Louisiana Tech's women's team claimed wins in the 100m and 4x100m relay and a runner-up finish in the 200m in Saturday's Leon Johnson Invitational hosted by Northwestern State in Natchitoches.
The run up to the outdoor track and field postseason begins in Natchitoches Saturday when Louisiana Tech heads to the Northwestern State-hosted Leon Johnson Invitational at the Walter P. Ledet Track Complex.
Louisiana Tech sprinters Jermey Hicks and Brittany Walker were honored by Conference USA Tuesday as the Tech pair were named the league's Track Athletes of the Week.
Louisiana Tech's women's 4x100m relay squad was edged by host LSU and finished second, running the 15th-fastest time in the country this year, at the LSU Alumni Gold meet at Bernie Moore Track Stadium Saturday.
Several nationally-ranked teams await Louisiana Tech Saturday as Tech heads south to Baton Rouge for the LSU Alumni Gold meet at Bernie Moore Track Stadium.
Louisiana Tech's Gregory Ballard won the pole vault and Aaron Orduno notched wins in the shot put and hammer throw Saturday as Tech sent a portion of its team to the Demon Invitational in Natchitoches.
After two weeks competing at a pair of the most premier track and field meets in the country in the Texas and Florida Relays, Louisiana Tech will return to the Pelican State for a little local flavor as Tech heads to Northwestern State for the Demon Invitational at the Walter P. Ledet Track Complex in Natchitoches.
Louisiana Tech's women's 4x200m relay ran the fourth-fastest time in school history to highlight the final day of action at the Pepsi Florida Relays at Percy Beard Track Saturday in Gainesville.