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BYU Hurdler Suffers Nasty Gash, Still Finishes Race

Posted on Jun 09, 2017

“'The show must go on' is a concept not just for performers, but runners, too. If you fall, you get back up, and keep going. End of story.

Brenna Porter, a sophomore track and field athlete at Brigham Young University, took this mantra to heart after a serious leg injury in the middle of the NCAA West Regionals. She tripped over the first hurdle, fell on her head and, unbeknownst to her, tore a seven-inch gash in her leg. She rose to her feet, and pressed on to the finish."

Read Full Article: Runner's World by McGee Nall