BERSHAWN JACKSON RUMORS

Bershawn Jackson runs with heavy heart, silver bullet around neck

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) Bershawn Jackson's dad used to call him a speeding bullet. That explains the necklace the 400-meter hurdler wears when he races. Jackson's dad, Jeffrey Felton, died of a heart attack in October at the age of 53. Jackson's tribute to the man who rarely missed a track meet is to wear a hollowed-out silver bullet filled with his dad's ashes when he competes. "He's...
Via CSN Chicago
July 08, 2016

Simpson sets world lead to kick off Rio Olympic Preview action at Drake Relays

DES MOINES -- U.S. athletes had a strong showing Friday at the Drake Relays presented by Hy-Vee, with Jenny Simpson (Oviedo, Florida), Bershawn Jackson (Miami, Florida), and Tia Brooks (Grand Rapids, Michigan) all claiming individual victories in the Rio Olympic Preview events at Drake Stadium.
Via USA Track & Field
April 28, 2016
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