Jorden O'Neal performed spectacularly in the girls long jump at the California State Meet yesterday at Veterans Stadium in Clovis, CA.
O'Neal will be jumping in today's final at 5:00pm. Unfortunately yesterday's jumping marks were thrown out due to an electronic measuring error.
In this segment, Bryant Gumbel covers an issue many track & field coaches discuss. Most track & field programs urge students to take college level courses to prepare for college. If track & field students aren't able to achieve adequate grades in college level courses they should seek tutoring to bring them up to speed. Some schools who care soley about winning and not the student-athlete pre-select non-essential courses in some high school and college programs to keep your child eligible - click here.
Parents I strongly urge you to watch episode 204 in its entirety if you have access to HBO. Make a point to become involved in your child's high school and college courses should they become a member of an athletic team. - Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel
The 2014 Track Season will soon be underway. Purchasing track shoes from local stores can be quite frustrating. You'll find poor selections and expensive prices. Make life easier on yourself and purchase great track shoes at good prices online.
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