Baeza breaks hurdles record
Hays’ 1994 mark fell last Friday
By Martin B. Hamilton/The Johnstown Breeze
In 1994, when Roosevelt High School senior Viktor Baeza was born, the Rough Riders’ Neal Hays set the school record in the 110-meter hurdles.
Hays’ record of 14.80 stood for 19 years. But in less than a week, Baeza twice set new standards in the event – the latest being Tuesday’s Re-1J Championships in Frederick.
Because RHS isn’t in that school district, it wasn’t officially entered into the meet.To read more, a subscription is needed: Click here to subscribe