Athletes inspire at track trials
EUGENE, Ore. -- When hurdler Lashinda Demus missed a spot on the Olympic team at the 2008 trials in part because she had been pregnant with twins the previous year, she left Hayward Field in such a dark hole of depression, she would occasionally look at her two children and think, "If only ..."
Sunday, Demus returned to Hayward Field and ran the 400-meter hurdles again. She won this time, and greeting her with hugs just past the finish line were her two beloved boys, Dontay and Duaine.
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