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Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Track & Field

Benefitting from a new NIL era: Sam Hurley builds brand at Texas

Benefitting from a new NIL era: Sam Hurley builds brand at Texas

Brock Bolinger, General Sports Reporter October 31, 2022

A few years ago, Sam Hurley likely would not have attended the University of Texas, or any college at all. But with the arrival of NIL monetization for student athletes, Hurley can continue his sports...

Hispanic track student-athletes celebrate culture, inspire others to learn, join the celebration

Hispanic track student-athletes celebrate culture, inspire others to learn, join the celebration

Elijah Garcia, Sports Reporter October 14, 2022

 As Hispanic Heritage Month comes to an end, track student-athletes Cruz Gomez and Valery Tobias continue to celebrate the importance of their families’ culture. Celebrating Hispanic Heritage...

Texas track transfers love their new home, look forward to season ahead

Texas track transfers love their new home, look forward to season ahead

Elijah Garcia, Sports reporter September 27, 2022

Following Texas track and field’s successful season last year, winning multiple Big 12 championships, two NCAA runners-up finishes and a men’s indoor national championship, the program naturally received...

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Men’s, women’s track place 2nd overall at NCAA Outdoor Championships

Katie Borchetta, Sports Reporter June 16, 2022

After a four-day meet spanning from June 8-11, both Texas men’s and women’s track teams took home second-place finishes at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene,...

Senior Leo Neugebauer propels himself above a pole vault lath during the  94th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays Thursday, March 24, 2022, at Mike A. Myers Track and Soccer Stadium. Neugebauer, a native of Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Germany, holds the title of being a three-time All-American.

Pole vaulters Neugebauer, Miller top charts as men, women’s track and field compete in Michael Johnson Invitational

Katie Borchetta, Sports Reporter April 24, 2022

No. 1 women’s and men’s track faced off in the competitive field at the 2022 Michael Johnson Invitational in Waco on April 22 and 23. The Invitational extended out to teams in the Big 12,  including...

Texas men’s, women’s track and field dominate A&M at Dual Meet

Texas men’s, women’s track and field dominate A&M at Dual Meet

Katie Borchetta, Sports Reporter April 3, 2022

No. 1 men’s and No. 1 women’s track kept up their record by beating Texas A&M in the rivalrous Texas A&M vs Texas Dual. The teams competed Saturday at E.B Cushing Stadium in College Station.  Texas...

Texas track and field takes on historic rival A&M in dual meet

Texas track and field takes on historic rival A&M in dual meet

Jenna Jaffray, Sports Reporter April 1, 2022

The No. 1 women’s and No. 1 men’s track and field teams head to College Station this Saturday for a dual meet with longtime rival Texas A&M. A dual meet is a track meet with only two teams competing...

Men’s, women’s track and field find success at 94th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays

Men’s, women’s track and field find success at 94th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays

Katie Borchetta, Sports Reporter March 27, 2022

Men’s and women’s track and field did not disappoint Texas fans in an overarching success during the 94th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays. Stretching from Wednesday to Saturday, the Texas Relays,...

Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays back in full swing for first time since 2019

Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays back in full swing for first time since 2019

Robert Gonsoulin, Sports Reporter March 23, 2022

The 94th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays began Wednesday morning with track and field athletes at the high school, college and professional levels coming together from around the world to compete at Texas’...

Q&A with UT Track Athlete Marilyn Nwora

Q&A with UT Track Athlete Marilyn Nwora

Phoebe Kumi March 23, 2022

In this episode, you will hear Marilyn Nwora’s take on the Black experience at UT as a student-athlete. She dives into how she uses her platform and her routine as a collegiate athlete. The Daily...

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Texas men track and field wins national championship for first time in program history

Hannah Williford, Sports Editor March 13, 2022
One of the biggest pushes for the men’s championship came from the distance medley relay team of junior Cruz Gomez, senior Willington Wright, junior Crayton Carrozza and junior Yaseen Abdalla.
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Longhorn men, women defend Big 12 crowns with performance at Big 12 Indoor Championships

Katie Borchetta, Sports Reporter February 26, 2022

Texas track and field showed out at the Big 12 Indoor Championships in Ames, Iowa this weekend, with the women earning their fifth-straight Big 12 championship and the men their second. On Friday and...

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