Photos: Meet U.S. Track Star Abby Steiner

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On Thursday night, the World Athletics Championships began in Eugene, Oregon.

Ready to take the track tonight is former collegiate track star Abby Steiner.

The former Kentucky Wildcats star has set the track world on fire with an incredible performance this year.

He began his career in Kentucky doubling down on football and track.

However, after concentrating his efforts on the track,

She went on to become one of the fastest collegiate women in the country.

Steiner set an NCAA outdoor record in the 200 meters with 21.80 to win the NCAA title.

After his collegiate career, he signed a deal with Puma.

"Next Chapter.. Officially the Newest Member of the Puma Family!"

He said in the caption of a post.

Now she is racing against some of the fastest women in the world.

Earlier this week, Steiner booked his ticket to the 200m final at the World Athletics Championships after finishing second in the semifinal heat.

She will leave the track at 10:30 pm. ET on USA.