Brown Named SEC Track & Field Athlete of the Week
SEC Track & Field Athlete of the Week
BATON ROUGE – After smashing his own meet and school records while raising his NCAA-leading performance in winning the men's discus title at the 121st Penn Relay Carnival on Saturday, LSU senior Rodney Brown was honored Tuesday afternoon as the SEC Men's Field Athlete of the Week for the third time during the 2015 outdoor season.
Track & Field Advances in National Rankings
Track & Field National Rankings
BATON ROUGE – The LSU Track & Field teams continue to climb the national rankings as they prepare for their regular-season finale at the LSU Invitational this weekend as the Tigers are up to No. 2 and the Lady Tigers are up to No. 8 in the latest national power rankings released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on Monday.
Stowers Runs World-Leading Mark at Drake Relays
Stowers Runs World-Leading Mark
BATON ROUGE – Former Lady Tiger All-American Jasmin Stowers burst onto the international stage on a chilly Saturday afternoon in Des Moines, Iowa, when she hurdled to a world-leading time of 12.40 seconds in blitzing the field in the Women's 100-Meter Hurdles Beijing World Championships Preview at the 106th Drake Relays held at Drake Stadium.
Brown's Record Throw Highlights Final Day at Penn
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PHILADELPHIA – LSU's NCAA-title hopeful Rodney Brown stepped into the discus ring for his final appearance at the Penn Relays and walked away a champion for the second-straight season as he smashed his own meet record and school record in the event to highlight Saturday's finale in the 121st running of the Carnival at Franklin Field.
Track & Field Extends Penn Win Streak to 24 Years
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PHILADELPHIA – The LSU Track & Field program extended its streak to 24-straight seasons of winning at least one Championship of America relay title at the Penn Relays when the Lady Tigers cruised to victory in the women's shuttle hurdle relay to highlight Friday's action in the 121st running of the carnival at historic Franklin Field.