COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Eastern Kentucky University men’s team sits in third place while the women’s team sits in seventh place after day one of the OVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Tucker Stadium on the campus of Tennessee Tech. Click here for complete day one results!
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Four Irish student-athletes opened competition Friday as the men's decathlon and women's heptathlon kicked off events at the BIG EAST Championships, held at Gettler Stadium on the campus of the University of Cincinnati.
The Augustana track and field teams had a strong showing Friday at the Howard Wood Relays in Sioux Falls, S.D. 15 Vikings finished in the top 10 of their respective events while Travis Beniak won the men’s 3000 meter steeplechase.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Laveeta Oliver, Elizabeth Bond and Tasheilra Jones qualified for the finals in their respective events while two others tallied points on day one of the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday.
After a very successful last outing, the No. 27 Alabama men's track and field team is back in action this weekend, May 1, at the Mississippi Open. The contest is being held at the Ole Miss Track & Field Complex in Oxford, Miss.
The Auburn track and field teams will have just five competitors in action this weekend, as the Tigers will send five distance runners to Palo Alto, Calif., to compete in the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational on Saturday night.
The Ole Miss track and field team will host the second and final home meet of the season when the Rebels take part in the Mississippi Open Saturday from the Ole Miss Track and Field Complex.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University distance runner Soufiane Bouchikhi has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Male Outdoor Track and Field Freshman of the Year. The native of Antwerp, Belgium earned OVC Indoor Track and Field Freshman of the Year honors in February.
The University of Louisville men's and women's track and field teams will be looking to bring two BIG EAST outdoor titles back to the Ville this weekend when they travel to Cincinnati, Ohio for the 2010 BIG EAST Outdoor Championships on April 30-May 2 at Gettler Stadium on the University of Cincinnati's campus.
LYNCHBURG, Va. – VMI's Felix Kitur equaled the fifth-fastest 800-meter time in Division I this year, posting a 1:47.78 clocking as he finished second Thursday evening at the Liberty Twilight Qualifier, hosted by Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.
The Villanova women's track and field squad is set for the 2010 BIG EAST Outdoor Championships in Gettler Stadium on the campus if the University of Cincinnati. The Wildcats are looking to defend their title from the indoor championships.
The Villanova men's track and field squad is set for the 2010 BIG EAST Outdoor Championships at Gettler Stadium on the campus of the University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Marquette University men's and women's track and field squads will travel to Cincinnati this weekend for the 2010 BIG EAST Outdoor Championships. Events will begin Friday morning at Gettler Stadium with the heptathlon and decathlon and continue Saturday and Sunday with the remaining competitions.
The University of Kentucky track and field team travels north for the 25th Jesse Owens Track Classic on Friday and Saturday, April 30-May 1 in Columbus, Ohio.
State bragging rites are back on the line this Saturday at Drachman Stadium in Tucson as the Arizona State University track and field team travels south to take on Arizona and Northern Arizona in the Double Dual.
Coming off outstanding performances at the Penn Relays last weekend, freshman Casimir Loxsom and junior Karlee McQuillen have been named Big Ten Athletes of the Week.
Event Schedule & DirectionsCoach O'Brien & Nicolai Naranjo Preview A-10'sThe UMass men's track and field team is preparing to host the biggest meet of the season, in the form of the Atlantic 10 Championships, this Saturday and Sunday. This meet will be the second-of-two that are in Amherst during the 2010 campaign. The Minutemen are coming off an excellent performance at last weekend's UNH Pre-Conference Meet, in which there were four New England and three IC4A Championship qualifiers. The start time for Saturday and Sunday is promptly at 9 am. Live video and audio coverage will be provided, which can be found by logging onto UMassAthletics.com
Des Moines, Iowa all-state runner Andrew Barrett (Theodore Roosevelt H.S.) and Frankfort, Indiana running standout Kelby Jenkins (Frankfort H.S.) have both signed National Letters of Intent to run cross country at the University of Evansville, head coach Don Walters announced on Thursday. Barrett and Jenkins will join the UE men’s and women’s cross country teams this fall.
