The UT Tyler track and field teams will officially open the outdoor season with the 4th Annual Marc Randle Classic. UT Tyler and Wiley College will host the event which will feature more than 10 teams from all over the region.
The UT Tyler men's and women's track teams sent athletes to the Oklahoma Baptist University Indoor Meet, coming away with a couple of top performances. Buck Thompson and Ford Noack each finished second in their respective events.
The UT Tyler mens' and women's track teams opened the outdoor season with a solid showing at the East Texas Time Trials at Grace High School. Last season the men's team won the conference title as the women finished second.
The UT Tyler track teams will take part in the 5th Annual East Texas Time Trials on the campus of Grace High School this Friday. The meet will be a competitive warmup for the Patriots as they prepare for the 2014 season.
The UT Tyler men's and women's indoor track team took part in the Oklahoma Sooner Opener on Saturday, competing against top athletes. The meet included NCAA D-I opponents as well as top NJCAA athletes from around the country.