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.
Results, Interviews and Photos from Friday of the Outdoor Championship
MileSplit counts down the Top 5 Moments from Day 1 in Eugene, Ore.
Highlights from day one of the USATF Junior National Championships in Eugene, Oregon.
American high schoolers and college freshman battle at Hayward Field this weekend for top national honors
American high schoolers and college freshman battle at Hayward Field this weekend for top national honors!
See who is racing in Eugene, Ore. this weekend for a shot to represent Team USA at the Pan-American Championships
MileSplit counts down the Top 5 Moments from Day 2 in Eugene at the USATF Junior National Outdoor Championships
Photo coverage of the 2015 USATF Jr. National Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Ore.
Kaley Ciluffo of Iowa, a 3rd place finisher in last year's USATF Junior Nationals 800 and New Balance Nationals All-American this past indoor season, survived a scary 50 foot fall while hiking over the weekend.
USATF Junior National Outdoor T&F Championships Day 2
Jimmy and Bryan preview the boys 1500m, 200m, and more at USATF Jr. Championships
Hear the Stanford commit from Grand Blanc, MI in his final high school interview before starting college. The sub 4:00 miler and 2xFoot Locker XC Champ placed 3rd in the 1500m Final in 3:58.77.
Day one of the 2015 UASTF Jr. National Championships at the University if Oregon's Hayward Field
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.
Matthew Maton returns to the track for the first time since his sub-four minute mile to win in 14:47.
View the start lists for the 2015 USATF Junior Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Ore.
Malvern Prep, PA junior Jaxson Hoey took 5th (4:00.28) in Heat 2 of the 1500m prelims to advance on time to the final on Saturday.
Carlton Orange broke 1:50 for the first time in style by winning the USATF Jr. Championship!
While there are many top athletes, who will be at USATF Junior Nationals this weekend in Eugene, there are many others who are not at the meet who would have certainly bolstered the field.
View the start lists for Saturday Finals at Hayward Field for the USATF Junior National Championships
Jimmy and Jake highlight some of the top female individuals competing at USATF Jr. Championships
USATF Junior National Outdoor T&F Championships Day 3
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
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.
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
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.
The Texas freshman redshirted this outdoor season but won in 16:28.04.
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.
The Charleston, S.C. native dedicated her win to the victims of the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church shooting
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.
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.
Michael Norman's spikes are HOT after the 200m prelims in Eugene. The junior ran 20.85 to win his heat - he talks about the heat (!) and watching Noah Lyles run US #4 All-Time 10.14 to win the 100m yesterday
Andrew Hunter has been on a roll the past few weeks, hear what he had to say about today's prelim performance!
Check back for more video interview coverage all day from Eugene, Ore.
Follow along as Texas athletes compete in Eugene to make the US Jr team at the Pan American Games.
Your go to spot to find all the interviews with Texas athletes at USATF Outdoor National Champs
Remember this guy? Cummings graduate Isaiah Moore will be competing against high schoolers and other college freshmen for a spot on Team USA at the Pan Am Juniors later this summer.
Thursday marks the start of the 2015 USATF Junior National Championships at historic Hayward Field at the University of Oregon and Florida will be well represented.
Keeping you abreast of performances tied to Colorado...
Did you know Idaho and Georgia have a track and field connection? Check out USA Juniors this weekend.
Travis discusses his prep as well as competition at USA Juniors.
Green-Sea Floyd alumnus Calesio Newman talks about the sport and this weekend at USATF Outdoors.
Matt Katnik is one of several Golden State high-schoolers that will try to earn spots on Team USA for the Pan-Am Juniors in Canada later this summer.
Confident interview with Tolliver looking ahead to improving his rank in the final day of decathlon competition
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
Teahna Daniels runs 11.24 beating a field of college athletes to win the 100m USATF Jr. National Title. She talks about what her training has been like and what she's most excited for at Pan-Ams and in college
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