Lynna Kirby

first_imgLynna Kirby is a well-known sprinter in the state of Indiana.  A senior at Pike High School in Indianapolis she is already a multiple state champion in high school track.  In fact, one of her earlier years in high school she won a state track meet for Pike all by herself.This summer she won 3 metals–2 of which were gold–at the World Junior Championships.  One of those golds was as a member of the 4 x 400m relay team.  They ran it in a time 3 minutes and 29 seconds.  This ladies relay time is probably better than many of the boys high school times in the United States.Many of the top high school runners compete in U.S. T. & F. meets in the summer to sharpen their skills. Garrett Wagner of Batesville ran hurdles in this series this summer.  He made it all the way to the national level.  Congratulations to both athletes.last_img read more

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