LA Tech Track & Field to Compete at LSU Alumni Gold

April 21, 2017

RUSTON, La. - Louisiana Tech Track and Field will return to action this weekend as the Bulldogs and Lady Techsters compete at the 2017 LSU Alumni Gold on Saturday at Bernie Moore Track Stadium in Baton Rouge.

The annual meet hosted by the LSU Tigers is set to begin Saturday morning with both field and running events taking place throughout the afternoon.

Louisiana Tech will have a total of 30 student-athletes in action on Saturday in Baton Rouge with 17 men competing and 13 women representing the Lady Techsters.

LA Tech’s men and women will compete in a talented 23-team field on Saturday, including three teams in LSU (M: 6th/W: 4th), Texas (M: 10th/W: 9th) and Mississippi State (W: 25th) ranked in the latest NCAA Division I Outdoor Team Rankings put out by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

The action begins Saturday morning as both running and field events for the men and women get underway at 9 a.m., while both continue throughout the afternoon and wrap up with the men’s and women’s 4x400-meter relays at 4:10 p.m. Saturday.

For fans wanting to follow along with all the action from Baton Rouge, live results for the 2017 LSU Alumni Gold can be found at

For complete coverage of Louisiana Tech Track and Field, please follow @LATechTFXC on Twitter or visit the official home of Louisiana Tech Athletics at




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