The Results Are In…
Last week we competed at the USATF National Youth Track and Field Championships held in Bloomington, Indiana.
Two of our Club Teams, the 17-18 year old women and the 15-16 year old men, won the National Championships!
In total we finished 1st place in 10 events earning 22 medals. 4 of these were in relays and 6 of these 1st place medals were won by our awesome young athletes! We also won 10 second Place medals ( 1 relay, and 6 individuals…7events), 6 third place medals (6 events), 8 fourth Place medals (1 relay, and 4 individuals…5 events), 8 fifth Place medals (won by 8 individuals in 8 events), 4 sixth place medals ( won by 4 individuals in 4 events), 6 seventh place medals (won by 6 individuals in 6 events) and 4 eighth place finishers ( won by 4 individuals in 4 events).
In Total the youth athletes from our Jenks America Track Club won an amazing 70 total medals in 52 events!
We are so proud of all the athletes that competed at the National Championships!
– Coach Barber