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Huntsville’s JuVaughn Harrison makes the Men’s High Jump finals at Tokyo Olympics!

JuVaughn Harrison

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Posted: Jul 29, 2021 9:16 PM
Updated: Jul 30, 2021 3:31 AM

Huntsville’s JuVaughn Harrison competed in the qualifying event for the Men’s High Jump at the Tokyo Olympics Thursday night.

Harrison cleared a bar at 2.28 meters (about 7 feet, 6 inches), which qualified him for the medal event.

"The competition was great! I love competition!" Harrison said in an interview after the event.

He’ll jump for gold in the final on Sunday.

Learn more about Harrison HERE

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