Raven Saunders Bounces Back, Makes World Team

Page two: Sandi Morris wins pole vault title. Page three: Liam Christensen wins junior javelin title. 

Raven Saunders qualified for the World Championship team that will travel to London after a win in the shot put today during the USATF Championships in Sacramento, Calif. 

Saunders said on instagram, "Two weeks ago took a L but this week I bounced back. Happy to say I'm the 2017 U.S.A. shot put champion.....Man this year had sooo many ups and downs, but I'm back."

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1. Raven Saunders, 19.76 h1
2. Dani Bunch, 19.64 h1
3. Michelle Carter, 19.34 h1
4. Monique Riddick, 18.89 h1
5. Felisha Johnson, 18.64 h1
6. Erin Farmer, 17.72 h1
7. Brittany Smith, 17.59 h1
8. Jessica Woodard, 17.52 h1
9. Jeneva Stevens, 17.38 h1
10. Emmonnie Henderson, 17.02 h1
11. Kelsey Card, 16.86 h1
12. Christina Hillman, 16.85 h1
13. Chase Ealey, 16.43 h1
14. Rachel Fatherly, 16.32 h1
15. Brittany Mann, 16.20 h1
16. Lena Giger, 15.96 h1
17. McKenzie Warren, 15.26 h1
N/A. Janeah Stewart, N/A