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Mississippi Trackstars preparing for Junior Olympics

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The Mississippi Trackstars are sending 13 athletes to Kansas this week for the Junior Olympics.

Drayden Martin-Young (7 years old)
- Long Jump
- 100 meter dash
- 200 meter dash

Taylor Ivory (9 years old)
- Javelin

Jackson White (10 years old)
- 800 meter dash

Chase Spann (15 years old)
- 4x100 relay

Katie Martin (16 years old)
- 400 meter hurdles
- 100 meter hurdles

Kaylyn Turner (16 years old)
- 400 meter hurdles

Jazlynn Patrick (16 years old)
- 3000 meter race walk

Derrick Jordan II (16 years old)
- 4x100 relay

Rodney Smith Jr. (17 years old)
- 1500 meter run
- 800 meter dash

Daryon Jackson (17 years old)
- 4x100 relay

Jasmine Ward (17 years old)
- 400 meter dash

Talaya Davis (17 years old)
- Long Jump

Carlos Greer (18 years old)
- 400 meter hurdles
- 110 meter hurdles
- 4x100 relay

Click above to meet some of the athletes that'll compete on the national stage.

The Junior Olympics are July 24th - 30th in Lawrence, Kansas.

If you're interested in donating to the team, email mstrackstars@yahoo.com

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