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  1. Friday night's action at the Pre Classic is freeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Galen Rupp set the U.S. record in the 10,000 meters last year on Friday night at the Prefontaine Classic. Rupp is running the 5,000 tonight, and training partner Mo Farah is in the 10,000.


  2. H.S. girls track: Cresskill has impressive seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    For any New Jersey track and field athlete, the ideal season culminates in a trip to the State Meet of Champions, held in South Plainfield in June of each year. However, the real story of the season rarely occurs during those few hours in South Plainfield because three months of tough training, as well as about a dozen other meets precede that final performance.


  3. Coe, Bubka confirmed as only 2 candidates for IAAF presidentRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Washington Times

    As expected, the two track and field greats were the only two names in the running to replace Lamine Diack, who is stepping down after serving as president since 1999. The vote will be held on Aug. 19 at the IAAF congress in Beijing on the eve of the world championships.


  4. Prefontaine's legacy still growing 40 years after deathRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    "I'm not afraid of losing. But if I do, I want it to be a good race. I'm an artist, a performer.


  5. Camas' Corbett captures 4A state discus titleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Despite having the state's top mark of 139 feet, 7 inches, Corbett of Camas barely qualified for the state meet. She finished second at the District 4 championships May 19, throwing 17 feet shorter than her best.


  6. Roethlisberger, Pinkel Headline Class of 2015Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Hustle Belt

    Miami's Big Ben and Toledo's all-time wins leader highlight latest inductions into the Mid-American Conference Hall of Fame. Last night at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Cleveland, the Mid-American Conference held their ESPYS Awards.


  7. High-school track and field: Upper Arlington's Caleb Wilt giving it his best shotRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    By all rights, Caleb Wilt probably shouldn't be in the Division I regional shot put finals tonight at Pickerington North. With a heave of just over 46 feet, 2 inches at the district meet last weekend, the Upper Arlington senior managed to grab the final qualifying spot by one-quarter of an inch.


  8. CU track: Erin Clark eager to clear final barrier on road homeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Colorado Daily

    Colorado freshman Erin Cark will participate in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the NCAA West track and field prelims in Austin, Texas, hoping to earn a berth in the nationals in her hometown of Eugene, Ore. On Friday, Clark will participate in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the NCAA West track and field prelims in Austin, Texas.


  9. Quick facts about the Prefontaine Classic track meetRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Former University of Oregon star Matthew Centrowitz is entered in Saturday's Bowerman Mile at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene. Television : Friday events live streamed for no change on USATF.TV.


  10. Local Track and Field athletes...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Samoa News

    Coach Mahuka, Alexarae Toeina, Pele Seigafo, Elama Faatonu, Claire Morgan and Alex Morgan. Faatonu will represent the territory in Track and Field at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, while it is unknown at this time if any of the women will be a part of the local Olympic team.


  11. Six local student-athletes awarded Minds In Motion ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    Minds in Motion scholarship recipients. Front row: Paula Kleyman, Emily Purnell, Natasha Freed, Elizabeth Oldhouser, Anna Ciattei, Julia Ciattei, and Hannah Simmerman.


  12. Jana Pittman, elite track athleteRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2012 | ABC News

    Jana Pittman is one of Australia's top athletes. A two-time 400 metre hurdles world champion and Commonwealth Games gold medallist, she has suffered from a lot of bad publicity and, for the past few years, has kept out of the limelight.


  13. Incoming EWU Transfer To Represent Australia U-19 TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Incoming Eastern Washington University men's basketball player Geremy McKay has been selected to the Australia Under-19 National Team which will play this summer at the Under-19 World Championships in Greece. The 12-man "Emus" squad was selected following training camps in May. The tournament t takes place from June 27-July 5. McKay will transfer to EWU from the University of Albany, where he redshirted the 2014-15 season.


  14. Life after Sports, exclusive conversation with Olympian Jackie Joyner-KerseeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Did you know? Sports Illustrated for Woman voted Olympian Jackie Joyner-Kersee the best Female Athlete of the 20th century; ESPN named her one of the 50 Greatest Athletes of all-time. On Thursday May 21, 2015, I took advance of a rare opportunity to chat exclusively with the Greatest Female Athlete of all-time, Olympian Jackie Joyner-Kersee.


  15. Olympic gold medalist Donovan Bailey unveils Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am podiumsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

    Olympic track and field medalist Donovan Bailey offered words of welcome - and a challenge - to athletes from North and South America and the Caribbean on Thursday, May 28. "In 43 days we'll invite 41 countries , we'll hug them, make them have an amazing time, we'll kick their butts and we'll send them home," said Bailey. He made the comments as the Toronto 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games organizers unveiled the podiums on which gold, silver and bronze medal-winners will ascend during this summer's competitions.


  16. Dover High announces top ten seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Connor Gaffney , son of Dan and Sharon Gaffney of Nottingham, is graduating as valedictorian of Dover High School's Class of 2015. Connor has been involved in many extracurricular activities throughout his high school career.


  17. Happy Birthday, Jim ThorpeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

    I found myself wondering this morning if Jim Thorpe's spirits found solace in the mass arrests of the suits at FIFA, soccer's famously imperious international governing body. Why the schadenfreude ? That's easy: It was the International Olympic Committee, FIFA's haughty cousin, that stripped Thorpe of his medals after the 1912 Summer Games in Stockholm.


  18. 10 athletes to watch at the Prefontaine Classic track & field meetRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    The reigning Olympic gold medalist in the 5,000 and 10,000. He trains as part of the Portland-based Nike Oregon Project.


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    Dec 12, 2012 | KLCC-FM Eugene

    June 1 would have been Marilyn's 89th Birthday. Contribute online before midnight on June 1 to be in the drawing.


  20. 2015 Alabama Special Olympics Games ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVY Dothan

    The 2015 Special Olympics Alabama State Summer Games were held on the campus of Troy University May 15 - 17, 2015. Dothan/Houston County was well represented as athletes competed in track and field, unified bowling, cycling, rhythmic gymnastics, swimming, and individual bowling.