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Tale of the Tape - The Name Game
Shelby Kennard (PV) vs. Erik Kynard (HJ)

Compiled by Laura Magee and Dave Devine

A feature in which we pit some of the top high school athletes in the country head-to-head over a series of topics that have little to do with track.

This week: US#1 high jumper Erik Kynard Jr. OH, with a seasonal best of 7-02.50, and US#2, 12-10 pole vaulter Shelby Kennard TX

Kennard v.
What do you do to curb your nerves before competition?What is a common misconception your non-track friends have about your event?If you could be any animal, what would you be? Why?
Which is more fun, going up or coming down?If your landing pit was a pool of something, what would you want it to be? If you could only listen to one CD for the rest of your life, what would it be?


Read devotionals the night before...

and lIsten to music on my iPod

That it is easy,
and normally girls aren't very good.

It is the fastest.

Coming down, because you are freefalling. Going up is nerve racking.

Chocolate Pudding...

or money.

A toss-up between Britney Spears' Circus and Taylor Swift's Fearless


to music.

That it is painful.

White Bengal Tiger. They are rare and respected.

Coming Down!

Adreneline is pumping, and I'm either eager to attempt the next height or take another wack at the current one if I missed.

100 dollar bills.

Lil Wayne's
Tha Carter

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