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Memory Lane Monday; Beattie Likes The Heat Doug Ackerman Dec 9, 2013

I was reminded what a phenomenal runner Kayla Beattie is when I was travelling through Woodstock to get to a travel soccer game for my son. The sign heading into town welcomed me to Woodstock, Home of Kayla Beattie, multiple Illinois state champion in cross country and track. This was the fall of 2011 when she was a freshman at the University of Iowa.

Greater Louisville Classic College Preview Press Release Sep 26, 2012

Louisville, KY- The Louisville Sports Commission (LSC) will host 115 colleges and universities from 24 states in the 11th Annual Greater Louisville Classic (GLC), which for the first time in the 11 year history should be the largest college meet contested in the United States in 2012.

Fred Harvey: High Expectations for 2012 Jan 13, 2012

In his tenure, Cross Country and Track and Field Director Fred Harvey has established a level of quality competition combined with an outstanding support staff that has his squads poised for continued success, on and off the track.

Brigetta Barrett Wins Gold in China Aug 22, 2011

University of Arizona Wildcat women's track and field junior high jumper Brigetta Barrett continued her win streak with another dominating performance at the World University Games. The event took place at the Main Stadium of Universiade Center in Universiade New Town, Longgang District in Shenzen, China, Aug. 16-21.

Wildcats Set For World U. Games Aug 12, 2011

The University of Arizona Wildcat men's and women's track and field programs will be well-represented at the World University Games, August 16-21, 2011. The event will take place at the Main Stadium of Universiade Center in Universiade New Town, Longgang District in Shenzen, China.

Barrett Named Scholar-Athlete Aug 4, 2011

Eleven members of the University of Arizona Wildcat men's and women's track and field teams earned awards for their academic prowess this week. The U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association (USTFCCCA) announced the men's and women's 2011 Division I All-Academic Track & Field team.

HARVEY ANNOUNCES 2011-12 NLIs Jul 14, 2011

University of Arizona Director of Men's and Women's Cross Country and Track and Field Fred Harvey and his staff have announced the signing class for the 2011-12 season. Harvey and his assistants will welcome 14 NLI student-athletes, one financial aid agreement signee and one walk-on.

Brigetta Barrett Earns Academic Nod Jun 30, 2011

In 2011, Barrett was the U.S. National Outdoor Champion, a two-time NCAA Champion, the Pac-10 Outdoor Champion and the MPSF Indoor Champion in the high jump.

Cats Finish Up At USA T&F Championships Jun 26, 2011

Competition finished up at the 2011 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore., on Sunday with a couple current and former University of Arizona student-athletes posting impressive results.

Barrett Wins American High Jump Title Jun 24, 2011

Sophomore Brigetta Barrett continued her amazing season for the University of Arizona track and field program on Friday, winning the high jump competition at the USA Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.

Hasslen Sets New PR At USA T&F Championships Jun 23, 2011

EUGENE, Ore. - The University of Arizona track and field season isn't quite over yet, as a handful of athletes are set to compete over the next couple days at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships beginning today at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.

UA Track Well-Represented At USA Championships Jun 22, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field teams will officially wrap up the 2011 season this weekend as several student-athletes will compete at the USA Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore., beginning on Thursday.

Carter Named Assistant Coach of the Year Jun 20, 2011

University of Arizona track and field assistant coach Craig Carter was named as the National Women's Assistant Coach of the Year for the outdoor season, as announced by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Monday morning.

UA Women's T&F Second in Program of the Year Ranks Jun 15, 2011

The University of Arizona women's track and field and cross country program finished second in the standings for the Terry Crawford's Women's Program of the Year, as announced by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Wednesday.

Track Teams Bring Home Top-10 Finishes Jun 11, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field teams wrapped up the 2011 outdoor campaign with a pair of top-10 finishes Saturday at the NCAA Outdoor Championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.

UA Track Teams Enter Final Day at NCAAs in Top-10 Jun 10, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field teams are getting ready to finish things up at the NCAA Outdoor Championships, finishing the third of four days of competition Friday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.

Rain Postpones Competition in Des Moines Jun 9, 2011

There was no shortage of drama or action Thursday as the University of Arizona track and field teams took part in the second day of competition at the NCAA Outdoor Championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa. While the majority of the day's events were completed, inclement weather suspended the latter portion of the competition until tomorrow.

Women's Track Shares Lead After Day One Jun 8, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field team got competition underway Wednesday at the 2011 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa, with the women's squad finishing the day with 10 points and a share of the lead in the team competition.

Track and Field Ready to Go At Nationals Jun 6, 2011

Titles will be on the line this week as the University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams compete at the NCAA National Championships in Des Moines, Iowa, beginning Wed., June 8.

Harvey Sweeps Regional Coach of the Year Honors Jun 6, 2011

University of Arizona track and field head coach Fred Harvey swept a pair of prestigious honors on Monday as he was named as the West Region Men's and Women's Head Coach of the Year while throws coach Craig Carter was named as the region's women's Assistant Coach of the Year , as announced by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) early Monday morning.

Academic Honors Pour In for UA Track Jun 2, 2011

The end of the athletic season not only equates to awards for athletic achievements throughout the season, but also for academic achievements for thousands of NCAA student-athletes. Those awards poured in for the University of Arizona track and field teams the past couple days as the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) and the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) released their annual all-academic teams.

UA Track Earns 19 Qualifications to NCAA Finals May 28, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 5 women's and No. 9 men's track and field teams finished up competition Saturday at the NCAA West Preliminary Championships in Eugene, Ore., with six student-athletes and one relay earning a spot to the NCAA finals on the final day.

Five More Qualify For NCAA Track and Field Finals May 27, 2011

Five student-athletes kept their seasons alive for the University of Arizona track and field teams by punching their tickets to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on the second day of competition Friday at the NCAA West Preliminary Championships in Eugene, Ore.

Seven Punch Ticket to NCAA T&F Finals On First Day May 26, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 5 women's and No. 9 men's track and field teams got the ball rolling in a big way on the opening day of the NCAA West Preliminary Championships on Thursday in Eugene, Ore.

Arizona T&F Set For First Round Of Nationals May 24, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams are set to kick off the NCAA National Championships this weekend with the firsts rounds taking place at the West Preliminaries this weekend in Eugene, Ore.

Arizona Wraps Up Final Home Meet May 21, 2011

The University of Arizona welcomed some of the elite throwers in the world to Tucson on Saturday for the Tucson Elite Throwers Classic held at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

Cats Wrap Up First Day of Throwers Meet May 19, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field teams welcomes some of the top throwers in the country to Tucson on Thursday for the first day of the Elite Throwers Classic at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

NCAA T&F West Preliminary Fields Announced May 19, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams will send a total of 40 athletes to the West Preliminary round of the NCAA Championships next week in Eugene, Ore., according to the official meet entries released by the NCAA on Thursday morning.

Barrett Named To Bowerman Watch List May 19, 2011

University of Arizona track and field high jumper Brigetta Barrett has been named to the women's watch list for the prestigious Bowerman award, as announced by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Thursday morning.

T&F to Welcome Elite Throwers to Tucson May 18, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field team will welcome some of the premier throwers in the country to Tucson this weekend as it hosts the 2011 Elite Throwers Classic at Roy P. Drachman Stadium on Thurs., May 19, and Fri., May 21.

Rankings Mostly Unchanged After Big Weekend May 18, 2011

After an eventful conference championship weekend, there were few changes in the weekly computer rankings for the University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams. The UA women remain No. 8 while the men slipped one position to No. 11, according to Tuesday's release from the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).After an eventful conference championship weekend, there were few changes in the weekly computer rankings for the University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams. The UA women remain No. 8 while the men slipped one position to No. 11, according to Tuesday's release from the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

UA Men, Women Second at Pac-10 T&F Championships May 14, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams were looking for their first-ever Pac-10 titles at home this weekend. While the teams couldn't overcome two very tough Oregon squads, both the men and women held on to take second place at the Pac-10 Conference Championships at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

UA Track Set to Host Pac-10 Championships May 11, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 10 men's and No. 8 women's track and field teams will kick off the championship season this weekend as the team hosts the 2011 Pac-10 Track and Field Championships at Roy P. Drachman Stadium at Friday and Saturday.