The Angelo State women's track & field team remained at the top of the NCAA D-II Top 25 this week while the men's team dropped two spots to No. 5.
The Ole Miss men's track and field team has risen to No. 10 in the latest U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association poll to mark the highest in-season ranking in school history.
It was a little tough to read the e-mail containing this week's USTFCCCA poll that has the Men of Oregon all the way down at No. 9. After spending much of the last two seasons in the top three, we were a little spoiled and, well, nine was a little shock to the system.
Georgia's cross country teams will be hosting a pair of home meets at their course in Bishop, Ga., in the fall of 2010, according to an announcement by UGA cross country coach Jeff Pigg on Tuesday.
For the second time this season University of Kentucky track and field athlete Cally Macumber was named Southeastern Conference Female Freshman of the Week for her performance at the Penn Relays it was announced by the league office Tuesday.
Kansas freshman Mason Finley was named the Co-Male Big 12 Athlete of the Week, it was announced Tuesday by the league office.
The University of Oklahoma women's track and field program has reached its highest national ranking at No. 4 while the OU men come in at No. 11 in the latest United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) rankings released Tuesday afternoon. Both squads own the top ranking in the USTFCCCA Midwest Region while the women are second among Big 12 schools in the national rankings and the men third. The women jumped three spots in this week's rankings while the men moved up one spot.
Around The ACC
XC runner and Pepperdine graduate Liz Lyons recently received a Fulbright Scholarship and will be living in South Korea starting this July as part of a year-long project.
Senior helped OSU to a world-best time in the 4x800m relay; anchored 4x1600 to victory
The University of Iowa men's track and field team left the 101st Drake Relays without a championship flag, but the Hawkeyes also left quite an impression on the track and field community.
Senior Thomas Sensing and sophomore Sarah Brobeck each won the shot at the 2010 VertKlasse Sunday evening in High Point, NC.
The Colorado State outdoor track and field team finished first at the Jack Christiansen Invite hosted by CSU. The three-day meet concluded on Saturday, with the finals of several events.
Grand Valley State's men's track and field team competed in four meets on Saturday (April 24). Senior Ian Evans took home first in the shot put with an automatic throw. Following is a look at how the Lakers did at each meet.
Junior posts Top 5 school and national time; 4x400m, 1600m Sprint Medley impress as well
Victoria Leks won the high jump at the Sooner Invitational, Saturday at the John Jacobs Track and Field Complex on the campus of the University of Oklahoma. Leks' mark of 1.73m, was a season-best for her.
Cara Rumburg's toss of 42-02.25 feet was four feet clear of second place as she won the Shot Put at the Stan Lyons Invitational.
LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Freshman Jeff McClure set a school-record in the long jump to lead the University of Southern Indiana men’s track and field team at the Bellarmine University Invitational Saturday evening.
The nationally ranked University of Louisville men's track and field teams nabbed a pair of top-five finishes on the final day of the Penn Relays at historic Franklin Field in Philadelphia on Saturday.
Competing against the top discus throwers in the world, Kansas freshman Mason Finley turned in the best performance of his collegiate career Saturday at the Triton Invitational on the campus of UCSD. Finley threw 59.84m (196-4 ft.) to finish fifth overall and second among collegiate athletes in the men's Invitational discus throw. With that mark, Finley currently sits in third on the NCAA descending order list.
Georgia's John Freeman exploded for a personal-best mark in the hammer throw to win the event and lead the Bulldogs at the Drake Relays on Saturday.
Coastal Carolina University men's track and field took just three throwers to the Coach O Invitational in Troy, Ala., at the Jesse H. Colley Track on Saturday, April 24, but made their mark by winning the two events and setting facility records.
Indiana closed out the Penn Relays with a great showing on Saturday. Derek Drouin led the way, taking the high jump championship. Indiana won two events over the course of the three-day meet and had 14 top-five finishes.
