Louisiana Tech received 11 accolades this week as the All-Louisiana track and field marks were announced by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association (LSWA).
The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Monday its list of those Division I student-athletes who earned All-America honors for the 2014 outdoor season with Louisiana Tech claiming eight honors in all.
Joshua Cox recorded a top-15 finish in his first appearance on the national level as the NCAA Championships came to a close Saturday at Heyward Field in Eugene.
Louisiana Tech senior Kim Francis recorded a career-best finish at the NCAA Championships in her final year of eligibility as the Youngsville, Louisiana native ran to a 14th place finish Thursday.
It was a déjà vu moment for Louisiana Tech's 4x100m relay team Wednesday as the squad recorded a 12th place finish at the NCAA Championships for the second consecutive year.
Louisiana Tech will compete among the nation's best this week for a chance at individual championships as six student-athletes in five events head to Eugene, Oregon for the 2014 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships beginning Wednesday.
Louisiana Tech added three more advancing marks to Eugene, Oregon and the 2014 NCAA Championships as action concluded at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships at Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville Saturday.
Seniors Kim Francis and Trey Hadnot have been the standard bearers for Louisiana Tech's programs all season long. That season was extended Friday as the duo both advanced out of the preliminary rounds and into the quarterfinals in their respective events at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships at Hodges Stadium in Jacksonville.