Troy Athlete Represents U.S. in World Junior Championships

Hakim_MontgomeryCLOVIS, California ( – Hakim Montgomery finished third in the 100-meter dash and will represent the United States in the World Junior Championships in Poland on July 19th.

Montgomery finished third in the 100-meter finals with a 10.37 finish. He qualified for the finals with a 10.41 time.

With the third place finals finish Montgomery will qualify for the United States World Junior Championship in Poland. The meet will begin on July 19th and end on July 24th.

Montgomery was one spot away from qualifying for the NCAA Championships in the 100-meter race earlier this month.

Michael Alvernaz finished third in the hammer throw with a 64.46-meter throw.

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