LSU Press Release

LSU Cross Country Teams Compete at SEC Meet LSU Press Release Nov 1, 2014

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. � The LSU cross country teams competed in the Southeastern Conference Championships at Harry Pritchett Course in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, where the men placed 13th with a total of 361 points and the women placed 14th with a total of 385 points. (via LSUsports.net)

Women's XC Ninth, Men 15th at Crimson Classic LSU Press Release Oct 20, 2014

TUSCALOOSA, ALA. � Junior Morgan Schuetz placed 31st, and led the Lady Tigers to ninth place finish at the Crimson Classic in the women's 5k race, while senior Philip Primeaux finished 28th to help the Tigers place 15th overall in the 8k race. (via LSUsports.net)

Aguilar Leads Women's XC to Win at McNeese LSU Press Release Sep 28, 2014

LAKE CHARLES � Senior Andria Aguilar's first-place finish helped the Lady Tiger's continue their winning streak on Saturday morning at McNeese State's Cowboy Invitational, while the men posted a solid performance for third place. (via LSUsports.net)

Cross Country Teams Sweep LSU Invitational LSU Press Release Sep 22, 2014

BATON ROUGE -- The LSU cross country teams dominated the 2014 LSU Invitational as the men scored 18 points and the women scored 22 points to defend their home course and earn first-place victories for the Tigers and Lady Tigers. (via LSUsports.net)

Cross Country Teams Finish Top 5 at Rice LSU Press Release Sep 14, 2014

HOUSTON � Seniors Philip Primeaux finished in seventh place and Andria Aguilar finished in eighth place overall to lead the LSU men's and women's cross country teams to top-five finishes at the Rice Invitational Cross Country Meet held Friday at the Rice Intramural Fields. (via LSUsports.net)

Track & Field Earns Five All-SEC Honors on Day 4 LSU Press Release May 18, 2014

LEXINGTON, Ky. � Silver-medal-winning runner-up finishes by senior Jasmin Stowers, junior Vernon Norwood and the Tigers' 4x100-meter relay sparked the LSU Track & Field teams to a strong finish with five All-SEC performances in Sunday's finale at the 2014 SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships at the Kentucky Outdoor Track & Field Complex. (via LSUsports.net)

Brown's All-SEC Finish Highlighs Day 3 at SEC LSU Press Release May 17, 2014

LEXINGTON, Ky. � Stepping into the circle as the defending SEC Champion in the men's discus throw, junior Rodney Brown earned All-SEC honors in the event for the second year in a row with a bronze-medal-winning performance to put the Tigers on the scoreboard during Saturday's action at the 2014 SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships. (via LSUsports.net)

Ernest, Tracey Leads Finals Qualifiers at SEC's LSU Press Release May 16, 2014

LEXINGTON, Ky. � Senior Nikita Tracey outlasted the field in her heat of the 400-meter hurdles and junior Aaron Ernest sprinted to an easy victory in his heat of the 200-meter dash to lead six finals qualifiers for LSU Track & Field during Friday's action at the 2014 SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships at the Kentucky Outdoor Facility. (via LSUsports.net)

Hinton Puts Lady Tigers on Scoreboard at SEC's LSU Press Release May 15, 2014

LEXINGTON, Ky. � Seniors Denise Hinton and Karen Henning put the Lady Tigers on the scoreboard at the 2014 SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships as Hinton earned All-SEC honors with a second-place finish and Henning added a seventh-place finish in the women's hammer throw on a blustery Thursday afternoon at the UK Outdoor Track & Field Facility. (via LSUsports.net)

Brown, Stowers Make History with Wins at Penn LSU Press Release Apr 28, 2014

PHILADELPHIA � Junior All-American and national championship hopeful Rodney Brown smashed LSU's 25-year-old school record in winning the men's discus championship while also setting a new meet record during Saturday's finale at the 120th Penn Relay Carnival wrapping up at historic Franklin Field at the University of Pennsylvania. (via LSUsports.net)

Sprint Relay Highlights LSU Alumni Gold Meet LSU Press Release Apr 21, 2014

BATON ROUGE – The LSU Tigers debuted their top 4x100-meter relay team to rave reviews during Saturday’s LSU Alumni Gold meet at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium as they sprinted to victory in a seasonal-best time of 38.90 seconds while emerging as a national championship contender in the event for the 2014 outdoor season.

Sprint Relay Highlights LSU Alumni Gold Meet LSU Press Release Apr 21, 2014

BATON ROUGE – The LSU Tigers debuted their top 4x100-meter relay team to rave reviews during Saturday’s LSU Alumni Gold meet at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium as they sprinted to victory in a seasonal-best time of 38.90 seconds while emerging as a national championship contender in the event for the 2014 outdoor season.

Chase, Martin Crack NCAA Top 5 in Miami LSU Press Release Apr 14, 2014

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Junior Chanice Chase and freshman Jada Martin turned in the performances of the day for the LSU Track & Field teams as each cracked the Top 5 in the NCAA rankings this season during Saturday’s action at the 2014 Hurricane Alumni Invitational held at Cobb Stadium on the campus of the University of Miami.

