Mill Creek grad Jared Hayes qualifies for World Juniors

Troy University sprinter Jared Hayes competes during a college meet.

Mill Creek grad Jared Hayes was named last week’s Sun Belt Conference Men’s Track Athlete of the Week.

The Troy University sophomore was recognized after a first-place finish in the 200-meter race at the Joe Walker Invitational. He ran a season-best 20.89 seconds, a season best and the top time in the Sun Belt this season. It also ranks 36th-fastest in NCAA Division I East and 46th overall in NCAA Division I.

Sports Editor for the Gwinnett Daily Post and Regional Sports Director for Southern Community Newspapers, Inc. A Gwinnett native documenting Gwinnett County sports with the GDP since 1997.

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