World Youth Track & Field Trials

Myrtle Beach, SC


World Youth T&F Trials: Meyers 6:32.02 Steeple USR! Jun 28, 2011

Maddie Meyers ran pretty much solo to an impressive USR time of 6:32.02 in the 2K steeple.  Wilson, Williams, Baisden and Weissenbach make it through their respective event rounds unscathed.  (Photo by John Olson)

Dreher coaches: Christal Green ranks at the top May 11, 2011

Dreher coach Daniel Brooks has been coaching track and field athletes for 30 years and helped dozens sign college scholarships,  so when he says senior Christal Green ranks, "right there at the top," that is quite an accomplishment.

Athlete Spotlight: Jonathan Russell Aug 1, 2011

  Broad Run rising senior Jonathan Russell recently completed a remarkable stretch of races to wrap up his 2011 outdoor season in competing for Team USA at the World Youth Championships in France earlier in July. Under the direction of his club coach Fenton Hugg, Russell (pictured right by Victah Sailer of took what had already been a breakthrough spring season with two state titles at the AA State Outdoor Championships including breaking a 20 year old meet record in the 300 meter hurdles to another level in the summer months. caught up Russell for an interview after returning stateside from his first international meet experience in France. Read interview with Russell...

Daniel Murtaugh: Coach, teammate and friend Jun 8, 2011

Riverside student-athlete Andrew Whaley is preparing for one of the biggest races of his life, the World Games in Athens, Greece.  Like the Gladiators of ancient times, Whaley, is a true warrior, a Special Olympian, but he won't take the journey alone.

SCUSATF annual meeting Saturday in Columbia Aug 23, 2012

The South Carolina USATF association is holding its annual meeting this Saturday at Dreher in Columbia. The meeting starts at 2 p.m. Interim state president Tim Tyler talks about USATF in the state and the past year.

S.C. USATF'S volunteer KlING: Serving the sport Sep 2, 2011

Chris Kling's introduction to the sport of track and field wasn't exactly a pleasant experience. As a freshman at Timken Senior High School, Kling ran the 800 and threw the discus, but it was a relay that left a sour taste in his mouth.

Reynolds Wins 400, Hall Second in 200 at World Youth Trials Jun 29, 2011

Today in South Carolina, Miami Jackson star Robin Reynolds captured the Girls 400 Meter victory with a 52.84 after also winning the Intermediate 400 championship last year. Arman Hall of St. Thomas Aquinas qualified for Worlds in the 200, finishing second in 21.13. This event is a qualifier for the World Youth Championships in France.

France Bound Tretez Kinnaird!!!!!!! Jun 29, 2011

Fresh off earning All-American Honors at New Balance Nationals Butler’s Tretez Kinnaird has won the 800m Run at the World Youth Track & Field Trials in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.