Track and Field

Odell Beckham Jr.’s Mom Was an NCAA Champion Sprinter LSU Odell Beckham Jr.’s Mom Was an NCAA Champion Sprinter , Staff Writer 1:52pm, September 17

NFL wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was born to play for the LSU Tigers. He attended the same high school…

Allyson Felix Married a Fellow Track Star & Started a Family Olympics Allyson Felix Married a Fellow Track Star & Started a Family , The League 5:10pm, July 29

Speed is more than just a measure of distance over time. For gold medalist Olympic champion sprinter Allyson Felix, speed is…

Athing Mu Dominated at Texas A&M. Now, She’s Got Olympic Gold in Her Sights Olympics Athing Mu Dominated at Texas A&M. Now, She’s Got Olympic Gold in Her Sights , The League 1:13pm, July 22

The Olympic Games are a place for new athletic stars to be made. Names you never knew before become famous…

How Usain Bolt’s Speed Made Him Filthy Rich Olympics How Usain Bolt’s Speed Made Him Filthy Rich , The League 1:35pm, July 4

9.58, 27.79, 6-5, 207. It doesn't matter how you measure him. Usain Bolt is fast. (Key: seconds, mph, feet-inches, pounds.) Usain…

What Happened to Carl Lewis and Where is the Olympic Legend Now? Olympics What Happened to Carl Lewis and Where is the Olympic Legend Now? , The League 1:35pm, June 12

Who is the greatest track and field athlete of all time? If you are of a younger generation, the first…

Pole Vaulter Spears His “Package” In Gut-Wrenching Injury National Pole Vaulter Spears His “Package” In Gut-Wrenching Injury , 4:21pm, August 20

Want to know why I never listed pole vault among my middle school track and field events? Yes, it was…

Carl Lewis’ National Anthem Fail Never Stops Being Funny National Carl Lewis’ National Anthem Fail Never Stops Being Funny , Original Author 4:51pm, July 23

Carl Lewis is one of the greatest athletes in American sports history. His resume, including nine Olympic gold medals, is…

Man Spends 10 Hours Running 155 Miles Around His Bed National Man Spends 10 Hours Running 155 Miles Around His Bed , 12:07pm, April 22

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian man in the far eastern city of Vladivostok ran circles around his bed for more…

Meet Galina Becker: Roman Reigns’ Mysterious Wife Pro Wrestling Meet Galina Becker: Roman Reigns’ Mysterious Wife , The League 12:00pm, March 30

After a shocking announcement of his leukemia coming out of remission, Roman Reigns – who's real name is Leati Joseph…

Louisiana Pole Vaulter Breaks World Record 2 Times in 1 Week Olympics Louisiana Pole Vaulter Breaks World Record 2 Times in 1 Week , 1:00pm, February 17

Armand Duplantis can't legally buy a beer in the United States, but the 20-year-old pole vaulter is already among the…

Track Cuts New “Crotch Camera” Use After Complaints National Track Cuts New “Crotch Camera” Use After Complaints , 2:43pm, October 2

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — With cameras in the starting blocks peering up the legs of athletes into their eyes, television…

Runner Carries Rival Across the Finish Line at World Championships National Runner Carries Rival Across the Finish Line at World Championships , 4:45pm, September 27

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — You didn't need a stopwatch or a measuring tape to identify the biggest winner on the…

FSU Women’s Athletics: Celebrating 50 Years of Dominance College Softball FSU Women’s Athletics: Celebrating 50 Years of Dominance , The League 2:18pm, July 26

Florida State University celebrated the 50th anniversary of women's teams last year with a year-long tribute to the dominance of…

Florida State Announces 6 Members of 2019 Hall of Fame Class Florida State Florida State Announces 6 Members of 2019 Hall of Fame Class , 4:28pm, June 27

Greatness comes in many forms. Sometimes, it's a legendary leader who carries others around him— or in most cases, her…

103-Year-Old Julia “Hurricane” Hawkins Sets Sprinting World Record LSU 103-Year-Old Julia “Hurricane” Hawkins Sets Sprinting World Record , 1:17pm, June 19

Never give up your dreams. It's a saying you've definitely heard before, and while some tasks might seem impossible as…

Georgia Sprinter Speared by Javelin During Track Practice Georgia Georgia Sprinter Speared by Javelin During Track Practice , 5:09pm, May 8

Of every popular sport, you'd think that track & field is probably one of the safest. There aren't serious concussion…

“Hell No”: Female Olympic Champ Refuses to Take Testosterone-Lowering Drugs Olympics “Hell No”: Female Olympic Champ Refuses to Take Testosterone-Lowering Drugs , 5:45pm, May 3

Caster Semenya was defiant in every way at what very well could be her last 800 meter race. Her raised…

Meet Michelle Atherley: The Miami Track Star Everyone Should Know Miami Meet Michelle Atherley: The Miami Track Star Everyone Should Know , The League 5:24pm, April 25

When thinking about the Miami Hurricanes, one would probably conjure up memories of great football players and moments. But recently,…