Pac-10 T&F: Field Events Preview May 10, 2011

The University of Arizona will host the 2011 Pac-10 Track and Field Championships, Fri., May 13, and Sat., May. 14, at Roy P. Drachman Stadium. This weekend's events will feature some of the NCAA's top competitors in every event.

Fuentes Takes Third At Pac-10 Combined Events May 7, 2011

TUCSON - Liana Fuentes finished third in the heptathlon at the Pac-10 Combined Events Championships on Saturday at Roy P. Drachman Stadium, scoring the first points for the University of Arizona women's track and field team for the 2011 Pac-10 Conference Championships.

Henderson, Taiwo Lead at Pac-10 Multis May 6, 2011

Competition will resume at the Pac-10 Championships on Sat., May 7 with the remainder of the decathlon at 3 p.m. and the remainder of the heptathlon at 4 p.m.

Cats Finish Up First Day of Pac-10 Multis May 6, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams opened up the championship season Friday at Roy P. Drachman Stadium with two student-athletes taking part in the first day of the Pac-10 Combined Events Championships.

UA to Host Pac-10 Multis Championship May 4, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field teams will officially kick off the championship season this weekend with the Pac-10 Combined Events Championships hosted by the University of Arizona at Roy P. Drachman Stadium on Fri., May 6, and Sat., May 7.

Sambu Named Pac-10 Athlete of the Week May 2, 2011

University of Arizona track and field junior Stephen Sambu was named as the Pac-10 men's Track Athlete of the Week, announced by the conference on Monday afternoon.

Sambu Crushes School 10k Record May 2, 2011

University of Arizona men's track and field junior Stephen Sambu has done just about everything he could this season to validate the talk that he very well could be one of the best recruits - if not one of the best all-around athletes - in Arizona history. On Sunday, he further justified his case as he broke the school's 10,000-meter record at the Payton Jordan Invitational in Palo Alto, Calif.

UA Track Downs NAU, Falls to ASU May 1, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 7 women's and No. 9 men's track and field teams defeated Northern Arizona but fell too Arizona State on Saturday at the annual Double Dual Meet in Tempe, Ariz.

Track Set for Rivalry Weekend Apr 28, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 9 men's and No. 7 women's track and field teams will head north to do battle with upstate rivals Arizona State and Northern Arizona in the annual UA-ASU-NAU Double Dual meet in Tempe, Ariz., on Saturday.

UA Men's Track Climbs Into the Top-10 Apr 26, 2011

The University of Arizona men's track and field team climbed into the top-10 in the computer rankings for the first time in history and the women's team continued their rise to the top, as the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released their weekly rankings on Tuesday.

Labonte Tabs Second Athlete of the Week Award Apr 25, 2011

University of Arizona track and field sophomore Julie Labonte nabbed her second Pac-10 women's Field Athlete of the Week honor for her Canadian-record setting performance this past weekend, as announced by the conference office Monday afternoon.

Labonte Matches Canadian Shot Put Record Apr 23, 2011

Julie Labonte matched the Canadian shot put record and the University of Arizona No. 8 women's and No. 16 men's track and field throwers finished up competition Saturday at the Triton Invitational in La Jolla, Calif.

UA Throwers Head to San Diego Apr 21, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 16 men's and No. 8 women's track and field teams will send a small group of throwers to San Diego this weekend to take part in the Triton Invitational, hosted by the UC San Diego.

Men's Track Shoots Up Rankings, Women Climb Apr 19, 2011

A weekend that produced 30 personal records for the University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams also produced results in the newest computer rankings as the men shot up to No. 16 in the country while the women continued their steady rise to the No. 8 spot, as announced by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Tuesday morning.

Lalang, Barrett Nab Weekly Conference Awards Apr 18, 2011

University of Arizona track and field freshman Lawi Lalang was named the Pac-10 men's Track Athlete of the the Week while sophomore Brigetta Barrett tabbed the women's Field Athlete of the Week nod, announced by the conference on Monday afternoon.

Track Wraps Up Competition at Mt. SAC Relays Apr 16, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 9 women's and No. 26 men's track and field teams finished up competition Saturday at the 53rd Annual Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif. A day removed from an incredible Friday of competition, both teams kept the exceptional results rolling in in what is quickly becoming one of the most impressive Arizona teams in recent memory.

Track Closes Up Competition at Mt. SAC Relays Apr 16, 2011

e University of Arizona No. 9 women's and No. 26 men's track and field teams finished up competition Saturday at the 53rd Annual Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif. A day removed from an incredible Friday of competition, both teams kept the exceptional results rolling in in what is quickly becoming one of the most impressive Arizona teams in recent memory.

Distance Dominates in California Apr 16, 2011

The school record lists will need some reordering Friday for the the University of Arizona's No. 9 women's and No. 26 men's track and field teams as individuals from both squads posted a myriad of impressive results during the second day of competition at the 53rd Annual Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif.

T&F Keeps Season Rolling, Heads to SoCal Apr 13, 2011

In a season where both the University of Arizona men's and No. 9 women's track and field teams are as competitive as they have been in a decade, it's tough to categorize any one track meet as more important than the last. One thing is for certain though, and that's the this year's UA squad is not shying away from big-time competition as the team will head to Walnut, Calif., this weekend to take part in the Mt. SAC Relays hosted by Mount San Antonio College.

Hurdles and Throwers Stand Out in Texas Apr 9, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and No. 11 women's track and field teams took part in an eventful day of competition Saturday. While the majority of the team finished up competition at the Texas Relays in Austin, Texas, another small group of Wildcat distance runners headed up north for the Sun Angel Classic in Tempe, Ariz.

Hurdles and Throwers Impress in Texas Apr 9, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and No. 11 women's track and field teams took part in an eventful day of competition Saturday. While the majority of the team finished up competition at the Texas Relays in Austin, Texas, another small group of Wildcat distance runners headed up north for the Sun Angel Classic in Tempe, Ariz.

Moline Stands Out For Cats in Austin Apr 8, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and No. 11 women's track and field teams finished up the third day of competition at the 84nd Annual Texas Relays on Friday in Austin, Texas.

Texas Relays, Sun Angel Classic Await Track Apr 6, 2011

There will be no rest for the University of Arizona men's and No. 10 women's track and field teams after a solid showing last weekend as the squads will split action this weekend between the 84th Annual Texas Relays in Austin, Texas and the 32nd Annual Sun Angel Classic in Tempe, Ariz.

Women's Track Climbs to No. 10 Apr 5, 2011

The University of Arizona women's track and field team rode the momentum of their early season success and jumped into the nation's top-10 at No. 10 in this week's computer rankings, released by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Tuesday.

Women's Track Defends Shootout Title Apr 2, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and No. 11 track and field teams welcomed schools from the Pac-10 and Big Ten to Tucson on Saturday as the team hosted the Jim Click Shootout at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

UA Women Defend Shootout Title Apr 2, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and No. 11 track and field teams welcomed schools from the Pac-10 and Big 10 to Tucson on Saturday as the team hosted the Jim Click Shootout at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

FOLLOW LIVE: 2011 Jim Click Shootout Apr 2, 2011

Follow the University of Arizona's men's and No 11 women's track and field teams live today as they host the Jim Click Shootout at Roy P. Drachman Stadium in Tucson.

Zazueta Sets Personal Best, Opens Shootout Apr 1, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field team is set to kick off tomorrow's Jim Click Shootout after wrapping up things with the combined event portion today at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

Zazueta Has Career Day to Open Shootout Mar 31, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field program welcomed several combined event athletes on Thursday at Roy P. Drachman Stadium to open up the Jim Click Shootout in Tucson.

Track Set to Host 'Shootout' Mar 30, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 11 women's and unranked men's track and field teams will look to really get the 2011 outdoor season in gear this weekend as the team hosts the 2011 Jim Click Shootout in Tucson starting Thursday and continuing through Saturday at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

Sophomore Runners Impress at Stanford Mar 25, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and No. 11 women's track and field team sent a small team of distance runners to take part in the distance-friendly Stanford Invitational on Friday in Palo Alto, Calif.

Distance Teams Open Up In Palo Alto Mar 24, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 11 women's and unranked men's track and field teams will send a small group of members from the distance squad to the Stanford Invitational this weekend in Palo Alto, Calif.