The Villanova men's 4xMile placed 10th in the Championship of America with a combined time of 16:30.53 on Saturday afternoon to close out the Penn Relays.
Pepperdine track and field head coach Robert Radnoti honored his teams' efforts and highlighted the new school record holders at Friday's annual year-end awards banquet.
Gabriele Anderson anchored Minnesota's 4x800-meter relay to its fourth consecutive Drake Relays crown.
Ohio State's time of 7:17.68 also a school record
The DePaul men's and women's track and field teams tallied five top-10 performances on day two of the 101st Annual Drake lt;br />Relays. Mary Cate Quiett lowered her school record in the 800m for the second time this season, while Alanna Kovacs picked lt;br />up her first school record in the discus.
Oregon won the men's distance medley relay race going away Friday at the Penn Relays in 9:30.69. It was the Ducks' first win in any race in the 115-year history of the Penn Relays.
Single day tickets for the 2010 NCAA Track & Field Championships will go on sale to the public on Friday, May 14.
Sophomore jumper Caleb Lee became the first male in school history to win the long jump at the Drake Relays when he accomplished the feat Friday from Drake Stadium.
Texas' distance medley relay finished fifth in the Championship of America to lead the Longhorns at the Penn Relays on Friday. The team of senior Tevas Everett, juniors Danzell Fortson and Logan Gonzales and freshman Patrick Todd clocked a 9:39.08, which is the seventh-fastest time in UT history.
The Alabama women's track and field team wrapped up its Friday competition at the 101st Annual Drake Relays at Drake Stadium with one Drake Relays champion along with one individual and two relays advancing to the finals set for Saturday.
College of Charleston women's track & field travels to Boone, N.C. for the 24th Annual Southern Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships this weekend.
Florida State sophomore sprinter Maurice Mitchell was named the 2010 ACC Men's Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year as announced by the Atlantic Coast Conference office.
Grand Valley State's men's and women's track and field teams will be competing at four meets this weekend (April 23-24). Live results will be provided and can be found below for the Hillsdale Gina Relays and the Purdue Open.
The Cougars compete at the SoCon Outdoor Track and Field Championships April 24-25.
Four female student-athletes have been nominated for Longhorn of the Year, an individual who best represents all burnt orange ideals. The winner will be revealed on Tuesday, April 27 at the Women's Athletics Awards Presentation.
Jasmine Cribb broke the Penn Relays' record in the Eastern High Jump with a mark of 5'11 ¼" as the University of Connecticut women's track and field team competed in the first day of competition at the Penn Relays at the University of Pennsylvania on Thursday.
For the Eastern Michigan University women’s track and field team, day one of the Penn Relays was highlighted by outstanding performances in the 4x100-meter relays, the 4x400-meter relays and the 5,000-meter Olympic Development run.
The nationally ranked University of Louisville men's and women's track and field teams finished strong on day one of the prestigious Penn Relays in Philadelphia on Thursday.
Montana State head track and field coach Dale Kennedy announced the signing of Annelise Weinmann to a national letter of intent to run cross country and track beginning in the fall.
Oregon's women's 4x100 and 4x400 meter relay teams advanced to their respective finals, while the distance medley relay squad posted a solid runner-up finish Thursday at the Penn Relays at Franklin Field.
Ole Miss brothers Martin and Barnabas Kirui both won distance individual titles Thursday on the third day of the Drake Relays from Drake Stadium.
R.J. McGinnis used a strong second day to capture the decathlon title at the Drake Relays.
The Florida State women's 4x100m relay team opened up the Penn Relays on Thursday in impressive fashion as the quartet ran the fifth-fastest heat time of the day to move on to Friday's final at 1:05 p.m.
To open the 116th Penn Relays the University of Kentucky track and field team featured a sole male athlete and a variety of events on the women's side that included the varsity record holding women's 4x400-meter relay team at historic Franklin Field on Thursday.
