Posted: Friday, July 26th 2013 at 3:30pm
Thompson sprints his way to USATF finals
Chestatee's Brandon Thompson, seen at right in the Georgia Olympics during the spring, will compete in the USATF 100 meter sprint finals at noon Sunday in Greensboro, N.C.
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- In May Chestatee High's Brandon Thompson showed the state that his best times on the track will still in front of him.
This week, Thompson showed the nation that his best is indeed amongst the fastest anywhere.
Now graduated from Chestatee, the South Carolina-bound Thompson blitzed his way to the USA Track and Field (USATF) Championship finals on Friday, crossing the finish line in 10.81.
Thompson finished fifth in the semifinal heat in Greensboro, N.C., booking a spot in Sunday's championship race.
The finals are scheduled for noon in Greensboro.
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