Discussion of article John Maurins took WJL (21.90m/71' 10¼") at USATF Junior Championships:
QuoteAt the USA Junior Championships produced some excellent throws in the shot put ring, especially from John Maurins. While short lived, Maurins took the world lead with the 6kg ball. His 21,90m (71' 10¼") and surpassed the Polish shot putter Konrad Bukowiecki (who took the lead back the next day).
His coach, Zebulon Sion shared with Throwholics:
"John has had an excellent season for a collegiate freshman and 18 year old shot putter. Adjusting to the 7.26kg ball from the US high school…