmon12Western Branch High School7.981
6Ashley Wallace11Bullis School8.021
7Lauryn Harris12Bullis School8.101
8Naudia Still12Hickory High School8.461