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DeLoach wins long jump in S. Korea [Track]

Alaska’s Janay DeLoach continues to build confidence leading up to next month’s Olympic Trials. The 26-year-old won the women’s long jump at last night’s IAAF World Challenge in Deagu, South Korea, competing at the stadium that hosted last year’s world championships. DeLoach, of Eielson High fame, finished with a winning mark of 22 feet, 3½… Read more »

DeLoach more versatile than most [Track]

If there’s one thing that separates Alaska’s Janay DeLoach from other long jumpers in the world it is her versatility. It started at Eielson High School, where she won a combined seven state titles in the long jump and 100 meters. It continued at Colorado State University, where she earned was an All-American in the… Read more »

DeLoach wins downtown long jump [Track]

Alaska’s Janay DeLoach stole the show at the 85th Kansas Relays as she captured the downtown long jump title with a mark of 21 feet, 8¼ inches, the third best in the world this year. The downtown long jump in Lawrence is one of the more unique with fans lining a city street to watch… Read more »

DeLoach set for 85th Kansas Relays [Track]

Alaska’s Janay DeLoach – who exits the 2012 indoor season as the world’s No. 2-ranked jumper – returns to action at the Kansas Relays next week in Lawrence. She has won consecutive USA Indoor Championships in the event and was the silver medalist at the 2012 World Indoor Championships in Istanbul. She held the world’s… Read more »

DeLoach wins silver at Worlds [Track]

If she keeps jumping like this, Janay DeLoach of Alaska is about to become a household name. Sponsored by Nike and powered by passion and pride, DeLoach today in Turkey asserted herself as a legitimate medal contender at this summer’s Olympics after winning silver in the women’s long jump at the IAAF World Indoor Championships…. Read more »

DeLoach defends U.S. long jump title [Track]

Alaska’s Janay DeLoach defended her national championship in the women’s long jump at the U.S. Indoor Championships today in Albuquerque, N.M. The 26-year-old won the 2012 title with a jump of 22 feet, 7.25 inches and will represent the United States at the IAAF World Indoor Track & Field Championships in March in Istanbul, Turkey…. Read more »

DeLoach top jumper at USATF Classic (Track)

Alaska’s Janay DeLoach upset defending world champion Brittney Reese to win the women’s long jump at the USATF Classic in Fayetteville, Ark. DeLoach, of Eielson High fame, won with a U.S. leading mark of 22 feet, 5 inches, which tied the meet set just last year. DeLoach is no stranger to winner’s circle. She won… Read more »

DeLoach wins 60m hurdles (Track)

Alaska’s Janay DeLoach won the women’s 60-meter hurdles [8.25s] today at the Potts Indoor Invitational in Boulder, Colo. DeLoach, of Eielson High fame, is sponsored by Nike. Her main event is the long jump. A former NCAA D1 All-American at Colorado State University, she is coming off a strong outdoor season. In July, she was… Read more »

DeLoach eyes ’12 Olympic berth (Track)

Eielson’s Janay DeLoach isn’t just the best female long jumper in the country she ranks fifth in the world and is a good bet to make Team USA for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. “It’s an amazing feeling because you want it so bad it hurts,” DeLoach told The Coloradoan. “Truly, I think about… Read more »