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2014 USA Gymnastics Secret Classic: Ross 2nd

Last years All-Around winner Kyla Ross takes 2nd this year, 1.65 points behind Simone Biles. Ross was helped to her total score of 60.050, with the third highest Uneven Bars routine at 15.000.

2014 USA Gymnastics Secret Classic: Biles Interview

Simone Biles talks about winning the All-Around and impressing Marta Karolyi, the head of Team USA.

2014 USA Gymnastics Secret Classic: Biles wins

Current World Champ Simone Biles nails the win with the highest score on Balance Beam, 15.250, helping her win the All-Around over last years winner Kyla Ross by 1.65, at 61.700.

2014 Volleyball World Grand Prix: Ankara: USA vs Turkey Top Plays

Watch the top plays and rallies from the Turkey vs. USA match in Ankara, Turkey.

2014 Volleyball World Grand Prix: Ankara: USA vs Turkey

Turkey defeated USA at home with a score of 25-21, 27-29, 25-21, 20-25, 15-12. Turkey is now in 3rd place with 5 points and USA is in 9th.

2014 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix: Ankara, Turkey: Turkey vs. USA

Eight more teams were added to the roster of the best women’s teams in the world this year from the 20 teams in 2013, bracing for the biggest ever assembly of teams in the premier annual women’s tournament.

2014 Women’s Rugby world Cup: USA vs Ireland: Interviews

After the first match, USA Team Captain Kate Delay talks about the loss and Ireland Team Captain Fiona Coghlan talks about the win 23-17. Both teams talk about facing favorites New Zealand next.

2014 Women’s Rugby world Cup: USA vs Ireland

Pool Play, Team USA loses their first game 17-23 against Ireland. In the four team pool USA is now 3rd and Ireland is 2nd, as New Zealand holds the lead.

2014 Volleyball World Grand Prix: Ankara: Top Plays from USA vs Russia

Watch the top plays from the USA vs. Russia match from Ankara.

2014 Volleyball World Grand Prix: Ankara: USA vs Russia

In Pool Play, Russia beats USA 1-3 in Ankara with a score board of 25-22, 18-25, 20-25, 20-25.

2014 IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup: Paris, France: USA vs. Ireland

Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014 runs from August 1 – 17 in Paris. The pool stages will be played at Marcoussis with Stade Jean Bouin hosting the semi-finals and final.

2014 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix: Ankara, Turkey: USA vs. Russia

Eight more teams were added to the roster of the best women’s teams in the world this year from the 20 teams in 2013, bracing for the biggest ever assembly of teams in the premier annual women’s tournament.

Kemar Bailey-Cole Steps Out of Usain Bolt’s Shadow

Kemar Bailey-Cole (Andrew Winning/Reuters) By Michael Hann (Reuters) – Usain Bolt’s training partner Kemar Bailey-Cole took advantage of the Olympic champion’s absence to coolly grab 100 meters gold at the Commonwealth Games on Monday but Veronica Campbell Brown failed to seal a Jamaican double. With the six-time Olympic champion and world record holder Bolt only […]

USA Triathlon Super Sprint Series To Make Las Vegas Stop

Gwen Jorgensen (Janos Schmidt/ITU) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Triathlon, in conjunction with KANGA Productions, is pleased to announce the 2014 USA Triathlon Super Sprint Series will return to the Las Vegas Convention Center on Thursday, Sept. 11. The event, officially designated as the 2014 USA Triathlon Elite Sprint National Championships, will offer $70,000 in […]

Team USA Wins Most Medals at IAAF World Junior Championships

Members of Team USA at the IAAF World Junior Championships (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images) By Seth Rubinroit Team USA led all countries with 11 gold medals at the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon. The U.S. recorded 206 points, easily defeating the next closest country, Kenya (82 points). The 21 combined medals for […]

Team USA’s Torrin Lawrence Dies in Car Accident

Torrin Lawrence (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) INDIANAPOLIS — USA Track & Field mourns the loss of Torrin Lawrence, who died early Monday morning in a car accident.  A Jacksonville, Fla. native, Lawrence represented Team USA at both the inaugural IAAF World Relays in 2014 and USA vs. The World in 2013. Lawrence was a multi-time NCAA […]

2014 Junior Track and Field World Championships: USA wins Women’s 4x100m Relay

Teahna Daniels, Ariana Washington, Jada Martin, and Kaylin Whitney of the USA Women’s team take gold in the 4x100m in 43.46.

2014 Junior Track and Field World Championships: USA wins Men’s 4x100m Relay

Jalen Miller, Trayvon Bromell, Kendal Williams, and Trentavis Friday of the USA Men’s team take gold in the 4x100m in 38.70.

