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Rice, Irwin Lead Cajuns At Florida State Invitational ULL Press Release Oct 13, 2014

Matthew Rice covered the men's 8K course in 25 minutes, 16.53 seconds to claim first-place and lead the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns men's cross country team to a second-place finish at the 32nd annual Florida State Cross Country Invitational on Friday at Apalachee Regional Park. (via University of Louisiana at Lafayette)

Rice, Devitt Lead Ragin' Cajuns At Cowboy Stampede ULL Press Release Sep 28, 2014

Paced by top-5 performances in their respective events from Matthew Rice and Anna Katherine Devitt, the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns cross country team earned a pair of solid finishes on Saturday at the McNeese Cowboy Stampede at the Ward 3 Multisports Complex. (via University of Louisiana at Lafayette)

Victor Headed To NCAA Indoor Championships ULL Press Release Mar 6, 2014

LAFAYETTE – After earning his sixth first-place finish in six events during the season, Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns track and field standout Justin Victor was selected to compete in the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, which are scheduled for March 14-15 in Albuquerque, N.M.

Victor, Harmon Pace Ragin' Cajuns At Samford Invitational ULL Press Release Feb 10, 2014

BIRMINGHAM, Ala . – Justin Victor set a school-record and earned his fourth first-place finish this season in the men's weight throw while Lindsey Harmon claimed first-place honors in the women's high jump for the second time to pace the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns indoor track and field team at the Samford Multi and Invitational that concluded late Saturday at the Birmingham CrossPlex.

Cajuns Have A Field Day At McNeese Cowboy Indoor II Meet ULL Press Release Feb 3, 2014

LAKE CHARLES – Justin Victor claimed his third first-place finish in the weight throw in as many meets and the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns track and field team earned six first-place performances, including a pair of 1-2-3 efforts in field events, at the McNeese State Cowboy Indoor II meet on Friday at the McNeese State Rec Complex.

Victor, Castaldi Lead Ragin' Cajuns At A-State Invitational ULL Press Release Jan 25, 2014

JONESBORO, Ark. – Justin Victor claimed his second individual title in the men's weight throw in as many weeks while Danielle Castaldi earned the individual title in the women's 800-meter run relay to pace the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns track and field team at the A-State Invitational on Friday at the Arkansas State Convocation Center.

Strong Performances Carry Ragin' Cajuns At FSU Invitational ULL Press Release Oct 13, 2013

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Facing its toughest competition of the 2013 season, six runners on the Ragin' Cajuns women's cross country team each posted times of under 20 minutes, while the men's team placed five runners in the top-25 on Friday at the 41st annual Florida State Invitational at the Apalachee Regional Park.

Ragin' Cajuns Impressive At Azalea City Classic ULL Press Release Sep 16, 2013

MOBILE, Ala. – Led by strong performances by freshman Logan Pearce and Anna Katherine Devitt, the Louisiana cross country team finished second overall on the men's side while the women's team earned a third-place performance at the 39th annual Azalea City Classic on Saturday at the Mobile County Fairgrounds.

Cajuns Battle Delay, Gain Experience for Rookie Runners ULL Press Release Sep 2, 2012

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – After numerous weather delays which caused races to finish after midnight, the Ragin’ Cajuns men’s and women’s cross country teams opened their 2012 season competing in the Brooks Memphis Twilight Cross Country Classic at Mike Rose Soccer Complex late Saturday into the early morning hours Sunday.

Salute To Seniors: Josh McDaniel - Lakeland Todd Grasley Jul 23, 2012

It was a great 2011-2012 in both cross country and track across the Sunshine State. Many of our seniors will soon be on their way to start their college careers both athletically and academically so we wanted to salute them one more time in this special feature.    

Fournette and Manuel Grab Spot in Outdoor Nationals ULL Press Release May 26, 2012

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Albert Fournette earned a return trip to the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships and Jasmine Manuel punched her ticket for her first trip on Saturday as the Ragin’ Cajuns track and field team wrapped up NCAA East Preliminary Rounds action at Hodges Stadium on the University of North Florida campus.

ULL: Key Competitors Make Outdoor Debut During Texas Relays ULL Press Release Mar 31, 2012

AUSTIN, Texas – The Ragin’ Cajuns Men’s and Women’s Track and Field team saw the outdoor season debut of key competitors and posted a handful of Top 5 finishes during their stay at the 85th annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays held over the weekend at  Mike A. Myers Stadium on the University of Texas campus.

Manuel Finishes Fourth in Triple Jump at NCAA Indoors ULL Press Release Mar 9, 2012

NAMPA, Idaho – Jasmine Manuel further cemented her status as one of the more prolific triple jumpers in Ragin’ Cajuns Track and Field history on Saturday when she set the school indoor record for the fifth time in the past calendar year and placed fourth at the 2012 NCAA Indoor Championships held at Boise State’s Jackson Track at the Idaho Center.

Cross Country finishes up season at SBC ULL Press Release Nov 2, 2009

Runners competed on a very wet and soggy course Saturday afternoon at the 2009 Sun Belt Conference Men's and Women's Cross Country Championship as Western Kentucky University won the women's championship for the fourth straight year and Middle Tennessee took home the men's title. 

Louisiana Sweeps Home XC Meet ULL Press Release Sep 19, 2009

 Louisiana's Ragin' Cajuns men's and women's cross country teams made it a clean sweep Friday evening in the Ragin' Cajuns Invitational held at the UL Research Park, claiming the team and individual titles.

