Photo by Alan Versaw
Last week, the AAU Junior Olympic Games wasn't the only track meet going on. As the AAU meet was being held in Ypsilanti, Michigan, the State Games of America were also being held in Grand Rapids, Michigan were . Athletes from all over the country travelled to compete in a variety of events from swimming, to ice hockey, to track and field.
Several Texas athletes found success at the State Games including Keller High School senior JULIA BLACK. Black, who is in the middle of her her cross country training competed in three events. Not only did she compete in three events, she pulled of the hat trick by winning the 800m, 1500m, and the 3k.