Reese Tightens Hold On No. 3 American Ever
A big long jump win in Doha moved Olympic champion Brittney Reese closer yet to the 24-foot barrier.

The all-time U.S. top 10:

1. 7.49    24-7    Jackie Joyner Kersee (Honda)    5/22/94

2. 7.31    23-11¾    Marion Jones (Nike)    5/31/98

3. 7.25    23-9½    Brittney Reese (Nike)    5/10/13

4. 7.10    23-3½    Chelsea Hayes (Louisiana Tech)    7/01/12

5. 7.04    23-1¼    Carol Lewis (Houston)    8/21/85

=6. 7.03i    23-¾    Dawn Burrell (unattached)    3/10/01

=6. 7.03    23-¾            Janay DeLoach-Soukup (Nike)    7/01/12

8. 7.01    23-0    Shana Williams (Nike)    6/21/96

9. 7.00    22-11¾    Jodi Anderson (LA Naturite)    6/28/80

=10. 6.97    22-10½    Vashti Thomas (Academy of Art)    6/29/12

=10. 6.97    22-10½    Whitney Gipson (TCU)    7/01/12