On Thursday, July 13th Eric Futch won the world Junior 400 H in a 2012 world juniors best of 50.24. The time also improves on his PA record and #13 all-time US.
On Wednesday, July 12th, Penn Wood's Eric Futch ran 50.77, just off his PA all-time best of 50.73, to win his heat, and move on to Thursday's finals in the 400 meter Hurdles.
On Tuesday, July 11th, 2012 USATF Juniors 400 meter hurdles champion, and PA all-time record holder in 50.73, Eric Futch of Penn Wood, advanced to the semis of the event at the IAAF Junior World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, running a 51.82 to win his heat in the prelims. His next race is Thursday, with the finals slated for Friday. Futch will be providing a journal of his trip for PennTrackXC.com.