Wales Earns Ticket to NCAA Semifinals
NCAA East Prelims Day 1
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – All-American javelin thrower Rebekah Wales became the first LSU athlete at this year's NCAA East Preliminary Rounds to earn her seat on the plane to Eugene, Oregon, for the NCAA semifinals with a qualifying throw of 161 feet, 6 inches in Thursday's opener at Hodges Stadium at the University of North Florida.
Track & Field Set For NCAA East Prelims
NCAA T&F East Prelims Preview
BATON ROUGE – The LSU Track & Field teams are ready to kick off their run to the 2016 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships this weekend when return to Jacksonville, Florida, for the third-straight season to compete at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds set to begin Thursday afternoon at North Florida's Hodges Stadium.
Mitchell-Blake Named to Bowerman Watch List
The Bowerman Men's Watch List
BATON ROUGE – LSU's junior sprinter Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake has cashed in on his championship treble at the SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships with a selection to the 10-man watch list for The Bowerman Award released Thursday ahead of the NCAA Preliminary Rounds by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.
Track & Field Earns 50 NCAA Prelim Entries
NCAA East Prelim Entries
BATON ROUGE – The LSU Track & Field program learned Thursday night that 50 entries between the men's and women's programs have earned qualification into the 2016 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships as the University of North Florida will play host to the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds from May 26-28 in Jacksonville.
Tigers No. 2 in Rankings After SEC Outdoors
USTFCCCA Top 25 Rankings (May 16)
BATON ROUGE – On the strength of winning five SEC event titles and turning in two NCAA-leading performances in Saturday's finale at the 2016 SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships, the LSU Tigers are closing on the top spot in the national rankings this week as the No. 2-ranked men's team in the latest power rankings released Monday.