Throwback Thursday: Cameron Cooper Runs 1:49.82 800m At UK

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Oak Park (MI) graduate Cameron Cooper ran a US No. 2 all-time 800m at the 2017 UK High School Invitational on the oversized track at the Nutter Fieldhouse in Lexington, KY.

He later went on to record a true US No. 2 all-time mark at New Balance Nationals Indoor clocking a 1:49.46. His mark from New Balance is now the US No. 3 all-time mark after Downingtown's (PA) Josh Hoey broke Robby Andrews national record (1:49.21) a year later in 1:47.67. 

Watch Cooper's race from the 2017 UK High School Invitational above and be sure to tune in this weekend to see the 2020 UK High School Invitational live on MileSplit. 

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2017 Boys 800m Results

1Cameron Cooper12Oak Park1:49.821
2Ryne Bevan12North Paulding HS1:51.561
3Christian Pigues12Rolesville High School1:53.191
4Colin Jones11Memphis Jaguars Track Club1:53.761
5Mikah Bailey12Paul Dunbar1:56.241

Cameron Cooper after US #2 all-time 1:49.8 800m