Six Senior U.S. Titles Won At 2014 USA Gymnastics Championships

PHOTO CREDIT: John Chang The 2014 USA Gymnastics Championships at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky., wrapped up with the finals in junior and senior trampoline, senior rhythmic gymnastics and junior and senior acrobatic gymnastics. The final six senior champions are: rhythmic gymnastics, all-around – Jazzy Kerber of Highland Park, Ill./North Shore Rhythmic Gymnastics […]

Usain Bolt Chides Doping Officials Over Tyson Gay Ban

Usain Bolt (Robert Deutsch/USA TODAY Sports) By Kayon Raynor (Reuters) – Usain Bolt believes anti-doping officials have sent a “bad message to the sport,” after American sprinter Tyson Gay received only a one-year ban following a positive test for an anabolic steroid. “I’m not really happy with the situation and with how it was done,” […]

2014 Race Unlikely Between Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin

Usain Bolt (Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports) (Reuters) – Usain Bolt will return to Rio de Janeiro next month to run a special 100 meters on the beach, he said on his website on Sunday, but the Jamaican world record holder is now unlikely to race against Justin Gatlin this year. The six times Olympic gold […]

2014 Diving World Cup: Men’s Spring Board Synchro: USA 4th

Samuel Dorman and David Boudia take 4th for USA in the Men’s 3m Synchro Spring Boar event.

2014 Diving World Cup: Women’s Platform Synchro: USA 8th

Katrina Young and Amy Cozad come in 8th and bring 281.82 points for the Women’s Platform Synchro.

2014 Diving world Cup: Men’s Platform Synchro: USA 3rd

David Boudia and Steele Johnson (USA) claim bronze by less than three points over Mexico. Their biggest dive was in the three round, scoring 81.60, helping them get a total of 414.12.

USA Fencing Team Travels to Senior Worlds

Miles Chamley-Watson (Nicole Jomantas/USA Fencing) (Colorado Springs, Colo.) – The USA Fencing Team had one of its most successful Senior World Championships in 2013 and Team USA’s medalists will be back for more in Kazan, Russia from July 15-23. Individual preliminary rounds will take place from July 15-17 for athletes ranked outside the top 16 […]

Ann Arbor Named “America’s Top Swim City” by USA Swimming

University of Michigan pool (Courtesy of University of Michigan) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 14, 2014) – Ann Arbor, Michigan, is the best swim city in America, according to a new study commissioned by USA Swimming and leading swimwear brand Speedo. The community claimed the highest aggregate score in categories such as percentage of active swimmers […]

Team USA Set for FINA World Cup in Shanghai

 David Boudia and Nick McCrory (Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports) Olympic medalists David Boudia, Abby Johnston and Nick McCrory are among the 12 divers set to compete for Team USA at the FINA Diving World Cup, set for July 15-20 in Shanghai. The World Cup is the top international meet of the 2014 season and is […]

2014 Men’s Volleyball World League: USA vs Serbia 4: Top Scores

Pool Play, Check out the best scores in featuring some great kills and killer block, as Team USA would win 3-1 over Serbia and advance to the Finals.

2014 Men’s Volleyball World League: Pool Play: USA vs Serbia 4

Pool Play, after getting blanked in game three, 0-3, 4th ranked Team USA comes back in a must win game to advance to the Finals, beating 5th ranked Serbia at home, 25-21, 20-25, 27-25, 25-20. Team USA ends with a record of 9-3.

2014 Men’s Volleyball World League: Pool Play: Serbia vs USA 3

The USA team started the tournament strongly with a 7-0 record and have been playing surprisingly poorly. Serbia manages to take advantage, and beat the USA team.

Team USA Roster for IAAF World Junior Championships

Trayvon Bromell (Kirby Lee/USA TODAY) INDIANAPOLIS — Record-setting high schoolers and NCAA champions highlight Team USA’s 89-member roster for the 8th IAAF World Junior Championships, scheduled for July 22-27 at Historic Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. The roster includes eight individual medalists from 2013 IAAF World Youth Championships, four NCAA champions and seventeen athletes with […]

USA Women’s Eagles Announce Roster For Rugby World Cup

The USA Women’s National Rugby Team (Twitter: @USARugby) BOULDER, Colo. — The Women’s Eagles have been selected for the IRB Women’s Rugby World Cup 2014. In total, 26 players will have the chance to represent the U.S.A. in Paris for the prestigious tournament. Additionally, four players will accompany the team to Paris as reserves. “It […]

2014 Men’s Volleyball World League: USA vs Russia 4: top scores

In pool Play, Check out the best scores in featuring a huge rally, and an accidental smash in the face as Russia final gets a win over USA this season, 3-0.

2014 Men’s Volleyball World League: Pool Play: USA vs Russia 4

Pool Play, after losing the first three matches, 2nd ranked Russia comes back to sweep 4th ranked Americans 25-21, 25-19, 25-21 in match four. USA is now 8-2 and Russia 5-5.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Sum wins 800m

Eunice Jepkoech Sum (KEN) remains undefeated this season, winning today with a season best at 1:58.48. .31 seconds faster than Yekaterina Poistogova (RUS).

