Track & Field

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Frenzied Month For Sprinter Justin Gatlin

Justin Gatlin’s focus is strictly on closing the gap with Usain Bolt, who’s getting stronger by the day with the Beijing world championships just three months away.


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Dallas Student Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

A young man from W.H. Adamson High School in Dallas was recognized for is work on the track and in the classroom. See what happened when we surprised Alexander Hernandez.



Former Coach Facing Ban Sues Tyson Gay

Track coach Jon Drummond is suing athlete Tyson Gay, saying that he is facing a lifetime ban over doping charges from the same organization that pursued Lance Armstrong.


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Texas To Sell Alcohol At Some Sports Events

Texas will begin selling beer and wine at some athletic events, starting Friday at the Texas softball invitational tournament. Texas has long banned alcohol sales at athletic events.


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Texas Merges Men & Women Track Programs

The University of Texas has promoted Mario Sategna to head coach of the Longhorns’ newly combined men’s and women’s track and field programs.


Marquise Goodwin competes in the men's long jump final during Day 3 of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field on June 24, 2012 in Eugene, Oregon. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Goodwin Hopes To Break 40-Yard Dash Record

Longhorns wide receiver Marquise Goodwin had just 26 catches as a senior in Austin, but his speed and athleticism give scouts reason to think he’ll be more productive in the NFL.


Wing Stop High School Scholar Athlete Of The Month

Frisco Student Wins Scholar Athlete Honor

Delaney Miller from Frisco Centennial High School has been named the WingStop Scholar Athlete of the Month for November.