Checking in on athletes from the District, Maryland and Virginia in the London Olympics
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Francena McCorory (Hampton, Va.) finished seventh in the 400 meters final, running a 50.33 to miss out on the medals. McCorory had run a 50.19 in her semifinal heat Saturday, the sixth-best time overall in that round.
OTHERS OF NOTE
Matthew Centrowitz (Arnold, Md.) qualified for Tuesday’s 1,500 meters final with a time of 3:34.90 in Sunday’s semifinal heat.
T’erea Brown (Hampton, Va.) ran a personal best 54.72 in the 400-meter hurdles heats, the seventh-best time among all runners heading into Monday’s semifinals.
Farrah Hall (Annapolis) finished 20th overall after 10 races in RS-X (windsurfing), missing out on qualification for Tuesday’s medal race