Track & Field

Central State University Mourns Accomplished CSU Coach, Olympian Josh Culbreath

He's been honored by two sitting U.S. presidents, competed in the Olympics, coached at Central State University, had a track built inside a stadium...

Reggie Dixon of Hampton broke 60m MEAC Indoor Championships Record

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Records in the 60-meter dash Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex in Landover Friday.

2015 HBCU Top 30 Under 30’s Quanera Hayes Qualifies For Tokyo Olympics

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After an impressive performance at the Olympic trials that landed her in first place, Livingstone College alumna Quanera Hayes is on her way to...

Jacquelyn Coward, Alabama State Coach To Compete In Olympic Trials

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Jacquelyn Coward came to Alabama State in August of 2015 to help the young ASU runners reach for the best they...

Coppin State Alumna Christina Epps Headed To 2016 Rio Olympics

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Being the first Olympian of the best HBCU on the planet, my alma mater, Coppin State means the world to me,”Christina Epps Said. “I...

PVAMU Becomes First HBCU In Texas To Hold Special Olympics Event

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Prairie View A&M University has paved an uncharted lane for Special Olympics track and field athletes in Texas with an inaugural event held at...

FAMU Men’s Track Team Claims Top Finishes at Gator Invitational

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As men's track and field head coach Wayne Angel strode away from the Stephen C. O'Connell Center on Sunday night, he described his team's...

Record-Breaker Zachaeus Beard Becomes Langston University’s First Track National Champion Since 2013

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Langston University student Zachaeus Beard has made history at both his HBCU and beyond at a recent championship. Over the weekend, he earned the...

Xavier Captures Third Straight GCAC Outdoor Track & Field Championship

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NEW ORLEANS, La. (GCAConf.com) – The Xavier University women’s team won the 2015 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference on Saturday at Tad Gormley Stadium in...

N.C. A&T Men win HBCU Challenge

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The anticipation for the 2013 MEAC Cross Country Championships continues to build. Saturday didn’t help ease the Aggies’ eagerness to get there. The North...

Hampton University Alum Chidi Okezie Lands Spot On Nigeria’s Mixed 1,600 Relay Olympic Team

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After setting a national record for Nigeria, Hampton University alumnus Chidi Okezie and his teammates are heading to the Tokyo Olympics next month! The...

Zola Budd at HBCU Challenge 5K

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Zola Budd‘s still got it. The two-time Olympian famous for colliding with Mary Decker at the 1984 Olympics turned up at the HBCU Challenge 5K in Cary,...

Tennessee State Grad Clairwin Dameus Taking Her Talents To El Salvador For International Competition

Clairwin Dameus, a recent Tennessee State University graduate and star track and field athlete, is taking her talents to El Salvador representing the United...

Howard Alumnus David Oliver, Setting Records and Spreading the HU Legacy

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Howard alumnus David Oliver, the 110-meter hurdles Olympic bronze medalist at the 2008 Beijing Games, continues to set records, capture headlines and tear down...

Paine Hires Olympic Gold Medalist Latasha Clark as Indoor Track & Field Coach

Latasha Colander Clark joins the Paine College Athletic staff as head coach for men’s & women’s track and field and women & men’s cross...

Hampton University Track & Field Shows Out At Hampton Relays

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Saturday, April 19, Hampton University hosted their historic Hampton University Relays with last year's relay being their first in seven years. The relays called...

Johnson C. Smith Alumna Tovea Jenkins Headed To Tokyo Olympics

Tovea Jenkins, a 2017 Johnson C. Smith University graduate, is heading to the Tokyo Olympics! According to her alma mater, the Kingston, Jamaica native...

Howard University’s David Oliver repeats as U.S. Track Champion in the National 110hurdles Championship

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More workmanlike than wowing, defending champion David Oliver ran a steady race to claim his second straight and third overall national 110 hurdles championship...