Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

All content by Brooke Nevins

Track season heats up for Longhorns in road meets

April 22, 2019

Although the NCAA Track and Field Championships will take place in Austin this June, the Texas track & field team still has a few remaining trips this season in order to get there. Over the weekend,...


Longhorns close out final day of Texas Relays

March 31, 2019

An ever-enthusiastic crowd spilled into the Mike A. Myers Stadium one last time on Saturday to witness the Texas Relays’ final showcase of elite competition. Over the course of four days, the Texas...

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Women’s medley relays find revenge against rival Texas A&M

March 30, 2019

At the 2019 Texas Relays, over 950 teams from around the nation and the world will compete at the Mike A. Myers Stadium over the course of four days. During the women’s sprint and distance medley...


Zamzow highlights opening performances at Texas Relays

March 29, 2019

The Texas track and field team made its debut at the 92nd Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in their home stadium on Wednesday and Thursday, with the women posting two wins and 13 personal records overall. Texas’...


Zamzow, Daniels lead Longhorns to top-15 finish at NCAA Championships

March 11, 2019

For the first time since 2016, the Texas track & field men and women both finished in the top 15 at the 2019 NCAA National Indoor Championships over the weekend. Both personal records and tough...

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NCAA Championship bid no sweat for sprinter Jonathan Jones

March 7, 2019

For many student athletes, entering the college scene means adjusting to unprecedented crowds and expectations compared to those in high school or club sports. But before sprinter Jonathan Jones ever stepped...


Longhorn women capture conference title in big weekend at Big 12s

February 25, 2019

The Longhorns’ appearance at the Big 12 Indoor Championship in Lubbock over the weekend highlighted track & field as a sport at the intersection of collectivism and individuality. Texas’...


Burt, Piperi and Worley bring home individual honors at Big 12s

February 25, 2019

The Longhorn women’s track & field team walked away from the Sports Performance Center in Lubbock as a Big 12 Champion on Saturday. But with a fifth-place finish at the conclusion of the meet,...


Worley, Rogers lead Texas to successful weekend

February 11, 2019

Texas made big waves across the country over the weekend, posting an impressive five wins and 23 personal bests, including two school records, between two meets in Lubbock and Seattle. The team split...


17 Longhorns shatter personal bests at Clemson Invitational

January 23, 2019

Texas track & field made history early in its indoor track season at the Clemson Invitational over the weekend. Over the course of two days, Texas had nine wins and 30 total personal bests, including...


Texas cross country closes out season with national championship finishes

November 19, 2018

The 2018 Texas Cross Country season concluded Saturday at the NCAA Cross Country National Championships meet held at the Thomas Zimmer Championship Course in Madison, Wisconsin. The Longhorn men finished...

Texas advances to NCAA Championships after successful runs in College Station

November 10, 2018

The wind and rain were no match for the Texas men’s and women’s cross country teams Friday morning as both programs qualified for next week’s NCAA National Championships with second-place...

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Collins, Rogers run season-best times at Big 12 Championships

October 26, 2018

The cross country regular season continued for Texas at the Big 12 Championship meet Friday morning in Ames, Iowa, with the men’s team placing third with 70 points and the women finishing fifth with...

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Texas’ new era hoping to build success upon trust

October 17, 2018

After Texas separated from the head coach of its premier track & field and cross country program last February, Edrick Floréal knew he had to build the trust of many Longhorn athletes. Floréal...