Track & Field Holds Breast Cancer Awareness Event
T&F Breast Cancer Awareness Event
BATON ROUGE – Members of the LSU Track & Field team recently took part in their inaugural "Pink Day" practice on Saturday, Oct. 18, as each of the event groups for the Tigers and Lady Tigers followed their training at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium by hosting a watermelon social and educational seminar for Breast Cancer Awareness.
Track & Field Holds Fifth-Annual Alumni Banquet
Track & Field's Alumni Banquet
BATON ROUGE – The LSU Track & Field program held its fifth-annual Team Awards and Alumni Recognition Banquet on Friday night at the Carl Maddox Field House in which 18 student-athletes received awards for their performance in competition, in the classroom and in the community during the 2013-14 athletic season.
Track & Field Alumni Banquet Set for Oct. 24
Track & Field Alumni Banquet
BATON ROUGE – The LSU Track & Field staff continue to accept RSVPs as the Tigers and Lady Tigers are set to host their fifth-annual LSU Track & Field Team Awards and Alumni Recognition Banquet this fall as the event will be held at the Carl Maddox Field House on Friday, Oct. 24, ahead of LSU's football game against Ole Miss.
Thompson Anchors Americas to Gold
Thompson Anchors Relay Gold
BATON ROUGE – LSU Track & Field alumnus Richard Thompson anchored the favored Americas to the gold medal in the men's 4x100-meter relay final at the 2014 IAAF Continental Cup on Sunday while crossing the finish line in 37.97 seconds for the fastest time ever run on African soil in the event held at the Grand Stade in Marrakech, Morocco.
Norwood Caps NCACA Meet with Relay Gold
Norwood Caps NCACA with Gold
BATON ROUGE – Junior sprinter Vernon Norwood became the third LSU Tiger to win a gold medal at this year's North American, Central American & Caribbean Under-23 Championships when he anchored the United States to an easy victory in the 4x400-meter relay during Sunday's finale in the event held this weekend in Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada.