Former Sonics sprinter, Kimberlyn Duncan, took the Women’s 200 meter title at the U.S. Championships defeating reigning Olympic gold medalist, Allyson Felix, in the process. Duncan’s winning time was a wind-aided 21.80 and a personal best. This performance secures her spot on the U.S. National team for the upcoming World Championships to be held Aug. 10-18 in Moscow.
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Former Sonic, Kimberlyn Duncan, defended her NCAA Division I title in the women’s 200 meter dash with an extraordinary time of 22.04. This latest title caps her remarkable collegiate career with the LSU Tigers.
Former Sonics athlete, Christy Udoh, made her Olympics debut this week in London, competing for Nigeria in the Women’s 200 meter dash and the 4×100 relay. In the 200 she finished 5th in her first round heat and did not advance. In the 4×100 relay, she helped the Nigerian team claim the 8th qualifying spot and into the final where they eventually finished in 4th place.