Women's Track Opens Season at No. 11 Mar 23, 2011

e University of Arizona women's track and field team will begin the 2011 outdoor season ranked 11th in the preseason computer rankings released by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Tuesday.

Throwers Shine in Outdoor Opener Mar 18, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams opened the outdoor season Friday as the team hosted the Willie Williams Classic at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

Harvey Named MPSF Men's Coach of the Year Mar 17, 2011

The Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) announced its coach and athlete of year awards today, naming Arizona track and field head coach Fred Harvey as the men's Coach of the Year and Lawi Lalang as the men's Athlete of the Year for the achievements during the indoor season.

Track to Open Outdoor Season At Home Mar 16, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams will open the 2011 outdoor season this weekend at home as they host the Willie Williams Classic and Dave Murray Distance Carnival at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

USTFCCCA Releases All-America List Mar 14, 2011

The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released its final All-American distinctions on Monday, with 10 student-athletes from the University of Arizona track and field teams earning first-team honors.

Labonte Wins Shot Put Title, Women Finish 7th Mar 12, 2011

Sophomore Julie Labonte won the NCAA shot put title and the University of Arizona track and field teams finished up competition on the final day at the 2011 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in College Station, Texas.

Labonte Wins Shot Put Title, Women Take 7th Mar 12, 2011

Sophomore Julie Labonte won the NCAA shot put title and the University of Arizona track and field teams finished up competition on the final day at the 2011 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in College Station, Texas.

Barrett Takes Home National High Jump Crown Mar 11, 2011

Brigetta Barrett won the 2011 indoor high jump title and several student-athletes saw impressive performances at the first day of competition at the 2011 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in College Station, Texas.

Barrett Takes Home National High Jump Crown Mar 11, 2011

Brigetta Barrett won the 2011 indoor high jump title and several student-athletes saw impressive performances at the first day of competition at the 2011 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in College Station, Texas.

Track and Field Set for Indoor Championships Mar 9, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 8 women's and No. 14 men's track and field teams will compete at the NCAA Indoor National Championships beginning Friday at the Gilliam Indoor Track Facility in College Station, Texas.

Track and Field Set for Indoor Championships Mar 9, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 8 women's and No. 14 men's track and field teams will compete at the NCAA Indoor National Championships beginning Friday at the Gilliam Indoor Track Facility in College Station, Texas.

Track's NCAA Championships Roster Set at 14 Mar 7, 2011

Eleven student-athletes and one relay team with represent the University of Arizona track and field team at the NCAA Indoor Championships in College Station, Texas on Friday and Saturday according to the final list of championship qualifiers released by the NCAA on Monday afternoon.

Track's NCAA Roster Set at 14 Mar 7, 2011

Eleven student-athletes and one relay team with represent the University of Arizona track and field team at the NCAA Indoor Championships in College Station, Texas on Friday and Saturday according to the final list of championship qualifiers released by the NCAA on Monday afternoon.

Carter Earns Coach of the Year Honors from USTFCCCA Mar 7, 2011

Craig Carter, the throws coach for the University of Arizona track and field team, was honored by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on Monday as the women's West Region Assistant Coach of the Year, according to a release from the USTFCCCA.

Gibson Earns NCAA Berth in Shot Put Mar 5, 2011

Freshman Baillie Gibson took advantage of her last chance to earn a bid to the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships and the Arizona No. 10 women's and No. 11 men's championship roster looks to be filled after the final weekend of qualification meets in Ames, Iowa and Seattle.

Gibson Earns Automatic NCAA Bid in the Shot Put Mar 5, 2011

shman Baillie Gibson took advantage of her last chance to earn a bid to the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships and the Arizona No. 10 women's and No. 11 men's championship roster looks to be filled after the final weekend of qualification meets in Ames, Iowa and Seattle.

Track Athletes Fight at Last Chance Meets Mar 3, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 11 men's and No. 10 women's track and field teams will send a small group of athletes to last chance meets this weekend to try an earn an NCAA Championships qualifying mark one last time before the Indoor Championships next weekend in College Station, Texas.

Track Athletes Fight at Last Chance Meets Mar 3, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 11 men's and No. 10 women's track and field teams will send a small group of athletes to last chance meets this weekend to try an earn an NCAA Championships qualifying mark one last time before the Indoor Championships next weekend in College Station, Texas.

Track Teams Climb Into Top-10 Mar 1, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams rode the momentum of their impressive conference championship weekend to another jump in this week's United States Track and Field and Cross Country Association's computer rankings released Tuesday.

Women's Track Climbs Into Top-10 Mar 1, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams rode the momentum of their impressive conference championship weekend to another jump in this week's United States Track and Field and Cross Country Association's computer rankings released Tuesday.

Tracks Teams Runners-Up in Seattle Feb 26, 2011

The University of Arizona No 14 men's and No. 12 women's track and field teams tallied eight individual champions on the final day of competition to help both squad to runner-up finishes at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) Championships in Seattle on Saturday.

Track Teams Finish as Runners-Up in Seattle Feb 26, 2011

The University of Arizona No 14 men's and No. 12 women's track and field teams tallied eight individual champions on the final day of competition to help both squad to runner-up finishes at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) Championships in Seattle on Saturday.

Men's DMR, Holden Topple School Reocrds Feb 25, 2011

The men's distance medley relay and LaTisha Holden ran a school records and Hannah Moen and Chris McSwain won individual event titles as both the University of Arizona's No. 14 men's and No. 12 women's track and field teams sit fourth after the first day of competition at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) Championships in Seattle.

Men's DMR, Holden Topple School Reocrds Feb 25, 2011

The men's distance medley relay and LaTisha Holden ran a school records and Hannah Moen and Chris McSwain won individual event titles as both the University of Arizona's No. 14 men's and No. 12 women's track and field teams sit fourth after the first day of competition at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) Championships in Seattle.

Conference Championship Awaits Track and Field Feb 23, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 12 women's and No. 14 men's track and field teams will kick off the indoor championship season starting this weekend as they take part in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships in Seattle on Friday and Saturday.

Conference Championship Awaits Track and Field Feb 23, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 12 women's and No. 14 men's track and field teams will kick off the indoor championship season starting this weekend as they take part in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships in Seattle on Friday and Saturday.

Track Wraps Up 'Regular' Season in Flagstaff Feb 19, 2011

LaTisha Holden nearly set a school record in the 60-meter hurdles and the University of Arizona No. 12 women's and No. 15 men's track and field teams saw impressive results from a small group of athletes at the Lumberjack Invitational in Flagstaff, Ariz., on Saturday at the Skydome.

Track Wraps Up 'Regular' Season in Flagstaff Feb 19, 2011

LaTisha Holden nearly set a school record in the 60-meter hurdles and the University of Arizona No. 12 women's and No. 15 men's track and field teams saw impressive results from a small group of athletes at the Lumberjack Invitational in Flagstaff, Ariz., on Saturday at the Skydome.

Track Set For Lumberjack Invite Feb 17, 2011

A small group of student-athletes will head north to Flagstaff, Ariz., this weekend as the No. 13 women's and No. 15 men's track and field teams take part in the Lumberjack Invitational on Saturday at the Skydome.

Cross Country Earns All-Academic Distinction Feb 17, 2011

The University of Arizona men's and women's cross country squads were both named as NCAA Division I All-Academic teams as announced by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

Track Set For Lumberjack Invite Feb 17, 2011

A small group of student-athletes will head north to Flagstaff, Ariz., this weekend as the No. 13 women's and No. 15 men's track and field teams take part in the Lumberjack Invitational on Saturday at the Skydome.

Cross Country Duo Earns All-Academic Nod Feb 15, 2011

University of Arizona cross country student-athletes Megan Meyer and Elvin Kibet earned 2010 Division I All-Academic honors Tuesday as announced by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

Track and Field Continues to Climb the Ranks Feb 15, 2011

The University of Arizona track and field programs continued their steady rise through the rankings with both the men's and women's teams climbing to their highest indoor ranking since 2008 in the fourth week of computer rankings released by the USTFCCCA on Tuesday.

