Local athletes to compete at 2013 USA Track & Field Championships

The USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships return to Track Central USA for 2013. Following the Olympic year in London, the 2013 Championships will serve as the selection event for the coveted spots to represent Team USA at the IAAF World Championships August 10 - August 18 in Moscow, Russia.

Senior Athletes:

Elizabeth Patterson; Tyron Stewart; Cordell Gray; Porscha Lucas; Doc Patton; Michelle Carter; Marshevet Hooker; Tawanna Meadows; Charles Silmon; Jason Richardson; William Heriot; Jeremy Wariner; and Marcus Boyd.

The U.S. Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships head to Track Central USA for 2013. Des Moines will host some of the top junior athletes in the country, ages 16-19, with the top finishers representing the red, white and blue in Medellin, Colombia August 23 – August 25. This year’s Team USA squad will look to best the 72 medals won by Team USA at the 2011 Pan Am Junior Athletics Championships in Miramar, Florida.

Junior Athletes:

Aldrich Bailey Jr.; Raymond Bozman; Jennifer Madu; Olicia Williams; Bryce McAndrew; Bryce Grace; Daven Murphee; and Felix Obi