The LSU track and field and cross country program is pleased to announce the additions of Katy-Ann McDonald, Lisa Gunnarsson, Molly McHale, Adam Wise and Tripp Marcus for the 2018-19 season.
The LSU track and field team had seven representatives compete at the 2018 IAAF U20 World Championships last week. The athletes combined to win three world titles and five medals overall.
Mondo Duplantis cleared 5.82 meters (19-1.00) to claim gold while setting a championship record on Saturday morning at Ratina Stadium in Finland at the 2018 IAAF U20 World Championships.
A rising sophomore at LSU, Jake Norris of Great Britain was crowned the 2018 IAAF U20 World Champion in the hammer throw on Friday.
Damion Thomas cleared 10 39-inch hurdles at Ratina Stadium in 13.16 seconds to claim his first-career world title on Thursday.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Forty-five LSU student-athletes were named to the 2017-18 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll on Wednesday by Commissioner Greg Sankey.
The LSU track and field team has six representatives (four current and two incoming) competing at the 2018 IAAF World U20 Championships this week in Tampere, Finland.
Duplantis has been named 2017-18 All-USA Boys National Track and Field Athlete of the Year and Gatorade Louisiana Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year over the last two weeks.
Former LSU sprinter Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake claimed his second straight British 200 meter dash title on Sunday at the 2018 British Athletic Championships at Alexander Stadium.
The LSU track and field program is accepting applications from LSU students who have an interest in joining the track and field team for the 2019 season from now until Friday, July 27.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Fifty-nine LSU student-athletes were named to the 2018 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll on Wednesday by Commissioner Greg Sankey. The Spring accolades recognize the sports of baseball, golf, softball, tennis, track & field and beach volleyball.
Jahnoy Thompson (200 meter dash) and Damion Thomas (110 meter hurdles) both wowed the crowds with wins in their respective events at National Stadium.
Aleia Hobbs sprinted down the straightaway at Drake Stadium in 10.91 seconds to claim her first career USATF outdoor national title on Friday night.
LSU track and field long jumper Jace Attuso has been named to the 2017-18 Google Cloud Academic All-America Men's Cross Country/Track & Field Third Team on Thursday.
Eighteen current and former LSU track and field athletes will be competing at three different meets this weekend – USATF Championships, Jamaica Championships, and the Trinidad Championships.
LSU had three junior competitors earn their spot at the 2018 IAAF U20 World Championships in July.
Three LSU student-athletes recently travelled to Destin, Florida, to attend the Southeastern Conference Spring Meetings.
JuVaughn Blake, Abby O'Donoghue, Jurnee Woodward and Milan Young will compete at the USATF Junior Championships this weekend in Indiana.
Another big honor came in on Wednesday for LSU superstar Aleia Hobbs. She was announced as a semifinalist for The Bowerman.
LSU sprinter Aleia Hobbs was named the 2018 USTFCCCA Women's Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year on Wednesday, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association of America announced.
The LSU women's track field team scored 41 points on the final day of competition at Hayward Field to earn a sixth place finish at the 2018 NCAA Championships on Saturday.
The LSU men's track and field team scored 17 points on the final day of the men's competition at the 2018 NCAA Championships to finish in a tie for eighth place with a total of 28 points.
The No. 7 LSU women's track and field team had six individuals and two relays punch their tickets to Saturday's finals on day two of the NCAA Championships at Hayward Field.
Freshman hammer thrower Jake Norris registered the best toss of his career, a 240 foot, 3 inch throw, that broke an eight-year old school record to highlight day one of the NCAA Championships.
The No. 7 LSU women's and No. 8 LSU men's track and field teams are set to take on the 2018 NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore., this Wednesday through Saturday at the historic Hayward Field.