Cajuns Fall Short in Last Chance Meet May 17, 2009

Natchitoches, La. – Select members of Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns track and field team had one final chance to qualify for the NCAA Regional Meet. The Cajuns had some strong performances on Saturday but unfortunately none of the Cajuns were able to qualify.

Roy Crowned Outdoor SBC Champion ULL Press Release May 10, 2009

Murfreesboro, Tenn. – The men’s and women’s track and field team competed in the SBC Outdoor Championships this past weekend in Murfreesboro, Tenn. The men and women competed hard over three days and had some strong finishes along the way.

Roy Wins Again, Simmons Qualifies ULL Press Release Apr 18, 2009

   Baton Rouge, La. – Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns competed at the LSU Alumni Gold meet this past weekend in Baton Rouge, La. The meet featured several past Olympians and some of the best runners in the nation. UL’s Chris Roy again won the pole vault. He won the meet with a height of 5.25m which came up just short of the school record.

Cajuns Run Well at Louisiana Classics ULL Press Release Mar 21, 2009

LAFAYETTE- Louisiana's Ragin' Cajuns track and field team hosted and competed in the Louisiana Classics Saturday. Louisiana was led by pole vaulter Chris Roy who won the pole vault and provisionally qualified for the NCAA National Meet. Roy attempted to break the school record but came up just short. Louisiana had 13 top three finishes in the meet.

Rainy Day Can't Stop Cajuns ULL Press Release Mar 14, 2009

Lake Charles, La. – Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns track and field team competed in the McNeese State Relays Saturday, despite all the rain in the area. Paula Parker headlined the Cajuns performance by taking home first place in the 800m run.

Cajuns Start Outdoor Season on a Good Note ULL Press Release Mar 8, 2009

Natchitoches, La. – Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns track and field team opened up their outdoor season Saturday at the Northwestern State Relays. UL took home 15 top five finishes highlighted by Jasmine Anderson’s first place finish in the 100m hurdles and Antwain Keyes’ first place in the high jump.

Cajuns Run Well in Bayou Bengal ULL Press Release Feb 23, 2009

Baton Rouge, La. – Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns track and field team competed in the Bayou Bengal Friday night at LSU. The Cajuns had 12 top ten finishes in the final meet before next week’s conference meet. UL’s Paula Parker highlighted the Cajuns performances with her second place finish in the one mile run. 

ULL Men Post Season-Best 8K Times ULL Press Release Oct 4, 2008

AUBURN, Ala. – Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns men’s cross country team competed in a field of 24 teams Saturday in the 8K Mel Rosen Orange Race here in the Auburn Tiger Invitational at Indian Pines Golf Course.

Cajuns Run in Season's Second Meet ULL Press Release Sep 27, 2008

BATON ROUGE – Freshman Alex Breaux turned in another Top 10 finish for Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns men’s cross country team here Saturday morning in the LSU Tigers Cross Country Festival held at Highland Road Park.

ULL Cross Country Begins 2008 Season ULL Press Release Sep 20, 2008

MONROE –Louisiana's Ragin' Cajuns men's and women's cross country team ended a two-week wait to start their seasons on Saturday competing in the 2008 ULM Warhawk Invitational here Saturday morning at Chenault Park Golf Club.

Cajuns in Day 2 of SBC Championships ULL Press Release May 10, 2008

DENTON, Texas-Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in Day 2 of the Sun Belt Conference Championships on Saturday. After Day 2 action, the men are in ninth place, while the women are in 11th place.

Cajuns Qualify for Regionals at La. Classics ULL Press Release Mar 22, 2008

LAFAYETTE-Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns men’s and women’s track and field teams hosted the Louisiana Classics track meet Thursday-Saturday, March 20-22 at the Ragin’ Cajuns Track/Soccer Facility. Two athletes qualified for the NCAA Regional Meet.

ULL Track Competes at SBC Championships ULL Press Release Feb 25, 2008

MURFREESBORO, Tenn.-Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the Sun Belt Conference Championships over the weekend. The men placed ninth with 30 points, while the women placed 10th with 15 points.

ULL Track Shines in Bayou Bengal ULL Press Release Feb 2, 2008

  BATON ROUGE- Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the LSU Bayou Bengal on Friday. Freshmen Chris Roy, Kenneth Bellard and Louis Stevens all earned top 10 finishes and recorded season-high marks in their events.

ULLs Women ULL Press Release Oct 2, 2007

NATCHITOCHES, LA.-Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the Northwestern State University on Monday, and the UL women took home first place.

ULL Cross Country Opens Season at Home ULL Press Release Sep 7, 2007

LAFAYETTE- Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns men’s and women’s cross country teams kicked off the 2007 season at the Ragin’ Cajuns Invitational on Friday. Both teams finished second at the meet, which was held at Acadiana Park.

Two Silvey Coached Athletes Win Gold Jul 30, 2007

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – The tiny island nation of The Bahamas won the 1,600-meter relay with a time of 3:01.94, upsetting the United States at the XV Pan American Games Saturday.

Ragin ULL Press Release Jul 23, 2007

LAFAYETTE-Louisiana’s Ragin’ Cajuns track and field team signed nine athletes to National Letters of Intent.  All nine signees hail from Louisiana and includes six state champions and a state runner-up. 

Cajuns Tab Silvey as Track Coach ULL Press Release Jun 28, 2007

LAFAYETTE - The University of Louisiana at Lafayette announced on Wednesday that Steve Silvey has been hired as the new head track coach.  Silvey will oversee the men’s and women’s cross country, indoor track and outdoor track & field programs.