The UT Tyler Athletics staff, coaches and student-athletes want to wish all of you a very happy Thanksgiving. This year, several Patriots shared what they are thankful for, and what are their favorite traditions during the Thanksgiving holiday.
UT Tyler junior track athlete Buck Thompson was named South/Southeast Region Field Athlete of the Year while his coach, Emily Krizmanic was named the South/Southeast Region Assistant Coach of the Year by the USTFCCCA on Friday.
The UT Tyler women's track and field team had its best finish ever, finishing as runners-up at the American Southwest Conference Championship meet. The Patriots finished with 154 total points and had several athletes named All-Conference.
The UT Tyler track and field teams had a strong first day at the 2013 ASC championship meet. The Patriots won four out-of-the first 12 events on day one, giving the men's team a strong lead after day one in the team competition.