Track + Field - Archives 2018

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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.

LSU Recognizes 3.0 Student-Athletes
Athletic Dept. 02/05/2018

BATON ROUGE A total of 209 LSU student-athletes have been recognized for finishing the 2017 fall semester with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, the Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes announced Monday.

Brisco Earns Nation's and LSU's Best 60-Meter Mark
Track + Field 02/03/2018

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. Senior Mikiah Brisco stole the show in Albuquerque on Saturday afternoon, recording the best 60 meter dash time in the nation and in LSU history at a blistering 7.08 at altitude. This marks a new personal-best for the senior, earning her second 60-meter title this season.

Play T&F Collects Three Event Titles Across Friday's Meets
Track + Field 02/02/2018

BATON ROUGE, La./ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. The LSU Track & Field teams concluded Friday with nine top-ten finishers combined in the 200-meter dash for both teams in Albuquerque, New Mexico following the finale of the Bayou Bengal Invitational.

Track & Field Splits Up for Weekend Meets
Track + Field 02/01/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. With the 2018 indoor season now one month in, the LSU Track & Field teams will continue to strive for more NCAA Championship qualifications this weekend as they will compete in Albuquerque, New Mexico and play host in Baton Rouge.

Women's Track & Field No. 7 in Week 2 Rankings
Track + Field 01/30/2018

NEW ORLEANS The LSU women's track & field team moved up to No. 7 in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Week 2 rankings of the regular season announced on Monday.

Track & Field Knock Out Strong Marks at Razorback Invite
Track + Field 01/27/2018

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - It was a very productive day for the No. 9 Lady Tigers with significant performances in the 60 meters, 60m hurdles, and the 400 meters.

Track & Field Sets Several PRs At Razorback Invite
Track + Field 01/26/2018

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - The men's and women's track & field teams are off to a solid start after the first day of competition at the Razorback Invitational.

Track & Field Ready for SEC Competition in Fayetteville
Track + Field 01/25/2018

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. The LSU Track & Field teams look to hit another gear against stiff competition at the Razorback Invitational running Friday and Saturday in Fayetteville, Arkansas. The Tigers and No. 9-ranked Lady Tigers will compete both days at the Randal Tyson Track Center.

Hobbs Named SEC Women's Runner of the Week
Track + Field 01/23/2018

BATON ROUGE, LA. For the second time in as many weeks, the No. 9-ranked LSU women's track & field team has captured another conference runner of the week as senior Aleia Hobbs earned the honor for the fourth time in her career.

Women's Track & Field No. 9 in Week 1 Rankings
Track + Field 01/22/2018

NEW ORLEANS With several top national performances in the books over the last two weeks, the women's track & field team is ranked No. 9 in the first USTFCCCA rankings of the regular season.

Hobbs Sets NCAA Top-Time, Lady Tigers Place First in Iowa
Track + Field 01/20/2018

IOWA CITY, Iowa The Lady Tigers dominated 60-meter and 60-meter hurdles Saturday as they took the top-two spots in each event while setting NCAA, university and personal records along the way. The Lady Tigers held five of the eight spots in the final for both events.

Track & Field Completes Day 1 in Iowa City
Track + Field 01/19/2018

IOWA CITY, Iowa After the first day of the second annual Larry Wieczorek Invitational, the LSU men's track and field team is sitting in first place in the team standings with 52 points thanks to several strong performances throughout the day. The women's squad is in fifth place with 31 points.

Track & Field Travels to Iowa City for Two-Day Meet
Track + Field 01/18/2018

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The LSU track & field teams look to build upon numerous strong performances last weekend as they get set to compete in the second-annual Larry Wieczorek Invitational that runs Friday, Jan. 19 and Saturday, Jan. 20. All events will take place at the Iowa Recreation Building.

Brisco Named SEC Women's Runner of the Week
Track + Field 01/16/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. Senior sprinter Mikiah Brisco picked up the second SEC Women's Runner of the Week honor of her career Tuesday following a personal-best performance in the 60-meter at the Corky Classic in Lubbock, Texas on Saturday.

Records Highlight Track & Field at Corky Classic
Track + Field 01/13/2018

A world season-best, a 1-2-3 finish and solid collegiate debuts highlighted the track & field team's performance at the Corky Classic today at Texas Tech.