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Track & Field: Kingwood runner wins gold at Youth Olympics

A Kingwood High School student-athlete recently won a gold medal for Team USA in the 800-meter race at the Youth Olympic Games held in Nanjing, China. 83 more words


Look back on 2014 Outdoor Track Season

Reflecting on long season – standing at 800m start of WCC Conference Championships

As we embark on the 2014 Fall Cross Country season, I thought I would write a short, long-overdue retrospective of my younger son’s 2014 Middle School Outdoor Track season. 509 more words


Jajaira Gonzalez hoping to make family proud in Nanjing

Growing up in Glendora, California, Jajaira Gonzalez was the only girl in her boxing gym. It’s been that way for as long as she can remember. 857 more words


2015 Junior Olympics and National Qualifier Dates Announced

The fencing season is about to get underway, and in anticipation of a busy, competitive year, the West-Rock Division has set dates and sites for the 2015 Junior Olympic and 2015 Summer National Y14 and Div2/Div 3 Championships Qualifiers. 367 more words


Lily Zhang is first American to medal in table tennis at an Olympic event

On Wednesday there was a major breakthrough for American women in competitive sports, and it had nothing to do with Mo’ne Davis.

Hours before the eyes of the nation were trained on Williamsport to take in Davis’ second start at the Little League World Series, American teenager… 191 more words

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Female Power Lifters at Junior Olympics Shatter Stereotypes on the Squat Rack

DES MOINES, Iowa – It’s Day 4 at the AAU Junior Olympic games. Friday’s competitions included power-lifting, and two girls from Nebraska, Jordan and Naomi, are setting world-records in the sport – and they’ve only been involved for a couple of years. 133 more words