Kaitlyn Patterson (11th) and Mary Grace Pellegrini (14th) participated in the 5,000-meter Olympic Development run at the Penn Relays, the country's oldest track meet.
Kansas track and field had nine athletes participate in the Drake Relays' Thursday afternoon Distance Carnival. Highlighting KU's performances were junior Nick Caprario and freshman Allie Marquis, who both finished in the top ten in the 5,000-meter run, while setting new personal records in the process.
Long jumper ties PR of 21-0.5 (6.41m); DMR clocks eighth-fastest time at UT; Allison Mendez runs fastest 10K by a Horn since 2007.
Lydia Chamberlin, Carolin Imhof and Brianna Steel all broke the school record in women's heptathlon to highlight the first day of action for the Tulsa track and field teams on Thursday at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa.
The Michigan Tech men's track and field team broke two school records and finished fourth as a team at the Bolstorff Twilight Meet hosted by Macalester Wednesday (April 22).
With day two of the 101st annual Drake Relays is in the books, senior Dan Rolling wrapped up the decathlon, placing eighth with 6,957 points and setting a new school record.
Risper Kimaiyo ran a personal best 16:39.43 in the women's 5,000 meters to claim gold on Thursday afternoon at the 101st Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa.
Oregon's men's and women's track and field teams were both ranked No. 3 in the latest USTFCCCA poll.
Minnesota will compete in three meets this week with the 101st Annual Drake Relays topping the list.
The Longhorns head to Philadelphia for the annual Penn Relays this Thursday-Saturday, April 22-24.
Georgia senior Israel Machovec has been named the Southeastern Conference Male Field Athlete of the Week following his performance at the Bulldog Limited in Athens over the weekend, according to a league announcement.
Even though I won't be able to officially run for the UW this year, I'm excited about all the positive things going on in the program. It feels like there is a new attitude and enthusiasm from both the coaches and athletes.
After his very first hop-skip & jump at the ACC Track & Field Championships, it was clear to Alphonso Jordan that he wouldn't bother triple-jumping a second or third time in the preliminaries. He'd stamped a pass to the finals, and - as it turned out - beyond.
The University of Louisville men's track and field team swept the BIG EAST Outdoor Weekly Awards as junior Matt Hughes was named BIG EAST Men's Track Athlete of the Week, while Tone Belt earned BIG EAST Men's Field Athlete of the Week.
Antonio Vega earned All-America honors in cross country during his Golden Gopher career.
Samuel Kosgei set a Lamar University and Southland Conference record for the men's 5,000 meters as he competed against an elite field at the 52nd annual Mt. SAC Relays over the weekend.
Freshman Keiron Stewart has transitioned from Jamaica to Texas and the Horns are starting to reap the benefits.
Lewis University freshman Jessica Summers-Hernandez (Phoenix, Ariz./Pinnacle) turned in three top-five performances to lead the Flyers at the Eagle Invitational, hosted by Benedictine University, on Saturday (Apr. 17) afternoon.
ITHACA, N.Y. -- Competing at different venues across the Northeast, the Cornell men had some strong performances this weekend. The Big Red had athletes competing at Princeton, Cortland and Moravian, picking up numerous outstanding performances.
Arnos jumps his way into the Boise State record books for the second straight day
North Dakota State freshman Ashley Tingelstad won both the 100 and 200 meters at the Beach Invitational on Saturday, April 17.
Ole Miss distance runner Barnabas Kirui turned in the best 3000 meter steeplechase mark in the NCAA this year with a time of 8:43.72 on his way to a first place finish Saturday at the LSU Alumni Gold Meet.
Freshman Jessica Cagle and sophomore DeAnne Hahn enjoyed top performances for the Gophers on Saturday.
No. 3 Oregon won six of the eight field events, including sweeps in hammer and javelin, to defeat UCLA 92-71 in a dual meet Saturday before 5,209 fans at Historic Hayward Field. It was the third straight year the Ducks have prevailed against the Bruins.
