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Former Georgia track star Torrin Lawrence dies in accident

...time of 45.32 seconds at a meet in Belgium."We were devastated to learn of Torrin's passing early this morning," USA Track and Field CEO Max Siegel said. "Torrin represented USATF with pride and passion, and had an incredible future ahead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-28/former-georgia-track-star
Overtime: Ex-Gamecock Ellerbe wins ninth title

...athlete and a former one captured titles Saturday in the USA Track and Field Championships in Atlanta. Terrence Trammell...athlete in the same event in the 112-year history of the USA Track and Field Championships. The 38-year-old Deal is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/05/oth_282825.shtml
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Slaney gives ultimatum to U.S. track

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Mary Slaney is giving USA Track and Field a month to change its drug-testing procedures...more. Her comments were the first she has made since a USA Track and Field panel cleared her a week ago of the drug allegations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/24/oth_215095.shtml
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Flag flap hurts S.C. sports scene as much as anything else

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Russ Pate has no doubt that if USA Track and Field had had more time, it would've yanked the...King Day at the Dome rally. Pate brought concerns to USA Track and Field's leadership council. "I think the only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/18/nca_409166.shtml
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Golden Spike Tour adds to 2000 schedule

...chief goals when he became chief executive officer of USA Track & Field in July 1997 was to enhance the sport's image...Spike Invitational Feb. 19 at Pocatello, Idaho, and the USA Track & Field Championships March 3-4 at Atlanta. Each meet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/11/oth_278758.shtml
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Joyner-Kersee, Devers, Slaney given OK

...Slaney were granted waivers Wednesday to compete in the USA Track and Field Championships despite not having qualifying...allowed by the Women's Track and Field Committee of USA Track & Field to declare for the heptathlon in which she holds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/18/oth_231200.shtml
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Slaney cleared of drug use

...woman distance runner. The ruling by the hearing board of USA Track and Field, the sport's domestic governing body, came...said then. "If someone were to ask me how I feel about USA Track & Field, I would say I hope it burns in hell." Slaney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/17/oth_214797.shtml
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Women's Olympic trials make return to Columbia

...trials for Columbia, the first time in five Olympiads that USA Track and Field has returned to a past site. While the event's...reaches into every community," said Craig Masback, CEO of USA Track & Field. Columbia outbid Seattle and the Adirondack region...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/08/oth_227706.shtml
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Aiken vaulter a quick study

...nation. Jordan finished 12th out of 33 girls Friday in the USA Track and Field Junior Olympics in Sacramento, Calif. The...camp." Jordan spent four days at the Southeast Regional USA Track and Field Developmental Camp in Athens this summer, getting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/07/oth_317493.shtml
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'Rocky' movie inspires road race in Philadelphia

...through two viewings of the film for the story, had some friends help identify locations, and mapped distances off a USA Track and Field distance-measuring tool to come up with the whopping total of 30.61 miles."This is one long run," McQuade...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-12-05/rocky-movie-inspires-road-race-ph