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Aggies Add To Sprint Factory With STA's Sparling & Spaulding Todd Grasley Nov 20, 2014

Krystal Sparling and Diamond Spaulding dazzled fans with their speed and were an opponent's worst nightmare. The St. Thomas Aquinas senior are arguably the most potent 1-2 punch in the country on one of the most dominant programs in the nation. As juniors, the pair were part of the Raider's national leading 4x200m relay, US#4 4x100m relay, and US#2 4x400m relay. Recently, the announced they will be headed out west, signing with Texas A&M.

Greater Louisville Classic College Preview Press Release Oct 3, 2013

Louisville, KY- The Louisville Sports Commission (LSC) will host 112 colleges and universities from 20 states and Canada in the 12th  Annual Greater Louisville Classic (GLC), which should be the second largest college meet contested in the United States in 2013. 

Henry Hires Grimes as Track and Field Assistant Coach Jul 26, 2013

Texas A&M track and field head coach Pat Henry, who won his seventh NCAA title at Texas A&M earlier in 2013, has hired Kris Grimes as an assistant coach for the Aggie track and field program. Grimes previously served as an assistant coach at the University of Nebraska and he will work with the multi-event student-athletes as well as the jumpers at Texas A&M. (via www.kbtx.com)

Brown Ready To Make Noise At Dream 100 Tony Jones May 24, 2013

The future Texas A&M Aggie has had a wonderful season in which she helped her anchored her relay mates in all-time record form.   The 4x100r cranked 46.10 to place fourth in the Penn Relays Championship of the America; the 4x200r rocked the IL state meet in 1:36.86.  

In Her Own Words: Shamier Little Shamier Little May 22, 2013

Hey, this weekend was just too great I swear. I finished off my highschool track season down state at Charlestonl Illinois, and competed in four events (100 hurdles, 400, 300 hurdles, and 200). I don't even know where to start..Last year I did all four events, and broke five records over the course of two days. I took home a third place state trophy all by myself.

In Her Own Words: Shamier Little Shamier Little May 6, 2013

Track season is almost over. Well, not completely over. Once I stop, I'll be back on the track in a few months,but highschool track is almost over. I'm a senior. So far, I've had some good meets. Especially indoor. Recently, I went to Penn Relays. Days before I even flew to Pennsylvania, I was all worked up and nervous about my race. I don't remember it ever being that bad.

In Her Own Words: Shamier Little Shamier Little Mar 9, 2013

Shamier little here. Hai yawwwll. I'm in New York! There was a struggle getting here, but eventually, I made it.  New York is nice. It's not too different from Chicago. It is a little bit more "city" if that makes sense. I'm staying with the family of Dante Price and they're pretty cool people. We went to the Armory and its crazy up there. I got my backpack, and I love it . I'm a bag person because purses creep me out. I've already seen a few people from the Brooks PR meet, and from other meets in the past, and I hope I can hang out with them over this hectic weekend. 

In Her Own Words: Shamier Little Shamier Little Mar 1, 2013

Hai guys, it's Shammmm Little. I am back from Seattle and I had a great time. I met some really cool me track friends and got to catch up with others.I played some angry birds, played some basketball, did a little dancing, ate, and slept. I hate hate hate traveling, but I love the experience of meeting new people and getting better. We got some pretty nice Brooks gear and I think it's making my Nike stuff a little jealous.

Brooks PR Invitational Illinois Connections - Shamier Little Todd Grasley Feb 19, 2013

The Brooks PR Invitational brings together the nations top track and field athletes from across the country to compete at the Dempsey Center in Seattle, Washington, one of the fastest indoor tracks in the nation. The meet consists of seven events the 60 meter dash, 60 meter hurdles, 400 meter dash, 800 meter run, one mile run, and two mile run. Illinois is well represented sending six of the state's finest to Seattle. Leading up to the meet we will spotlight these talented runners.  

Aggies Land Distance Star Alex Riba Todd Grasley Jan 30, 2013

O'Fallon senior Alex Riba didn't mind the recruiting process. He just rolled with the punches and went along for the ride. Visits to schools across the country, lots of food, and meeting new people. He visited Arkansas, Alabama, Auburn and Texas A&M. 