The University of Kentucky track and field team collected 10 victories, 26 season best marks and established a new school record during the Tom Jones Memorial Invitational in Gainesville, Fla. on Saturday.
NORMAN, Okla. - A portion of runners on Oklahoma State's Cowboy track team battled rain and cooler temperatures at the John Jacobs Invitational on Saturday.
The Golden Panthers split time between the Mt. SAC Relays and the Bryan Clay Invitational on Friday.
Click here for Championship Saturday coverage from the 2010 Big South Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
The Marshall University women's track and field team had first place finishes from Alecia Daniels, LaTricia Jones, Cara Rumburg and Kristin Smith at the Eastern Kentucky Invitational Friday night.
On the first day of competition at the Larry Ellis Invitational, hosted by Princeton at Weaver Stadium in Princeton, N.J., the Georgetown women's middle distance program was dominant. With four Hoyas finishing in the top seven, GU made its presence known early and it continued for the remainder of day one.
The Irish track and field squads opened competition at the Mt. SAC Relays Friday, earning seven top-five finishes on the first day of action.
Though graduate student and six-time All-American Andrew Bumbalough already has his name securely on the all-time GU list in the men's outdoor 5,000-meter run (No. 2 - 13:30.77), he has shown his consistency in his ability to run some of the fastest-times in Georgetown history last night at the Mt. SAC Relays held at Hilmer Lodge Stadium in Walnut, Calif.
Casey Masterson improved on her own school record in the 1,500 meter as the Oregon State women's track team concluded competition Friday at the 52nd Annual Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif.
Mike Torchia and Pieter Gagnon ran career-best times in the 10,000 meters at the Mt. SAC Relays.
All-American Amy Laskowske ran to a third-place finish in the 10,000 meters at the Mt. SAC Relays.
Georgia sophomore Matt Cleaver shattered the school record in the 3000-meter steeplechase to highlight the opening day of the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif., late Thursday night.
Texas A&M competes at Baylor on Saturday in the Michael Johnson Classic. Field events begin at 9:30 a.m. while running prelims start at 11 a.m. Finals in running events start at 5 p.m. at the Hart/Patterson Track and Field Complex.
Click here for the live blog from day two of the 2010 Big South Outdoor Track and Field Championships.
Admission to the meet is free with events on the track starting at 4 p.m. and field events starting at 1 p.m.
Ingmar Kerem set personal bests in three events to post a 282-point PR in the decathlon Thursday at the Mt. SAC/California Invitational Combined Events at Cougar Athletic Stadium.
Georgia Tech sophomore Bailey Wagner won the discus to lead the Yellow Jackets on day one of the 2010 ACC Outdoor Championships in Clemson, S.C.
Coastal Carolina University's men's track and field team is in third place with 22 points after the first day of the Big South Conference Championship at Charleston Southern on Thursday, April 15.
Florida State opened the 2010 ACC Outdoor Championships on Thursday in Clemson, S.C. with a strong start in the discus by Michael Putman and the duo of Pasca Cheruiyot and Andrea Palen capped off the day with top five finishes in the 10,000m.
CHARLESTON, S.C. – Aimee Veatch of the Radford women’s track and field team set a new school record in the hammer throw and captured her second straight outdoor title on day one of the 2010 Big South Championships at Bagwell/Settles Track and Field Stadium.
This year at the Kansas Relays, athletes in the Invitational women's pole vault event will have more to gain than a just the title of Relays champion. The six elite athletes entered in the event have an opportunity to make a profit on Saturday, as they will be "vaulting for dollars."
IU track and field travels to Terre Haute this weekend for their second-straight scored meet. For the second consecutive year, the Hoosiers will compete in the four-way meet against Indiana State, Michigan State and Southern Illinois. The 2009 meet saw the Indiana women take the win and the Indiana men finish second to ISU.