School Record Falls in 4x400M Feb 12, 2011

The University of Arizona's No. 13 women's and No. 18 men's track and field team competed in two meets Saturday, with the distance runners taking part in the Husky Invitational in Seattle while the rest of the team was in College Station, Texas for the Texas A&M Challenge.

Track Impresses At Two Meets Feb 12, 2011

The University of Arizona's No. 13 women's and No. 18 men's track and field team competed in two meets Saturday, with the distance runners taking part in the Husky Invitational in Seattle while the rest of the team was in College Station, Texas for the Texas A&M Challenge.

Sambu Earns NCAA Automatic Bid Feb 11, 2011

The University of Arizona kicked off their second big weekend of the season Friday in Seattle as the distance squad took part in the Husky Invitational at the Dempsey Indoor Track hosted by the University of Washington.

Track Set for Midseason Showdown Feb 9, 2011

With the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships just over a month away, it's hard to believe that just a couple weeks into the season that it would already be "crunch time". But for the Arizona No. 13 women's and No. 18 men's squad, the upcoming weekend represents as big a weekend of competition as any in the indoor season with the team splitting up to compete at the Texas A&M Challenge in College Station, Texas and the Husky Invitational in Seattle.

Labonte Resets Canadian Shot Put Record Feb 5, 2011

Sophomore Julie Labonte came within eight centimeters of taking down the nearly 28-year-old indoor school record in the shot put on Saturday in leading a 1-2-3 sweep in the event for the University of Arizona No. 15 women's track and field team at the New Mexico Classic in Albuquerque.

Track In Action In Albuquerque Feb 3, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 15 women's and No. 19 men's track and field teams will send a small squad of athletes to Albuquerque this weekend to compete at the New Mexico Classic on Friday and Saturday at the Albuquerque Convention Center.

Men's T&F Races Into National Rankings Feb 1, 2011

The streak didn't even last a year, but for a track and field and cross country program that had become used to be a perennial ranked power for much of the past decade, the past three-quarters of a year may have seemed like an eternity. For the first time since March of last year, however, the UA men's squad has found their way back as they rocketed to No. 17 in the second week of the National Computer Rankings released by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on Tuesday.

Track Finishes Strong in Fayetteville Jan 29, 2011

The University of Arizona's track and field teams continued their early season coming out party Saturday on the second and final day of competition at the Razorback Invite in Fayetteville, Ark., at the Randal Tyson Track Center in what UA head coach Fred Harvey called "the greatest team performance of his career".The University of Arizona's track and field teams continued their early season coming out party Saturday on the second and final day of competition at the Razorback Invite in Fayetteville, Ark., at the Randal Tyson Track Center in what UA head coach Fred Harvey called "the greatest team performance of his career",

Track Finishes Strong in Fayetteville Jan 29, 2011

The University of Arizona's track and field teams continued their early season coming out party Saturday on the second and final day of competition at the Razorback Invite in Fayetteville, Ark., at the Randal Tyson Track Center in what UA head coach Fred Harvey called "the greatest team performance of his career".

Cats Impress On Day One In Arkansas Jan 28, 2011

If there were any doubts that the No. 19 women's and unranked men's track and field teams would be contender this year, they may have squashed that with their impressive performance on the opening day of the Razorback Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark., on Friday at the Randal Tyson Track Center

Track Faces Early Season Test In Arkansas Jan 26, 2011

It wouldn't be too far-fetched to say that the 2011 indoor track and field season starts this weekend for the University of Arizona No. 19 women's and unranked men's track and field programs. With two smaller scale meets out of the way, the Wildcats head to Fayetteville, Ark., this weekend to do battle against some elite competition at the Razorback Invitational hosted by the University of Arkansas.

Three Nab Invidual Titles in N.M. Jan 22, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 14 women's and unranked men's track and field squads finished up competition in Albuquerque, N.M., on Saturday after taking part in the Cherry and Silver Invitational hosted by the University of New Mexico.

Cats Take Home Three Victories in N.M. Jan 22, 2011

The University of Arizona No. 14 women's and unranked men's track and field squads finished up competition in Albuquerque, N.M., on Saturday after taking part in the Cherry and Silver Invitational hosted by the University of New Mexico.

Wildcats Open Up Competition in Albuquerque Jan 21, 2011

ALBUQUERQUE - The University of Arizona men's and No. 14 women's track and field teams kicked off their second weekend of competition Friday evening at the Cherry and Silver Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M.

Track To Do Battle at Cherry and Silver Invite Jan 20, 2011

TUCSON--The University of Arizona men's and No. 14 women's track and field teams carry on into the season this weekend as they head east to Albuquerque to take part in the Cherry and Silver Invitational hosted by the University of New Mexico.

Cats Open Strong Idaho Jan 15, 2011

NAMPA, Idaho - The University of Arizona men's and women's teams kicked off the season to impressive results Saturday, Jan. 15, at the Blue and Orange Opener in Nampa, Idaho.

Cats Finish Up First Track and Field Meet Jan 15, 2011

NAMPA, Idaho - The University of Arizona men's and women's teams kicked off the season to impressive results Saturday, Jan. 15, at the Blue and Orange Opener in Nampa, Idaho.

Track To Kick Off Season in Boise Jan 13, 2011

TUCSON - The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field programs will kick off the 2011 indoor track season on Saturday, Jan. 15, as they head north to Nampa, Idaho to take part in the Blue and Orange Opener hosted by Boise State University.

Wildcat Women Start Season at No. 14 Jan 6, 2011

TUCSON - The University of Arizona women's cross country team will start the season at No. 14 as ranked by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association's preseason computer rankings, released by the USTFCCCA on Thursday afternoon.

Tracks Opens Season with Intrasquad Meet Dec 11, 2010

TUCSON - The University of Arizona track and field program kicked off its season Saturday at Roy P. Drachman Stadium, and if the reaction from the coaches was anything to gauge the upcoming season by then the 2011 season could be pretty exciting.

Sambu, Li Earn Pac-10 Honors Dec 1, 2010

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - University of Arizona cross country star Stephen Sambu has been named both the Pacific-10 Conference cross country Athlete of the Year and Newcomer of the Year and James Li was voted as the Women's Coach of the Year as announced by conference commissioner Larry Scott on Wednesday.

Sambu Second, Women 11th at Nationals Nov 22, 2010

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The University of Arizona women's cross country team finished 11th and Stephen Sambu finished as the national runner-up as an individual competitor to wrap up the season at the 2010 NCAA Cross Country Championships in Terre Haute, Ind., on Monday.

Wildcat Women, Sambu Set for XC Nationals Nov 19, 2010

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.-- The first national championship of the 2010-11 season is upon The University of Arizona as the No. 9 women's cross country team and Stephen Sambu head to Terre Huate, Ind. to take part at the NCAA National Championships on Monday, Nov. 22.

Winter All-Comers Meet Schedule Set Nov 18, 2010

TUCSON - The University of Arizona's track and field team released a tentative time schedule for its annual Winter All-Comers Meet, set to take place at Drachman Stadium on Saturday, Dec. 11.

Winter All-Comers To Kick Off T&F Season Nov 18, 2010

TUCSON - The University of Arizona's track and field team released is set to compete at its annual Winter All-Comers Meet, taking place at Drachman Stadium on Saturday, Dec. 11.

Seven XC Athletes Earn All-Academic Consideration Nov 18, 2010

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Seven members of The University of Arizona men's and women's cross country teams earned All-Academic accolades from the Pacific-10 Conference Thursday as announced by conference commissioner Larry Scott.

UA Women Take Fourth In Oregon Nov 13, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. - The University of Arizona's No. 6 women cross country team's fourth place finish and junior transfer Stephen Sambu's runner-up finish will send both to the NCAA National Championships a week on Nov. 22 after an exciting day of competition Saturday at the NCAA West Regional Championships in Eugene, Ore.

Sambu Takes Second at West Regional Nov 13, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. - The University of Arizona's No. 6 women cross country team's fourth place finish and junior transfer Stephen Sambu's runner-up finish will send both to the NCAA National Championships a week on Nov. 22 after an exciting day of competition Saturday at the NCAA West Regional Championships in Eugene, Ore.

Cats To Take on Best of the West Nov 11, 2010

EUGENE, Ore.--Only one meet separates The University of Arizona's men's and women's cross country programs from the NCAA National Championships and the end of the 2010 cross country season. That race comes Saturday as the No. 6 women and unranked men do battle with the best of the west at the NCAA West Regional Championships in Eugene, Ore.

