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Justin Gatlin ignores criticism at worlds

...medal of the championships through Day 4. Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia won the 1,500 meters and Denia Caballero of Cuba won the discus.Greg Rutherford of Britain took the long jump, while Jeff Henderson of the United States, who has this season's longest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-25/justin-gatlin-ignore
And the award should have gone to ...

...19. He returned to his team this season as a starting pitcher.There's also Danielle Sykora, a New Jersey high-school discus thrower and shot putter who has been blind since age 2. And don't forget about 48-year-old race car driver Alex Zanardi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-19/and-award-should-have
Teen excelling in decathlon

...known for helping throwers. There will be an adjustment from high school to Olympic standards, such as heavier shots and discuses. Academy coach Adam Kedge believes it won't be a problem once Beach gets into Duke's weightlifting program. Meanwhile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/04/oth_526485.shtml
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Wednesday's high school results

...Richards (AP) 38-03.75; 4. Ben Bracewell (JMA) 37-05.Discus: 1. Harrison Bryant (JMA) 118-03...West) 27-10.50; 4. Kathryn James (AP) 26-00.75.Discus: 1. Leslie Calvert (Gate) 93-07; 2. Peri Hayes (Gate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-04-22/wednesdays-high-schoo
Overtime

...Canty has finished in the top three of all six events she has competed in so far this season, including a victory in the discus at the Lion/Jaguar Invitational. MeetingNominations are being acceptedThe Augusta Sports Council is now accepting nominations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-11/overtime
Athlete Spotlight: Justin Brown

...wasn't his personal best, Justin Brown's discus throw of 151 feet, 3 inches was enough...One of my coaches said I'd be good at discus, so I started as a freshman," said...His all-time best effort with the discus was a throw of 156 feet, 11 inches at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/29/aik_126351.shtml
Midland Valley High School
Prep player of the week

...Region 3-AAAA track meet, capturing the discus, shot put and pole vault. It was the...distances were 116 feet, 111 inches (discus), 34-5 (shot put) and 7-2 (pole...Stephens said.Q&A Favorite event: Discus. I think I have natural talent for it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-04-30/prep-player-week
Sports | Westside High School
Johnson wows crowd at meet

...they whispered. With each release of the discus, a collective gasp clamored down the...performance. The 3-pound, 4-ounce discus was marked at 169 feet, 7 inches. Josh...Greenbrier's Ryan Bowers took eighth place in the discus with a throw of 140 feet, 1 inch. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/08/oth_260972.shtml
Other sports | Greenbrier High School
Hard work, attitude helped Rebel return

...personal-best throw of 162'6" on the discus throw bettered the rest of the Class...He took the region title in both the discus and shot put this year; he had finished third in the state in the discus as a sophomore.However, as a junior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2011-06-06/hard-work-attitude-he
Athlete Spotlight: Travis Riner

...breaking the Midland Valley High School discus record. "The school record is 168 feet...where he competed against more than 60 discus throwers. Riner started participating...different in track and field and took up discus and shot put. His track and field events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/20/aik_195585.shtml
Midland Valley High School