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    Ed Temple: A Life Worthy of Gold

    NOTE: Remembering the life of Legendary Track and Field Coach Ed Temple: Coach Temple passed away late Thursday evening at the age of 89. He led the Tigerbelles from 1953 to 1994 and...

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    A tough loss for the Falcon family

    RALEIGH, N.C. – Saint Augustine’s College is mourning the loss of former track and field standout Antonio Pettigrew, who died Tuesday morning. A former 400m world champion who was caught up...

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    HBCU Track Roundup

    OREGON — Fifteen individuals and four teams from HBCUs will be heading to Eugene, Oregon next week for the 2010 Division I Outdoor Track Championships which begin June 9. Leading the...

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    A Final Conclusion??

    NEW YORK (BASN) — Once again, the world is talking about Caster Semenya, the South African athlete who has been subjected to gender testing after dominating the field in the 800-meter...

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    What Does Semenya Have To Prove?

    MIAMI — Caster Semenya proved she is the fastest 800-meter runner in the world. Now she must prove she is a woman. The tests she undergoes will be vastly more difficult...

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    South Africans rally for Caster

    JOHANNESBURG — Mobbed by a singing, dancing and horn-blowing crowd of supporters at Johannesburg’s airport, South African runner Caster Semenya looked overwhelmed and a little terrified. The gold-medal-winning teenager at the...

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    Olympic legend headed for Berlin

    INDIANAPOLIS — USA Track and Field has announced Tennessee State University head coach Chandra Cheeseborough-Guice will serve as the women’s head coach for Team USA at the 2009 IAAF World Outdoor...

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    Spotlighting The Falcons

    RALEIGH — Head Coach George Williams and the vaunted Saint Augustine’s College track and field team will be featured on CBS Sports and ESPN2 in July. CBS Sports will feature the...

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    Howard pair bound for Arkansas

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Howard University track standouts Lauren McNary (Clearwater, Fla.) and Landria Buckley (Romulus, Mich.) have earned at-large bids to the NCAA Championship, it was announced Tuesday. McNary finished sixth...

  • Adigun named C-USA Athlete of the Year

    HOUSTON – University of Houston senior Seun Adigun has been named the 2009 Conference USA Female Track Athlete of the Year. Adigun emerged as one of the nation’s elite hurdlers this...

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