Denise Spann recaps all of the highlights from day three of the AAU Club Championships.
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This weekend could mark a turning point in the maturation and development of Tyrese Cooper
Which boy had the best performance of the week? You decide.
The MileSplit LIVE crew discusses Tyrese Cooper's weekend at The VA Showcase
MGX's Tyrese Cooper says he's going to try the 800m at the Louie Bing Classic in February.
Check out this exclusive video of Miami Gardens Xpress Track Club's Cha'iel Johnson
Miami Gardens Xpress Track athlete Cha'iel Johnson posted her best 800m title yet at the AAU Junior Olympic Games
Find out what's motivating Florida's Tyrese Cooper at the AAU Junior Olympic Games
The Miami Gardens Xpress Track Club's 11-12 boys 4x800 relay team set an American Youth record of 9:02.33 at the AAU Club Championships
The boys from MGX lowered their 3:05 4x4 in the prelims and ran a new meet record and blazing fast 3:04.40 to win the AAU National Club Championships.
Former NFL star Chad "Ocho Cinco" Johnson talks about his 12 year old daughter Cha'iel who is a star on the track and had a fantastic week at the AAU National Club Championships.
Denise Spann recaps all of the Friday action from the AAU National Club Championships.
Miami Gardens Xpress Track Club's Cha'iel Johnson, 12, has lived up to the billing this week at the AAU Club Championships
Denise Spann recaps all of the action from Wednesday at the AAU National Club Championships.
Tuesday began the prelims for the AAU National Club Championships at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Track & Field Complex.
Cha'iel Johnson may have a future in mid-distance, but she still performs like a sprinter
The daughter of one of the NFL's biggest showmen of all time is headed back to the AAU Junior Olympics to vie for her third straight championship in August.
Watch the Miami Gardens Xpress Track Club set a new national record in the 12-year-old boys 4x800 relay at the AAU Junior Olympics
The 2017 FLYRA Middle School State Championship promises to showcase the future stars of our sport. Keep it locked on FLRunners.com for LIVE Updates, LIVE Results, archived race videos, photos, recaps, and much more.
Another week and another record setting performance for Tyrese Cooper. See what the sophomore had to say after lowering his 300m national record time to 32.87, a world record for U20 athletes according to Track & Field News.
When sixteen year old Tyrese Cooper steps onto the famed Armory Track in New York for this weekend's Armory Track Invitational he won't be racing against his high school peers. Cooper, who last raced at the venue a year ago at New Balance Indoor Nationals, has his eyes set on the stars of the next level, the best the college and the pro ranks have to offer.Cooper feels he belongs and why shouldn't he? As a freshman, he set indoor national records in the 60m, 200, and 400. Three weeks ago at the VA Showcase he made even more history, blazing an US#2 All-Time 500m mark of 1:01.88 to go with a National Record 33.03 in the 300m dash.
Tyrese Cooper didn't come with a lot of pomp and circumstance back in 2014 as a 7th grader at the FLYRA Middle School State Championship, but after seeing him sweep the 100 (10.71w), 200 (21.81w), and 400 (49.52) he definitely opened up the eyes of everyone in the IMG Academy stands. Relive history in the making as Cooper made his middle school state meet debut and followed it up with three meet records as an 8th grader.
As the track season approaches, we couldn't help but look back at some of our favorite races from the 2016 season. One of the most exciting was the 4x400 relay finals at the 2016 Flo Golden South that pitted all-star teams from E.O.T.O and Miami Gardens XPress. Brandon Cachon and Tyrese Cooper anchored their respective quartets to sub 3:10 times.
Watch sophomore sensation Tyrese Cooper set a new 300m indoor NATIONAL RECORD at the VA Showcase.
Tyrese Cooper owns multiple freshman national records, but now he can add high school national record holder to his resume. The sophomore opened up his 2017 indoor campaign with a 33.03s 300m dash at the VA Showcase, .02 faster than the previous record held by LSU's Michael Cherry.
