Akers Ferry Canoe Rental, on the upper Current River, has been hit by the shutdown, according to representatives from three generations of the Maggard family business seen here, Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013: Marcus, 42, Brandilyn, 14, Eleanor and her husband Eugene, 72, whose father started the bu…
Tucsonan Bernard Lagat, finishing second to Galen Rupp in the 5,000, says making the Olympic team "was the most important thing. … I've been looking for something I don't have so far, and that is the Olympic gold medal."
UA's Brigetta Barrett and her flashy fingernails cleared 6 feet in the high jump prelims. "No reason why I can't go out there and do this," she said.
Bernard Lagat, left, and former NAU standout Lopez Lomong finished in the top three in the 5,000 meters to earn trips to the London Olympics.
EUGENE, Ore. - Wide-eyed and reaching, Tucsonan Bernard Lagat leaned into his last chance.
Justin Gatlin took another huge step in his comeback after a four-year drug ban, winning the 100 meters Sunday at the Olympic trials. The 2004 gold medalist and 2005 world champion was almost speechless afterward.
EUGENE, Ore. - A year after hip surgery that made it seem very unlikely, Tyson Gay is headed to London.
Brigetta Barrett holds the UA women's record with a high jump of 6 feet 5 1/2 inches and has won back-to-back NCAA indoor and outdoor titles.
She paused, inhaled and stared down at her left hand.