Louisiana Tech sprinter Trey Hadnot has qualified for the 2014 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships the governing body's Division I Men's and Women's Track and Field Committee announced Wednesday.
Despite projected to finish seventh and only score 52 points, Louisiana Tech's men's track and field team was led by Trey Hadnot's two gold medals and Jermey Hicks' all-star performance as the Bulldogs finished second at the Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Championships at the CrossPlex Saturday evening.
Long jumper Charla Craddock won the first Conference USA Championship by a Louisiana Tech student-athlete and Trey Hadnot set a new C-USA record as action concluded during the first day of the 2014 C-USA Indoor Track and Field Championships.
The Louisiana Tech track and field programs return to the Birmingham CrossPlex for the third time this season but this time with hardware on the line as the 2014 Conference USA Indoor Track & Field Championships begin Friday.
Louisiana Tech senior Trey Hadnot ran a pair of top-10 times in the school's record books, highlighting LA Tech's performance at the prestigious Tyson Invitational at the Randall Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville Saturday.
Louisiana Tech hurdler Kim Francis entered this weekend's action ranked 21st in the nation in the 60m hurdles and came face-to-face with seven other hurdlers ranked in the top 30 in the nation in the finals at the Tyson Invitational. The senior kept with the nation's best, running 8.32 in the finals and finishing sixth among the nation...
Louisiana Tech will face some of the nation's best track programs in the country - including the top-ranked teams on both the men's and women's side - as LA Tech competes at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark. in a two-day meet beginning on Friday.
Louisiana Tech's women's track and field team has moved up one spot to eighth in the South Central Region according to the latest rankings released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).