Don Boorse/Special to the Explorer, Thousands of miles from Beijing’s medal stand, Olympic silver medalist Lacey Nymeyer found herself moved once again, by the welcoming efforts of Richardson Elementary’s students.
Don Boorse/Special to the Explorer, Kids marveled at a display of Nymeyer’s memorabilia, including NCAA awards and her Beijing silver medal, which sat in front of the assembly.
Don Boorse/Special to the Explorer, Before Richardson’s opening ceremonies, Lacey Nymeyer signs autographs for sixth-grader Laura McGeary (left) and fifth-grader Sierra Rodriguez.
Tuesday, August 12, 2008 11:00 pm
About 425 students from Richardson Elementary School spelled out
“Go Lacey” Tuesday afternoon to show their support for the Olympic
athlete and school’s alumnus Lacey Nymeyer.
Tuesday, October 7, 2008 11:00 pm
The Marana Unified School District Governing Board recognized
Lacey Nymeyer, 2008 Olympic silver medalist, at its Sept. 25
Monday, April 22, 2013 8:46 am
The Pima Community College track & field teams competed in the ACCAC Conference Meet No. 2 at Glendale Community College on Saturday.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009 11:00 pm
The temperature for the 2:30 p.m. start of Friday's 5A Regional
track meet at Tucson High School was vintage Old Pueblo.
Tuesday, September 9, 2008 11:00 pm
Sometimes you can go back. It just helps if you’ve recently won
a silver medal.
Tuesday, July 27, 2010 11:00 pm
Marana's Bobby Duncan came home from the 2010 U.S.A. National
Special Olympics Games in Lincoln, Neb., this week wearing a bronze
medal around his neck.
Tuesday, May 26, 2009 11:00 pm
Last season, the Ironwood Ridge track and field boys' and girls'
teams finished eighth and fifth in 5A-II state competitions.
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 11:00 pm
Bobby Duncan, a 20-year-old Marana resident, is in the midst of
an opportunity of his lifetime.
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:00 pm
Lauren Laszczak won three events last
Wednesday, highlighting a strong showing by the Ironwood Ridge
girls track team in a tri-team meet with Flowing Wells and Marana
at Marana High School.
Tuesday, June 2, 2009 11:00 pm
Sometimes a joke can sum up serious athletic achievements.
Thursday, August 2, 2012 12:03 pm
As the 2012 Summer Olympic Games get underway, once again athletes from the University of Arizona will be there en force.