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Brother and Sister Medal in Shot Put

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On Saturday, June 10, 2017, Isaiah Stephens participating in the Virginia District Qualifier for Jr. Olympics at Woodrow Wilson High School in Portsmouth, VA.  Stephens has advanced to the Regional Qualifier for Jr. Olympics.  He won a gold medal in the shot put with a toss of 32 feet 9 inches.  He also won a gold medal in the discus with a throw of 103 feet 1inch.  He is ranked #1 in the discus and shot put in the District.  The Regional meet will be held June 24-25, 2017 in Gloucester, VA. 

Stephens also competed in the 19th Annual Atlantic Coastal Track Invitational Meet on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at I. C. Norcom High School in Portsmouth, VA.  He won a gold medal in the shot put with a toss of 35 feet 8 inches which is personal record.  He also won a gold medal in the discus with a throw of 107 feet, which is also a personal record. 

Stephens’ little sister, Victoria Stephens competed in the shot put event at the Annual Atlantic Coastal Track Invitational.  She won a silver medal with a toss of 11 ½ feet.  This was Victoria’s first time competing in the shot put.  

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