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Track: Lakes’ Yorks qualifies for Junior World Championships in Spain

Post by Doug Pacey / The News Tribune on June 18, 2012 at 8:31 am with 1 Comment »
June 18, 2012 8:33 am

Lakes High’s Izaic Yorks placed second in the men’s 1,500 meters at the USA Track an Field Junior Outdoor Championships Sunday at the University of Indiana.

Yorks finished with a time of 3:46.67, just behind winner Austin Mudd of Wisconsin, who won in 3:46.50. Here are complete results.

According to Lakes coach Joe Clark, Yorks powered past three runners on the home stretch and secured a spot at the World Championships next month at Barcelona, Spain.

Foss’ Marcus Chambers reached the finals of the 400- and 200-meter sprints. He placed fifth in the 400 with a time of 46.98 and sixth in the 200 with a time of 21.17.

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  1. Is Chambers going as a 4×400 member?

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