Track and Field
- Three-time Olympian (2008, 2012, 2016); two-time Olympic medalist (gold, silver)
- Rio 2016 Olympic Games, T-7th
- London 2012 Olympic Games, gold
- Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, silver
- Most recent: 2016 – gold
- Years of participation: Outdoor – 2007, 2011, 2013, 2015; Indoor – 2008, 2014, 2016
- Medals: 3 (1 gold, 2 silvers)
- Gold – 2016
- Silver – 2008, 2013
- 2015 Pan American Games, bronze
Red, White & Trending: Aug. 19-25
Jamie MacDonald Aug. 26, 2016
The Olympic Games are over, but we have not only the photo highlights from the Closing Ceremony (the selfies, the ponchos, the pre-event dance parties), but also the first signs of the Paralympic Games set to pick up where Team USA left off (Amy Purdy has already arrived, and she has some news), medal-stacking skills taught by Michael Phelps to Simone Biles, Olympic cheat days (yes, involving doughnuts topped with bacon), the ultimate whirlwind of a return for the Final Five, a gold-worthy electric slide, Olympians getting back to work in Paris, a hockey legend's push-ups, winter athletes checking in from the other side of the world and much more.
Sandi Morris Continues Team USA’s Strong Pole Vault Tradition, Wins Silver
Jaylon Thompson Aug. 19, 2016
In her Olympic debut, Morris finished second to Greece’s Ekaterini Stefanidi.
U.S. Olympic Committee Announces 558-Member 2016 U.S. Olympic Team
United States Olympic Committee July 23, 2016
Team USA features 190 returning Olympians, 66 Olympic champions.
5 Takeaways From The U.S. Olympic Team Trials For Track And Field
Karen Rosen July 11, 2016
Who's the youngest on the team? The oldest? Which 2012 medalists will return? Who missed out?
Olympic Trials Conclude With Unfinished Business For Track And Field Stars
Karen Rosen July 10, 2016
Centrowitz, Clement and Bowie succeed, while Allyson Felix is unable to make the 200.
Jenn Suhr Adds First World Indoors Pole Vault Title To Impressive Resume
Craig Bohnert March 18, 2016
Team USA’s Sandi Morris took silver, while Sam Kendricks won silver for the men.
Top 10 Events To Watch For At Track And Field Indoor Worlds
Ken Stone March 16, 2016
The indoor world championships are in the U.S. for the first time in 29 years.
Red, White & Trending: Jan. 1-7
Jamie MacDonald Jan. 08, 2016
Two- (going on three-) sport Paralympic star Alana Nichols made history this week skiing gnarly Silverton Mountain; an Olympic pole vaulter's parents make someone a millionaire; Kelsey Robinson entertains with an, ahem, unique game day warmup routine.
LaShawn Merritt Ties Carl Lewis, Allyson Felix For Most Track And Field World Medals By American
USA Track & Field Aug. 26, 2015
Merritt takes silver in the 400-meter, while Little and Tate go 2-3 in women's 400-meter hurdles.
In First Trip Outside The U.S., Clayton Murphy Strikes Gold In Toronto
Mike Gardner July 24, 2015
Team USA earned eight medals, including two golds, to bring its track and field medal count to 26.
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