Track + Field - Archives 2018

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Track & Field Completes Day 1 in Lafayette
Track + Field 03/16/2018

LAFAYETTE, La. LSU freshman Jake Norris kicked off the day and his outdoor track & field collegiate career strong by winning the men's hammer throw with a facility record of 232' 10'' (70.98m) in the Louisiana Classics Friday evening. His efforts place him among LSU's best with the No. 3 mark in school history.

Track & Field Heads Outdoors in Lafayette
Track + Field 03/15/2018

LAFAYETTE, La. After wrapping up the 2018 indoor season at the NCAA Division I Indoor Championships in College Station, Texas last weekend, the LSU track & field teams start the outdoor season in Lafayette to compete at the Louisiana Classics Friday and Saturday.

Hobbs Makes First Appearance on 2018 'Bowerman List'
Track + Field 03/14/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. Following her 60-m NCAA national championship, senior Aleia Hobbs closed out the 2018 indoor season by making her first appearance on The Bowerman 2018 Women's Post-Indoor List.

NATIONAL CHAMPION! Hobbs Wins 60 Meters Crown!
Track + Field 03/10/2018

COLLEGE STATION, Texas Aleia Hobbs set a collegiate record to win the women's 60 meter dash at the NCAA Indoor Championships. Her time of 7.07 seconds also is the sixth-fastest time in the world.

LSU Places Four In Women's 60 Meter Finals At NCAAs
Track + Field 03/09/2018

COLLEGE STATION, Texas When LSU women sprinters step on the track these days, expect history to happen. And happen it did in today's 60 meter prelims of the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships.

Play Track & Field Sends 15 to NCAA Indoor Championships
Track + Field 03/08/2018

COLLEGE STATION, Texas LSU sends 15 qualifiers to the 2018 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships. Competition will take place at Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium for both days of action.

Thomas Named SEC Men's Freshman Runner of the Year
Track + Field 03/07/2018

BATON ROUGE - LSU hurdler Damion Thomas was named the Southeastern Conference Men's Freshman Runner of the Year today as selected by the league's head coaches.

Track & Field Alumni Recognition Banquet On April 20
Track + Field 03/06/2018

BATON ROUGE The LSU Track & Field Team Awards and Alumni Recognition Banquet is set for April 20 at the Renaissance Hotel. The banquet will be the lead-in to the LSU Alumni Gold meet, on April 21.

Brisco Named USTFCCCA Regional Track Athlete of the Year
Track + Field 03/05/2018

NEW ORLEANS LSU senior sprinter Mikiah Brisco has been named the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Regional Women's Track Athlete of the Year today.

Track and Field Qualifies 15 for NCAA Indoor Meet
Track + Field 03/01/2018

BATON ROUGE LSU will send a combined 15 participants to the 2018 NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships March 9-10 at the Gilliam Indoor Track stadium in College Station, Texas.

Brisco Remains on The Bowerman 2018 Watch List
Track + Field 02/28/2018

BATON ROUGE LSU senior sprinter Mikiah Brisco remains on The Bowerman 2018 Women's Watch List that was released this afternoon leading into next week's NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships. The Bowerman is awarded to the top male and female collegiate athletes in NCAA Track & Field.

Women's Track and Field Jumps Up to No. 4 in Rankings
Track + Field 02/26/2018

NEW ORLEANS The LSU women's track & field team moved up to No. 4 in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Week 6 rankings of the regular season announced on Monday afternoon.

Brisco, Hobbs Pace T&F on Final Day of SEC Indoors
Track + Field 02/25/2018

COLLEGE STATION, Texas A 1-2 finish from Mikiah Brisco and Aleia Hobbs in the 60-meter dash highlighted the final day for LSU at the 2018 Southeastern Conference Indoor Championships here Sunday at the Gilliam Indoor Stadium on the campus of Texas A&M.

Play Track and Field Completes Day One of SEC Championships
Track + Field 02/24/2018


Track & Field Ready for SEC Indoor Championships
Track + Field 02/23/2018

COLLEGE STATION, Texas The LSU Track & Field teams will return to Texas this weekend as Texas A&M will host the 2018 SEC Indoor Track & Field Championships to kickoff postseason action. All events will run Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 24-25, at Gilliam Stadium in College Station.

Blake and Humphrey Awarded Weekly SEC Honors
Track + Field 02/20/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. After their performances at the LSU Twilight, freshman JuVaughn Blake and sophomore Brittley Humphrey were respectively crowned men's freshman and women's runner of the week by the SEC office today.

Play LSU Wraps Up Indoor Regular Season at LSU Twilight
Track + Field 02/16/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. The LSU Twilight was an opportunity for members of the LSU track & field teams to set some personal-bests leading into next week's SEC Championships.

Track & Field Hosts LSU Twilight Before SEC Championships
Track + Field 02/15/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. - The LSU track & field teams will host the LSU Twilight, Friday, Feb. 16 at the Carl Maddox Field House.

Blake Named SEC Men's Freshman of the Week
Track + Field 02/13/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. LSU rookie JuVaughn Blake was named the SEC Men's Track & Field Freshman of the Week award as announced on Tuesday afternoon by the league office.

Johnson, O'Donoghue Earn Wins at Tyson Invitational
Track + Field 02/10/2018

Sprinters earned several personal records, including a win in the women's 200 meter dash by Kortnei Johnson at the Tyson Invitational. Abby O'Donoghue picked up a victory in the women's high jump.

Hobbs Posts World's 5th-Fastest 60m on Day 1 at Tyson
Track + Field 02/09/2018

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark./AMES, Iowa LSU senior Aleia Hobbs ran the fifth-fastest time in the world this season to win the women's 60 meter dash on Day One of the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville.

Track & Field On the Road at Iowa State and Arkansas
Track + Field 02/08/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. - The LSU track & field teams will split up this weekend to compete at the Iowa State Classic and the Tyson Invitational hosted by Arkansas, Feb. 9-10.

Brisco On The Bowerman 2018 Mid-Indoor Watch List
Track + Field 02/07/2018

NEW ORLEANS LSU senior Mikiah Brisco has been named to The Bowerman 2018 Women's Mid-Indoor Watch List today. Brisco is one of six student-athletes to advance from the preseason watch list to the mid-indoor season list.

SEC Names 53 LSU Student-Athletes to Fall Honor Roll
Athletic Dept. 02/07/2018

BATON ROUGE Fifty-three LSU student-athletes representing four different sports were named to the 2017 Fall Academic Honor Roll, commissioner Greg Sankey announced Wednesday.

Brisco SEC Runner of the Week With Record Performance
Track + Field 02/06/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. LSU senior & Baton Rouge native Mikiah Brisco was awarded the SEC Women's Runner of the Week award for the second time this season as announced on Tuesday by the league office.