Louisiana Tech sprinter Jermey Hicks fell short of advancing to the NCAA Championships in a pair of races, completing his season with a 20th place finish in the 200m at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships at Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville Saturday evening.
Jermey Hicks wanted to be busy Saturday and he made sure he would be with his performance at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships Friday. After running an advancing mark in Friday’s 200m opening round, Hicks will compete in two quarterfinal races Saturday evening at Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville.
Louisiana Tech distance runner Tom Stringer was named to the Conference USA Track and Field All-Academic Team the league announced Friday.
Louisiana Tech senior Mia Adams punched her ticket to the NCAA Championships in the long jump as action began Thursday at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships at Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville.
Louisiana Tech opens competition at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships with five student-athletes competing in six events when action begins Thursday at Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida.
Louisiana Tech has received six qualifying entries into the 2016 NCAA East Preliminary Track and Field Championships the NCAA announced this week.
Tramaine Maloney claimed silver and three Louisiana Tech student-athletes claimed bronze as action wrapped up at the Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships late Sunday in Murfreesboro.
Louisiana Tech’s Jarrett Samuels and Janiel McDonald each recorded fifth-place finishes in the long jump while Jermey Hicks and Tramaine Maloney each advanced as action wrapped up on the third day of the Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Murfreesboro.