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Kirk Bohls

American-Statesman Staff

Bohls: LSU’s Richardson shows flair and a speed that’s rare

Sha’Carri Richardson had one busy Saturday. Busier than most. And faster than most as well. That’s to be expected from a young woman who was the No. 1 sprinter recruit in the nation in 2018 and is flirting with becoming one of the best female sprinters to ever come out … Read More

NCAA track and field notes: USC has best time of year in women’s 400 relay

As expected, USC won the women’s 400-meter relay in 42.21 seconds, the best time in the world this year, at the NCAA track and field championships Saturday at Myers Stadium. The Lady Trojans finished ahead of LSU (42.29) and Arkansas (42.79). Entering the national championships, USC had recorded the three … Read More

NCAA track notebook: A&M’s Gittens, UT’s Zamzow battle in heptathlon

After the first three events in the women’s heptathlon at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships at Myers Stadium, Texas A&M sophomore Tyra Gittens leads with 2,878 points. Gittens totaled 22 points for the Aggies in three events at the SEC Championships and qualified for the NCAA finals in … Read More