Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news
Contact | RSS | Search

Shalane Flanagan Named USATF Athlete Of The Week

Former Tar Heel runner Shalane Flanagan was named USA Track & Field's Athlete of the Week after setting an American record in the women's 3,000 meters Saturday at the 2007 Reebok Boston Indoor Games. A 2004 Olympian and the 2005 USA Outdoor 5,000m champion, Flanagan ran 8:33.25 in the RBK women's 3,000 to bury Regina Jacobs' previous 3,000 AR of 8:39.14. (Tar Heel Blue)

Recent Track & Field Articles:

Tar Heels Honor Outstanding Performances At Rammy Awards

Video: Hometown favorite Shalane Flanagan aims to win Boston Marathon

Shalane Flanagan Has Extra Incentive To Push For Historic Boston Marathon Win

Shalane Flanagan is motivated and ready to roll for the Boston Marathon

Shalane Flanagan to Appear in '60 Minutes' Episode