EUGENE, OR - Former Pulaski Robinson standout Michael Tinsley made it to his first Olympics Sunday evening. Tinsley will compete as a member of the 2012 US Olympic team in London, England. The Olympic Games are scheduled to start July 27 with the opening ceremony and end August 12.
On day 11 of the US Olympic Trials in Eugene, Ore., Tinsley won the men's 400 meter hurdles with a time of 48.33.
He'll be joined in London by former Razorback standout Wallace Spearmon Jr., who took 1st in the men's 200 meter competition.