Lindblom's Little Has Big Plans At Texas A&M Todd Grasley Jan 8, 2013

When you are a five-time state champion like Lindblom's Shamier Little the choice of colleges you can pick from are plentiful. She visited the University of Tennesseee, Texas A&M, South Carolina, and the University of Alabama. She says the process wasn't as hectic as she thought it would be, but the hardest point was having to tell coaches at the end she would not be attending their school.

Olivia Ekpone claims silver in World Junior 200m Jul 13, 2012

Texas A&M's Olivia Ekpone claimed a silver medal at the IAAF World Junior Championships on Friday as she utilized a strong finish in the 200 meters to set a career best time of 23.15 seconds. (via )

Sam Humphreys successfully defends Big 12 javelin title May 13, 2011

Texas A&M totaled 37 points in three throwing events on the opening day of the Big 12 Outdoor Championships. Sam Humphreys defended his javelin title while Bonnie Richardson led a 2-3-6-8 Aggie crew in the women's javelin with a 16-foot PR.

Aggies ready to showcase talents at 84th Texas Relays Apr 6, 2011

Texas A&M will showcase its talents over four days of the 84th Texas Relays this weekend, starting with the heptathlon and decathlon on Wednesday and Thursday. The Aggies have been named outstanding team of the Relays the past two years.

Texas A&M wins nine events at Arizona State Invite Mar 27, 2011

Amid the nine victories attained by Texas A&M at the Arizona State Invitational, Demetrius Pinder enjoyed a special moment when he defeated Olympic 400m champion Jeremy Wariner over 200-meters on a cool night in the desert.

Casey Strong breaks Aggie record in hammer Mar 25, 2011

Texas A&M hammer thrower Casey Strong broke an 11-year-old school record with a toss of 190-4 at the Arizona State Invitational on Friday evening. Action continues on Saturday with field events starting at 10 a.m., running events at 5 p.m.

Aggie women start season No. 1, A&M men are ranked No. 2 Mar 24, 2011

Preseason rankings for the outdoor track and field season have Texas A&M women No. 1 and the Aggie men No. 2. The second outdoor meet of the season will have A&M in Tempe, Arizona for the Arizona State Invitational this weekend.

Aggies open outdoor campaign at Aztec Invitational Mar 18, 2011

Texas A&M will open the outdoor portion of its season this weekend at the San Diego State Aztec Invitational. Aggies will contest the men's hammer on Friday afternoon, with the remainder of the team in action on Saturday.

Aggie men NCAA Indoor runner-up, A&M women fifth Mar 12, 2011

Texas A&M repeats its finish at NCAA Indoor with the men placing second and the women finishing fifth. Gold medals and school records were claimed by Jessica Beard, Demetrius Pinder and both 4x400 relays.

Aggies add two more to 2011 signing class Feb 3, 2011

Texas A&M adds two more athletes - a distance runner and thrower - to its signing class, which now totals 29. The Aggies compete in New York City this weekend at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational.

Aggie Track & Field Signing Day 2011 Feb 1, 2011

Click here for Signing Day coverage beginning at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 2. AggieAthletics.com is your source for official Signing Day coverage.

Texas A&M defeats LSU in dual meet Jan 22, 2011

In a dual meet between two nationally ranked programs, Texas A&M defeated LSU in both men's and women's competition Saturday at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium.

Coach Henry comments regarding Curtis Mitchell Jan 12, 2011

Texas A&M head coach Pat Henry releases a statement regarding Aggie senior sprinter Curtis Mitchell, who decided to pursue a professional career with a year of eligibility remaining at Texas A&M.

Texas A&M Open - Heat Sheets Jan 6, 2011

The Texas A&M Open will be held on Friday and Saturday, Jna. 7-8. Start time on Friday is 5 p.m., while Saturday's morning session begins at 9:30 a.m. and the afternoon session starts at 4 p.m.

Aggie women win Crimson Classic, men place third Sep 18, 2010

Texas A&M women defeated host Alabama by four points, 53-57, to claim the team title at the 22nd annual Crimson Classic on Saturday. The Aggie men finished third behind Alabama and Mississippi.

Texas A&M Cross Country Invitational CANCELED Sep 9, 2010

The Texas A&M Invitational, scheduled for Friday evening, has been canceled due to flooding of the Penberthy Intramural Fields this week from heavy rains with the tropical storm that passed through the area.

Aggies host Invitational on A&M campus Friday evening Sep 9, 2010

The Texas A&M Invitational will be held Friday evening under the lights at Penberthy Intramural Fields. University and high school divisions will be contested. The collegiate field includes 10 ranked teams in the South Central Region.

