Athlete Quotes - Men's 110m Hurdles Quarterfinal
Anwar Moore, Heat 1 (Winner)
"I am pretty pleased with the outcome. I wanted to execute every race I was in and I did that."
Antwon Hicks, Heat 2 (Winner)
"We had a slight tail wind out there and that pushed us a little bit, but the weather was perfect. I'll know if I'm ready when I wake up and tomorrow should be interesting. The U.S. has so many of the top hurdlers in the world and even with the top three going to the Olympics there will still be some good guys left behind."
Michael (Eric) Mitchum, Heat 1 (Fourth Place)
"I was just trying to make it through the round and make it to the final. That was my goal."
"I have a lot of work to do. Maybe I can change it. It is easy to fix. I will be alright."
"It was kind of a slow start. We started like three times. I just wanted to not get caught by that gun."
"It is great to be home. The crowd is always great. I got some friends up in the stands cheering for me."
"I had some nerves in the (preliminary). All around that was a crappy race. This one was a lot better. I just had a completely horrible start. I will be alright in the semifinal."
David Oliver, Heat 3 (Winner)
"I'm going to have a nice dinner, go to sleep, wake up and do it all over again. I just came out and ran a decent race."
"Every hard race somebody is going to false start. I wish they would go to the NCAA system -- one false start and you're out. I never false start."
"It's important to get through these two days, today and tomorrow, before you think about Beijing. Hopefully I will be there on the 18th of August."