Georgia Blazers Storm the Lakeshore Invitational, Qualify for Junior Nationals

Colin Lancaster, age 7, before the start of his first 800 meter race. Lakeshore was Colin’s second competition ever.

Last Friday, three members of our own Georgia Blazers competed at the Lakeshore Invitational in Vestavia Hills, Alabama. Veteran athlete Bryan Powell was joined by rookies Colin Lancaster and Josh Joines, and all three turned in outstanding performances and qualified for Junior Nationals in both track and field events. Junior Nationals will take place July 16-23 in Saginaw, Michigan, and the Blazers will spend the next five weeks getting themselves into peak condition for their biggest meet of the year. Congrats to the whole team!

Bryan Powell, a national record holder in javelin, prepares for another monster throw.

Josh Joines competes in the shot put. Lakeshore was Josh’s first competition in what promises to be a long and successful career

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