TYSON INVITATIONAL:

Ex-Hog Spearmon shines again at Tyson

By: ADAM FORD SPECIAL TO THE DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE
Published: Sunday, February 16, 2014
Wallace Spearmon comes in to win the Olympic development 200 meters ahead of fellow former Arkansas standouts, from left, Marek Niit, Akheem Gauntlett, and Lashawn Butler during the Tyson Invitational Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville.
Photo by Andy Shupe
Wallace Spearmon comes in to win the Olympic development 200 meters ahead of fellow former Arkansas standouts, from left, Marek Niit, Akheem Gauntlett, and Lashawn Butler during the Tyson Invitational Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville.

Wallace Spearmon, who already owns the Tyson Center record in the 200-meter dash, clocked in at 20.51 seconds Saturday afternoon in an Olympic development 200 at the Tyson Invitational. Spearmon’s time is the fastest in the world this year, surpassing his effort of 20.68 in January at the Arkansas Invitational.

Sports, Pages 34 on 02/16/2014

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