USATF Region 5 JO Championship Saturday Qualifiers

National Champ Castro Leads Way

Noah Castro of Scott West Virginia has taken up where he left off from the indoor season. On Saturday, the double national champion in the boys Bantam Division at AAU Northern Indoor National Championships,  took the Region 5 JO by 16 seconds with a 5:05.78 1500m in the Bantam Boys division. This meet is a national qualifying meet for the 2012 USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships to be held at Morgan State Univesity in Baltimore, Maryland on July 23-29.

Noah Castro with 2 National Titles from Indoor - File Photo
Qualifiers with First place finishes:
Dante Price -100M
Noah Castro - 1500M
Christian Buckley - Discus
Sarah Kehoe - Javelin
Austin Garrett  Pole Vault
Youth Boys 4x800 Relay Sam Thomas, Jacob Harris,Jabron Stokes & Zerique Hardy
Barkley Castro - 1500M
Other qualifiers on Saturday:
Victoria Starcher 100m & 400M
Ramone Garnett - Discus
Sam Thomas - 1500M
Shannon Riley - PV
Jadia Powell Javelin
Anacia Hines 100M & 100H
10 - under girls 4x100 relay  Powell, renaldo, Thomas & Ruffin
More competition on Sunday