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  • SOCHI SCENE: Too hot for Lolo

    February 16, 2014 10:45 AM

    KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia - Lolo Jones remains on a quest for Olympic gold. For now, she'd settle for cold. Warm weather during the first week have given the Sochi Games more of a summer feel, and Jones, now a U.S. bobsledder after running hurdles in Beijing and London, isn't happy... more »
  • Lolo Jones selected for US Olympic bobsled team

    January 19, 2014 6:08 PM

    Lauryn Williams and Lolo Jones have been selected for the U.S. bobsled team that will compete in next month's Sochi Olympics. They are now positioned to join a group of eight other Americans who have competed in both the Summer and Winter Games. Williams is a three-time summer Olympian who... more »
  • Lolo's season: pizza, chocolate and peace of mind

    February 28, 2013 11:09 PM

    Lolo Jones says she's committed to a second season with the U.S. bobsled team, one that will give her a chance to compete in the Sochi Olympics. Jones tells The Associated Press that she got "completely engulfed" with the sport this season, her first in sliding. The two-time Olympic hurdler... more »
  • Lolo Tweets about bobsled crash

    December 4, 2012 10:20 PM

    GERMANY- Former LSU track star Lolo Jones had a brush with disaster while practicing for a bobsled competition. The bobsled crashed with Jones and another person on it. Both were uninjured. Jones Tweeted: "God is real. I saw him today and he said 'come back later.'" Jones... more »
  • Lolo Jones makes bobsled team

    October 25, 2012 10:27 AM

    UNDATED - Olympic hurdler Lolo Jones has made the U.S. bobsled team, essentially three weeks after trying the sport for the first time. Jones is one of six women selected as push athletes for the team, a group that also includes Olympic sprinting gold medalist Tianna Madison. Jones and Madison... more »
  • Lolo Jones causes stir over Eric LeGrand tweets

    October 3, 2012 10:31 AM

    UNDATED - Hurdler Lolo Jones trash-talked about head injuries to former Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand after he jokingly challenged her to a race on Twitter. Jones didn't know the defensive tackle was paralyzed in a game. After LeGrand tweeted to Jones "want to race me?" on Tuesday night,... more »
  • LoLo Jones wins gold at outdoor championships

    June 26, 2010 9:19 PM

    Saturday's competition at the 2010 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships proved to be a homecoming to remember for LSU great and Des Moines native Lolo Jones as she cruised to victory in the final of the women's 100-meter hurdles to win her second career gold medal in the event.... more »

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