Licursi and Johnson Set to Compete at USATF Junior Nationals
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. - Two Red Foxes are set to compete at the USA Track & Field (USATF) Outdoor Championships, as they face off at Historic Hayward Field on the campus of the University of Oregon. Kristi Licursi will compete in the 10,000-meter Race Walk, while Spencer Johnson will compete in the 10,000-meter Race.
Licursi's qualifying time was walked in a 5km event in New Jersey on May 3, which she won. Johnson's qualifying event was from the Wolfie Invitational at Stony Brook in April.
The 2014 USATF Junior Outdoor Championships will serve as a qualifier for the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships Oregon 2014. Top performers will be part of the American team that will have the unique opportunity to return to Eugene from July 22-27.