Three Aggies place among top 10 at Lobo Invitational Sep 4, 2010

Texas A&M cross country had three runners finish among the top 10 in its opening meet of the season at the Lobo Invitational hosted by New Mexico. MacLean O'Donnell placed fifth as Katherine Devlin and Natosha Rogers finished sixth and eighth.

Aggie cross country opens season in New Mexico Aug 30, 2010

Texas A&M begins its 2010 cross country season in New Mexico as they compete in the 11th annual Lobo Invitational, which will be held on Saturday, Sept. 4, at the UNM North Golf Course.

Aggies will dual LSU, host NCAA Indoor in 2011 Aug 11, 2010

The 2011 indoor track and field season will feature an A&M versus LSU dual meet, three Texas A&M Challenge meets and concludes with the 2011 NCAA Indoor Championships at Gilliam Indoor Stadium.

Nine Texas A&M athletes competing in USATF Championships Jun 24, 2010

Texas A&M will have nine athletes in Des Moines, Iowa, this weekend for the USATF Championships held on the Drake University campus. Seven athletes are in the U.S. Championships while two are involved in the U.S. Junior Championships.

USTFCCCA Region honors for A&M athletes, coaches Jun 4, 2010

Texas A&M had two athletes, Curtis Mitchell and Jessica Beard, earn region Athlete of the Year honors while three Aggie coaches - Pat Henry, Vince Anderson and Jim VanHootegem, were selected for region Coach of the Year accolades.

Texas A&M men and women return to No. 1 status Jun 1, 2010

Heading into the NCAA Championships the Aggies returned to the No. 1 position in the USTFCCCA national team rankings. The University of Oregon will host the national meet at Hayward Field from June 9-12.

Big 12 Championships - LIVE UPDATES May 14, 2010

The first final of the Big 12 Championships in Columbia, Missouri, was a productive one for A&M as Katherine Devlin places fourth in the 10,000 with a career best of 34:51.67.

Both Aggie squads No. 1 in national team rankings May 4, 2010

Defending national champion Texas A&M is No. 1 in both the men's and women's national team rankings this week. The Aggie women return to it's No. 1 status after one week as No. 2. The A&M men enjoy being No. 1 for a second consecutive week.

Aggies travel to Baylor for Michael Johnson Classic Apr 16, 2010

Texas A&M competes at Baylor on Saturday in the Michael Johnson Classic. Field events begin at 9:30 a.m. while running prelims start at 11 a.m. Finals in running events start at 5 p.m. at the Hart/Patterson Track and Field Complex.

Pustka wins second Texas Relays javelin Apr 2, 2010

A&M's Hillary Pustka claimed her second Texas Relays javelin title while the men's sprint medley relay placed second during the third day of the Texas Relays

Aggies set for 83rd running of the Texas Relays Mar 30, 2010

Action begins Wednesday and runs through Saturday at the 83rd annual Texas Relays. Trinity Otto will compete in a fourth Relays decathlon while Daphne Fitzpatrick and Bonnie Richardson contest the heptathlon.

Big 12 Athlete of the Week honor for Humphreys Mar 24, 2010

Sam Humphreys earned the Big 12 Athlete of the Week honor for his winning performance in the javelin this past weekend. A mark of 240-3 set a meet record and is the current NCAA leader by nearly eight feet.

Fabrice Lapierre wins World Indoor long jump gold Mar 13, 2010

Texas A&M grad Fabrice Lapierre became the first Australian to win long jump gold at a World Indoor Championship when his leap of 26 feet, 9 3/4 inches achieved the feat in Doha, Qatar on Saturday.

Aggies bid for more NCAA titles in Fayetteville Mar 11, 2010

Action starts Friday for Texas A&M in their bid to win NCAA Indoor Championships. Last summer Fayetteville was the host location when the Aggies won two NCAA team titles in track and field.

Honors for A&M track and field, cross country Mar 3, 2010

Big 12 Coach of the Year honor for Texas A&M head coach Pat Henry. Big 12 double champion Gabby Mayo added to Bowerman watch list. All-Academic honors for Mitch Bible and Joe Sauvageau in cross country.

