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Smith Takes Fourth In the 100m Hurdles At The 2022 World Athletics U20 Championships

Aug 6, 2022

Jalaysiya Smith placed fourth in the women's 100m hurdles during the final day of the 2022 World Athletics U20 Championships held in Cali, Colombia. today (Aug. 6).  USC's four competing athletes combined for a silver medal, a bronze medal, two fourth-place and one sixth-place finish among the worlds' under 20 athletes.

  • Smith placed fourth in the women's 100m hurdles final with a time of 13.35 (+0.2).  She had a time of 13.20 (+0.2) to win her semifinal heat yesterday and 13.42 (+0.3) to win her qualifying heat on Aug. 4.

During the other five days of competition for the Trojans, Malik Mixon won a silver medal in the 110m hurdles, Johnny Brackins Jr. won a bronze with the 4x100m relay team, Nikolaos Polychroniou placed fourth for Greece in the hammer throw and Brackins Jr. took sixth in the men's long jump.