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Jeneba Tarmoh set for runoff

Updated: July 2, 2012, 7:57 AM ET
Associated Press

EUGENE, Ore. -- Reluctantly, Jeneba Tarmoh will step into the blocks Monday to break a third-place tie she feels was already decided fair and square.

The young sprinter wants no part of a runoff with training partner Allyson Felix to settle the last spot for the London Games in the women's 100 meters.

The runoff -- a winner-take-all race -- will be held at 5 p.m. local time -- 8 p.m. EDT -- at Hayward Field. It's not something Tarmoh is looking forward to.

"In my heart of hearts, ...

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