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  1. South Florida High School Alums Set Great Example At Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... The U.S. foursome of St. Thomas grad Arman Hall, Tony McQuay, a Riviera Beach Suncoast alum, Gil Roberts and LaShawn Merritt won the gold medal in the 4 400-meter relay in 2:57.30 to regain the top spot after finishing second to the Bahamas four ...

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  2. Raffique Shah: Saluting speed, strength and staminaRead the original story

    Sunday | Trinidad and Tobago News

    ... seconds one had to watch the race develop, most eyes were focussed on the duel between joint favourites LaShawn Merritt and James. Few observed South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk, cast into the difficult Lane 8, run the race of his life, which, by the ...

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  3. George Mason's Verburg wins Olympic gold medalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Fairfax Times

    ... finishing second in its heat with a time of 2:58.29. On Saturday, the team of Hall, McQuay, Gil Roberts and LaShawn Merritt captured the gold, edging out Jamaica. Verburg is the first former George Mason men's track and field standout to win an ...

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  4. Olympic champ Thompson triumphs in Lausanne 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | The Japan Times

    ... teammate Brianna Rollins, who did not run Thursday. Two American bronze medalists in Rio won their events: LaShawn Merritt clocked 44.50 in the 400, and Sam Hendricks set a pole vault meet record by clearing the bar at 5.92 meters. Hendricks used ...

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  5. Olympic champion Thompson stars as Bolt skips Diamond meetRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 25 | Times Observer

    ... teammate Brianna Rollins, who did not run Thursday. Two American bronze medalists in Rio won their events: LaShawn Merritt clocked 44.50 in the 400, and Sam Hendricks set a pole vault meet record by clearing the bar at 5.92. Hendricks used the ideal ...

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  6. Thompson wins Lausanne 100m after start fiascoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Bangkok Post

    ... to win the next two Diamond League races and hopefully get another personal best... another world record!" Lashawn Merritt, who won bronze in the Rio 400m in which South African Wayde van Niekerk set a new world record, raced 44.50sec to seal ...

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  7. Top 10 Olympic moments in track and fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The Gleaner

    ... of her illustrious teammate, with a brilliant time of 29 minutes 17.45 seconds. It seemed that American Lashawn Merritt had sharpened his sprint speed enough to neutralise the quickness of South Africa's 2015 World 400m champion, Wayde van Nierkerk. ...

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  8. Hubert's top 10 Olympic moments in track and fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Gleaner

    ... of her illustrious teammate, with a brilliant time of 29 minutes 17.45 seconds. It seemed that American Lashawn Merritt had sharpened his sprint speed enough to neutralise the quickness of South Africa's 2015 World 400m champion, Wayde van Nierkerk. ...

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  9. Thompson, McLeod set to shine in LausanneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | The Gleaner

    ... 20 points in the event while Ortega leads with 30. Other event leaders down to compete tomorrow are American LaShawn Merritt in the 400m and high jumper Bohdan Bondarenko of Ukraine. Fans were eagerly awaiting a clash between Olympic 100m hurdles ...

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  10. Unexpected 1,500-meter gold caps great meet for Americans in trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Daily World

    ... relay quartet also prevailed over their Jamaican rivals. Arman Hall, Tony McQuay, Gil Roberts and LaShawn Merritt were timed in 2:57.30, ahead of Jamaica (2:58.16) and the Bahamas (2:58.49). Chaunte Lowe finished fourth in the high jump, which was ...

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  11. Watch every U.S. track and field gold medal from the 2016 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    ... to get on the podium," Centrowitz said to NBC's Lewis Johnson. "I didn't ever dream of actually winning." LaShawn Merritt crossed the finish line in first place to secure the gold medal for the men's 4x400m team. Allyson Felix ran the anchor leg to ...

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  12. Kirani James, Shawn Barber, Nick Rogers win big on Hy-Vee Night at the Drake RelaysRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2016 | The Times-Delphic

    ... that he is a favorite for the Olympics this summer. James beat out American and 2008 Olympic gold medalist LaShawn Merritt in the heat by less than two-tenths of a second. "It just shows I'm in great shape, but it also shows how competitive the ...

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  13. Sport24.co.za | Team SA: The Rio 'awards' reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | News24

    ... go. Suddenly, Van Niekerk found another gear, drawing away from the chasers that included Kirani James and LaShawn Merritt. Bolt, watching in the ready room, could hardly believe what he was seeing. Van Niekerk stopped the clock in 43.03sec and ...

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  14. Photos: U.S. Track & Field Storms to Huge Success at the Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Competitor Magazine

    ... 100m, a bronze medal in the 200m and a gold medal in the 4x100m relay. Photo: PhotoRun.net In the men's 400, LaShawn Merritt (center) ran a season-best 43.85 but it was only good enough to earn him the bronze medal. The 2008 Olympic champion could ...

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  15. That unconquerable spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Francis appeared to be gaining on the anchor leg runner for gold medal winners, USA, the highly decorated Mr LaShawn Merritt, as the race ended. Those watching were left to wonder just what would have happened had Mr Francis got hold of the baton ...

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  16. Ten of the biggest moments from Rio 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | ABC News

    ... He stormed home in 43.03 seconds - beating two former Olympic champions, Grenada's Kirani James and USA's LaShawn Merritt, for another world first - to win gold. This was not the most important swim of Yusra Mardini's life - after all, she had saved ...

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  17. Semenya is bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | The Telegraph

    ... to six. In the final event of the night, perhaps fittingly given the sport's recent travails, former doper LaShawn Merritt ran a blistering anchor leg to return the men's 4x400m title to the US. After being shocked by the Bahamas four years ago, ...

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  18. South Africa: Team SA - the 'Awards' ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | AllAfrica.com

    ... go. Suddenly, Van Niekerk found another gear, drawing away from the chasers that included Kirani James and LaShawn Merritt. Bolt, watching in the ready room, could hardly believe what he was seeing. Van Niekerk stopped the clock in 43.03sec - and ...

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  19. The Latest: Russia's Ramonov wins freestyle wrestling titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... by becoming the first female sheriff in the state. And the first openly gay one, too. Allyson Felix and LaShawn Merritt are two savvy track stars who've been around long enough to know that not everything always goes to plan. Allyson Felix and ...

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  20. Felix, Merritt help bring US medal total to 31 in trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Allyson Felix and LaShawn Merritt are savvy track stars who've been around long enough to know that not everything always goes to plan. Over the final 30 minutes of Saturday's topsy-turvy night at the Olympic track, both Americans came away with prizes they'd been wishing for all along.

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