USATF State Junior Olympics 2011

Myrtle Beach, SC


On this Day: Daniel Murtaugh: Coach, Teammate and Friend Jun 8, 2020

Riverside student-athlete Andrew Whaley is preparing for one of the biggest races of his life, the World Games in Athens, Greece.  Like the Gladiators of ancient times, Whaley, is a true warrior, a Special Olympian, but he won't take the journey alone.

Dreher coaches: Christal Green ranks at the top May 11, 2011

Dreher coach Daniel Brooks has been coaching track and field athletes for 30 years and helped dozens sign college scholarships,  so when he says senior Christal Green ranks, "right there at the top," that is quite an accomplishment.

S.C. USATF'S volunteer KlING: Serving the sport Sep 2, 2011

Chris Kling's introduction to the sport of track and field wasn't exactly a pleasant experience. As a freshman at Timken Senior High School, Kling ran the 800 and threw the discus, but it was a relay that left a sour taste in his mouth.

Coach uses running to motivate kids | The Post and Courier Jan 21, 2011

When Tami Thompson Dennis was interviewed by a newspaper reporter as a 10-year-old state champion swimmer, she was remarkably clear about her life's calling. "I said I either wanted to be an Olympic swimmer or wanted to help kids with fitness when I got older. It's really eerie that I kne... (via