The UT Tyler Men's and Women's track and field teams are ready the 2014 American Southwest Conference Track and Field Championships, Friday-Saturday at the HSU Track and Field Complex on the campus of Hardin Simmons University.
The UT Tyler men's and women's track teams competed in one of the last events before the ASC championship, with several athletes setting new school records. Alexis Baldwin set two new records in the 100 meter and 200 meter dash.
The UT Tyler men's and women's track teams competed at multiple events across the state, ranging from Abilene in the West to New Summerfield in ETX. Buck Thompson and Whitney Simmons each had strong showings in Abilene.
The UT Tyler men's and women's track and field teams competed at the Skechers-SFA Invitational, finishing the meet with a strong final day. Freshman runner Jonathan Paez set a new record in the 110 meter hurdles, finishing in 15.35 seconds.