Hinton's Record Highlights Track & Field Sweep LSU Press Release Apr 6, 2014

BATON ROUGE – Senior Denise Hinton smashed LSU’s 10-year-old school record in the women’s hammer throw while cracking the Top 10 of the NCAA rankings to headline the fourth-annual “Battle on the Bayou” as the Tigers and Lady Tigers swept team titles for the third-straight season in the meet held Saturday afternoon at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium.

Brown, Mile Relay Shine on Final Day at Texas Relays LSU Press Release Mar 31, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas – LSU’s Rodney Brown could have never imagined that he would top last year’s homecoming when he returned to the discus ring at Mike A. Myers Stadium for Saturday’s competition, but he did just that on his opening throw by unleashing a personal best of 206 feet, 4 inches to lead LSU Track & Field in the finale at the 87th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays.

LSU Track & Field Teams Off to Strong Outdoor Start LSU Press Release Mar 25, 2014

RUSTON, La. – Junior Jeremy Tuttle and freshmanRebekah Wales powered the LSU Track & Field teams in their 2014 outdoor season opener on Saturday afternoon by smashing their personal records in the hammer and javelin throws, respectively, at Louisiana Tech’s Jim Mize Invitational held at the Jim Mize Track & Field Complex.

Track & Field Announces Class of 2014: Hurdlers LSU Press Release Mar 18, 2014

BATON ROUGE – The LSU Track & Field program is renowned for the performance of their hurdlers at the SEC and NCAA Championships each season, and the squad has certainly strengthened both the sprint hurdles and intermediate hurdles for years to come with the signing of three athletes of National Letters of Intent for the Class of 2014.

Hinton Earns All-America Honor at NCAA Indoors LSU Press Release Mar 16, 2014

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The third time proved to be a charm for Lady Tiger senior Denise Hinton as she made history while earning her first career All-America honor in the women’s weight throw with a fifth-place finish nationally to put the Lady Tigers on the scoreboard during Friday’s opener at the 2014 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships.

Tate Wins Relay Gold at IAAF Indoor World Meet LSU Press Release Mar 10, 2014

BATON ROUGE – Former Lady Tiger national champion and Team USA rookie Cassandra Tate certainly made the most of her first international experience as a professional as she anchored the United States to a gold medal in the women’s 4x400-meter relay during Sunday’s finale at the 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland.

Four LSU Track Alumni in IAAF World Indoors LSU Press Release Mar 8, 2014

BATON ROUGE – Four LSU Track & Field alums have made the trip to Sopot, Poland, to compete at the 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships set to begin Friday as former Lady Tiger Cassandra Tate (United States) joins former Tigers in Ade Alleyne-Forte (Trinidad & Tobago),Damar Forbes (Jamaica) and Gabriel Mvumvure (Zimbabwe) in the competition.

Hinton Defends SEC Weight Throw Title LSU Press Release Mar 5, 2014

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Senior Denise Hintondefended her SEC Indoor crown in the women’s weight throw with a school-record performance and six other athletes turned in medal-winning performances at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium to lead the Tigers and Lady Tigers in Saturday’s finale at the 2014 SEC Indoor Track & Field Championships.

Martin Highlights Personal Bests at LSU Twilight LSU Press Release Feb 23, 2014

BATON ROUGE – Freshman sprinter Jada Martin nearly clipped Lady Tiger great Kimberlyn Duncan at the tape as she crossed the finish line with a personal best of 7.36 seconds in the “A” section final of the women’s 60-meter dash to highlight LSU’s 15 personal-best performances at the LSU Twilight held at the Carl Maddox Field House.

Spotlight Shines on Relay Teams on Tyson Day 2 LSU Press Release Feb 17, 2014

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – A primary target for the LSU Track & Field teams competing at the Tyson Invitational this weekend was to improve their NCAA qualifying position in both the men’s and women’s 4x400-meter relays, and that is exactly what they did while racing to a pair of seasonal bests in Saturday’s finale at Arkansas’ Randal Tyson Track Center.

Track & Field Athletes Improve Marks at Texas A&M LSU Press Release Feb 10, 2014

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Senior Denise Hinton, junior Vernon Norwood and the men’s 4x400-meter relay each cracked the Top 10 of the NCAA rankings this season, while the Tigers and Lady Tigers took home three event titles and set 13 indoor personal bests during Saturday’s finale at the Aggie Invitational at Texas A&M’s Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium.

Stowers Powers Track & Field in New Mexico LSU Press Release Feb 3, 2014

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M – LSU’s Jasmin Stowerscontinued a blistering run to the start of her senior season as she nearly set a school record and national-leading time in the women’s 60-meter hurdles in leading the Lady Tigers to the women’s team title the New Mexico Invitational held Saturday at the Albuquerque Convention Center.

LSU Track & Field Teams Runner-Up at Texas A&M Tri LSU Press Release Jan 25, 2014

BATON ROUGE – Despite the challenges of traveling through a winter storm that hit South Louisiana and East Texas on Friday, the LSU Track & Field teams made the most of their trip to College Station on Saturday while claiming seven event titles and posting 27 indoor personal bests during the Texas A&M Triangular held at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium.