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Olympic Track And Field News

News on Olympic Track And Field continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | The Rocket

SRU alumni chases Olympic dreams

Slippery Rock University alumni Jeff Weiss competes at a past event for the cross country team.

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3 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

Stanislaus Special Olympics hosts two other counties this weekend

Stanislaus Special Olympics is going big its 41st year, bringing in competitors from two other counties to roughly double the number of athletes participating in a larger-than-ever slate of track and field events Saturday.

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5 hrs ago | Post and Courier

Fort Dorchester's Jasmine Quinn hurdling her way toward Olympic dreams

Fort Dorchester's Jasmine Quinn won four events at last year's state track championships and is shooting for four more this year.

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6 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

Track and field: San Gabriel Valley Championships move to San Dimas

The ninth annual track and field meet is heading northeast, to San Dimas High School.

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9 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Lolo Jones to compete in May 2 Bloomington track meet

Olympian and two-time World Champion Lolo Jones will be part of the first stop of the American Track League series in Bloomington on Friday May 2 at 7:00 p.m. at the Billy Hayes Track on the campus of Indiana University.

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10 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Breanna Stewart named master of ceremonies for Onondaga County Special Olympics

Cicero-North Syracuse graduate and current UConn Huskies women's basketball player Breanna Stewart was named master of ceremonies for this year's Onondaga County Special Olympics.

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10 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Grizzlies' Conley wins NBA's sportsmanship award

Conley's peers certainly think highly enough to award him the NBA's Joe Dumars Trophy for sportsmanship.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA Players, Mike Conley, Summer Olympic

13 hrs ago | Hustle Belt

2014 NFL Draft: Bowling Green Falcons Draft History

The Falcons have had more than five dozen players selected in NFL drafts over the last 65 years.

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17 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

The Ducks inch further ahead on the Track & Field News' men's form...

Johnathan Cabral could be a big contributor to Oregon's hopes of an outdoor team title -- if healthy.

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21 hrs ago | NJ.com

High School Top Performer - Week 2: Jenn Edobi (girls track and field), Union

JUST THE STATS: Edobi had a monster anchor split of 54.3 to help Union to the win in the 4x400-meter relay in 3:55.78 at the Raider Relays in Hillsborough on Saturday.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Myrtle Beach Online

Sessions to take part in second annual Kicks & Ties Gala in Myrtle Beach

NBA point guard Ramon Sessions, who played with the Charlotte Bobcats this season before being traded to the Milwaukee Bucks, is among a handful of athletes with ties to the Myrtle Beach area who will be featured speakers Saturday at the second annual Kicks & Ties Gala at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes.

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The Eastern Echo

Men's and Women's Track & Field divides, conquers

Over the weekend, Eastern Michigan University's women's track and field team split up to compete in two different parts of the country.

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Related Topix: NCAA Women's Basketball, Eastern Michigan Eagles Women's Basketball, Eastern Michigan University NCAA

Pacifica Tribune

Jr. Olympics looking for former athletes to celebrate 50th year

The 50th annual City of Pacifica Junior Olympics will be held in May and the organizers are looking for former Junior Olympians to help celebrate the anniversary event.

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Burnaby Now

Curtis Moss

All in the family: Burnaby's own Olympian, javelin thrower Curtis Moss, was the special guest at the official opening of the new track at Burnaby Central Secondary School.

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Dartmouth Big Green

Courtney Jaworski Named New Women's Cross Country Head Coach

HANOVER, N.H. Dartmouth Director of Athletics & Recreation Harry Sheehy has announced that Courtney Jaworski has been named the new head coach of women's cross country and assistant track & field coach.

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PennLive.com

The casual fan's complete guide to the 2014 Penn Relays

On Monday, the world gave its attention to the City of Boston. In doing so, we were rewarded with a Boston Marathon that exemplified the triumph of mankind over its adversaries, personified through sport.

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WXII 12 Winston-Salem

Grocery store high-jump

Organizers of a track and field relay in Iowa decided to forgo standard advertisements and take the event to the people.

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The Oregonian

Alberto Salazar says he wants Mo Farah to concentrate on the 5k and 10k for now; Oregon...

He has been living out of a suitcase lately, with a trip to Kenya to supervise Mo Farah's training and to Britain for the London Marathon.

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The Chronicle

Duke track and field looks to continue success at the storied Penn...

The Blue Devils will continue a program tradition dating back before World War II when they take collegiate track and field's biggest stage this weekend at the country's oldest and largest competition.

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Watertown Daily Times

Olympic champion Lewis urges organ, tissue donation

That mission led the 52-year-old Lewis, along with Wendy's brother, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jeffrey Marx, to Jefferson Community College on Tuesday night to speak about creating awareness for organ and tissue donation.

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Olympic Medal Count

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1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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