Javelin is now a track and field event recognized by the South Carolina High School League. The League's executive committee passed the event last month. The five-week extension for cross country failed.
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Academic Magnet alumnus Liam Christensen, now at Stanford, talks below in a Post and Courier video about bringing the event to the high school level in South Carolina. Above: Javelin workout video from 2017.