Panthers look to continue steady performance in Youngstown
Spratling will take over for the Panthers in the 400 meter finals on Friday
Brycen Spratling advances to the 400 meter final with a semi-final time of 45.41 seconds
Spratling, Nkanata, Murray, Palmer and Thompson ready to compete on national stage
Nkanata officially punches his ticket for Eugene in two weeks
High School: Palmer was a district finalist in the open 400M as a freshman...OCC champion in the 300M hurdles as a sophomore...OCC, regional champion and state runner-up in the 300M hurdles as a junior...also OCC district 110 champion...again OCC district, region and state champion as a senior...finished in first-place at state finals in the 110 and 300 meter hurdles...Ohio Gatorade athlete of the year...also played four years of basketball, including two years on varsity and as a team captain.
Personal: Born on July 30, 1995...son of Lisa and Rodney Palmer...one sibling, Dondre...majoring in communications.