Several members of the UT Tyler men's and women's track and field teams took part in the University of Central Oklahoma Open on Saturday. Sophomore Whitney Simmons took first in the women's weight throw with a new personal-record.
UT Tyler Men's Track and Field senior Buck Thompson has been named the South/Southeast Region Field Athlete of the Year by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association the organization announced on Tuesday.
Three members of the UT Tyler men's and women's track and field teams will participate at the 2014 Div. III Track and Field Championships in Delaware, Ohio, May 22-24. The championships will be hosted by Ohio Wesleyan University.
Several members of the UT Tyler men's and women's track and field teams competed at the UW La Crosse Eagle Open on Friday, looking to improve their results to find a spot at the 2014 NCAA National Championships.