Bailey, Batchelor, Bucknam and Ulrey earn SEC awards

Published on May 26, 2009 |

The Southeastern Conference office released its track and field post-season awards and Razorback men picked up four of the six honors.

What Bolt, Powell and Gay – likely to do this year?!

Published on May 26, 2009 |

I know this is meandering into the world of speculation – but thought it would be good to gauge people’s views…

$25 street party tickets released to see Bolt in Toronto

Published on May 26, 2009 |

Track and field fans can now catch a street-level view of the action at the Festival of Excellence, a world-class track and field meet hosted by the University of Toronto’s Varsity Centre on June 11th. Lane 9 tickets, released on May 20 and priced at $25, give fans access to a street festival on Devonshire Place, just inches from the edge of the eight-lane track where the world’s top athletes will compete.

Bolt makes meet once-in-a-lifetime experience

Published on May 26, 2009 |

After 30 years of writing sports, you don’t get mesmerized all that often.But every once in a while along comes a Muhammad Ali, along comes a Michael Jordan or a Mario Lemieux, and you stop, catch your breath and remember how fortunate you are to have the best seat in the house.

NAIA Outdoor Championships Photos

Published on May 25, 2009 |

Photos from the opening day of the NAIA Outdoor National Championships at the Ralph Korte Stadium in Edwardsville, Illinois on May 21, 2009. Contact Photographer Gary Smith for original images

Chambers not allowed to compete at Berlin Golden League

Published on May 25, 2009 |

BERLIN — Former drug cheat Dwain Chambers will not be invited to compete at the ISTAF Golden League opening meet in Berlin.

Obergföll opens season with 68.40m win in Halle

Published on May 24, 2009 |

German throwers continued showing promising early form in the year in which they will have their major ‘home game’ at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics, Berlin Germany (15 to 23 August).

Pictures From The Pac-10 Championships

Published on May 24, 2009 |

Patrick Holleran, Shannon Digital Imaging post pictures from the the Pac-10 Championships, held May 16-17 in Eugene Oregon, are available on the following Web page…..VIEW IMAGES

Usain Bolt success drives Lewis-Francis

Published on May 24, 2009 |

Fit-again Mark Lewis-Francis is preparing for the new season inspired by double Olympic champion Usain Bolt.

Baylor suspend 400m star Star Betters for two-years

Published on May 23, 2009 |

Baylor University confirmed with News Channel 25 Sports that former Waco High stand out track star and current Baylor 400m specialist Lejerald Betters has been suspended for two-years……READ MORE

Writer tells IAAF president Bolt has enough pressure so lighten up

Published on May 22, 2009 |

Hey, thanks for the advice: IAAF president Lamine Diack made it known this week that he recently reminded triple Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt of his “responsibility” as a champion.

The need to believe in Bolt

Published on May 22, 2009 |

Bolt. Even his name sizzles with speed. It’s as if the very mention of him conjures up images of something being fired out of a cannon.