Women's XC Second at Pac-10s Oct 30, 2010

SEATTLE - If there is one thing the athletic squads at The University of Arizona have made a habit of during the early part of the 2010-11 season, it has been making things close. Saturday, the No. 6 Arizona women's cross country team made sure to follow that pattern, finishing second at the Pacific-10 Conference Championships in Seattle in the closest team race in meet history.

Women's XC Second At Pac-10s Oct 30, 2010

SEATTLE - If there is one thing the athletic squads at The University of Arizona have made a habit of during the early part of the 2010-11 season, it has been making things close. Saturday, the No. 6 Arizona women's cross country team made sure to follow that pattern, finishing second at the Pacific-10 Conference Championships in Seattle in the closest team race in meet history.

Cross Country Ready for Conference Duel Oct 27, 2010

SEATTLE--The championship season is upon The University of Arizona cross country programs as they kick off the first of what they hope will be three championship meets this weekend starting with the Pacific-10 Conference Championships in Seattle, Wash.

UA Women Take Second at Pre-Nationals Oct 16, 2010

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The No. 6 Arizona women's cross country team took second place in their section of the Indiana State Pre-National Invitational on Saturday in Terre Haute, Ind.

UA Women Take Second at Pre-Nationals Oct 16, 2010

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - The No. 6 Arizona women's cross country team took second place in their section of the Indiana State Pre-National Invitational on Saturday in Terre Haute, Ind.

Pre-Nationals Await UA Cross Country Oct 13, 2010

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.--The University of Arizona cross country team returns to action after a bye week this weekend as they head north to do battle against some of the stiffest competition they will face this season at the NCAA Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind., on Saturday.

Pre-Nationals Await UA Cross Country Oct 13, 2010

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.--The University of Arizona cross country team returns to action after a bye week this weekend as they head north to do battle against some of the stiffest competition they will face this season at the NCAA Pre-National Invitational in Terre Haute, Ind., on Saturday.

Men, women sweep at ASU Oct 2, 2010

MESA, Ariz. - The perfect season for the No. 9 University of Arizona women's cross country team continued Friday, as the ladies won their fourth meet in as many tries this season at the ASU Invitational in Mesa, Ariz.

Men, women sweep at ASU Oct 2, 2010

MESA, Ariz. - The perfect season for the No. 9 University of Arizona women's cross country team continued Friday, as the ladies won their fourth meet in as many tries this season at the ASU Invitational in Mesa, Ariz.

UA Cross Country in Mesa Sep 30, 2010

MESA, Ariz. - The men's and No. 9 women's cross country teams will send several members to Tempe this weekend to take part in the ASU Invitational at Toka Sticks Golf Course in Mesa, Ariz.

UA Cross Country in Mesa Sep 30, 2010

MESA, Ariz. - The men's and No. 9 women's cross country teams will send several members to Tempe this weekend to take part in the ASU Invitational at Toka Sticks Golf Course in Mesa, Ariz.

UA Cross Country Rockets Up the Rankings Sep 28, 2010

TUCSON - The Arizona women's cross country team, fresh off their victory at the Griak Invitational at the University of Minnesota, rocketed up the rankings this week to No. 9 in the new Coaches' Poll released by the USTFCCCA on Wednesday.

Sambu Takes Home Griak Title Sep 25, 2010

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - The University of Arizona cross country squads came to Minnesota with high expectations as they prepared to take part in the 25th Annual Roy Griak Invitational. After Satruday's results, they couldn't leave with any better sense of accomplishment.

UA Women Win Griak Invite Sep 25, 2010

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - The University of Arizona cross country squads came to Minnesota with high expectations as they prepared to take part in the 25th Annual Roy Griak Invitational. After Satruday's results, they couldn't leave with any better sense of accomplishment.

Wildcats Set for Griak Invitational Sep 23, 2010

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - The 2010 cross country season will begin its kick into full gear this weekend as the Arizona men's and women's squads head to Falcon Heights, Minn., to take part in the 25th Annual Roy Griak Invitational hosted by the University of Minnesota.

Wildcats Set for Griak Invitational Sep 23, 2010

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - The 2010 cross country season will begin its kick into full gear this weekend as the Arizona men's and women's squads head to Falcon Heights, Minn., to take part in the 25th Annual Roy Griak Invitational hosted by the University of Minnesota.

Cheseret USATF Athlete of the Week Sep 22, 2010

INDIANOPOLIS - Former Arizona track and cross country standout Robert Cheseret was named as the USA Track and Field Athlete of the Week Wednesday, according to a release from the organization Wednesday.

Cheseret USATF Athlete of the Week Sep 22, 2010

INDIANOPOLIS - Former Arizona track and cross country standout Robert Cheseret was named as the USA Track and Field Athlete of the Week Wednesday, according to a release from the organization Wednesday.

Moen, Sambu Sweep At Home Sep 17, 2010

TUCSON - It didn't take long for the Arizona women's cross country team to set the tone for the season, dominating their first meet as a full team en route to an overall victory at the annual Dave Murray Invitational on Friday evening.

Moen, Sambu Sweep At Home Sep 17, 2010

TUCSON - It didn't take long for the Arizona women's cross country team to set the tone for the season, dominating their first meet as a full team en route to an overall victory at the annual Dave Murray Invitational on Friday evening.

Cats Host Dave Murray Invite This Weekend Sep 16, 2010

TUCSON - The Arizona men's and women's cross country teams will take part in their first meet as a complete team this weekend as they host the Dave Murray Invitational on Friday at Dell Urich Golf Course.

Cats Host Dave Murray Invite This Weekend Sep 16, 2010

TUCSON - The Arizona men's and women's cross country teams will take part in their first meet as a complete team this weekend as they host the Dave Murray Invitational on Friday at Dell Urich Golf Course.

2010 UA Men's Cross Country Preview Sep 14, 2010

As the Arizona men's cross country team prepares to take part in their first meet as a full, the question will be whether they have built up enough pieces to be competitive after several seasons of piecing together a team of mostly middle distance runners trying to run cross country.

UA freshmen sweep in Flagstaff Sep 4, 2010

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - If The University of Arizona's cross country coaching staff were looking for any indication that their incoming freshmen were ready to compete at the collegiate level, then this weekend was going to give them their first glimpse. And by the looks of things, the youngsters are up for the challenge.

2010 Women's Cross Country Preview Sep 3, 2010

The University of Arizona Women's cross country team won't be surprising anybody this year, as they begin the season rounding out the preseason USTFCCCA coaches' rankings in the No. 25 spot. The recognition comes just a year removed from receiving one single top-25 vote to start the 2009 cross country season.

Past, Present Wildcats in Action at USA's Jun 22, 2010

DES MOINES, Iowa - The collegiate track and field regular season may be over, but The University of Arizona's program still has some work to do over the next week as several athletes take part at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa.

Ross, Labonte Sweep Conference Award Jun 19, 2010

TUCSON - The University of Arizona track and field freshmen Nick Ross and Julie Labonte were tabbed as the Pacific-10 Conference's Newcomers of the Year, announced by the conference office Friday afternoon.

UA Women 13th At Nationals Jun 12, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. - The rise of the The University of Arizona's women's track and field team reached its climax Saturday as the squad posted a 13th-place overall finish at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Ore., - their best national finish since 2001.

Rodgers, Labonte Earn All-American Jun 11, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. - The University of Arizona's women's track and field team has already scored more points at the 2010 NCAA Outdoor Championships than it did at all the championship meets between 2003 and 2006 combined. Now with one day left of competition, the team is looking at its highest point total and best finish in general since 2001.

Moen Sets Steeple School Record Jun 10, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. - It was raining and cold and the conditions could have given the most experienced athletes competing a reason to complain about poor performances. But for Hannah Moen, there was no need to find excuses.

Women Fourth After One Day Jun 9, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. - Senior Liz Patterson was celebrating his 22nd birthday, her last collegiate meet as a Wildcat and would have loved to finish it all up with one last National Championship. Unfortunately for the Rowlett, Texas native, a rainy day at Hayward Field at the 2010 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships did not have such a storybook ending in the cards.

