Category: Track & Field

Track and Field: Lynch leads season of notable achievements

Photo courtesy of Chandler Gubler/UVU Athletics The 2017 UVU outdoor track and field season was full of conference recognitions and record-breaking performances. The Wolverine men and women’s performance was highlighted by senior distance runner Jason Lynch, who qualified for dual events in the 2017 NCAA West Preliminary competition in Austin, Texas. The regular season culminated in Lynch, along with senior hurdler Cole Eisenhour and junior sprinter Alena Gillespie, who were able to land a spot in the preliminaries. The three Wolverines will be part of a total of 16 WAC athletes to compete in this meet, which gives UVU...

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Strong season leads UVU to WAC Indoor Track & Field Championships

Photo by Mykah Heaton The UVU track and field team got off to a good start to this indoor season, with many of its athletes getting their names added to the record books. Freshman Andre Jones posted a time of 7.81 seconds in the 55-meter hurdles, placing him fourth in the UVU indoor record book during UVU’s season opener in Ogden, Utah. Joining him was freshman Bryce Norris in the triple jump, recording the fourth longest jump ever by a UVU athlete at 13.72 meters. Several others also found success. Chantal Martin finished in seventh place in the weight throw...

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