Imani Carothers gets the job done last year at the Chicago Public League Finals
The pressure gets tight for many athletes when the bright lights come on. Pre-season races and regular season races have different meanings just as dual meets vs. invitationals. The bigger stakes the higher the pressure. This year there are plenty of big name athletes who enjoy pressure packed situations. Imani Carothers in the short hurdles, the Martin twins Katina Martin and Tina Martin came out in full force last year and performed in the sprints, and Karyn Best came out of absolutely nowhere to rule the long hurdles. Let's take a deeper look inside the events.