Poignant Moments From Day 1 Of USAs

Photos by Fanta Mithmeuangnueua, Bobby Reyes and Cory Mull

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EUGENE -- Few stakes are higher than the USATF Outdoor Championships. 

On Thursday at Hayward Field, professional, collegiate, and even some high school athletes put their seasons on the line in order to qualify for the World Championships, set to be held in August in Budapest, Hungary. 

Thrilling moments of raw emotion followed. 

Check out the scenes from Day 1 of USA Outdoors.

All photos were taken by Fanta Mithmeuangnueua, Bobby Reyes and Cory Mull. 

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Fanta Mithmeuangnueua, Day 1

Bobby Reyes, Day 1

Cory Mull, Day 1