Lampasas alum punches ticket to Tokyo

Published: Jun. 29, 2021 at 5:21 PM CDT
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WACO, Texas (KWTX) - Another Central Texas product is heading to the Tokyo Olympic games.

Steffin McCarter is a Lampasas High School alum. He just wrapped up his collegiate career at Texas.

He qualified for the Tokyo Olympics in the long jump. He had a career-best at the Olympic trials in Oregon, jumping 8.26 meters to finish in third place.

We spoke with the current principal of Lampasas High School, who says he and everyone in the town are very proud.

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