East Tennessee State's distance runners put some distance between themselves and the competition in the 1-mile races Saturday at the Buccaneer Invitational Track Meet.
Track & field coach led the U.S. women's team to 15 Olympic gold medals, guided Wilma Rudolph to Olympic gold medals, and helped break down racial and gender barriers in the sport
NEW YORK — Every morning, three young sisters wake up together with their mom in one bed in a Brooklyn homeless shelter. Every afternoon, they train in a sport that they hope will put them on a path to a better life.
It was hard to overstate Coby Jones’ impact this season whether on the field or on the court.
KNOXVILLE — University High’s Salter Blowers was literally head and shoulders above everybody else in the boys’ pole vault at Thursday’s Class A/AA East Sectional track meet at Christian Academy of Knoxville.
University High, Happy Valley, Elizabethon and Uniicoi County all scored victories in the Class A/AA track and field sub-sectional on Tuesday at Greeneville.
Noah Charles said staying close to home was important when he chose a college, so when it came time to make his decision, the Science Hill High School runner stayed real close.
Science Hill is hosting the Tri-Cities Track Classic this Friday and Saturday at Kermit Tipton Stadium and the Hilltoppers are certainly glad to have one athlete back in the lineup.
It was a message of perseverance that Olympic gold medalist Tim Mack shared with students at Fairmont Elementary School Thursday morning as part of the NAIA “Champions of Character” program.
There are over 1,500 athletes, coaches, staff and others representing over 100 schools scheduled to take part in this week’s NAIA Indoor Track and Field National Championships inside the MSHA Athletic Center.
Kingsport native and Paralympian Blake Leeper has accepted a one-year ban for an anti-doping rule violation, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency announced Monday.