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The iconic track and field event has evolved from an all-black, five-team meet in its first year in 1965, to one of the most visible events in the country as it prepares to celebrate its 50th running on Saturday at Raines.
Sami Spenner, who recently set the American college record in the pentathlon, would be the favorite to win the event at this week's NCAA indoor track and field championships.
For a sport whose participation nationwide surpasses one million, its pantheon - both those who still reside and their counterpart fallen angels - garners little scrutiny.
A mother and her son were sentenced in a Hillsdale courtroom Monday after pleading guilty to charges of killing and torturing an animal.
Whiting outdueled Germany's David Storl, the 2012 Olympic silver-medalist, as the pair traded the lead four times before the Harrisburg native and defending world indoor champion unleashed a top throw of 72 feet 4 1/4 inches.
IT has been 40 years since Excelsior High School last won the ISSA Girls' Athletics Championships, and by all indications, the Mountain View-based school does not appear set to do so anytime soon.
LORD Smith of Kelvin, the chairman of the Glasgow 2014 organising committee, dropped a hint yesterday that one or more big-name athletes will soon confirm their participation in this summer's Commonwealth Games.
Tribune photo by John Byrne - Reed track coach Dale Moss, 44, is leading the Reed track and field program back to its dominance in the late '80s well into the '90s.
Staten Islanders played prominent roles as the Brooklyn Aviator Hockey team won the 2014 New York State Amateur Hockey Association Tier II 12U championship with a 6-5 victory over the Niagara Junior Eagles.
Skeleton racer Noelle Pikus-Pace has a lot to be happy about. She recently won her first Olympic silver medal at Sochi.
With just 100 days until the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games makes its way to Mercer County, planners and area officials are gearing up for a series of events.
Omo Osaghae and his Texas Tech hurdles coach Dion Miller weren't sure when they resumed training in December that Osaghae would be ready to compete at a high level this indoor season.
TOM WALSH: ""I can't believe I was standing on that podium at the medal ceremony seeing the New Zealand flag raised."
The United States' women's 4x400 relay team earned gold Sunday at the indoor track and field world championships in Sopot, Poland.
Two unrivalled stars of track and field let all their class shine at the World Indoor Championships, as unheralded Briton Richard Kilty was crowned a shock winner of the men's 60m.