(Walnut, CA) Freshman High Jumper, Marcus Monroe, Jr (Ayala H.S. / Chino, CA) will represent Mt. SAC at the 2022 USA Track and Field (USATF) U20 Outdoor Championships. The event will be held from June 23-25, 2022, at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.
Monroe surpassed the qualifying mark three times this season. He won and jumped a personal best of 6 feet, 11 inches (2.11M) at the UCLA Legends Invitational on March 26th. Monroe would later jump 6 feet, 10.75 inches (2.10M) at the Mt. SAC Relays and again at the So Cal Championships.
The two highest placing finishers at the 2022 USATF U20 Outdoor Championships will represent the United States at the 2022 World Athletics U20 Championships to be held in Cali, Colombia, August 1-6, 2022.
For more information, please contact the Mt. SAC Sports Information Office at 909.274.4630.