Tiffany James won Jamaica’s first gold medal in the girls 400-metres in the 30 year history of the World Junior Championship in Poland today.
James won in a world leading 51.32 seconds.
He compatriot, Junelle Bromfield, finished third in 52.05 seconds.
Nigel Ellis posted 20.78 seconds to advance to the finals of the boy’s 200-metres.
Ellis says he is looking to add to the medal chart for Jamaica.
Shannon Kalawan posted 57.62 second to qualify for tomorrow’s final of the girls 400- metres hurdles.
Kalawan says shell be hunting a podium finish.