• In this file photo dated Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, Great Britain's David Weir wins the men's marathon T54 category at the 2012 Paralympics, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in London. Six-time Paralympic gold-medalist David Weir became the first wheelchair racer to complete a mile under three minutes on Sunday, May 29, 2016, finishing the Westminster Mile in a time of 2 minutes, 57 seconds, beating his previous best by six seconds. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti, FILE)

    Weir becomes 1st wheelchair racer to do sub-3-minute mile

    LONDON (AP) — Six-time Paralympic gold-medalist David Weir became the first wheelchair racer to complete a mile in under three minutes on Sunday.

  • Theisen-Eaton wins Hypo Meeting heptathlon for 3rd time

    GOETZIS, Austria (AP) — Brianne Theisen-Eaton of Canada set this year’s best mark in heptathlon to win the Hypo Meeting for a third time on Sunday.

  • Jones sets new AA pole vault record in PIAA track events

    SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Southern Williamsport’s Katie Jones set a new AA record in the pole vault and Downingtown West’s Joshua McLemore won three AAA gold medals on Saturday in the PIAA Track & Field Championships at Shippensburg University.

  • Cahokia wins 6th consecutive Illinois boys’ Track title

    CHARLESTON (AP) — The Cahokia Comanches have won a record sixth consecutive Illinois Class 2A boys’ Track and Field title despite the absence of last year’s champion in both the long and triple jumps.

  • Canadians Warner, Theisen-Eaton lead Hypo Meeting on 1st day

    GOETZIS, Austria (AP) — Canadian decathlete Damian Warner built a slim 7-point lead over Germany’s Kai Kazmirek on the opening day of the Hypo Meeting, while Brianne Theisen-Eaton of Canada led the women’s heptathlon after four events.

  • Mo Farah wins 10K at the Prefontaine Classic

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Olympian Mo Farah of Great Britain won this third 10,000-meter title in the Prefontaine Classic on Friday night.

  • Former coach remembers Olympic hurdler Mamie Rallins

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The former coach of Olympic hurdler Mamie Rallins says she was a “hard worker” who achieved success on and off the track.

  • In this Sept. 11, 2015 file photo, Justin Gatlin, from the U.S., wins the men's 100m at the Diamond League Memorial Van Damme athletics event at Brussels' King Baudouin stadium. Before a race, the mild-mannered American sprinter says he transforms himself into the feisty guy named "J Gat," a nickname he's given to a version of himself that wants to take over the world from archrival Usain Bolt. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert, File)

    US athletes tuneup for Olympic Trials at Prefontaine meet

    With an eye toward this summer’s Olympic Trials, the 100-meter field at the Prefontaine Classic this year includes Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay.

  • International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice President and IOC Coordination Commission for Tokyo 2020 Chairman John Coates speaks during a press Briefing of the IOC Executive meeting for the Olympic Games Tokyo, in Tokyo, Thursday, May 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

    IOC expresses concern over investigation into Tokyo 2020 bid

    TOKYO (AP) — IOC vice president John Coates expressed concern Thursday over payments made to a Singapore firm which have entangled Tokyo’s winning bid for the 2020 Olympics in a bribery investigation.

  • LSU's Kramer Robertson (3) celebrates after scoring to give the team the lead over Florida during the eighth inning of a Southeastern Conference baseball tournament game Wednesday, May 25, 2016, in Hoover, Ala. (Vasha Hunt/AL.com via AP)

    LSU beats Florida 5-3 in 14-inning SEC tourney marathon

    HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Jordan Romero knocked home the go-ahead run with a pinch-hit single in the 14th inning and LSU beat Florida 5-3 in a Southeastern Conference tournament marathon that ended early Thursday morning.