For the third year in a row, the Men of Oregon will host UCLA in a classic dual meet Saturday beginning at 11:45 a.m. at Historic Hayward Field. The dual will be televised live from noon to 2 p.m. by OSN on Comcast Sports Net (Comcast 37/737HD).
University of Louisville senior Steven Hnat won the BIG EAST Male Field Athlete of the Week award for the second straight week after competing last weekend at the Border Battle "Kentuckiana".
The Idaho State track and field team will travel to Sacramento, Calif., for the Sacramento State Mondo Invitational Saturday, April 17. Field events will begin at 10:30 a.m. and running events will begin at 12:30 p.m. ISU will be facing athletes from Sacramento State, Portland State, Washington, Stanford and Fresno State.
Sophomores Andy Bayer and Derek Drouin and junior Sarah Pease have been named Big Ten Track and Field Athletes of the week for the week April 4-11, the conference has announced on April 14. The three Hoosiers all scored wins at the Border Battle, posting marks that rank among the best in the conference and the nation.
This will mark the first time since 1994 that the Texas Longhorns have hosted a dual meet.
Both the men's and women's teams from the University of Oklahoma Track and Field program climbed into the top 10 of the sport's national rankings released Wednesday by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). The Oklahoma women come in at No. 6 while the Oklahoma men are at No. 9, the highest ranking of the outdoor season for both teams.
The Gophers have had a dozen student-athletes sign NLIs to join the Minnesota track/cross country program in 2010-11.
The noted running web site MileStat.com recently conducted an interview with VMI freshman, and Big South Women's Cross Country Freshman of the Year, Jenna Moye. The resulting Q&A session is available here.
Alabama head women's track and field coach Sandy Fowler announced the signing of three prep standouts, both on the oval and in the field, for 2010-11 season. Chloe Hetherton (Saskatchewan, Canada), Dacia Mays (Pensacola, Fla.) and Aoife Hickey (Dublin, Ireland) will all be wearing crimson next season.
Alabama head women's cross country coach Randy Hasenbank announced the signing of four prep middle distance and distance standouts for 2010-11 season. Aubrielle Wright (Hampton, Ga.), Claire Turner (Signal Mountain, Tenn.), Palee Myrex (Bremen, Ala.) and Lillian Goodman (Opelika, Ala.) will all be wearing crimson next season.
Ashton Eaton and Amber Purvis have been named Pac-10 track athletes of the week for their roles in helping Oregon sweep the Pepsi Team Invitational over the weekend, the league office announced Monday.
Including the Jayhawks, five schools from the Big 12 Conference will face off at 83rd Annual Kansas Relays April 14-17 at Hershberger Track and McCook-Olympic Field on the campus of the University of Kansas. Nebraska, Iowa State, Kansas State and Missouri will all journey to Lawrence to participate in one of the premier track and field events in the country. In addition to the Big 12 squads, the Seton Hall track team will travel from New Jersey to compete at the Relays.
The Oregon State women's cross country and track team has signed Emily Wheeler for the 2010-11 campaign head coach Kelly Sullivan announced Monday.
Georgetown senior Kenny Mitchell continues to have a stellar senior season as he broke his own school record in the 100-meter dash on Saturday night at the Sun Angel Classic in Tempe, Ariz., hosted by Arizona State University.
Continuing the successful weekend for the Oklahoma Track and Field program, the team's sprinter and jumpers pocketed five individual titles late Saturday night at the Sun Angel Track Classic in Tempe. Ronnie Ash stayed undefeated in the 110-meter hurdles while Will Claye made his 2010 debut a promising one by winning the triple jump. The two were joined in the winner's circle by Latoya Greaves (100-meter hurdles), Eric Bailey (400-meter hurdles) and Mookie Salaam (100-meter dash).
North Dakota State sophomore Kevin Jackson won both the 100 meters and the 200 meters to lead the men's track and field team at a windy Bison Open on Saturday, April 10.
