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SUGAR LAND, TEXAS > SWIMMING
Simone, a rising senior at Austin High, swam the 50-meter freestyle in 25.01 for second place at nationals in Indianapolis, setting a record for 15-to-16-year-olds and qualifying for the world championships in Barcelona. She broke 2012 Olympian Missy Franklin's mark by .25 of a second. A member of First Colony Swim Team, Simone also placed third in the 100 free at nationals (47.73) to break another age-group record and earn a spot on the U.S.'s 4 × 100 relay team at worlds.
ST. PETERSBURG > TRACK AND FIELD
Trayvon, a recent Gibbs High grad, became the first U.S. high school sprinter to break 10 seconds in the 100 meters with a wind-aided 9.99 finish last month at the Great Southwest Classic in Albuquerque. In May, Trayvon won the 100 at the Golden South Classic in 10.27, the best non-wind-aided high school time in 2013. At the 3A state meet, he won the 100 title (10.45) and anchored the winning 4 × 100 relay. The Gatorade national boys' track and field athlete of the year, he will attend Baylor.
SALEM, ORE. > ULTRAMARATHON
Smith, 38, a pathologist and mother of two, was the top female finisher (18:37:21) in the Western States Endurance Run, a 100.2-mile race from Squaw Valley to Auburn in California. It was her fourth time completing the world's oldest 100-mile trail run, which climbs 18,090 feet and descends 22,970. Smith, who finished 48th among women and 272nd overall last year, was ninth overall in a field of 383 in the second-hottest race in the event's 40-year history, with temperatures reaching 102°.