July 11, 2003
INDIANAPOLIS - Matt Willis has been named one of the eighty-eight track and field athletes who will represent Team USA at the Pan American Junior Championships in Bridgetown, Barbados July 18-20. Willis (La Palma, CA/Servite)placed third in the 400m hurdles at the USA Junior Outdoor Championships in a personal best 51.89. He will compete in the 400m hurdles and is also a member of the 4x400m relay pool.
Athletes qualified for Team USA at the 2003 USA Junior Outdoor Championships, a part of the Verizon Youth Series in Stanford, Calif. All other selections on Team USA were at the discretion of USATF and its committees. Junior athletes are age 19 or under during the 2003 calendar year.