Nebraska men, Texas A&M women win Big 12 Champs

Published on May 18, 2009 |

Nebraska men’s track and field team will bring home the program’s historic 100th Big 12 conference crown, as Texas A&M women held off Texas Tech and Nebraska for historic conference title.


Published on May 17, 2009 |

The 2009 Southeastern Conference Track and Field Championships hosted by the University of Florida at its Percy Beard Track at James G. Pressly Stadium have been suspended due to lightning in the area.

SEC Outdoor Championships – Day Two Report

Published on May 16, 2009 |

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Georgia and Arkansas lead on the men’s and women’s sides, respectively, following day two of the 2009 Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships Friday. The event is being hosted by the University of Florida at its Percy Beard Track at James G. Pressly Stadium.

Seven Irish athletes set NCAA regional qualifying marks at Georgia Tech Invitational

Published on May 15, 2009 |

ATLANTA – The Irish track and field teams competed Friday during the first day of events at the Georgia Tech Invitational. Women’s 1500 Meters: Marissa Treece finished 12th with an NCAA regional qualifying time of 4:27.70, while Lindsey Ferguson finished 21st in 4:31.56.

Purdue teams starts great at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships

Published on May 15, 2009 |

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Purdue men’s and women’s track and field teams had a great first day at the 2009 Big Ten Outdoor Championships, hosted by Ohio State at Jesse Owens Track Stadium on Friday. Both the men and the women sit in third place in the team standings as the men scored 10 points and the women tallied 14.

Summers Wins 10,000 at MAC Championships

Published on May 15, 2009 |

AKRON, Ohio – Ohio junior Kari Summers (Troy, Ohio) won the 10,000 meters and senior Susan Plungis (Great Barrington, Mass.) took second in the javelin to land the Bobcats in second place after four scored events on day one of the Mid-American Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The host Akron Zips hold the lead over the 12-team field, as they try to win their fifth-consecutive team title.

US Virgin Islands’ Tabarie Henry beats Gay in 400m in Austin

Published on May 3, 2009 |

TEXAS, USA — US Virgin Islands’ Tabarie Henry ran a big personal best in the men’s 400m on his way to defeating an impressive looking world sprint double champion Tyson Gay at the Texas Invitational meet on the fast University of Texas track here in Austin on Saturday.