Freeport's Moore Qualifies for World Juniors in Decathlon

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Sacramento, CA---One of our area's best athletes has once again, managed to find a way to out-do his own accomplishments and achievements.

Freeport's Gabe Moore has qualified for next months International Association of Athletics Federations World Junior Championship in the decathlon.

He'll be in Eugene, Oregon to compete against some of the best decathletes 19 years old or younger on Earth after finishing second in the United States this week at qualifiers in Sacramento.

Last year, Gabe participated in the World Youths in Ukraine, but now, is competing against collegiate lathletes. He's off to Arkansas for his freshman season this fall.

World Juniors begins July 22nd.