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USC Names Track Field After Allyson Felix
January 26, 2023
USC will honor the achievements of 11-time Olympic medalist Allyson Felix by naming their track field after her. The L.A. native graduated from USC in 2008 with a degree in education and went on to become the most decorated American Track and Field athlete in history. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Arnell Golden
January 26, 2023
West L.A. College freshman sprinter Arnell Golden is putting in the work to become an Olympian. This season, he wants to work on his aggression on the track. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Anthony Whitsey
December 22, 2022
Washington Prep senior Anthony Whitsey is a multisport athlete who has competed in football, track and field, basketball, and baseball. This year marked his fourth year playing varsity football. ... read more »
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Student Athlete of the Week: Shawn Pringle
December 8, 2022
During his first year playing varsity, Los Angeles high school junior Shawn Pringle took on the onus of being the quarterback for the Romans. In the 10 games they played, Pringle made 60 passes for 1494 yards and 19 touchdowns. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Chandler Smith
November 17, 2022
West Los Angeles College track and field athlete Chandler Smith has been competing in sprints since an early age. At six years old, she started playing tennis but seeing her brother compete in track piqued her interest in the sport. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Carter Morgan
November 10, 2022
Carter Morgan enjoys sprinting and has the skills to compete in elite track meets.  Over the summer, he was a contender in the 7-8 100m and 200m events and he also competed in the javelin throw. ... read more »
Black Lightning Track Club Excels in Junior Olympics
November 3, 2022
The Black Lightning Track Club has been excelling on the biggest stages of track and field. This past summer, runners from the club took top spots in sprints and relays during the Junior Olympics. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Gabriel Dean
October 20, 2022
The effort that sophomore Gabriel Dean put in the Washington Prep football team helped them to a 5-2 overall record and a 3-0 Metro League record. ... read more »
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Student Athlete of the Week: Jason Graves
October 13, 2022
Last year, after football season was over for Inglewood senior Jason Graves, he decided to compete in shot put. His football coaches recommended that he participate in track and field. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Andre Johnson Jr
September 29, 2022
Recent View Park graduate Andre Johnson Jr was a member of the rugby program for two years. He was invited to compete in the sport as a freshman. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Raiya Thomas
September 1, 2022
During his time at Crenshaw High School, Raiya Thomas competed in track and field because he wants to get faster and because of the health benefits. ... read more »
Track Star Alexis Love Thrives After Retirement
August 11, 2022
It was in April of 2019 when professional track runner Alexis Love decided to retire. Her desire to call it a career was nothing short of divine. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Tamaya Hemphill
June 23, 2022
Inglewood junior Tamaya Hemphill is always willing to try new things and it has led her to many opportunities. She is a cheerleader who competes in track and field but decided to try Cross Country and girl’s flag football. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Tamir Washington
June 16, 2022
During his sophomore year, Tamir Washington and his friend tried out for the boy’s rugby team at View Park high school on a whim. ... read more »
West L.A. College Student Reaches State Meet in Heptathlon
May 12, 2022
In her first season of collegiate track competition, West L.A. track and field student athlete Angel Morris qualified for the state championship in the heptathlon. ... read more »
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