National Championships Await Track and Field Jun 8, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. - A season's worth of hard work, dedication and pushing the body to the extreme will look to come to fruition over the next week as The University of Arizona track and field teams compete in Eugene, Ore. at the 2010 NCAA Championships at Hayward Field.

Rivera-Morales Adds Final Award Jun 5, 2010

TUCSON - Graduating senior Luis Rivera-Morales added one more tally to her career list of achievements at Arizona, being named to the College Sports Information Director of America (CoSIDA)/ ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District VIII second team Friday.

Harvey Named West Coach of the Year Jun 5, 2010

TUCSON - The University of Arizona track and field team tacked on another coaching award Friday as the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association named head coach Fred Harvey as the women's Coach of the Year for the West Region on Friday morning.

4x4, High Jumpers Highlight Final Day May 29, 2010

AUSTIN - There were a lot of big performances out of The University of Arizona track and field program at the NCAA West Prelimary Championships in Austin, Texas, but they very well may have saved the best for last.

High Jumpers Highlight Final Day May 29, 2010

AUSTIN - The Wildcats came to Austin, Texas for the NCAA West Preliminary Championships with six high jumpers in tow to start the week. After Saturday, five of them will advance to Eugene, Ore., for the NCAA Championships.

Dramatic Moments in Austin May 28, 2010

AUSTIN - It was a dramatic second day of competition for Arizona athletes at the NCAA West Preliminary Track and Field Championships in Austin that saw several more Wildcats punch their tickets to the national finals in Eugene, Ore., while others came just short.

Labonte Punches Ticket To Nationals May 27, 2010

AUSTIN - Julie Labonte elongated her already impressive freshman season Thursday, becoming the first Wildcat to punch their ticket to the NCAA Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore. two weeks from now.

Cats Ready to Roll at Nationals May 26, 2010

AUSTIN, Texas - The field is set and primed to go. Every athlete dreams at a shot at a National Championship. For the next three days, 31 UA track and field athletes will look to set themselves up for a shot at theirs.

Cats Finish Thowers Meet May 22, 2010

TUCSON - The UA track and field throwers finished up competition at the Tucson Elite Throwers Classic Saturday at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

NCAA Track and Field Championship Field Set May 21, 2010

TUCSON - The NCAA released its final declarations for the track and field national championships today and The University of Arizona found itself well represented on the list.Thirty-one Wildcats in 34 events will advance to the first round (West Preliminary) of the 2010 NCAA Championships, which will take place in Austin, Texas. Those advancing beyond the West Preliminary Round will compete in Eugene, Ore. next month for a shot at individual and team national titles.

Arizona Welcomes Elite Throwers May 20, 2010

The UA welcomed some of the elite throwers in the country Thursday as they hosted the Tucson Elite Throwers Classic at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

UA Women Runners-Up At Pac-10s May 17, 2010

BERKELEY, Calif. - In a year where The University of Arizona women's track and field/cross country teams felled so many not-so-pleasant streaks, it was fitting that one of the most dreary came to an end Sunday afternoon at Edwards Stadium in Berkeley, Calif.Since 1997, the UA women had not placed in the upper-echelon at the Pacific-10 Conference Championships. But a strong first day laid the groundwork for a smooth second day that carried the Wildcats to a runner-up finish for their first top five finish at the conference meet in 13 years.

Women Lead After Day One May 15, 2010

BERKELEY, Calif. - Championships were won, school records were felled and personal bests were galore - and that was only the first day of competition at the 2010 Pacific-10 Conference Championships for The University of Arizona track and field teams.

'Cats Head to Cal for Pac-10s May 13, 2010

BERKELEY, Calif. - Championship season is underway for The University of Arizona's men's and women's track and field teams and Berkeley, Calif., is the location as both look for their first ever conference titles this weekend.

LIVE! - Pac-10 T&F Championships May 13, 2010

BERKELEY, Calif. - Follow the UA track and field teams all weekend long as they search for their first conference crowns in Berkeley.

Women End Nine Year Skid Against ASU May 1, 2010

TUCSON - It had been nine years since the Arizona women's track and field team last defeated ASU in the annual Dual Meet. Saturday, the UA women made sure to not let the streak reach a decade.Nearly ten years to the day since the women last bested the Sun Devils in a rivalry meet, the Wildcats took down the squad from Tempe by a score of 107-93 Saturday at Drachman Stadium.

'Cats Set to Host Dual Meet Apr 29, 2010

TUCSON - The 2010 outdoor track and field championship season may not technically begin until next week's conference championship kick off, but try telling that to The University of Arizona squad as they get set to host Arizona State and Northern Arizona this weekend at the annual Double Dual Meet.

Track Shines in Berkeley Apr 24, 2010

BERKELEY, Calif. - The University of Arizona's No. 20 women's and unranked men's teams were back in action after a weekend off as they took part in the Brutus Hamilton Invitational in Berkeley, Calif.

Track Back in Action in Berkeley Apr 22, 2010

BERKELEY, Calif. - With just a month before the first round of the NCAA Outdoor Championships in Austin, Texas, the hunt for qualifying positions is set to kick into high gear and The University of Arizona track and field team will look to set their name apart from the rest starting this weekend at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational in Berkeley, Calif.

Small Squad Produces Big Results in Walnut Apr 17, 2010

WALNUT, Calif. - Just about half through the outdoor regular season for The University of Arizona track and field team, a majority of the squad got the weekend off after several tough, competitive weeks of performances. Several members of the UA distance squad, however, head west to Walnut, Calif. to take part in the 52nd Annual Mt. Sac Invitational - one of the largest meets in the country all season.

Wildcat Track Continues To Roll Apr 10, 2010

LOS ANGELES - The University of Arizona's No.17 women's and unranked men's track and field teams continued to roll through the 2010 outdoor track and field season this weekend as they headed to the City of Angels to take part in the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner Kersee Invitational to try their skill against some of the top programs in the country.

UA Women Win Shootout Apr 3, 2010

TUCSON - It seems that more often than not the past couple seasons, The University of Arizona track and field teams may not get all the love they deserve when the USTFCCCA releases their preseason national rankings. The results that came at the conclusion of Saturday's Jim Click Shootout may turn a couple heads and it would seem unlikely that the lack of recognition will repeat when the new rankings are released Tuesday.

Zazueta Takes 12th in Collegiate Debut Apr 2, 2010

TUCSON - Freshman Fabian Zazueta wrapped up his first career decathlon in his first ever collegiate meet as he finished 12th overall Friday at the Jim Click Combined Event Championships at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

'Cats Set For Big Weekend Apr 1, 2010

TUCSON - The University of Arizona track and field squads began the season unranked, according to the preseason outdoor rankings released by the USTFCCCA this week. That minor detail probably won't last long as they essentially take part in the first complete meet as a team this weekend at the Jim Click Invitational at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

Distance Squads Show Off In Palo Alto Mar 27, 2010

PALO ALTO, Calif. - The University of Arizona's distance team took part in the Stanford Relays in Palo Alto, Calif. this weekend, the first major meet of the season for that portion of the UA's track and field team.s

Harvey Named MPSF Coach of the Year Mar 24, 2010

TUCSON - With the outdoor season just underway for The University of Arizona's track and field programs, the awards for the indoor season poured in for the Wildcats with four persons affiliated with the team earning postseason accolades.

Track Finishes Up First Home Meet Mar 20, 2010

TUCSON - The University of Arizona's track and field teams' outdoor season is underway and after one weekend of competition, the Wildcats have shown they haven't lost their stride after the indoor section of the year.

Track and Field Opens Outdoor Season Mar 20, 2010

TUCSON - The University of Arizona men's and women's track and field teams may not have had many athletes in competition Friday night nor were most of the ones that were competing in their primary event, but that didn't keep the team from posting some highly impressive marks Friday afternoon at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

'Cats Set To Start Outdoor Season Mar 18, 2010

TUCSON - The Arizona men's and women's track and field teams will kick off the outdoor season tomorrow as they host the 2010 Willie Williams Classic at Roy P. Drachman Stadium.

Willie Williams Accepted Entries Available Mar 16, 2010

TUCSON - The 2010 Willie Williams Classic, hosted by The University of Arizona Track and Field team, is set to kick off this weekend. The high school accepted entries and updated schedule can be found here.

