| Jun 5, 2012
| 9:44 AM
Events/time: 100 hurdles (14.45); 300 hurdles (43.46); long jump (19-6)
Season highlights: Won district 300 hurdles and long jump, second in 100 hurdles; regionals: second 100/300 hurdles; first in long jump; Class...
| Jun 11, 2012
Jimmy Kelleher lives in Coopersburg, goes to school at Palisades High School in Bucks County, but spends most of his time on Ridge Avenue in Allentown.
The 17-year-old Kelleher, who will be a senior at Palisades in the fall, is a promising young...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 6:28 PM
When Jannah Tucker visited the University of Tennessee in February, she began to see herself as a Lady Vol. This past weekend, the New Town rising senior knew for sure.
Tucker, a member of the U.S. Under-18 national team, orally committed to the Lady...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 9:43 PM
A year ago, Sam Mikulak was dealt a major setback in his quest to reach the London Olympics as a gymnast.
He always had dreams of reaching the Olympics while growing up in Newport Beach and training at SCATS Gymnastics in Huntington Beach.
| Jun 26, 2012
| 8:03 PM
Back in high school when Sharon Day was building herself as the greatest athlete to come out of Costa Mesa High, she competed in volleyball, soccer and track and field.
In the spring, she excelled in track and field. At most meets, she racked up...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Despite strong performances in her last two full major events, equestrian Allison Springer of Barrington Hills wound up only as a disappointed alternate to the five-member U.S. eventing team at the London Olympics.
The team was named after the Barbary...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:16 PM
One afternoon in early June, Ken Mallette was in Jacksonville driving from a funeral when he got a text message about severe storms striking Maryland. One of the storms' 11 tornadoes had just ravaged nearby Fallston.
In his second week as executive...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 3:43 PM
As with any young professional, updating one's resume is important to Whitney Pavlik. But for the former UC Irvine women's volleyball standout who is now excelling in professional beach volleyball, recurring success had rendered such editing something...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 7:12 PM
LONDON — Moments after providing track and field's enduring snapshot of the 2012 Olympics, Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt grabbed a news photographer's camera in the middle of his victory lap.
The same lens had just been trained on Bolt as he...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 10:15 PM
Like most Americans, Dan Glenn had a rooting interest on both sides of the net Wednesday. The Newport Harbor High girls' volleyball coach entering his 27th season said watching the live afternoon feed of the women's beach volleyball gold-medal match...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 7:18 PM
They used words like passion and embrace and emphasized the tagline "a city leaps forward."
But Leonardo Gryner perhaps put it best when the CEO of Rio de Janeiro's organizing committee offered a hint of what to expect at the 2016 Olympics in the...