Texas A&M wins fourth Big 12 Indoor title Feb 27, 2010

Texas A&M women claim a fourth consecutive Big 12 Indoor championship while the Aggie men place third for a second straight year. Both teams earn points in the Lone Star Showdown.

Big 12 Indoor Championships - Live updates Feb 26, 2010

Texas A&M is in Ames, Iowa for the Big 12 Indoor Championships. The Aggie women are seeking a fourth consecutive conference indoor team title while the A&M men are aiming for a first-ever Big 12 team championship.

Aggies seek Big 12 Indoor titles in Ames Feb 22, 2010

Texas A&M travels to Iowa State this weekend for the Big 12 Indoor Championships. The Aggie women will attempt to win a fourth consecutive title while the A&M men contend for its first ever Big 12 Indoor team title.

No. 1 Aggies host second conference Challenge meet Feb 12, 2010

Texas A&M will host a second Challenge meet this Saturday at Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium featuring three schools each from the Big 12, SEC and Conference USA with team scoring divided up by each conference.

Aggies remain ranked No. 1 in nation Feb 9, 2010

A pair of team titles in New York City, along with four more NCAA automatic qualifiers kept Texas A&M No. 1 in the national rankings. Big 12 Athlete of the Week honors were awarded to Zuheir Sharif and Natasha Ruddock.

McDermott leads Blue Devils to DMR win Christopher Hunt Feb 5, 2010

Ryan McDermott had one of those moments. It was the kind of moment that instigates multiple cell phone calls and tell the same story over and over and over yet each time with a renewed excitement. He already had the story laid out for him. All the Duke senior needed to do was secure the happy ending. Ryan McDermott had one of those moments. It was the kind of moment that instigates multiple cell phone calls and tell the same story over and over and over yet each time with a renewed excitement. He already had the story laid out for him. All the Duke senior needed to do was secure the happy ending.

Aggies add 19 recruits on National Signing Day Feb 3, 2010

Texas A&M's signing class for 2010 totaled 19 athletes on National Signing Day. There were 15 women and four men who signed National Letters of Intent on Wednesday to join the Aggie track and field program.

Aggie men and women are No. 1 in nation Feb 2, 2010

Four school records and three collegiate leading marks moved the Aggie men to No. 1 in the nation, joining the Texas A&M women. Tabarie Henry also earned Big 12 Athlete of the Week honors.

Texas A&M hosts Texas in Dual meet Saturday Jan 21, 2010

Texas A&M and Texas will compete in a Dual meet on Saturday, starting at 3:30 p.m. in the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium. The three-hour meet will feature three Aggies who are currently world leaders in their events.

Aggies host 15 schools in Texas A&M Invitational Jan 14, 2010

NCAA Outdoor Champion Texas A&M returns 22 All-Americans as they embark on the 2010 indoor season by hosting 15 schools at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium on Saturday. Start time is 1 p.m. with track finals beginning at 5 p.m.

Texas A&M Indoor Open Jan 10, 2010

Results from the Texas A&M Indoor Open held at Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 8-9.

A&M Jack Pfeifer Jan 4, 2010

Texas A&M, NCAA national  champions last spring for men and women, returns to the Armory for the 2010 New Balance Collegiate Invitational Feb. 5-6. The Aggies, coached by Pat Henry, were women’s team champions at last year’s NB meet as well. Baylor won the men’s.

The Bowerman awarded to Barringer, Rupp Dec 17, 2009

Inaugural winners of The Bowerman award presented in Orlando, Florida, were Colorado's Jenny Barringer and Oregon's Galen Rupp. Texas A&M's Porscha Lucas was among three female finalists for the honor.

Fan voting opens for The Bowerman Nov 10, 2009

Fan voting is now open for The Bowerman. Texas A&M sprinter Porscha Lucas is one of three female finalist for the inaugural award, which will be presented in December at the USTFCCCA Convention in Orlando, Florida.

Spearmon earns World Champs bronze in 200 Aug 20, 2009

The rising senior cleared 17-08.75 in the pole vault While Wallace Spearmon added another World Championship bronze medal to his collection, three more Aggies advanced to the finals. Fabrice Lapierre qualified for the long jump while Simone Facey and Muna Lee advanced in the 200.

Muna Lee finishes fifth in World Champ 100 semi Aug 17, 2009

Texas Tech's Gil Roberts begins competition in the IAAF World Championships tomorrow as the 400M heats begin at 5:50 a.m. C.S.T in Berlin, Germany.Muna Lee placed fifth in the second 100-meter semifinal during the IAAF World Championships, missing the final spot in the final by 0.02 of a second with her time of 11.18 seconds.

