Taylor Ashton Named C-USA Athlete of the Week

Taylor Ashton
Oct. 14, 2014 IRVING, Texas - Louisiana Tech senior Taylor Ashton was named the Conference Cross Country Athlete of the Week after winning the NSU Pre-Conference Meet and leading the Bulldogs to a team title.

Ashton led Louisiana Tech to a first-place finish at the NSU Pre-Conference Meet as he notched his first win and third consecutive top-10 finish of the season. The Louisiana native finished the 8k race in 27:07.6 as he claimed the individual championship and led the Bulldogs to a team title. Prior to the meet hosted by Northwestern State, Ashton had finished seventh in the Ken Garland Invitational hosted by North Texas and second at the Mook 5 hosted by Louisiana Tech.

Louisiana Tech next competes at the Crimson Classic hosted by Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama on Oct. 17.

For complete coverage of Tech Track and Field and Cross Country, please follow @LATechTandF on Twitter or visit the official home of Louisiana Tech Athletics at LATechSports.com.

 

 

#WeAreLATech

Happening Now

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago

Learfield sponsor logo


           

Louisiana Tech Mission Statement header

Louisiana Tech University Athletics Mission is to embody excellence in everything we do.

Develop student-athletes to maximize their potential in mind, body and spirit.

Bring pride, admiration and loyalty to the University family, community and state.

Win with integrity.

Louisiana Tech University header

Tier 1 National University
#1 In Nation
Least average amount of student debt at graduation - Public National Universities
#1 In Louisiana
  • Highest average mid-career salaries for graduates
  • Providing graduates with highest % ROI on their college education
  • Low-cost colleges with highest starting salaries for graduates.
  • Ticketmaster logo

    : @LATechTickets
    Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. M-F
    Phone: (318) 257-3631
    Fax: (318) 257-4437
    Email: techtickets@latech.edu
    Mailing Address: PO Box 3046, Ruston, LA 71272
    Shipping Address: 1650 West Alabama, Ruston, LA 71270
    Location: Thomas Assembly Center Concourse Level Room 205