Written by SportsDayDFW.com
Justin Northwest pole vaulter to compete at IAAF World Youth Championships
Justin Northwest's Desiree Freier will be in Ukraine from July 10 to 14 to compete in the IAAF World Youth Championships for Team USA.
Freier, who owns the UIL state pole vaulting record, qualified for the tournament after placing first in pole vaulting in the World Youth Track and Field Championships from June 25-26 in Indiana.
Freier will not be the only area athlete representing Team USA in Ukraine. Samantha Gonzalez from Carrollton Creekview will be competing in the 400m hurdle.