Track and field

The C.A. Track Club, an Oakland based track program, recentley sent 13 participants to the AAU Jr. Olympic National Championships, a week long track and field meet held in Detroit (Eastern Michigan University), where over 10,000 athletes from across the country competed. CATC returned home with two gold medals and several bronze.

AAU Junior Olympic

National Championships

Rynearson Stadium-Detriot, MI

13-14 Division

July 26-Aug. 3

National Champions

Triple Jump: Hana Johnson 34-5

100 Hurdles: Kara Awakoaiye 14.56

Medalists

100: 3. Marnae Glover 12.40w

200: 8. Tierra Robinson 26.11

200H: 3. Kara Awakoaiye 7.94

400: 3. Tierra Robinson 56.94

800: 7. Jasmine Powell 2:20

3000: 7. Jourdan Amen 10:54

Top 10 finishers

100: 9. Kara Awakoaiye 12.41

200: 10. Marnae Glover 25.80

1500: 10. Jourdan Amen 5:02

Other CATC participants: Bakare Awakoaiye (400,400H, TJ), Chris Russell (400, 800, 400H), Donye Green (400, 800, 1500), Lauryn Moore (100, 200, 400), Christopher Conley (400, 800, 1500), and Khukheper Awakoaiye (80H, 400, 800).



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