to USATF Pacific’s Home Page for the
2022 USATF National Junior Olympic
Track & Field Championships!
July 25-31, 2022
Sac State’s Hornet Stadium, Sacramento, California
USATF Pacific 2022 JO Athletes’ Feature Stories & Photos
by Bob Burns
- Ashanti Elie, Rocklin, CA: Gold, High Jump, Women 17-18 Division
- Ava Torgersen, Oakland, CA: Gold, 1,500 Meters Race Walk, Girls 11-12 Division
- Ava Padilla, San Ramon, CA: Gold Triple: 800 Meters, 1,500 Meters and 3,000 Meters, and teammate Charlene Evangelista, Cupertino, CA: Silver and an 80-second PR in the 3,000 Meters; both in the Girls 11-12 Division
- Katelyn Peterson, Dixon, CA: Golden State Throwers, Gold, Hammer Throw Girls 17-18 Division
- Elias Thronson, Sacramento, CA: Silver 3,000 Meters (both Gold & Silver broke the 1998 National record) and Silver 1,500 Meters, Boys 11-12 Division
- Gold Country Media feature on Ava Takeuchi’s Girls 9-10 four All American status achievements at the JOs.
- Gold Country Media article highlights Placer Co. JO athletes.
- Monday-Sunday PA Youth Compiled 2022 JO Results
- Thurs.-Fri. PA Youth JO Performances
- USATF Day 5 JO Highlights List Jathiyah’s brother Khaliq’s Pole Vault Gold
- USATF Day 4 JO Highlights List Jathiyah Muhammad’s Pole Vault Gold.
- Ashanti Elie’s (Rocklin) HJ Gold Listed in JO Day 3 USATF’s Highlights
- Monday – Wednesday PA Youth JO Performances
- USATF Junior Olympics Day 1 Overview features Ava Torgersen (RW), Maximus Chan (RW) and Katelyn Peterson (Hammer)
- JO Competition Begins Today (7/25); Opening Ceremonies 6-8 pm 7/26
- Looking Ahead to USATF Youth JO TF Championships
- LIVE RESULTS!
- ELIGIBILITY & QUALIFYING
The number of qualifying Individuals and Relay Teams at the June 24-26 Regional Qualifying Meet has been increased from top 5 to top 8!
- Become a USATF member!
- RESULTS for July 9-10 Region 16 Combined Events Qualifying Meet; top 2 individuals qualify.
- RESULTS for June 24-26 Region 16 Individual Event Qualifying Meet; top 8 individuals and relay teams qualify.
- REGISTRATION LINK Deadline is Wednesday 20 July, 2022 at 11:59pm Pacific.
- Application to Officiate
- Volunteer (for the best seat in the house)!
- 2022 USATF Pacific Youth Track & Field Schedule
- Local meets leading up to USATF Pacific Junior Olympic Qualifying Meets
- May 28-29 Central Valley Roadrunners Tom Moore Youth Classic Riverbank HS, Riverbank
- June 4 Golden West Invitational
- June 11-12 PAC Championships
- USATF Pacific Junior Olympic Qualifying Meets
- USATF JO Webpage
- Sacramento Sports Commission Webpage
- About the venue: Sacramento State University’s Hornet Stadium, site of National Olympic Track & Field Trials, NCAA and National Track & Field Championships