Ameren Donates Air Conditioners To Residents
KTRS | St Louis News and Talk Radio | The Big 550 AMAmeren Donates Air Conditioners To Residents In IllinoisKTRS | St Louis News and Talk Radio | The Big 550 AMResidents who live in East St. Louis, can visit the Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center at 101 Jackie Joyner-Kersee Circle in East St. Louis, IL at 11:00 a.m. In case of inclement weather, event will shift to the indoor conference room. Ameren Illinois is ...and more »
Posted on 17 June 2017 | 8:39 am
Ameren to donate 100 air conditioners to
Belleville News-DemocratAmeren to donate 100 air conditioners to East St. Louis familiesBelleville News-DemocratAmeren Illinois is donating 100 window air conditioner units to help low-income families, seniors and people with disabilities in East St. Louis stay cool this summer. The Jackie Joyner-Kersee Foundation and the Catholic Urban Programs will distribute ...and more »
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 8:01 pm
UK getting 'future' of track -
UK getting 'future' of trackState-Journal.comYoung remembers his first year at UCLA when he watched Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Al Joyner and Greg Foster practice. “They showed me how to train hard. Think about it. She has been trained by her high school coach. Now she is going to be coached at a ...
Posted on 14 June 2017 | 9:14 pm
JJK Foundation hosts golf tournament - The
The Edwardsville IntelligencerJJK Foundation hosts golf tournamentThe Edwardsville IntelligencerFrom left are: Cuonzo Martin (Mizzou Head Coach), Marco Harris (Mizzou Staff), Jackie Joyner-Kersee (Olympian, and Founder of Jackie-Joyner Kersee Foundation), Mark Mestemacher (Jackie Joyner-Kersee Board Member), LaPhonso Ellis (Former NBA ...
Posted on 14 June 2017 | 9:41 am
Way-too-early starting lineup predictions
Mountain West ConnectionWay-too-early starting lineup predictions for the UNLV Runnin' RebelsMountain West Connection"It's better to look ahead and prepare, than to look back and regret," said Jackie Joyner-Kersee. Obviously I'm referring to the UNLV Runnin' Rebels who saw their worst season in school history end in a 62-52 OT loss vs San Diego St in the first round ...and more »
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 2:11 pm
Griffith-Joyner's records more impressive
The high jump, long jump, shot put, and discus, as well as Jackie Joyner-Kersee's 7,291 points in the heptathlon at the 1988 Olympics are on the market. "It has been a long time, but I believe, the women who are lining up here are ready to go," said U.S ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:48 am
Sparks Announce #WeAreWomen Celebration of
The private event will include a panel discussion featuring Olympic Champions and community leaders Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Laila Ali and Carmelita Jeter. When the Sparks and Stars tip-off at 4:00 pm, STAPLES Center will be packed and Los Angeles will be on ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 10:37 am
Could she be the next Jackie Joyner-Kersee?
Jena Hemann is the pride of Breese, Ill. She had one of the greatest track careers in Illinois High School history. She became a two time All-American at Texas A&M. Hemann is considered one of the best in the country in Heptathlon. There is nothing she can ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 2:54 pm
Rams notes: After smooth start, Brown ready
25 at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch.This year, the focus is on celebrating the foundation’s commitment to the city of St. Louis and will feature area sports legends Ozzie Smith, Jackie Joyner Kersee and Brett Hull. (And, of course, Bruce.)
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 2:54 am
Three-time defending champ returns to
The only other women's jumper to have repeated is the legendary Jackie Joyner-Kersee. Reese was the world's top-ranked long jumper from 2009 through 2013. That streak was broken last year when she tore the labrum in her hip on her jump leg. Surgery has set ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 9:41 am