Category Archives: Track and Field

Track and Field: Oregon women win 7th title in 8 years; Texas A&M men claim first-ever title

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Oregon scored a record 84 points to win the women’s team title, and Texas A&M’s men captured their first indoor team win with a thrilling 4x400m relay…

College track & field recap: Saunders breaks own record in the shot put

COLLEGE STATION — A collegiate record in the women’s shot put and a pair of historic wins in the women’s pentathlon and the men’s 5000 meters highlighted the first day…

NCAA DI men’s and women’s indoor track and field championships qualifiers announced

INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Track and Field and Cross Country Committee has announced the participants that will compete in the 2017 NCAA Division I Men’s…

President’s Day: A look at U.S. presidents in college sports

President’s Day, which was originally established in 1885 to recognize President George Washington, is now popularly celebrated to recognize all current and former U.S. presidents. For more than 220 years…

Watch: American University’s Liam Purdy wins 800-meter race without right shoe

American University’s Liam Purdy took home first place in Sunday’s Patriot League indoor track and field championship 800-meter race in unusual fashion, after finishing the run without one of his…

Oregon hurdler Alaysha Johnson makes an impact on and off the track

EUGENE, Ore. — Measured linearly, nationally ranked Oregon hurdler Alaysha Johnson is 5-foot-3, but she packs an oversized personality. “She is not a go-along, get-along type person,” UO sprints and…