2017-18 Men's Track News
  • Friday, February 23, 2018

    RECAP: @UTT_TF shines at East Texas Time Trials

    UT Tyler's Michaela McGeary, Paulina Rodriguez and Matthew Cecotti each won two events to highlight Patriot performances at the East Texas Time Trials on Friday at Grace Community School. The first Outdoor meet of the season saw event wins for Rodriguez, Cecotti, McGeary, Daulton Coleman, Damarion Greenwood, Matthew Godwin and Courtney Smith.

  • Thursday, February 22, 2018

    PREVIEW: @UTT_TF to host East Texas Time Trials

    The UT Tyler Track & Field program will host the East Texas Time Trials on Friday starting at 1 p.m. at Grace Community School. The meet will also include javelin which begins at 12 p.m. at the UT Tyler Intramural Field.

  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018

    AWARD: Richardson wins second ASC Track honor

    Zach Richardson has earned ASC Track Athlete of the Week after breaking the UT Tyler 400-meter record last weekend in College Station.

  • Saturday, February 17, 2018

    RECAP: Richardson sets @UTT_TF 400-meter record

    UT Tyler junior Zach Richardson set a new 400-meter program record by running a 48.94, while Kaylee Prather leaped 5.44 meters to finish second in the long jump to highlight Patriot performances at the Aggie Twilight in Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium.

  • Saturday, February 10, 2018

    RECAP: @UTT_TF has strong showing in Oklahoma

    UT Tyler's Zach Richardson ran a 22.59 to win the 200-meter dash, Kaylee Prather won the women’s long jump with a distance of 5.32 meters and Cody Benton won the men’s long jump at 6.61 meters on Saturday at the Broncho Open. On the Mosier Indoor Track, Richardson ran a 7.12 to finish third in the 60 and Matthew Cecotti established a new UT Tyler record by running a 4:24.85 in the 1-mile.

  • Friday, February 9, 2018

    PREVIEW: @UTT_TF to compete in Norman, Oklahoma

    The UT Tyler Patriots will compete in the University of Central Oklahoma’s Broncho Open on Saturday at the Mosier Indoor Track in Norman, Oklahoma. Below is a list of UT Tyler athletes and their events. The meet is scheduled to begin a 9:30 a.m. with running events and 11 a.m. for field events.

  • Tuesday, February 6, 2018

    AWARD: Richardson earns ASC Track Athlete of the Week

    Zach Richardson ran a 22.55 and finished seventh overall at the competitive Missouri Southern Lion Open last Friday. It was his second fastest time and the third best in UT Tyler history. Richardson and the Patriots travel back to Norman, Oklahoma this weekend for the UCO Open.

  • Saturday, February 3, 2018

    RECAP: Nix, McGeary set new @UTT_TF marks in Missouri

    UT Tyler school records continue to fall as Michaela McGeary broke the women’s shot put mark with a throw of 11.20 meters and Victoria Nix cleared 11-feet, 5.75 inches in the pole vault to highlight Patriot success on Saturday at the Missouri Southern Lion Open.

  • Friday, February 2, 2018

    RECAP: Prather, Benton set @UTT_TF long jump records

    UT Tyler senior Kaylee Prather shattered the previous school long jump record with a distance of 17-feet, 11.5 inches and Cody Benton extended his previous program long jump record at 21-feet, 11.5 on Friday at the Missouri Southern Lion Open at the Mercy Indoor Track. The two-day event will continue on Saturday with multiple UT Tyler student-athletes competing.

  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018

    PREVIEW: @UTT_TF to compete in Missouri

    The UT Tyler Patriots will compete in their second indoor meet of the season at the Missouri Southern Lion Open at the Mercy Indoor Track on Friday and Saturday in Joplin, Missouri. The Patriots will be sending 24 athletes to Missouri, including Zach Richardson who ran the second fastest 60-meter in program history with a time of 7.08 at the UCO Open two weeks ago and Cody Benton who set a new UT Tyler long jump record at 21-feet, 10.25 inches. Victoria Nix will also be back in action after she cleared 10-feet in the pole vault for a fifth-place finish.

  • Tuesday, January 23, 2018

    AWARD: Cecotti earns ASC Track Athlete of the Week

    UT Tyler freshman Matthew Cecotti earned his first-ever ASC Track Athlete of the Week honor on Tuesday after breaking the program's record in the 1-mile last Saturday at the UCO Open in Norman, Oklahoma.

  • Saturday, January 20, 2018

    Cecotti, Benton set school records at UCO Open

    Matthew Cecotti established a new UT Tyler 1-mile Indoor record by running a 4:35.30 and Cody Benton set a new long jump mark to highlight the Patriots performances at the season-opening UCO Open on Saturday at the Mosier Indoor Track.

  • Friday, January 19, 2018

    Hepler to resign from UT Tyler positions at semester's end

    Bob Hepler has announced his intentions to resign from his positions as The University of Texas at Tyler’s head men’s and women’s Track & Field and Cross Country coach and Director of the Louise Herrington Patriot Center (HPC) following the completion of the Spring 2018 semester to pursue coaching positions at Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. A 20-time American Southwest Coach of the Year, he will continue in his current roles at UT Tyler until that time.

  • Friday, January 19, 2018

    PREVIEW: @UTT_TF to open season in Norman

    The UT Tyler Indoor Track & Field programs will open their seasons on Saturday at the University of Central Oklahoma Open which is being hosted at the Mosier Indoor Athletic Facility on the University of Oklahoma campus in Norman Oklahoma.

  • Friday, December 1, 2017

    UPDATE: @UTT_TF meet in Dallas canceled

    The UT Tyler Track & Field team will not be competing today at the Dunamis Indoor Opener at Dallas Market Hall after the event was canceled. UT Tyler will now open its Indoor season on Jan. 20, 2018 at the UCO Open in Norman, Oklahoma.

  • Wednesday, June 7, 2017

    SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT: @UTTylerPatriots 2016-17 Seasons

    Click the link to look back on the 2016-17 UT Tyler Athletic seasons through the social media posts we've collected.