May 26, 1997 | Tim Layden
Mary Slaney's disputed drug test proves one thing: Track and field isn't making the grade
March 24, 1997 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Richard O'Brien
With Oscar night looming, it's time for another casting call (SCORECARD, July 8, 1996). With a minor makeover, these jocks—and one coach—could crash any party in Hollywood.
February 17, 1997 | Merrell Noden
Mary Slaney first ran in New York City's Millrose Games in 1974, when she was "little Mary" Decker, a pigtailed 15-year-old so absurdly talented that she was already the best female half-miler in the country. Though...
June 24, 1996 | Tim Layden
While old stars stumbled, sprinters Dennis Mitchell and Gwen Torrence raced onto the Olympic team with blistering 100s
June 03, 1996 | Edited By Jack McCallum And Richard O'Brien
The Pitino Derby