Posts Tagged Track and field

U-M regents consider design for $168 million sports complex

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan Board of Regents has approved a design for a $168 million Division I Olympic sports complex on the Ann Arbor campus.

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Arizona assistant coach accused of stalking a student quits

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A University of Arizona assistant track coach arrested for allegedly threatening a student-athlete with a box cutter has resigned.

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Arkansas pole vaulter Sandi Morris awarded national honor

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — University of Arkansas women’s pole vaulter Sandi Morris has been named national Athlete of the Week after breaking the collegiate record in the vault.

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Roger Bannister’s 4-minute mile shoes to go on auction block

The running shoes worn by Britain's Roger Bannister, the first man to run a sub 4 minute mile, on display during a media viewing at Christie's auction house in London, Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Bannister, who ran a time of 3 mins 59.4 seconds on May 6, 1954, wore theses lightweight shoes in the race. They will be sold at auction on Sept. 10, with an estimated sale price of 30-50,000 pounds sterling (US$ 46,600-77,600). (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

LONDON (AP) — The running shoes used to set one of the greatest milestones in sports history are going up for sale.

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Ducks lose marathon when Kruger’s tip wins Game 2 in 3 OTs

Anaheim Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen reacts to Chicago Blackhawks' Marcus Kruger's game winning goal during overtime in Game 2 of the Western Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs in Anaheim, Calif., on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks wished they hadn’t allowed Game 2 of the Western Conference finals to become the longest game in Honda Center history even before Marcus Kruger won it for the Chicago Blackhawks.

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