Christensen wins Penn Relays javelin

Liam Christensen won the javelin at the Penn Relays on Friday. (Photo provided)

Liam Christensen of Academic Magnet High School won the javelin competition at the Penn Relays in Philadelphia on Friday.

Christensen, who also competes for the Mount Pleasant track club, won the high school division with an effort of 66.81 meters (219 feet, 2 inches) on his first throw.

Christensen set a personal record by three meters.