American Junior Records—Women

American Junior Records are those ratified by USATF. Junior Records are restricted to athletes who do not turn 20 at any time during the calendar year in which the mark is made.

Symbols:
' after name = non-U.S. citizen
(AmC) = American-born collegian
(A) = altitude-aided mark--over 1000m of altitude (in affected events only)
i = made indoors (banked-track marks not acceptable)
p = mark still pending ratification

 

Running Events
100 11.04 Angela Williams (USC) Boise, Idaho 6/15/99
  [11.03 by English Gardner (Oregon) in '11 never ratified]
200 22.11(A) Allyson Felix (California HS) Mexico City, Mexico 5/03/03
  [low-altitude AJR+ 22.51 Allyson Felix (California HS) Walnut, California 4/19/03]
400 49.89 Sanya Richards-Ross (Texas) Sacramento, California 7/17/04
800  1:58.21 Ajee' Wilson (adidas) Moscow, Russia 8/18/13
1500 4:09.10 Suzy Hamilton (Wisconsin) San José, California 6/27/87
  4:04.62p Mary Cain (New York HS) Eagle Rock, California 5/17/13
Mile 4:35.24 Polly Plumer (California HS) Westwood, California 5/16/82
2000St 6:29.20 Maddie Meyers (Washington HS) Villeneuve-d'Ascq, France 7/10/11
Steeple 10:00.72 Brianna Nerud (New York HS) Barcelona, Spain 7/12/12
3000 8:57.27 Ceci St. Geme (Stanford) Durham, North Carolina 7/27/82
5000 15:43.31 Laurynne Chetelat (Stanford) Stanford, California 3/27/09
  [15:36.95 by Molly Huddle (Notre Dame) in '03 never ratified]
10,000 32:51.20 Lindsay Scherf (Harvard) New York, New York 5/07/05
100 Hurdles 12.95 Candy Young (Pennsylvania HS) Walnut, California 6/16/79
  12.95(A) Cinnamon Sheffield (LSU) Provo, Utah 6/03/89
  [12.91 by Kristi Castlin (Virginia Tech) in '07 never ratified]
400 Hurdles 54.70 Lashinda Demus (South Carolina) Kingston, Jamaica 7/19/02
Relay Events
4 x 100 43.29 National Team Eugene, Oregon 8/08/06
  (Bianca Knight, Jeneba Tarmoh, Elizabeth Olear, Gabby Mayo)
4 x 400 3:27.60 National Team Grosseto, Italy 7/18/04
  (Alex Anderson 53.1, Ashlee Kidd 51.6,
Stephanie Smith 51.0, Natasha Hastings 51.9)
Field Events
High Jump 1.94 | 6-4¼ Tanya Hughes (Arizona) Eugene, Oregon 5/31/91
Pole Vault 4.38 | 14-4½ Natalie Willer (Nebraska) Seward, Nebraska 5/08/09
  4.42i | 14-6p Desiree Freier (Texas HS) Coppell, Texas 4/17/14
Long Jump 6.80 | 22-4¼ Carol Lewis (Houston) Knoxville, Tennessee 6/20/82
  6.80 | 22-4¼ Carol Lewis (Houston) Chemnitz, Germany 7/09/82
Triple Jump 14.01 | 45-11¾ Erica McLain (Stanford) Carson, California 6/26/05
Shot 17.60 | 57-9 Eileen Vanisi (Texas) Eugene, Oregon 6/01/91
Discus 60.59 | 198-9 Shelbi Vaughan (Texas HS) Bloomington, Indiana 6/15/12
  [Seilala Sua (UCLA) has 6 unratified marks superior to Vaughan,
topped by 63.44 | 208-2 Salinas, California, 5/21/97]
Hammer 68.12 | 223-6 Shelby Ashe (Throw 1 Deep) Bloomington, Indiana 6/16/12
Javelin 53.85 | 176-8 Avione Allgood (Nevada HS) Eugene, Oregon 6/25/11
  55.22 | 181-2p Haley Crouser (Oregon HS) Beaverton, Oregon 4/13/12
Multi Event
Heptathlon 5678 Ellannee Richardson
(Washington State)
Boise, Idaho 6/4–5/99
  (13.93w, 1.66/5-5¼, 10.28/33-8¾, 24.04w [3319],
5.95/19-6¼w, 38.17/125-3, 2:14.95 [2359])
  6018p Kendell Williams (Georgia) Athens, Georgia 4/11/14
  (13.32, 1.83/6-0, 12.59/41-3¾, 24.58,
5.93/19-5½, 38.15/125-2, 2:18.86)
Road Event
Marathon+ 2:34:24 Cathy O’Brien
(New Hampshire HS)
Olympia, Washington 5/12/84
Walking Event
10K Walk 49:32.85 Maria Michta (CW Post) Windsor, Ontario 7/30/05


April 18, 2014