Kruger, Mahon Win Weight Throws
BOSTON (AP) _ A.G. Kruger and Anna Mahon won the weight throws Friday as competition opened at the U.S. Indoor Track and Field Championships.
Kruger threw 73 feet to win the men’s 35-pound event. John McEwen was second with 71 feet, 8 3/4 inches, followed by Thomas Freeman with 70-10.
Mahon won the women’s 20-pound throw with a top effort of 74-11 3/4. World record-holder Dawn Ellerbe and Jamine Moton tied for second at 70-5 3/4.