Hufnagel Heads to USA Junior Championships
Hufnagel will compete in the heptathlon after she qualified with her season-best score of 4,975 at the Drake Relays. The score broke the long-held school record by Phyllis Brooks, who set it in 1996 with a score of 4,944.
The Fowler, Mich., native competes in four of the seven events on Saturday. Hufnagel will compete in the 100 meter hurdles at 3 p.m. followed by the high jump at 4 p.m. Later in the evening she competes in the shot put at 6 and the 200 meter dash at 7:30 p.m. On Sunday she concludes the seven-event trek with the long jump at 1 p.m., javelin at 2:15 and the 800 meter run at 4:15 p.m.
Hufnagel scored in the heptathlon at the 2012 Oudoor Mid-American Conference Championships, also scoring in the javelin when competing as an individual.