North Lincoln athletes compete at New Balance Track & Field Nationals

Several North Lincoln High School athletes participated at last weekend’s New Balance Track and Field Nationals at North Carolina A&T University in Greensboro.  Pictured are Jake Soorus (left), who placed 32nd in the Discus Championship with a throw of 162’ 9”, and Jason Thomson (right), who was 25th in the Mile Championship with a time of 4:22.75.  Johnny Grant (not pictured) placed 19th in the  Emerging Elite Mile with a time of 4:21.06 and  Brian Risse took 23rd place in the 5000-Meter Championship with a time of 15:23.16. The Greensboro event drew track and field athletes from all across the United States.  

 

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