Muna Lee advances to women's 100 semifinal at World Champs Aug 16, 2009

The Wake Forest men's cross country team continues to prepare for the 2009 season with 13 new student-athletes on the roster.Muna Lee became the fourth sprinter affiliated with the Aggie track and field program to reach the semifinal stage during the IAAF World Championships in Berlin.

Wayne Davis breaks HS record with Pan Am Junior title in 110 hurdles Aug 1, 2009

The Texas Tech women's track program are in contention for the top overall women's program in the nation going into the NCAA Outdoor Championship as it is currently third in the NCAA Division I Terry Crawford Program of the Year Award rankingsIncoming frosh Wayne Davis won the Pan Am Junior title in the 110 hurdles with a national high school record of 13.08 seconds during action in Trinidad & Tobago.

Tyrone Edgar nears 100 PR with 3rd-place 10.09 in Greece Jul 20, 2009

Tyrone Edgar became the 10th Aggie to be selected for competition in the 2009 IAAF World Championships as the British team was announced on Tuesday.Monday's action on the European circuit had a trio of Aggies competing in Greece in the 25th Vardinoyannia meeting in Rethymno.

Chris Dykes makes pro debut in Switzerland Jul 16, 2009

Tyrone Edgar became the 10th Aggie to be selected for competition in the 2009 IAAF World Championships as the British team was announced on Tuesday.Monday's action on the European circuit had a trio of Aggies competing in Greece in the 25th Vardinoyannia meeting in Rethymno.Chris Dykes embarked on his pro career with a pair of impressive races in Lucerne, Switzerland. The Aggie senior won a B heat 100 race and finished second in a A heat of the 200.

Lapierre claims Athens title on last jump Jul 13, 2009

Five Texas A&M track and field athletes received All-Academic honors from United State Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association.Fabrice Lapierre claimed another long jump title in Europe on Monday, using a sixth-round jump to win the Athens Grand Prix at the site of the 2004 Olympics.

Fabrice Lapierre wins Madrid long jump with 28-foot effort Jul 5, 2009

Yasmine Regis claimed silver as the triple jump runner-up in Birmingham, England on Friday during the British Championships. Fabrice Lapierre finished third for the second time this week on the Grand Prix circuit.Texas A&M graduate Fabrices Lapierre defeated a pair of Olympic medalist in winning the long jump at the Madrid Grand Prix in Spain on Saturday, July 4. Lapierre produced the longest jump ever by an Australian.

Simone Facey qualifies for World Championships in 200 at Jamaica Champs Jun 28, 2009

Yasmine Regis claimed silver as the triple jump runner-up in Birmingham, England on Friday during the British Championships. Fabrice Lapierre finished third for the second time this week on the Grand Prix circuit.Texas A&M graduate Fabrices Lapierre defeated a pair of Olympic medalist in winning the long jump at the Madrid Grand Prix in Spain on Saturday, July 4. Lapierre produced the longest jump ever by an Australian.The final day of Championships produced a trio of World Championship qualifiers in Simone Facey (Jamaica), Muna Lee (US) and Wallace Spearmon (US) all in the 200 meters.

Duncan, Beard and Merritt make international teams at US Champs Jun 27, 2009

Yasmine Regis claimed silver as the triple jump runner-up in Birmingham, England on Friday during the British Championships. Fabrice Lapierre finished third for the second time this week on the Grand Prix circuit.Texas A&M graduate Fabrices Lapierre defeated a pair of Olympic medalist in winning the long jump at the Madrid Grand Prix in Spain on Saturday, July 4. Lapierre produced the longest jump ever by an Australian.The final day of Championships produced a trio of World Championship qualifiers in Simone Facey (Jamaica), Muna Lee (US) and Wallace Spearmon (US) all in the 200 meters.Third day of USA Senior and Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon, place three more Aggies on U.S. teams competing internationally later this summer.

