Team USA Wins Most Medals at IAAF World Junior Championships
By Seth Rubinroit
Team USA led all countries with 11 gold medals at the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon. The U.S. recorded 206 points, easily defeating the next closest country, Kenya (82 points).
The 21 combined medals for Team USA equaled the highest overall U.S. medal count at an IAAF World Junior Championship.
Below are highlights of all 11 gold medals for Team USA:
Kendal Williams, Men’s 100m
Mary Cain, Women’s 3,000m
Kaylin Whitney, Women’s 200m
Trentavis Friday, Men’s 200m
Kendall Baisden, Women’s 400m
Shamier Little, Women’s 400m Hurdles
Women’s 4x100m Relay (Teahna Daniels, Ariana Washington, Jada Martin, Kaylin Whitney)
Men’s 4x100m Relay (Jalen Miller, Trayvon Bromell, Kendal Williams, Trentavis Friday)
Kendell Williams, 100m Hurdles
Women’s 4x400m Relay (Shamier Little, Olivia Baker, Shakima Wimbley, Kendall Baisden)
Men’s 4x400m Relay (Josephus Lyles, Tyler Brown, Ricky Morgan, Michael Cherry)