Golden State Throwers dominate the Junior Olympics' field events

During the last week of July, Sacramento State hosted the USATF Junior National Olympic Track & Field Championships. Golden State Throwers (GST), a...

September 11, 2022
2:10 AM

During the last week of July, Sacramento State hosted the USATF Junior National Olympic Track & Field Championships. Golden State Throwers (GST), a local throwing team coached by Mike Curry and centered just south of Elk Grove in Herald, dominated all throwing teams taking home 12 medals.In the 17/18 women's division for the Hammer Throw, GST athletes took the top four places. Kaitlyn Peterson of Dixon won her second consecutive national title, with a throw of 166 ft. two inches. She was followed by Angela Schykerynec of Orland with a throw of 165 ft.

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