UA Women Finish 15th At Nationals Mar 13, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - The University of Arizona women's track and field team had their best finish at the NCAA Indoor Championships since 2002 this weekend, finishing 15th overall at the Randal Tyson Center in Fayetteville, Ark.

UA Women Finish 5th At Nationals Mar 13, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - The University of Arizona's women track and field team had their best finish at the NCAA Indoor Championships since 2002 this weekend, finishing 15th overall at the Randal Tyson Center in Fayetteville, Ark.

Patterson Claims Indoor Championship Mar 12, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Senior Elizabeth Patterson claimed her second career national high jump title, winning the 2010 NCAA Indoor Championship in the event Friday afternoon.

Patterson Claims Indoor Championship Mar 12, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Senior Elizabeth Patterson claimed her second career national high jump title, winning the 2010 NCAA Indoor Championship in the event Friday afternoon.

'Cats to Fight for National Championship Mar 11, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - This weekend's 2010 NCAA Indoor Championships represents more than a shot at a title for The University of Arizona track and field squads. When the UA competes at the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville, Ark., it will represent a changing of the guard as much as anything.

'Cats to Fight for National Championship Mar 11, 2010

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - This weekend's 2010 NCAA Indoor Championships represents more than a shot at a title for The University of Arizona track and field squads. When the UA competes at the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville, Ark., it will represent a changing of the guard as much as anything.

Wildcat Women Third in Seattle Feb 27, 2010

SEATTLE - The University of Arizona track and field team wrapped up competition Saturday at the Mount Pacific Sports Federation in Seattle with a third place finish on the women's side while the UA men finished fifth.The women finished with 109 points, just four points behind second-place Stanford. The men finished fifth overall with 67 points, but were just 11 points of out fourth despite struggling with injuries in the men's sprints throughout the weekend.

Wildcat Women Third in Seattle Feb 27, 2010

SEATTLE - The University of Arizona track and field team wrapped up competition Saturday at the Mount Pacific Sports Federation in Seattle with a third place finish on the women's side while the UA men finished fifth.The women finished with 109 points, just four points behind second-place Stanford. The men finished fifth overall with 67 points, but were just 11 points of out fourth despite struggling with injuries in the men's sprints throughout the weekend.

Rivera-Morales Sets School Long Jump Record Feb 27, 2010

SEATTLE - The No. 16 women were led by a pair of freshmen and the No.18 men by a fifth-year senior as the Wildcat track and field team wrapped up their first day of competition at the Mount Pacific Sports Federation Championships in Seattle.

Rivera-Morales Sets School Long Jump Record Feb 26, 2010

SEATTLE - The No. 16 women were led by a pair of freshmen and the No.18 men by a fifth-year senior as the Wildcat track and field team wrapped up their first day of competition at the Mount Pacific Sports Federation Championships in Seattle.

Track Set to Kick Off Regionals Feb 25, 2010

SEATTLE - Crunch time is upon The University of Arizona's track and field programs as they are in Seattle preparing for this weekend's Mount Pacific Sports Federation Championships.The No. 16 women's and No. 18 men's squad enter this week's meet at Dempsey Indoor with high expectations after an impressive start to the season that has seen 13 athletes earn NCAA qualifying marks and myriad of others come very close.

Track Set to Kick Off Regionals Feb 25, 2010

SEATTLE - Crunch time is upon The University of Arizona's track and field programs as they are in Seattle preparing for this weekend's Mount Pacific Sports Federation Championships.The No. 16 women's and No. 18 men's squad enter this week's meet at Dempsey Indoor with high expectations after an impressive start to the season that has seen 13 athletes earn NCAA qualifying marks and myriad of others come very close.

Holden Improves National Standing Feb 21, 2010

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Saturday marked the last competition of the regular season for The University of Arizona's No. 16 women's and No. 18 men's track and field squads. The team took part at the NAU Tune-Up in Flagstaff, Ariz. in their last meet before the Mount Pacific Sports Federation Championships in Seattle next weekend.

Holden Improves National Standing Feb 20, 2010

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - Saturday marked the last competition of the regular season for The University of Arizona's No. 16 women's and No. 18 men's track and field squads. The team took part at the NAU Tune-Up in Flagstaff, Ariz. in their last meet before the Mount Pacific Sports Federation Championships in Seattle next weekend.

Wildcats Dominate Three Cities Feb 13, 2010

AMES, Iowa - Another weekend of competition is in the books and the results keep spilling in as The University of Arizona's No. 18 women's and No. 25 men's track and field teams impressed in three separate cities on Saturday.

Wildcats Dominate Three Cities Feb 13, 2010

AMES, Iowa - Another weekend of competition is in the books and the results keep spilling in as The University of Arizona's No. 18 women's and No. 25 men's track and field teams impressed in three separate cities on Saturday.

'Cats Split Between Three Meets Feb 12, 2010

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The University of Arizona's No. 18 women's and No. 25 men's track and field teams will split between three meets this weekend as they get into gear for crunch time with the championship seasons started in just two weeks.

'Cats Split Between Three Meets Feb 12, 2010

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - The University of Arizona's No. 18 women's and No. 25 men's track and field teams will split between three meets this weekend as they get into gear for crunch time with the championship seasons started in just two weeks.

Wildcats Finish in Lincoln Feb 6, 2010

LINCOLN, Neb. - LaTisha Holden improved her NCAA provisional qualification for The University of Arizona's No. 16 women's track and field team as the Wildcats continued to roll through the 2010 indoor season at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational in Lincoln, Neb.

Wildcats Finish in Lincoln Feb 6, 2010

LINCOLN, Neb. - LaTisha Holden improved her NCAA provisional qualification for The University of Arizona's No. 16 women's track and field team as the Wildcats continued to roll through the 2010 indoor season at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational in Lincoln, Neb.

Sprinters, Hurdlers in Nebraska Feb 4, 2010

LINCOLN, Neb. - The University of Arizona's No. 23 men and No. 16 women's track and field teams keep the 2010 indoor season this weekend as the sprinters, hurdlers and throwers head to Lincoln, Neb. to take part in the 35th Annual Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational.

Sprinters, Hurdlers in Nebraska Feb 4, 2010

LINCOLN, Neb. - The University of Arizona's No. 23 men and No. 16 women's track and field teams keep the 2010 indoor season this weekend as the sprinters, hurdlers and throwers head to Lincoln, Neb. to take part in the 35th Annual Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational.

'Cats win Six Events in Albuquerque Jan 23, 2010

The University of Arizona track and field team saw three athletes earn NCAA Indoor National qualifications Saturday at the Cherry & Silver Invite in Albuquerque, N.M.

'Cats win Six Events in Albuquerque Jan 23, 2010

The University of Arizona track and field team saw three athletes earn NCAA Indoor National qualifications Saturday at the Cherry & Silver Invite in Albuquerque, N.M.

Wildcats Roll Into N.M. Jan 22, 2010

The UA men's and women's track and field squads get right back in the saddle after an impressive first weekend of competition at the UNM Cherry and Silver Invite in Albuquerque, N.M. on Saturday.

Track and Field: 2010 Women's Season Preview Jan 19, 2010

With a new year and a new decade rolling around for Arizona track and field, plenty of new faces fill the roster of the Wildcats in addition to the strong batch of returning members. Between the two, the UA sees a much deeper team than it has in past years and one that is capable of achieving great things.

Five Earn Championship Qualifications at NAU Jan 16, 2010

The UA men's and women's jump teams earned five NCAA Championship qualifications Saturday and Luis Rivera-Morales set an indoor school record in the long jump at the Lumberback Invitational in Flagstaff, Ariz.

'Cats Set to Get Rolling at NAU Jan 14, 2010

The UA men's and women's track and field teams will kick off the 2010 indoor season Saturday at the Lumberjack Invitational at the Walkup Skydome Flagstaff, Ariz.

Patterson Earns Preseason Bowerman Recognition Jan 14, 2010

Senior high jumper Liz Patterson earned recognition Thursday as the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Association released its preseason watch list for the Bowerman Award - one of the more prestigious individual awards in collegiate track and field.

Track and Field: 2010 Men's Preview Jan 13, 2010

The 2010 men's track and field team will look to continue its current 6-year streak of finishing in the top-25 despite losing several key seniors to graduation.

