Tuesday, July 1st
EUGENE, OR --- A 20-year-old Norwich, Vermont man is headed to Beijing as part of the U.S. Olympic track team.
Andrew Wheating finishing second in the 800-meter finals at the U.S. Team Trials Monday night in Eugene, Oregon.
Wheating, who attended Kimball Union Academy in Meridan, New Hampshire, is a sophomore at the University of Oregon.
In April, Wheating became the first Vermonter known to have broken the four-minute mile barrier.
--- Mike McCune