Category Archives: Track and Field

World University Games: Kent State’s Reggie Jagers discus throw champion

Kent State alum Reggie Jagers III won gold in the men’s discus after recording a winning toss of 61.24 meters Monday at the World University Games in Taipei, Taiwan. Jagers…

World University Games: Houston sprinter Cameron Burrell takes bronze

TAIPEI, Taiwan – Senior sprinter Cameron Burrell earned Houston’s first medal of the World University Games after claiming bronze in the 100-meter dash on Thursday, in Taipei. Burrell qualified for the finals of…

Track and Field: Stanford’s Valarie Allman’s success hinged on spaghetti dinner

Sometimes you find your calling because of reflection, hard work or sheer luck. Other times, it’s because you crave a spaghetti dinner. Stanford senior Valarie Allman is among the favorites…

Mike Gundy’s mullet impact on college sports

Mike Gundy’s mullet has entered its second year of popularizing business in the front and party in the back. The Oklahoma State football coach claims that the now-famous ‘do is…

North Carolina hurdler Kenny Selmon chose an internship over USATF this summer

CHAPEL HILL — When the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships commenced in Sacramento, California on June 22, Kenny Selmon could not be found. Just two weeks prior, Selmon broke a…

Former Tennessee sprinters Justin Gatlin, Christian Coleman finish 1-2 ahead of Usain Bolt at track world championships

LONDON — Former Tennessee NCAA champions and All-American sprinters Justin Gatlin and Christian Coleman took gold and silver, respectively, in Saturday’s men’s 100-meter final of the London 2017 IAAF World Championships at…