2009 All-Comers Meet Results Dec 12, 2009

In dramatic fashion, the UA Blue squad took home the victory in the intersquad meet by a slim margin of just three points.

'Cats to Host Preseason Meet Dec 9, 2009

The UA men's and women's track and field squads will get a kickstart of sorts to the season Saturday as they compete at Drachman Stadium in their annual All-Comers Meet.

The Road To Nationals: Cami Jackson Nov 22, 2009

Freshman Cami Jackson may be a late bloomer to the world of running, but there is no doubting how impressive she has proven herself despite that since her arrival at Arizona.

Cross Country in Terre Haute For Nationals Nov 21, 2009

The UA women's cross country team will be the first to represent the program at Nationals in eight years Monday in Terre Haute, Ind. Senior Mohamud Ige will also compete as an individual for the men's squad.

The Road To Nationals: Megan Meyer Nov 20, 2009

Perhaps the season's biggest surprise, freshman Megan Meyer has been an exceptional individual in all facets of her young collegiate career.

The Road to Nationals: Liz Apgar Nov 18, 2009

Liz Apgar is not one to brag about herself, but despite the fact that she feels she lacks a valid story to tell, she is still very much a part of the UA cross country team's story of success.

The Road to Nationals: Maggie Callahan Nov 18, 2009

Junior Maggie Callahan is technically the "senior leader" of the UA women's cross country team despite her young age. Despite this, she has been a model student-athlete both on an off the course while taking her newfound leadership role in stride.

Run Fast. FeelGood. Nov 16, 2009

With the first NCAA National Cross Country Championship in eight years just a week away for the Wildcat women, the team continues to unite for a greater cause.

UA Women Advance To Nationals Nov 15, 2009

The UA women's cross country will ride the momentum of their 5th place Regional finish into their first NCAA National Championship appearance since 2001.

Ige qualifies for Nationals, Women Take Fifth and Await Fate Nov 14, 2009

The No. 24 UA women's cross country eagerly awaits their National Championship fate after taking a strong fifth place finish at the 2009 NCAA West Region Championships Friday. Meanwhile, senior Mohamud Ige takes ninth for the men and advances to the Big Dance automatically.

Women Shine In National Spotlight Oct 17, 2009

The UA women' cross country team made a case for themselves to be in consideration for a national ranking next week after posting the 13th best overall time out of 74 teams - 18 of which were ranked - at the NCAA Pre-National Meet in Terre Haute, Ind.Saturday.

Women Shine In National Spotlight Oct 17, 2009

The UA women' cross country team made a case for themselves to be in consideration for a national ranking next week after posting the 13th best overall time out of 74 teams - 18 of which were ranked - at the NCAA Pre-National Meet in Terre Haute, Ind.Saturday.

Cross Country Treks Back to Indiana Oct 14, 2009

The UA men's and women's cross country teams are back in Indiana this weekend, this time in Terre Haute, to take part in the NCAA Pre-National Meet at the LaVern Gibson Championship Course

Cross Country Treks Back to Indiana Oct 14, 2009

The UA men's and women's cross country teams are back in Indiana this weekend, this time in Terre Haute, to take part in the NCAA Pre-National Meet at the LaVern Gibson Championship Course

Women Look Strong in South Bend Oct 3, 2009

The UA men's and women's cross country teams were in South Bend, Ind. this weekend as they took part in the 54th Annual Notre Dame Invitational.

Wildcats Headed for South Bend Sep 29, 2009

The UA men's and women's cross country squads will look to build off their promising finish from two weeks ago as they face some of the top competition in the nation at the 54th Annual Notre Dame Invite in South Bend.

Wildcats Headed for South Bend Sep 29, 2009

The UA men's and women's cross country squads will look to build off their promising finish from two weeks ago as they face some of the top competition in the nation at the 54th Annual Notre Dame Invite in South Bend.

Women Dominate, Men Take Second at Home Sep 18, 2009

The UA women dominated their side of things while the men had an impress showing in the 7000-meters as the Wildcats essentially opened the season with their lone home meet at the annual Dave Murray Invitational Friday evening.

Women Dominate, Men Take Second at Home Sep 18, 2009

The UA women dominated their side of things while the men had an impress showing in the 7000-meters as the Wildcats essentially opened the season with their lone home meet at the annual Dave Murray Invitational Friday evening.

'Cats to Host Lone Home Meet Sep 17, 2009

The UA men's and women's cross country teams will host their lone home meet of the season Friday as they welcome a myriad of Arizona universities and community colleges at the Dave Murray Cross Country Invitational.

'Cats to Host Lone Home Meet Sep 17, 2009

The UA men's and women's cross country teams will host their lone home meet of the season Friday as they welcome a myiad of Arizona universities and community colleges at the Dave Murray Cross Country Invitational.

Arizona Wildcat men, women take second in NAU Sep 5, 2009

The 2009 Arizona men's and women's cross country teams opened up the season with a respectable second-place finish at the 29th Annual George Kyte Classic hosted by Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Ariz.

Wildcat men, women take second in NAU Sep 5, 2009

The 2009 Arizona men's and women's cross country teams opened up the season with a respectable second-place finish at the 29th Annual George Kyte Classic hosted by Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Ariz.

Johnson, future Wildcats shine at Pan-Am Games Aug 2, 2009

Washington State University sophomore Jeshua Anderson successfully defended his NCAA title and lowered his own school record time Friday night at the 2009 NCAA Div. I Track & Field Championships at John McDonnell Field on the University of Arkansas campus in Fayetteville.The 2009 Pan-American Junior Championships finished today and a lot of familiar Wildcat faces saw success over the weekend event.

Overcoming Adversity Jul 27, 2009

One of the best jumpers in UA history cleared many hurdles on his way to success.

Four Cats Earn Post-Grad Scholarships Jul 24, 2009

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Four Arizona student-athletes were honored by the Pac-10 conference today as recipients of the Pac-10 Postgraduate Scholarship for 2008-09. These $3,000 awards go to student-athletes with a minimum 3.0 GPA who have also demonstrated a commitment to continuing education, campus and community involvement, and leadership. Since the program began in 1999, the Pac-10 has awarded over $1 million for postgraduate study.

Ladies Shine on Day 3 Jun 12, 2009

Arizona senior sprinter Xuehan Xiong was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America first team todayThe UA Track and Field team wrapped up the 2009 season Friday as three women earned All-American accolades to bring the UA total to five at the NCAA National Outdoor Championships.

Day Two Wraps Up For Wildcats Jun 11, 2009

Arizona senior sprinter Xuehan Xiong was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America first team todayThe UA Track and Field team wrapped up the 2009 season Friday as three women earned All-American accolades to bring the UA total to five at the NCAA National Outdoor Championships.The UA men earned 11 points on the second day of competition as seniors Zack Lloyd and Luis Rivera-Morales earned All-American accolades.

Rain Delays NCAA Championships Jun 9, 2009

Arizona senior sprinter Xuehan Xiong was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America first team todayThe UA Track and Field team wrapped up the 2009 season Friday as three women earned All-American accolades to bring the UA total to five at the NCAA National Outdoor Championships.The UA men earned 11 points on the second day of competition as seniors Zack Lloyd and Luis Rivera-Morales earned All-American accolades.The No. 22 men's and unranked women's track and field teams will take to the track for the last time this season - and for some, the last time in their collegiate careers - as they compete at the NCAA National Championships in Fayetteville, Ark.

Rain Delays Opening Day Jun 9, 2009

Arizona senior sprinter Xuehan Xiong was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America first team todayThe UA Track and Field team wrapped up the 2009 season Friday as three women earned All-American accolades to bring the UA total to five at the NCAA National Outdoor Championships.The UA men earned 11 points on the second day of competition as seniors Zack Lloyd and Luis Rivera-Morales earned All-American accolades.The No. 22 men's and unranked women's track and field teams will take to the track for the last time this season - and for some, the last time in their collegiate careers - as they compete at the NCAA National Championships in Fayetteville, Ark.The No. 22 men's and unranked women's track and field teams will take to the track for the last time this season - and for some, the last time in their collegiate careers - as they compete at the NCAA National Championships in Fayetteville, Ark.