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Friedman Takes Gold in Javelin at USA Track and Field Youth National Championships

ROME, GA. – Fort LeBoeuf’s Audrey Friedman is a national champion.

Friedman, who will be a senior in the fall, won the gold medal in the javelin at the 2021 USA Track and Field National Youth Outdoor Championships on Thursday in the Women’s 17-18-year old division.

Friedman uncorked a throw of 40.33 meters, easily outdistancing second-place Ariez Mendes (32.20 meters).

This comes on the heels of Friedman uncorking a PR throw of 140’1” at the Spire National Throws Championship.

Her next meet will be at the Junior Olympics in Jacksonville in July.

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