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Pole Vault Fail

Former junior world champ Thiago Braz (GRA) second try at 5.87 meters goes about as wrong as it can. Still he managed to finish 2nd, after walking away, seemingly, unharmed by his drop in the box.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Culson wins 400m hurdles

Javier Culson (PUR) holds off a late charge by Michael Tinsley (USA) by .08 seconds, winning at 48.32 seconds and now ties Tinsley for the lead in the Diamond League.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Kwemoi wins 1500m

18 year old Ronald Kwemoi (KEN) shows off his speed getting the win, beating Silas Kiplagat (KEN) by .33 seconds with a personal best at 3:31.48. Kiplagat leads the Diamond League.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Lagarde wins 110m hurdles

After a false start, Pascal Martinot-Lagarde (FRA) gets his third straight Diamond League win with a world leading time of 13.06, winning by .07 seconds over Sergey Shubenkov (RUS). David Oliver was 4th, 13.23.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Cherono wins 3000m

Mercy Cherono (KEN) gets the win at 8:50.24, by .57 seconds in the last meters over Genzebe Dibaba (ETH). Combined with 5000m races as well, Cherono has seasons lead.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Kirani wins 400m

As he did in Eugene (which was a non-Diamond League race), Kirani James (GRN) held off Lashawn Merritt (USA) to get his first DL win this season at 43.74, by .18 seconds, though Merritt leads with three wins.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Henderson wins Long Jump

Newly crowned American Champ Jeff Henderson gets his second Diamond League win, beating the Olympic Champ, Greg Rutherford (GBR) by .12 meters, at 8.31 meters.

2014 Diamond League: Lausanne: Gatlin vs Gay in 100m

Team USA packs a 1, 2, 3 punch sweeping the 100 meter race during the 2014 Diamond League Lausanne. Tyson Gay, returning from a recent ban, settles for second place, falling only .13 seconds behind Justin Gatlin. Gatlin, who remains undefeated this season, took first place with the best time of 9.80 and Michael Rodgers landed in third place with a final time of 9.98.

2014 IAAF Diamond League: Lausanne, Switzerland (Mobile)

Renowned the workd over for fast times on the track and a passionate crowd off it, the 2014 edition will be the 38th Athletissima and the fifth to be held as part of the IAAF Diamond League.

2014 IAAF Diamond League: Lausanne, Switzerland

The Lausanne meeting is one of two IAAF Diamond League events to be held in Switzerland., alongside Zurich’s Weltklasse. Known as Athletissima, the meeting was first held in 1977 at the Stade Stade Pierre de Coubertin, but now takes place in the Stade de la Pontaise. Renowned the workd over for fast times on the track and a passionate crowd off it, the 2014 edition will be the 38th Athletissima and the fifth to be held as part of the IAAF Diamond League.

2014 USA Bobsled & Skeleton Athlete Award Recipients

Elana Meyers and Lolo Jones (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Bongarts/Getty Images) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 30, 2014)- Eleven USA Bobsled & Skeleton athletes were honored for their 2013-2014 season accomplishments in Colorado Springs on Saturday evening at the seventh annual gala awards dinner. The gala concluded a four-day national team camp at the Olympic Training Center. […]

2014 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships Recap

The USATF Outdoor Championships returned to Sacramento for 2014. The 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships brought the nation’s best athletes to Northern California while also serving as the final stop of the 2014 Outdoor USATF Championship Series. Men’s and Women’s 100m: In the 100m men’s final, Mike Rodgers (St. Louis, Missouri) rocketed to his first U.S. title since […]

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Hammer Throw

Kibwe Johnson nailed his titel winning throw in the second round at 74.16 meters, beating AG Kruger by .82 meters, who also hit his big throw in the second row.

2014 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships: Sacramento, CA: UniSport Show: June 29 (Mobile)

The 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships will bring the nation’s best athletes to Northern California while also serving as the final stop on of the 2014 Outdoor USATF Championship Series.

2014 USA Track & Field Outdoor Championships: Sacramento, CA: UniSport Show: June 29

The 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships will bring the nation’s best athletes to Northern California while also serving as the final stop on of the 2014 Outdoor USATF Championship Series.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Men’s 10,000m

Galen Rupp keeps his US title beating Chris Derrick by 6.11 seconds, with a time of 28:12.07.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Women’s 10,000m

Jordan Hasay clearly kicked too soon as Kim Conley roared back for the win at 32:02.07, winning by 1.21 seconds.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Men’s 5,000m

As he has done in the past, now at 39 years old, Bernard Lagat gets the title and the win at 13:31.41, beating Andrew Bumbalough by .60 seconds.

2014 USA Track and Field Championship: Women’s 5,000m

Shannon Rowbury moved to the front in the final meters, but it wasn’t enough as Molly Huddle claims her second career US Women’s 5,000 title at 15:01.56, beating Rowbury by .05 seconds.

 
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