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Relief: ‘Shocked’ Hardy wins 100m freestyle at Swimming Trials

June 30th, 2012

Jessica Hardy has gone from deflated to elated in only a couple days.

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NYC’s Lia Neal an Olympian after 4th-place finish

June 30th, 2012

Lia Neal showed that Olympic swimmers don’t necessarily have to come from California, Florida or any other warm-weather state.

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Felix makes statement with personal-best in 200m

June 30th, 2012

There was no dead heat, this time. Allyson Felix ran a lifetime-best 21.69 seconds in the 200-meter final on a rain-soaked track Saturday night in the U.S. Olympic trials. She easily pulled away, no signs of the stress from the last week weighing her down.

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Coughlin squeezes her way onto U.S. Olympic swim team

June 30th, 2012

Natalie Coughlin is the first person to admit that her week at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials has gone off-script. Saturday night, things worked out in her favor.

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Hightower: 100m Tie Will Be Broken At Trials

June 30th, 2012
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USA Track & Field President Stephanie Hightower says that she plans on having a resolution to the dead heat between Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh in the women’s 100m by the end of Trials.

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Allyson Felix Punches London Ticket In 200m

June 30th, 2012
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Allyson Felix, Carmelita Jeter and Sanya Richards-Ross qualify for London by finishing in the top three of a loaded 200m final at the U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials.

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Felix, Jeter, Richards-Ross On Qualifying In 200m

June 30th, 2012
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Allyson Felix, Carmelita Jeter and Sanya Richards-Ross talk about finishing in the top three of the women’s 200m final at U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials to qualify for the London Olympics.

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Merritt Wins 110mH At Trials, Oliver Out

June 30th, 2012
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Aries Merritt, Jason Richardson and Jeffrey Porter qualify for London in the men’s 110m hurdles. American record holder David Oliver fails to qualify for the Olympics.

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Lowe, Barrett, Acuff Jump To London

June 30th, 2012
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Chaunte Lowe, Brigetta Barrett and Amy Acuff finish in the top three of the women’s high jump at U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials to qualify for the London Olympics.

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Hyleas Fountain Tops Heptathlon At Trials

June 30th, 2012
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Hyleas Fountain, Sharon Day and Chantae McMillan qualify for the London Olympics by finishing in the top three of the heptathlon at U.S. Olympic Track & Field Trials.

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