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  1. Three Hokies earn ACC Track and Field Performer of the Week honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hokiesports.com

    Sophomore Deakin Volz earned his second weekly award of the season, while seniors Hanna Green and Drew Piazza also were named the ACC Women's and Men's Track Performers of the Week, respectively BLACKSBURG Seniors Hanna Green and Drew Piazza and sophomore Deakin Volz of the Virginia Tech track and field teams were named the Atlantic Coast Conference Indoor Track and Field Performers of the Week, as announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon. Volz closed out the regular season by setting a new ACC record, claiming gold in the men's pole vault event at the Virginia Tech Challenge over the weekend.

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  2. Ducks overwhelming favorites for women's NCAA Indoor title: Oregon track & field rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    FloTrack projects Oregon freshman Katie Rainsberger to win the 3,000 meters at the NCAA Indoor Championships. It's beginning to look ever more probable the Oregon Ducks will win their seventh women's NCAA indoor track and field title in eight seasons next month in College Station, Texas.

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  3. Community Calendar and The People's AgendaPOLICY: Items for the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    POLICY: Items for the Community Calendar may be submitted via email at [email protected] , in person at The Democrat's office at 402 N. Cumberland St., by mail at The Lebanon Democrat, 402 N. Cumberland St., Lebanon, TN 37087 or via fax at 615-444-0899. Items must be received by 4 p.m. for the next day's edition.

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  4. a Like Father, Like Son': Matt Centrowitza s stellar career paved the path for his sona s Olympic goldRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    American University track Coach Matt Centrowitz, left, and son Matthew are two-time Olympians. Before Matt Centrowitz headed off to college in the early 1970s as one of the fastest milers in the nation, his high school track coach, Brother Bielen, gave him a piece of advice.

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  5. Bolt congratulates Kohli on Puma dealRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt has reached out to Indian superstar Virat Kohli with a congratulatory message after the latter inked a reported 110-crore-rupee deal with Puma. Kohli became the first Indian to sign an endorsement deal worth upwards 100 crore with a single brand, penning the eight-year deal on February 20. Kohli will join the host of stars that Puma have signed including sprinter Asafa Powell and footballers Thierry Henry and Oliver Giroud.

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  6. Seismic change for Australia's Olympic sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Mercury

    Members of Australia's team march at the opening ceremony of the Asian Winter Games at Sapporo Dome in Sapporo, northern Japan. AUSTRALIA is in discussions to become a fully fledged member of the Asian Games, with Olympic Committee chief John Coates in support of the move.

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  7. 2017 promises much but will it deliver?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    AP Usain Bolt with other members of Jamaica's gold medal winning sprint relay team in Beijing. From left Asafa Powell, Nesta Carter and Michael Frater.

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  8. Grenada PM requests Bolt's participation in inaugural Invitation track and field meetRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    By Lincoln Depradine TORONTO, Canada -- Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell has made a special request of his Jamaican counterpart, Andrew Holness to get Jamaica's superstar multiple Olympic gold medalist, Usain Bolt, to Grenada for the inaugural invitation track and field meet on April 8 at the National Athletics Stadium, St George's. Mitchell made the personal request of Holness when the two met recently at a regional meeting in Jamaica.

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  9. Bonham Public Library celebrates Black History Month by showing Race - the story of Jesse OwensRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | North Texas e-News

    Presidents' Day was rainy and chilly -- day made for watching a movie. February happens to be Black History Month.

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  10. Kiwi Eliza McCartney keeping it grounded as she takes pole vault to the peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Rio Games star Eliza McCartney will have the handbrake on when she makes twin appearances in Auckland this week as pole vault takes its high-flying show to the people. The 20-year-old surprise Olympic bronze medallist will be the chief attraction at both the Vertical Pursuit in the heart of Auckland's CBD on Wednesday evening and later at the Auckland Track Challenge international meet at the AUT Millennium Stadium on Sunday.

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  11. Tonight's Movies: Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928) and College (1927) - A Kino Lorber Blu-ray ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    This week Kino Lorber releases a terrific two-disc set with a pair of silent Buster Keaton comedies, STEAMBOAT BILL, JR. and COLLEGE .

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  12. Athletics: McCartney in action twice in AucklandRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    For many the appearance of Eliza McCartney at the Auckland Track Challenge at AUT Millennium on Sunday will provide the meet highlight. It is hard to comprehend how the everyday life of Eliza McCartney has changed since she competed at the previous edition of the Auckland Track Challenge some 12 months ago.

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  13. Shannon Rowbury puts a roller coaster 2016 in perspective: Oregon track & field rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    She finished sixth in the 1,500 meters at the London Olympics in a race many regard as the dirtiest Olympic final ever. Six of the 13 women who started that race have failed drug tests.

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  14. 10-year-old sets world track record, will compete at championshipsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Mary Kathryn, who set a world track record last month, is training for the indoor national championships in New York on March 10.Jonas Gibson, the second of six children, was born with congenital heart defects and a weak right lung.Mary Kathryn broke the world record for fastest 2-mile race run by a 10-year-old - with a time of 11 minutes, 49.11 ... (more)

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  15. Track and field performers preparing for IAAF World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcTamworth

    The USA Track and Field (USATF) team will warm up for the IAAF World Championships, being held in London, with a training camp in the city. Gold medallists from last year's Rio Olympics are expected to feature, including sprinter Allyson Felix and triple jumper Christian Taylor.

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  16. Limpag: PSC's enforcer puts Juico in his placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    THOUGH I remember watching Ramon Fernandez as a kid, I really don't recall much from those days. Except for his dreaded hook shot, I can't recall his persona in the game.

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  17. Mo FarahRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Washington Post

    When Mo Farah placed his toe on the starting line of the 5,000-meter race at the Birmingham Indoor Grand Prix on Saturday, he knew he'd be making history. Whatever happened, the reigning Olympic 5,000 champion had said this was to be his last indoor track and field race.

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  18. Pariis Garcia's homecoming includes women's 300-meter titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SILive.com

    Ex-St. John University All-American Pariis Garcia poses with dad Al after winning the women's 300-meter dash Saturday night at the Ocean Breeze Grand Prix at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex.

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  19. Mo Farah closes out indoor track career by setting new European recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Washington Post

    When Mo Farah placed his toe on the starting line of the 5,000-meter race at the Birmingham Indoor Grand Prix on Saturday, he knew he'd be making history. Whatever happened, the reigning Olympic 5,000 champion had said this was to be his last indoor track and field race.

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  20. Mo Farah and Ben Blankenship shine indoors in Birmingham: Oregon track & field rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | OregonLive.com

    The British star, who trains with the Portland-based Nike Oregon Project, won the 5,000 meters Saturday at the Birmingham Indoor Grand Prix. He set a European indoor record in the process.

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