High schooler setting sprint records

A Texas student is breaking records on the track, and he's already got his eyes on an Olympics prize. ABC News' Will Ganss is trying to keep up with the kid they're calling "White Lightning"
2:25 | 05/01/19

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His name is Boris. He certainly can run but he's eighteen year old Matthew Bowling Green student at street jesuit college predators and in Houston Texas. Glink tightness that's because Matthew Scruggs a hundred meters in less than ten seconds. The senior setting a global record for high school runners when he posted a time. A nine point 98 seconds during his 100 meter sprint this weekend and he's not far behind other track legends. Saint Paul's world record in 100 meter dash nine point 58 seconds. This video of Nazis win going viral earning him the nicknames. White lightning fast is it alive and yet Forrest Gump it. Didn't tell her the Matthew revealing that despite what it looked like. That runs wasn't exactly in step with the body plan. My stars pretty gated. Tonight as an awkward that I can sidestep but I it was and that. Inside and found myself to keep busy as a lesson to us have been. They either candidate B it's time and having. That's in the right direction for Mathieu will compete at the state championships in Austin next month before heading to the University of Georgia at the end of that finish line hopeful. But from the US Olympic team and only eighteen. Already breaking records that he doesn't need a reason stay in this race. Run it. It will Matthew did it run that record breaking race with a tail wind of four point two miles per hour in some folks consider that an assist. So the national record of a 102 100 meter dash still stands for high school students. This is only to be getting up what's sure to be an incredible career for. White lightning himself coming back couple of things that he so fast and that you were able to fit three Forrest Gump quips and there. I was impressed with that or Scott collect any excuse to get a force them. God clip that there this enlightening Israeli Arab to hook up. You are in track to go but like you ran not 100 meter dash and what like forty minutes. Stop she went to state twice. I'll have a storm and Hartmann are you getting our men and Norman where it's your love didn't have I'm not. Obviously he's written political records your every I want my ass dormant then what am. And get it in will.

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