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Tyler Graves win second straight Gatorade South Carolina Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year Award

Lower Richland's Tyler Graves wins back-to-back Gatorade South Carolina Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year Award.
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COLUMBIA, S.C. — For the second year in a row, Lower Richland's Tyler Graves has won the Gatorade South Carolina Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year award. 

The senior was named a New Balance Nationals Indoor All-American in the 60-meter high hurdles after recording a time of 7.77 seconds, the nation's 2nd best time in 2020. 

In the shortened 2020 outdoor season, Graves ranked in the top 10 nationally for both the 110-meter high hurdles and the 400-meter intermediate hurdles. 

The Coastal Carolina commit is now a finalist for the Gatorade National Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year award. The winner will be announced in July.