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Student of the Sport, Hasay Learned Lessons at Debut 10K

August 04, 2014 by Chris Lotsbom

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August 3, 2014 -- After her debut 10K on the roads at Saturday's TD Beach to Beacon 10K in Cape Elizabeth, ME, Jordan Hasay was all smiles. The 22-year-old Nike Oregon Project athlete finished fourth among women in 32:21, a solid showing that taught her a lot about what happens on the road racing circuit.

"It was really fun. It was I guess a PR on Read More

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Wilson Wins Fast 800m at USA Track & Field Championships

June 30, 2014 by Chris Lotsbom

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Sacramento, CA, June 29, 2014 -- The 2014 USA National Championships came to a fast conclusion here at Hornet Stadium, as three women dipped under the two-minute barrier for 800m, led by 20-year-old Ajee' Wilson. The Neptune, NJ, native claimed her first national outdoor crown with a time of 1:58.70, separating from recent University of Oregon graduate Laura Roesler in the final stretch.

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New Father Ben Bruce Wins Steeplechase Heat for Son Riley

June 28, 2014 by Chris Lotsbom

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Sacramento, CA, JUne 28, 2014 -- Ben Bruce had extra motivation racing down the final stretch of Friday's 3000m steeplechase preliminary at the USA National Championships hear at Hornet Stadium. Clearing the final water pit and pulling away from Dan Huling, Bruce began to celebrate in style, interlocking his hands and bringing them side to side before finishing in 8:39.44. To the casual observer, the Read More

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34 Weeks Pregnant, Montano Competes at USA Championships

June 27, 2014 by David Monti

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Sacramento, CA, June 26, 2014 -- Alysia Montano's streak of USA 800m titles was snapped today at four, but the 28 year-old from Canyon Country, CA, couldn't be happier. In fact, she got a standing ovation from the small afternoon crowd gathered here at Hornet Stadium at Sacramento State University after she crossed the finish line of her preliminary dead last in 2:32.13.

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Kim Conley Thrills Hometown Crowd with First National Title

June 27, 2014 by Chris Lotsbom

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Sacramento, CA, June 26, 2014 -- There's no place Kim Conley would've rather won her first national title than here at Hornet Stadium. In front of hundreds of family, friends, and supporters, the 28-year-old California native surged in the final 200 meters of the women's 10,000m, re-taking the lead and propelling herself to an emotional victory.

Crossing the line in 32:02.07, Conley raised her hands high Read More

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Sambu, Daska Take BAA 10K Titles in World-Leading Times

June 22, 2014 by Chris Lotsbom

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Boston, MA, June 22, 2014 -- Under bright sunny skies and with conditions perfect for racing, Kenya's Stephen Sambu and Ethiopia's Mamitu Daska raced their way to world leading times at the fourth annual B.A.A. 10-K here. Sambu, 25, set a world best for 8 kilometers before clocking 27:25 at the finish, while Daska's time of 31:04 is an event record and world leader as Read More

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