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Former BYU All-American fails to qualify for steeplechase final

Former BYU All-American fails to qualify for steeplechase final



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BERLIN -- Former BYU All-American Josh McAdams competed in the 12th IAAF World Championship in Berlin, Germany on Sunday, August 16.

McAdams ran in the second heat of the 3000-meter steeplechase and finished with a time of 9:02.19, failing to advance to the finals of the event.

This was McAdams second appearance at the IAAF Championships. In 2007 he ran in the 30000-meter steeplechase in Osaka, Japan.

McAdams, a Mountain West Conference and National Champion in the 3000-meter steeplechase for BYU in 2006, also represented the USA in last year's Summer Olympics in the same event at Beijing, recording a time of 8:33.26.

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