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Gottlieb to Compete at USATF Junior Nationals

Johns Hopkins' Bridget Gottlieb will compete in the 5k at the USATF Junior National Championships on Friday.
June 25, 2015

BALTIMORE, MD -- Johns Hopkins rising sophomore Bridget Gottlieb will compete in the 2015 United States Track & Field Junior National Championships on Friday, June 26 as she is one of 18 individuals entered in the 5,000-meter run. The event is being held in Eugene, Oregon.

The 5k will take place at 1:15 pm (ET), 10:15 am (PT). Fans can tune in to watch Gottlieb compete courtesy of USATF TV. Click here to watch the live stream.

Gottlieb helped the Johns Hopkins women's cross country team to its third consecutive NCAA Championship last fall.  She placed 37th at the NCAAs to narrowly miss earning All-America honors.  Her 37th-place finish was the second-best among all freshmen at the event.

In addition to her exploits in the fall, Gottlieb earned All-America honors at the 2015 NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships with an eighth-place finish in the 5,000.  Her efforts helped Johns Hopkins placed 16th as a team.

Gottlieb guided Johns Hopkins to Centennial Conference titles in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track and the NCAA Mideast Regional title in cross country.

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