Seventeen Broncos compete at Mesa Classic
Aggie frosh Sam Humphreys set a school record in the javelin as one of 15 wins for A&M in the Pepsi Team Invitational in Eugene on Saturday. Texas A&M placed second to Oregon in men's and women's team scoring.
The Irish track and field squads notched an impressive 35 top-five finishes and six wins Saturday at the Border Battle "Kentuckiana" held at the Cardinal Park Soccer and Track Stadium on the campus of the University of Louisville.
After a one-year hiatus from competition at the Kansas Relays, Nichole Denby will return to Lawrence to run in her specialty event; the invitational 100-meter hurdles. Denby is a three-time Kansas Relays champion in the event, as well as the Kansas Relays record holder.
Some late changes in tomorrow's Pepsi Team Invitational schedule to pass along. In an effort to fit some of the featured events into the TV window, take note that the women's 5,000 meters, featuring Jordan Hasay's Hayward Field debut, will now start at 1:27 p.m.
The University of Kentucky track and field team travels to Louisville's Cardinal Park not as an adversary but as a teammate to the in-state rival when they take on Indiana and Notre Dame in the Border Battle `Kentuckiana' on Saturday.
College of Charleston freshman Jelain McArthur has been named March's Southern Conference Track Athlete of the Month by league officials.
The Southeast Missouri State track & field teams will travel to Oxford, Mississippi this Saturday, April 10 to compete in the Ole Miss Invitational. The meet is a one-day invitational hosted by University of Mississippi Rebels. The meet will take place at the Ole Miss Track & Field Complex. The field events will begin at 11:30 with the women's hammer throw.
This year at the 83rd Annual Kansas Relays, fans and spectators will have an opportunity to witness three outstanding international athletes competing in a variety of men's sprint events.
The Irish track and field squads hit the road this weekend for Border Battle Kentuckiana held at the Cardinal Park Soccer and Track Stadium on the campus of the University of Louisville.
The Villanova men's track and field squad added seven BIG EAST qualifiers to the performance list and improved on marks at the 45th Colonial Relays in Williamsburg, Va. over the weekend.
Oregon returns home to host the Pepsi Team Invitational on Saturday. The meet features the defending outdoor national champion Texas A&M men's and women's teams versus Oregon's two 2009 runner-up squads. The meet also includes Pac-10 rival Washington, as well as Missouri and Illinois.
Kierra Foster has never been a stranger to success. From conference, regional and national titles in high school to All-American honors in college, it's no surprise that Foster has her sights set on medaling in the 2012 London Olympics.
Georgia junior Cory Holman jumped out to an early lead following the first day of the decathlon at the Sea Ray Relays in Knoxville, Tenn., on Wednesday.
The BasicsOklahoma State's Cowboy and Cowgirl track and field teams return to action this weekend at the John McDonnell Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark.
South Carolina won 11 events at the Gamecock Open Meet in mid-week action at the Weems Baskin Track Facility. The meet was the final home meet of the season for the ranked South Carolina squads.
With one week of competition under their belts, the Nittany Lion track and field teams will continue their outdoor campaign this weekend, traveling to the Sun Angel Track Classic, hosted by Arizona State University.
California hosts the annual Big Meet Saturday when the Stanford Cardinal visits Edwards Stadium. The men will be facing off against each other for the 116th time, while the Cal and Stanford women meet for the 31st consecutive year. The field events begin with the women's hammer at 10:30 a.m., while the running events are scheduled to start at 1:05 p.m.
The next installment of the popular "Tuesdays in Track Town," which will be tomorrow between 7-8 p.m. at the Bowerman Building, will feature several of Oregon's recent national champions.
Just one day after claiming his fourth consecutive 400 meter CARIFTA gold medal, Alabama freshman sprinter Kirani James returned to Truman Bodden Sports Complex on Sunday, April 4, as he advanced to the 200m final at the CARIFTA Games with the second-fastest time of the day, 21.10 (1.0).
