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Jajaira Gonzalez hoping to make family proud in Nanjing

Growing up in Glendora, California, Jajaira Gonzalez was the only girl in her boxing gym. It’s been that way for as long as she can remember. 857 more words

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2015 Junior Olympics and National Qualifier Dates Announced

The fencing season is about to get underway, and in anticipation of a busy, competitive year, the West-Rock Division has set dates and sites for the 2015 Junior Olympic and 2015 Summer National Y14 and Div2/Div 3 Championships Qualifiers. 367 more words

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Lily Zhang is first American to medal in table tennis at an Olympic event

On Wednesday there was a major breakthrough for American women in competitive sports, and it had nothing to do with Mo’ne Davis.

Hours before the eyes of the nation were trained on Williamsport to take in Davis’ second start at the Little League World Series, American teenager… 191 more words

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Female Power Lifters at Junior Olympics Shatter Stereotypes on the Squat Rack

DES MOINES, Iowa – It’s Day 4 at the AAU Junior Olympic games. Friday’s competitions included power-lifting, and two girls from Nebraska, Jordan and Naomi, are setting world-records in the sport – and they’ve only been involved for a couple of years. 133 more words

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Jump Ropers Step Up for Junior Olympic Games in Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa – 14,000 athletes from all over the world are competing in 20 different events for the AAU Junior Olympics this week. It’s the fourth time Des Moines has hosted the tournament, and it’s scheduled to host it again in 2018 and 2023. 165 more words

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Young Louisburg track athlete prepares for AAU Junior Olympics

LOUISBURG, Kan. — One talented 10-year-old is heading out of state to compete as a Junior Olympian in a sport she’s only been at four a few months. 421 more words

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Track stars heading to Junior Olympics

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WYTV) — More than a dozen track and field athletes from the tri-county area are heading to the AAU Junior Olympics national competition July 28 through Aug. 73 more words

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