W 10K: Kim Conley Comes Back on Jordan Hasay, Wins First U.S. Title in Front of Hometown Fans

Hasay passed Conley with 230 meters to go but Conley fought back bravely and eventually pulled away for good with 50 to go, sending the crowd into a frenzy. 

Men's 1,500: Leo Manzano Comes Through When It Counts Again, Wins Second Outdoor 1,500 Title

Manzano was just fourth in a low-key mile in Concord, Mass., earlier this month, but proved once again that he's a different animal in championship races and used a strong last 100 to pull away from second-place Pat Casey for the win. Nine USA meets for Leo, nine top 3 finishes.

Men's 800: Duane Solomon Looks to Defend, Elijah Greer Aims to Surprise and No Nick Symmonds

Without Symmonds, Solomon is the favorite in Sacramento, but is he vulnerable to upstarts Elijah Greer and Erik Sowinski? We think so.

Galen Rupp Kicks Away From Chris Derrick In The Last Lap To Win His Sixth Consecutive US 10,000m Title

As expected, Rupp was dominant over the final 400 and easily won over Derrick in 28:12. Behind them the best of the rest was 2:10:57 marathoner Ryan Vail who had a big kick to get 3rd.

Saturday Full Results From 2014 Champions

Women's 800: The Best Women In The World Battle: Brenda Martinez vs. Ajee Wilson vs. Chanelle Price vs. Laura Roesler

This should be a great race between Martinez (WC bronze medalist), Wilson (2012 World Junior champ), Roesler (NCA champ) and Price (World Indoor champ). Three of those 4teamed up with Geena Lara to win World Relays gold last month but now it's every woman for herself at USAs.

Chris Derrick, Ryan Vail And Other Elites React To Mo Trafeh EPO Bust

None of the elites we've heard from were very surprised to hear about Trafeh's EPO bust as many have suspected him for years and even referred to him as "MoPO". Here we share Derrick's and Vail's thoughts after USAs as well as tweets from Ben True, Nick Arciniaga, Steve Magness, Kevin Hanson, Fernando Cabada, Scotty Baughs and more.

Day 4 Quotes From 2014 US Championships

Men's 1,500: With No Centrowitz, a Wide-Open Battle Between Manzano, Lomong, Torrence, McNamara & More

Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano is always on his game at USAs. Will he win again or will a new champion like David Torrence or Jordan McNamara? Plus, where are Andrew Wheating, Mac Fleet and Matthew Centrowitz?

Friday Night USATF Champs Viewing Guide

The men's and women's 5000m finals are on top, plus the 100m finals, the semis of the 800, and Alexa Efraimson vs Mary Cain round 1. 

Francena McCorory Becomes Fifth-Fastest American At 400, Emma Coburn And Dawn Harper-Nelson Capture Third U.S. Titles

McCorory ran 49.48 to beat Sanya Richards-Ross (49.66). Gil Roberts won the men's race in 44.53. In the 100H, Dawn Harper-Nelson won in 12.55 over Queen Harrison and Lolo Jones. Erik Kynard won the HJ in 2.35 and made 3 attempts at 2.41. Brittney Reese took the LJ, Amanda Bingson the hammer.

3,000 Steeplechase: Expect Easy Wins for Evan Jager and Emma Coburn

We know who is winning both races. The question is who else gets on the podium.

Women's Steeple Semis: All The Big Names Through

Bridget Franek and Emma Coburn won their respective heats, both in 9:39. After the race we spoke with Coburn as well as Stephanie Garcia who recently PRd by 13-seconds.

Ajee Wilson the Real Deal, Laura Roesler Earns Some $$$, and Brenda Martinez “Struggles”: Thee Quick Thoughts on Women’s 800m at 2014 USATF Nationals

Ajee Wilson is the real deal and Laura Roesler may be as well.

Women's 1,500: Jenny Simpson Leads the Way; High Schoolers Mary Cain & Alexa Efraimson Will Clash

Amazingly, Simpson has yet to win a U.S. title at 1,500. That should change, as she has run over six seconds faster than anyone else in the field in 2014. This could be the first part of a Cain-Efraimson trilogy, should they race at U.S. and World Juniors.

Steeplechase Semifinals Go According To Form: Andy Bayer Still Learning, Ben Bruce Wins 3.5 Weeks After A Marathon

Recap, results, post-race interviews.

Three Thoughts on The Fall and Duane Solomon's Dominant 800 Victory at 2014 USAs

There was a big fall, but no one was going to stop Duane Solomon from repeating as champion.

Men's 5,000: Galen Rupp Looks to End Bernard Lagat's Reign Once and For All

Rupp is just 1-19 against Lagat in races they've both finished, but the 39-year-old Lagat has started to show his age outdoors. Rupp beat Lagat to win the Olympic Trials in 2012; can he do it again in Sacramento?

Cain Vs. Efraimson Fizzles - 3 Thoughts On The Women's 1,500 Semifinals

The attention was on the teens but the accomplished veterans Morgan Uceny and Jenny Simpson got the heat wins. MB: Yes, that's right, Cain just cruised to beat Efraimson

Jenny Simpson Over Mary Cain, But The Talk is About Morgan Uceny Falling (Again)

Mary Cain put up a fight but Jenny Simpson was too good, yet all anyone could talk about was Morgan Uceny falling again. *Discuss the fall here *Watch here.

Sacramento, CA
June 26, 2014 to June 29, 2014

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