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Harvard runners set for Olympic trials

Autumne Franklin ’16, Jade Miller ’17, and Gabrielle Thomas ’19 are three standouts among the Harvard athletes hoping for a spot with Team USA at the Summer Olympics in Rio. The trio will compete in the U.S. Olympic track and field trials in Eugene, Ore., July 1 to July 10. Franklin and Miller will run the 400-meter hurdles, Thomas the 100- and 200-meter sprints. To make Team USA the athletes will have to place among the top three finishers in their events.