"Team USA's Girls Relay posted an outstanding result to start the Youth World Championships (for athletes 18 years old and under) in Budapest, Hungary. The girls relay team of Katy Penvose (Minneapolis, Minnesota) and Natalie Bowman (Iona College, New York) finished 7th overall following an outstanding third place in the fencing event. Natalie and Katy will be joined by Jordan McCurdy (Denver, Colorado) and Monet Moreau (San Marcos,Texas) to round out the girls team while Team USA boys roster consists of Brendan Anderson ( Colorado Springs, Colorado) Seamus Millet (Durango, Colorado), Samuel Felix (Navato, California) and Luke Shereston (Roswell, New Mexico). The pressure is on at these Youth World Championships which also serve as the Final qualification competition for the Youth Olympic Games to be held in Nanjing, China. Follow the action live at www.pentathlon.org"
File photo from Acapulco NORCECA 2013.