A Climb To No. 4 On The All-Time U.S. List
Discus thrower Gia Lewis-Smallwood had a great day in Zagreb on Tuesday. Not only did she end world champ Sandra Perkovic's unbeaten season, she also scored a lifetime best.

Her U.S.-leading 217-6 (66.29) moved her from No. 7 to No. 4 on the all-time U.S. list. The top 10:


1. 67.74 | 222-3    Stephanie Brown Trafton (Nike)    5/04/12

2. 67.67 | 222-0    Suzy Powell (Asics)     4/14/07

3. 67.37 | 221-0    Becky Breisch (High Performance)    4/16/07

4. 66.29 | 217-6    Gia Lewis-Smallwood (Nike)    9/03/13

5. 66.10 | 216-10    Carol Cady (Stanford TC)    5/31/86

6. 65.90 | 216-2    Seilala Sua (Reebok)    7/17/00

7. 65.86 | 216-1    Aretha Thurmond (Nike)    3/28/04

8. 65.34 | 214-4    Kris Kuehl (M-F AC)    4/08/00

9. 65.20 | 213-11    Leslie Deniz (unattached)    4/07/84

10. 64.82 | 212-8    Connie Price-Smith (Coast Athletics)    6/25/87