July 7, 2008
Sophomore-to-be Dylan Knight and incoming freshmen Camilla Dencer and Ryann Krais will head to Bydgoszcz, Poland July 8-13 for the World Junior Championships as members of Team USA.
Knight will compete in the steeplechase semifinal on July 10th, with the final slated to run on July 13th. Dencer will race the 800m with prelims on July 8th, semifinals on July 9th and the final on July 11th. Krais, the USATF Junior Champion in the heptathlon, will begin the seven-event competition on July 11th with its conclusion on July 12th.
Knight and Dencer were awarded spots on Team USA after the second-place finishers were unable to make the trip due to various reasons. Kraiss earned an automatic spot with her first-place finish at the junior meet.