Boys Varsity Track · Austin Kratz Wins National Championship


Austin Kratz is the new 200 meter Indoor National Champion!  Austin blasted a 21.01 for a the win in come-from-behind fashion.  His time is a new Pennsylvania state record and U.S. ALL-TIME #8 indoor.

Earlier in the day Austin earned All-American status taking 3rd place in the 60 meter dash in 6.75 seconds just 2 clicks off his personal best 6.73.

Also of note, on Friday night the 4×200 meter relay team of Nick Smith, Austin Nice, Dylan Rush, and Praise Zoegar went 1:33.77 – A very impressive time.

Congratulations boys!

Watch Austin’s 200m race here:

http://www.nbnationalsin.com/eprofile.php?event_id=1164&do=videos&video_id=237494

Watch Austin’s National Champion interview here:

http://pa.milesplit.com/videos/264540

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