FRESNO COUNTY, California. (KSEE/KGPE) – Clovis High School alum Jenna Prandini has qualified for the women’s 200-meter semifinals at the Olympics after winning her first-round heat in Japan.
Prandini advanced to the next round after winning the last of 7 first-round heats with a time of 22.56.
She will join fellow Team USA teammates Gabrielle Thomas and Anavia Battle in the semifinal round.
All three Americans finished in the top 10 of the women’s 200-meter event.
Prandini had also qualified for the semifinals of the women’s 100-meter but fell just short of the final round after finishing her heat in 4th place.