Burke graduate Raven Saunders is listed on MileSplit's list to vote for athlete of the year. Voting closes Sunday at 5 p.m.
Raven Saunders wins silver at World Juniors, video interviews
Raven Saunders finished second in the shot put with a best throw of 54 feet, six inches. Tianqian Guo of China was first in 58 feet, 1 inch.
WATCH Raven Saunders grab Silver on Final Throw in World Juniors Shot Final
On her final throw at the World Junior Championshipsin Eugene, Raven Saunders moved up from bronze to silver medal in the women's shot put. Watch Saunders' final throw in the women's shot put video highlights along with her post-event interview.
Next US women's medal contender on deck - Raven Saunders
The next member of the US junior women's team at the World Junior Championships with a great chance to medal will be Raven Saunders. Watch our interview with Saunders after her prelim qualifying performance (54'10.75") before she competes in tonight's finals at 6:35 PM PT.
MileSplit names Raven Saunders to All-American SP team
Burke alumna Raven Saunders is one of eight individuals selected to the MileSplit All-American Team in the girls shot put from the 2014 outdoor season.
MileSplit All-American Team - Girls Shot Put
The following 8 individuals have been selected to the MileSplit All-American Team in the girls shot put from the 2014 outdoor season as they have been chosen by MileSplit as the 8 best national performers in their event from this past spring.
Raven Saunders wins Chicagoland Throws shot put
Girls shot put national record holder Raven Saunders tuned up in between competing in the U.S. Juniors last weekend and World Juniors in two weeks with the Burke graduate putting together an impressive series at in Illinois at the Chicagoland Throws with four marks over 50 feet.
Best throwers showed down in Chi-Town
Many of the top throwers in the country traveled to Chicago this weekend to compete in the Chicagoland Throwers Series, which has been a great post-season opportunity for the nation's elite in the shot, discus, javelin, and hammer. The National Scholastic Athletic Foundation helps many of these athletes fly in from all over the country to compete in the the event.
Saunders entered in Chicagoland Throws
Raven Saunders is continuing her summer season this weekend at the Chicagoland Throws.
Austin Meek: Fundraising her way to TrackTown
It wasn’t a cheap trip, but Raven Saunders really wanted to be here. She’d earned her place, setting a national high school record with a throw of 56 feet, 8 1/4 inches earlier this year. That was the easy part. (via The Register-Guard)
Raven Saunders to attend ESPY Awards
Burke High graduate Raven Saunders added yet another title to her ever-growing list of accomplishments on Saturday night.
Saunders wins shot put in Eugene, advances to World Jr. Championships
Burke graduate Raven Saunders continued her winning season by capturing the shot put title at the USATF Championships. Saunders had a best of 55 feet, 10.25 inches.
Top Entrants for Day 1 Field Events at US Junior Nationals
Top entrants of the field events being held on day one (Saturday) of the 2014 USATF Junior National Track & Field Championships. Event previews to be posted later today.
Raven Saunders traveling to Eugene for USATF Jr. Championships
Burke alumna Raven Saunders, indoor and outdoor national record holder, is competing Saturday in the shot put at the USATF Junior Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene.