| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:57 PM
(Reuters) - Yohan Blake's injury troubles hit a new low as he pulled up during the 100 meters at Friday's Diamond League meeting in Glasgow.
Blake's race ended after 60 meters with the Jamaican clutching his hamstring in obvious pain as his compatriot...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:33 AM
SACRAMENTO — While many of the top performers coming off last weekend's USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships head to the European circuit, Francena McCorory is going north.
The 25-year-old London 2012 Olympic 4x400 relay gold medalist,...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:41 PM
(Reuters) - Olympic silver medallist Trey Hardee scored a runaway victory in the decathlon but headwinds slowed times for 100 metres winners Mike Rodgers and Tianna Bartoletta at the U.S. championships on Friday.
Hardee piled up 8,599 points, the year'...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:56 PM
Hampton native Francena McCorory advanced to the final in the 400-meter dash at track and field's U.S. outdoor championships in Sacramento, Calif.
The former Bethel High and Hampton University star finished in 50.05 seconds, runner-up in her heat to...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Hampton's Francena McCorory ran a personal-best time Saturday afternoon in winning the 400-meter title at the USA Track and Field outdoor championships in Sacramento, Calif.
McCorory finished her lap in 49.48 seconds to nip U.S. record-holder Sanya...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:53 PM
Hampton native Francena McCorory and rising VCU senior Kiara Porter from Tabb High were among 16 women advancing to the 400-meter semifinals at the U.S. outdoor track and field championships in Sacramento, Calif.
McCorory was fifth among the preliminary...
| May 6, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Hampton University's women took a slightly different path to extend their Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference track and field domination and required some pointed remarks from coach Maurice Pierce.
On the surface, the Lady Pirates' third consecutive outdoor...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Yvette Lewis receives a double benefit Saturday at the 2014 Hampton Indoor Invitational track meet — the opportunity to compete in front of family and friends.
“It’s special,” said the former Peninsula and Hampton University...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 2:29 PM
HAMPTON — This year's 2014 Hampton Indoor Invitational, hosted by Hampton University, served as a viable homecoming for many local athletes, but also may have represented the highest-caliber indoor invitational track meet to be held on the Peninsula...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 3:19 PM
Hampton's Francena McCorory won the women's 400 meters Sunday at the USA Indoor Track and Field championships in Albuquerque, N.M.
McCorory bested the field in 50.85 seconds, followed by Joanna Atkins (51.13) and Natasha Hastings (51.34).
| Mar 8, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Hampton's Francena McCorory won the women's world indoor title in the 400 meters Saturday in Poland with a time of 51.12.2 seconds.
She was followed by Kaliese Spencer (Jamaica) 51.54 and Shaunae Miller (Bahamas) 52.06 for silver and bronze.
| Mar 9, 2014
| 10:03 AM
The United States' women's 4x400 relay team earned gold Sunday at the indoor track and field world championships in Sopot, Poland.
Running the third leg of the relay, Hampton's Francena McCorory split 50.36 seconds before handing off to teammate...