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Posted: Saturday, June 30, 2012 6:38 pm | Updated: 3:28 pm, Thu Dec 13, 2012.

Mountain Pointe product Will Claye made it two for two on Saturday.

He qualified for the London Olympic Games in the triple jump after placing second with an effort of 57-feet and and 7-inches, finishing behind Christian Taylor, who went 57-10 1/4.

Earlier in the week at the Olympic Trials in Oregon, Claye finished second in the long jump to clinch his first Olympic berth.

Contact writer: (480) 898-7915 or JSkoda@Ahwatukee.com. Follow him on Twitter @JSKodaAFN.

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