Peterson first met former Longhorn great and world champion Richards as a youngster at the Texas Relays.
The Wolverines look to recapture "The Dual" pennant at Ohio State this Saturday (April 10) at 11 a.m.
The University of Houston track and field team recorded five personal records and ten top-five performances at the 83rd Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays this weekend.
Broncos fare well in first home meet of 2010 outdoor season
University of Kentucky track and field star Ashley Muffet, who faces lofty expectations at the entrance of every meet, performed brilliantly in only the third week of the 2010 outdoor season, placing ahead of all collegiate athletes in the women's shot put and discus throw at the Tiger Track Classic on Saturday.
The Alabama men's track and field team wrapped up its second outdoor meet of the 2010 season on Saturday at the Florida Relays at Percy Beard Track at James G. Pressly Stadium. The competition today consisted of select field events and relays.
UTEP's Blessing Okagbare recorded a personal best en route to posting the world's fastest time in the women's 100m as the Miners closed out competition at the 83rd Annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays hosted by the University of Texas at Austin.
Texas A&M earns outstanding team honors for a second consecutive year with nine victories on Saturday's showcase day at the Texas Relays.
The Texas Men's Distance Medley Four-man Relay crew took the Texas Relays crown with a 9:40.62 to win the 4,000-meter event.
Hokies cap Florida and Colonial Relays on Saturday
Kansas pole vaulter Jordan Scott turned in the best performance of his career Saturday at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, as the senior from Watkinsville, Ga., cleared 5.71m (18-08.75 ft.) to finish second behind long-time rival and defending NCAA outdoor champion Jason Colwick of Rice.
Oregon's next two home track meets, the April 10 Pepsi Team Invitational and the April 17 UCLA dual, will be televised live by the Oregon Sports Network and will be broadcast on Comcast Sports Net, OSN General Manager Shelly Jordan announced Friday.
Minnesota head coach Steve Plasencia announced five student-athletes have signed NLIs to become Golden Gophers.
Five members of the Arizona State University track and field program completed the second of two days of competition at the Jim Click Multis in Tucson, Ariz., on Friday with the two Sun Devil women finishing with scores that rank among the program's all-time Top 10.
Okagbare leaped to a world's best mark this season to claim the long jump title and break Texas' Marshevet Hooker's previous meet and stadium records.
Only two women in the history of the Olympic Games have ever won back-to-back gold medals in the 200-meter dash. This year at the Kansas Relays, fans, coaches and athletes alike will get a chance to witness one of those women in action. Veronica Campbell Brown, known as one of the greatest Caribbean sprinters of all time, will run at the 2010 Kansas Relays in the 200-meter dash and 4x400-meter relay on April 17
For the second time in his career, Ashton Eaton surpassed the University of Oregon's all-time decathlon record. And for the second time in his career, the score will not go in the record books as strong winds pushed his second day mark well beyond the legal wind limit of 4.0 meters per second.
Georgia's track and field teams made the trip to Gainesville, Fla., on Thursday in preparation for the Florida Relays on Friday, April 2 and Saturday, April 3.
With a mammoth throw of 64.57m (211-10 ft.) Thursday at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, Kansas sophomore Alena Krechyk now owns the top collegiate mark in the nation in the women's hammer throw. With that mark, Krechyk also broke the Kansas school record in the event, besting the previous record of 62.94m (206-06 ft.), held by Zlata Tarasova since 2007.
Trinity Otto placed third in decathlon as Daphne Fitzpatrick and the men's 4 x 800 each finish fourth on second day of Texas Relays.
The University of Kentucky track and field team travels to compete in its first major outdoor meet of the season at the Pepsi Florida Relays April 2- 3, in Gainesville, Fla.
In their first combined events competition of the spring, Ashton Eaton and Brianne Theisen showed why they are the defending NCAA champions in the decathlon and heptathlon, respectively, by scoring first-day personal records Wednesday at the Texas Relays.