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Track and field notebook: Penn Relays calls three Morris 4x800s

Nora May McSorley wasn’t concerned about the Randolph 4×800 qualifying for Penn Relays. After all, Rams assistant coach Kevin Higgins had assured the quartet — McSorley and seniors Margaret Thomson, Carole Harsch and Liz Lansing — they had “locked in” a spot after running 9:27.05 despite little opposition at the Cougar Classic on Saturday. 726 more words


Georgian Court's Brazzel excelling in javelin

Meet New Jersey’s newest javelin throwing star – Georgian Court University freshman Michael Brazzel.

With a mighty heave of 68.41 meters/224 feet, 5 inches at the Osprey Open Meet at Stockton University last Saturday, the rookie Lion out of North Arlington High School delivered perhaps the best performance in the two-year history of the GCU men’s track and field program, and gained national recognition in the process. 763 more words


Clippers place 12th at Junior Nationals

The Northern Kentucky Clippers took 18 swimmers to compete in the NCSA Junior National Championship taking place from March 17-21 in Orlando, Fla.

This year’s team was one of the most successful in Clippers’ history as they broke 14 individual records, and eight relay records. 492 more words


North Alabama swimmer lowers Olympic Trials time to make Elite Team

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – After his brilliant performance recently at the National Club Swimming Association Championships in Orlando, Fla., Zach Harting, 17, of the Huntsville Swim Association is flying out of the country. 1,057 more words


Swimming taking Springboro's Whiteley worldwide

It’s been a pretty good few weeks for Hannah Whiteley.

The 17-year-old Springboro High School junior swam to a state record and a state title in the 100-meter backstroke event in February at the girls’ Division I state meet at C.T. 632 more words


Don't worry, I'm still running.

The best way to jump back into racing is to set your eyes on a half marathon and a 15k seven days apart, yes? It sounded like a much better idea in theory and a good two months away, but alas, March 7th was quickly approaching. 669 more words

Tuesday's roundup

Fort Myers freshman Destanni Henderson has been selected to compete for a spot on the USA women’s under-16 national basketball team, the school confirmed on Monday. 773 more words