After a season-best performance in the 100m hurdles at the LSU Alumni Gold Saturday, Louisiana Tech senior Kim Francis has been named the Conference USA Track and Field Athlete of the Week.
Junior Aaron Orduno set a new school record in the hammer as LA Tech competed at the LSU Alumni Gold late Saturday at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium in Baton Rouge.
Louisiana Tech junior Tor Gatch led the Bulldogs late Friday as he finished fourth in the 1,500m at the Southeastern Lion Invitational in Hammond.
For the first time in a month, Louisiana Tech's track and field programs return to the friendly confines of the borders of the Pelican State. LA Tech will face several ranked programs Saturday at the LSU Alumni Gold meet in Baton Rouge.
Louisiana Tech's men's track and field team jumped six spots to No. 36 in the national rankings the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Tuesday.
Louisiana Tech junior Jarvis Gotch tied a national leading mark in the long jump as the Bulldogs' field event competitors dominated at the UTEP Invitational Saturday.
Louisiana Tech's track and field program heads out to the west Texas town of El Paso this weekend as LA Tech will face several Conference USA programs at the UTEP Invitational Saturday.
Following a strong start to the 2014 outdoor season, Louisiana Tech's men's track and field team moved up to No. 42 in the latest national rankings by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).