Jessica Beard advances to 400 final, Muna Lee runner-up in 100 final Jun 26, 2009

Yasmine Regis claimed silver as the triple jump runner-up in Birmingham, England on Friday during the British Championships. Fabrice Lapierre finished third for the second time this week on the Grand Prix circuit.Texas A&M graduate Fabrices Lapierre defeated a pair of Olympic medalist in winning the long jump at the Madrid Grand Prix in Spain on Saturday, July 4. Lapierre produced the longest jump ever by an Australian.The final day of Championships produced a trio of World Championship qualifiers in Simone Facey (Jamaica), Muna Lee (US) and Wallace Spearmon (US) all in the 200 meters.Third day of USA Senior and Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon, place three more Aggies on U.S. teams competing internationally later this summer.Jessica Beard qualified for the USA Championship final in the 400. Muna Lee finished second in the 100 final and incoming frosh Wayne Davis won the US Junior title in the 110 hurdles.

Sharif eighth in triple jump final at USA Championships Jun 25, 2009

Yasmine Regis claimed silver as the triple jump runner-up in Birmingham, England on Friday during the British Championships. Fabrice Lapierre finished third for the second time this week on the Grand Prix circuit.Texas A&M graduate Fabrices Lapierre defeated a pair of Olympic medalist in winning the long jump at the Madrid Grand Prix in Spain on Saturday, July 4. Lapierre produced the longest jump ever by an Australian.The final day of Championships produced a trio of World Championship qualifiers in Simone Facey (Jamaica), Muna Lee (US) and Wallace Spearmon (US) all in the 200 meters.Third day of USA Senior and Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon, place three more Aggies on U.S. teams competing internationally later this summer.Jessica Beard qualified for the USA Championship final in the 400. Muna Lee finished second in the 100 final and incoming frosh Wayne Davis won the US Junior title in the 110 hurdles.Zuheir Sharif finished eighth in the triple jump final during the USA Championships held at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. Jessica Beard and Muna Lee both reach the semifinals of the 400 and 100.

Aggies well represented at USA Senior / Junior Championships Jun 24, 2009

Yasmine Regis claimed silver as the triple jump runner-up in Birmingham, England on Friday during the British Championships. Fabrice Lapierre finished third for the second time this week on the Grand Prix circuit.Texas A&M graduate Fabrices Lapierre defeated a pair of Olympic medalist in winning the long jump at the Madrid Grand Prix in Spain on Saturday, July 4. Lapierre produced the longest jump ever by an Australian.The final day of Championships produced a trio of World Championship qualifiers in Simone Facey (Jamaica), Muna Lee (US) and Wallace Spearmon (US) all in the 200 meters.Third day of USA Senior and Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon, place three more Aggies on U.S. teams competing internationally later this summer.Jessica Beard qualified for the USA Championship final in the 400. Muna Lee finished second in the 100 final and incoming frosh Wayne Davis won the US Junior title in the 110 hurdles.Zuheir Sharif finished eighth in the triple jump final during the USA Championships held at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. Jessica Beard and Muna Lee both reach the semifinals of the 400 and 100.Texas A&M athletes compete at the USA Senior and Junior Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon this weekend. The first final involving an Aggie is the triple jump with Zuheir Sharif.

40th Anniversary of Curtis Mills world record NCAA victory Jun 22, 2009

Yasmine Regis claimed silver as the triple jump runner-up in Birmingham, England on Friday during the British Championships. Fabrice Lapierre finished third for the second time this week on the Grand Prix circuit.Texas A&M graduate Fabrices Lapierre defeated a pair of Olympic medalist in winning the long jump at the Madrid Grand Prix in Spain on Saturday, July 4. Lapierre produced the longest jump ever by an Australian.The final day of Championships produced a trio of World Championship qualifiers in Simone Facey (Jamaica), Muna Lee (US) and Wallace Spearmon (US) all in the 200 meters.Third day of USA Senior and Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon, place three more Aggies on U.S. teams competing internationally later this summer.Jessica Beard qualified for the USA Championship final in the 400. Muna Lee finished second in the 100 final and incoming frosh Wayne Davis won the US Junior title in the 110 hurdles.Zuheir Sharif finished eighth in the triple jump final during the USA Championships held at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. Jessica Beard and Muna Lee both reach the semifinals of the 400 and 100.Texas A&M athletes compete at the USA Senior and Junior Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon this weekend. The first final involving an Aggie is the triple jump with Zuheir Sharif.40 years ago, on June 21, 1969, Texas A&M sophomore Curtis Mills won the 440 yard NCAA title with a world record time of 44.7 seconds and defeated 1968 Olympic medalists Lee Evans and Larry James in the process.