Norfolk’s Schuurmans finishes fifth at USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships; misses out on qualifying for World Championships

Former Norfolk High track & field standout Jared Schuurmans finished fifth out of ten competitors in the discus at the USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships in Des Moines, Iowa yesterday. 

His best throw was 201’4.  The top three qualified for the World Championships in Dubai.  Schuurmans will be an alternate for the United States in a Ryder Cup-style match between Europe and the USA at Belarus on September 9-10.

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