• Led by Fred Kerley, Americans sweep 100 meters and Chase Ealey gets shot put gold at World Championships
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    Led by Fred Kerley, Americans sweep 100 meters and Chase Ealey gets shot put gold at World Championships

    Gold medalist Fred Kerley, of the United States, center, stands with silver medalist Marvin Bracy, of the United States, right, and bronze medalist Trayvon Bromell, of the United States, after the final in the men’s 100-meter run at the World Athletics Championships on Saturday, July 16, 2022, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis) The American men swept the medals in the 100 meters at the World Athletics Championships on Saturday night. Fred Kerley was the gold medalist, out-leaning Marvin Bracy. Kerley’s time was 9.86 seconds and Bracey’s 9.88 seconds. The bronze medalist was Trayvon Bromell in 9.88 seconds (officials went to thousandths of a second to decide second and third;…

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  • Track & Field Ready for 2022 World Athletics Championships in Oregon
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    Track & Field Ready for 2022 World Athletics Championships in Oregon

    Story Links EUGENE, Ore. – Three Ole Miss track & field greats will represent their home countries at the 2022 World Athletics Outdoor Championships, which begin Friday at Oregon’s Hayward Field and runs through July 24. This is the first time the World Championship meet has ever been held on U.S. soil.   Ole Miss graduate and All-American discus thrower Brian Williams (men’s discus) makes his second appearance on Team USA after qualifying for the 2019 world meet in Doha. Elsewhere around the globe, recent Rebel NCAA Champions Mario Garcia Romo (men’s 1500-meter) and Sintayehu Vissa (women’s 1500-meter) will represent Spain and Italy, respectively, in…

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  • Coming Soon: the top air sports championships
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    Coming Soon: the top air sports championships

    In our action-packed calendar, there are hundreds of air sports competitions taking place around the world, whether it be world or continental championships, national or local contests. Many thousands of passionate competitors, organisers and officials will gather to compete and watch and judge these competitions. Don’t miss an event in your country or your sport, with our guide to the top air sports championships and category 1 events taking place in the skies during the rest of 2022: The World Games 2022 A major highlight of the 2022 calendar is The World Games, which features not one, but two air sports, as part of the second largest multi-sport event in the world…

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  • Three Tigers qualify for NCAA Outdoor Championships | Mizzou Sports
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    Three Tigers qualify for NCAA Outdoor Championships | Mizzou Sports

    Missouri track and field had eight athletes compete on Day 2 of the NCAA West Preliminary Round on Thursday in Fayetteville, Arkansas. On Day 2, MU’s Sophia Rivera, Ava Curry and Ayele Gerken punched their tickets to the NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Oregon. Rivera and Curry qualified in the javelin. Rivera finished eighth, posting a throw of 169 feet, 7 inches, and Curry finished 12th after throwing the spear 165-3. Three other Tigers competed in the event. Atina Kamasi had a throw of 154-9 to finish 21st, Erin Zimmerman finished 28th with a throw of 149-5 and Taylor Ciccolini launched it 136-10 for 42nd place. Gerken qualified in the…

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