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Special Coverage: World Junior Championships

Date: 
07/11/2008 - 14:46

BoydQWorldJr08.jpg Baylor's Marcus Boyd won the men's 400-meter title on the third day of action at the 12th IAAF World Junior Championships and posted the top junior time in the world this season with a career best of 45.53 seconds. In addition, Texas A&M's Jessica Beard mined a silver medal in the women's 400 while Mississippi State's O'Neal Wilder earned bronze in the men's 400. The medal count for the United States crew is now up to six following the gold earned by Marquise Goodwin and Jeneba Tarmoh along with the bronze claimed by Terrell Wilks.

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Marquise Goodwin and Jeneba Tarmoh each garnered the first gold medals claimed by the United States team at the 12th IAAF World Junior Championships during Tuesday's evening session of the second day of competition.

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