EUGENE, Ore., June 24, 2011 – James Madison rising sophomore Carolyn Payne (Annandale, Va./W.T. Woodson) placed 15th in the 5,000-meter run Friday at the USA Track & Field Junior Championships.
Payne completed the race in 17 minutes, 51.94 seconds.
Kayla Beattie won the race with a time of 16:29.92.
The USA Championships continue through Sunday at the University of Oregon’s Hayward Field. For more information, including a complete schedule, entries and meet history, visit the meet’s homepage.