Tyrese Cooper is one of the top sprinters in the nation and he's only a sophomore. He will make his indoor debut this weekend at the VA Showcase.
Katia Seymour and Tyrese Cooper proved just how fast Florida really is bringing home a combined five gold medals in the sprints and a record setting final day for Sunshine State athletes at the AAU National Club Championships.
In the hottest part of the Florida afternoon, rising sophomore Tyrese Cooper blazed the track at the AAU National Club Championships with a time of 20,66 in the 200m PRELIMS! The time is two one-hundredths better than his freshman national record of 20.68 set in week one of the season, back in February, at the Louie Bing Classic. Over the course of the 2016 outdoor season, the sixteen year old sensation has run sub 21 seconds an outstanding twelve times!
No Akeem Bloomfield. No Keshun Reed. Watch Tyrese Cooper cruise to the second fastest time of his freshman year, 46.04s at Great Southwest Classic.
Tyrese Cooper, the fastest freshman of all time in the 200m and 400m dashes with blazing PRs of 20.68 and 45.94, has committed to this year's Flo Golden South meet. We caught up with his coach, Darius Lawshea, to talk about what they are looking forward to the most!
Saturday the best athletes and teams from around Florida will head to Gainesville, for the 9th and final Jimmy Carnes Indoor Meet. For many, this is their first indoor meet and the beginning of their road in the 2016 season. See what the Cocoa Tigers (E.O.T.O.), Miami Gardens XPress boys, Khalifa St. Fort and her Born 2 Do it teammates, Alfreda Steele and her Pedagogy Track Club teammates, and the Northeast High School girls and boys are doing to gear up for this weekend's test.
Watch 8th grade sensation Tyrese Cooper sweep the 100,200, and 400m dash at the USATF JO Region 16 Championship two weeks ago!
In lane four of the Dwyer High School track in Palm Beach Gardens, Tyrese Cooper — nickname: "Smoke" — executes his ritual. He jumps twice. He secures his lucky, never-been-washed sweatband around his forehead and kisses the gold cross dangling from his neck. He taps his forehead, chest, and then... (via Miami New Times)
See who the top boys entrants for this weekend's USATF Region 16 JO Championships are.
Miami Gardens XPress 8th grade phenom Tyrese Cooper continued to dazzle running 10.51w, 21.19w, 47.38 and anchoring the team's 4x100m relay at theNorthwest Track & Field Classic in Miramar.
Darius Lawshea, coach of Miami Gardens Xpress Track Club, one of the top youth programs in the nation recently accepted a job as the new track and field coach at American High School.
Lauderdale Lakes Middle School swept both the team titles at the FLYRA MS State Championship with valuable points from Daishon Spann, but it was MGX star Tyrese Cooper that stole the show.
The 2015 FLYRA Middle School State Championships promises to be one of the best yet! Check out our girls preview and don't forget to watch our LIVE COVERAGE and stay tuned for archived videos, photos, recaps, results & more.
Artise Lewis is one of the top middle school athletes in the state. The Ocoee Middle School 8th grader will run for powerhouse Miami Gardens XPress and compete in the 800, 1,500, and 4x400m relay this weekend.
Sixteen year old freshman Jamal Walton might not be running on the high school scene this season, but he doesn't need too. Watch Walton dominate a field of college runners at the Hurricane Invitational Meet and run the fastest 400m time in the country this year of 46.80.
The Miami Gardens XPress Track Club racked up the hardware at the 2014 FLYRA Middle School State Championships in Bradenton. The club took home both the boys and girls team titles. Jamal Walton was the team's star last year sweeping the 100,200 and 400 meter dashes and was on hand to witness the action again this year. Tyrese Cooper picked up where his teammate left off accomplishing the same feat by posting times of 10.71, 21.81 (4.3 mph wind), and 49.52. In the distance events, meet records were broken with stellar showings from both Joey Fitzpatrick and Rafaella Gibbons.