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Houston Lands Six on USTFCCCA All-Academic Jul 26, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams are not only winning awards on the track and in the field, but they are claiming honors in the classroom as well, as six student-athletes were named USTFCCCA All-Academic individuals, while the women took home the team award.

Montgomery, USA Take Gold at Athletics World Cup Jul 15, 2018

United States Champion Kahmari Montgomery added an international gold medal to his repertoire after anchoring the 4x400-meter relay for his home country in the final event of the Athletics World Cup, on Sunday, in London.

Burrell, USA Take Gold at Athletics World Cup Jul 14, 2018

Three-time NCAA Champion Cameron Burrell opened his post-collegiate career as the anchor leg for Team USA in the 4x100-meter relay at the Athletics World Cup, on Saturday, in London.

Jordan Advances at U20 Championships Jul 12, 2018

Rising sophomore Quivell Jordan opened a week of international competition for the Houston Cougar Men's Track & Field team by advancing at the 2018 IAAF U20 Championships, in Tampere, Finland, on Thursday.

Houston Set for International Competition Jul 10, 2018

A trio of Houston Cougar Track & Field competitors are heading overseas for a pair of international meets with the 2018 IAAF U20 Championships in Tampere, Finland and the Athletics World Cup in London, England.

Kerr Wins Canadian Long Jump Championship Jul 6, 2018

A season of success for the Houston Cougar Track & Field program continued on Friday, when senior jumper Jared Kerr claimed the national championship in the long jump at the 2018 Canadian Track & Field Championships, in Ottawa, Ontario.

Jared Kerr set for Canadian Championships Jul 3, 2018

American Athletic Conference Champion Jared Kerr is set to compete for the opportunity to represent his home country of Canada, when he enters the long jump at the 2018 Canadian Track & Field Championships, on Thursday in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Montgomery Wins 400-Meter at Championships Jun 23, 2018

Besting his previous personal-record of 44.91 and setting a program-record in the process Kahmari Montgomery beat out the competition for a first-place finish in the 400-Meter at the USATF Outdoor Championships Saturday afternoon at Drake Stadium.

Houston Continues at USATF Championships Jun 22, 2018

Cameron Burrell finished fifth in the 100-meter dash and Kahmari Montgomery advanced to the finals of the 400-meter dash, as representatives of University of Houston Men's Track & Field program continued their participation in the USATF Outdoor Championships on Friday at Drake Stadium.

Houston Duo Advances at USATF Championships Jun 21, 2018

Two Houston Track & Field athletes advanced to the next round in their quest for USA Championship Thursday at the USATF Outdoor Championships. Cameron Burrell (100-meter dash) and Kahmari Montgomery (400-meter dash) each advanced to Friday in their respective events.

Barraza Named Academic All-American Jun 21, 2018

Already an All-American on the track, Houston Track & Field senior Brian Barraza was named to the 2017-18 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division I Cross Country/Track & Field First Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), on Thursday.

Houston to be Well Represented at USATF Nationals Jun 20, 2018

The Houston Men's Track & Field program will be well-represented at the USATF Outdoor Championships, where the program will send four student-athletes and two alums to compete for national titles June 21-24 in Des Moines, Iowa.

Quivell Jordan Earns Team USA Spot Jun 16, 2018

Houston made plenty of noise this year on the collegiate landscape and now has the opportunity to increase the volume on the international level as freshman Quivell Jordan earned a spot on Team USA for the IAAF World U20 Championships.

Jordan Advances to 400 Hurdles Final at USATF Junior Championships Jun 15, 2018

The June momentum established by the Houston Track & Field program with a third-place finish at the NCAA Championships continued Friday as freshman hurdler Quivell Jordan automatically qualified for the finals of the 400-meter hurdles at the USATF 2018 Junior Outdoor Championships.

Elijah Hall Named a Bowerman Semifinalist Jun 14, 2018

Fresh off an NCAA Championship in the 4x100-meter relay and a silver medal in the 100-meter dash, senior sprinter Elijah Hall has been named a semifinalist for The Bowerman, the USTFCCCA announced Thursday.

Quivell Jordan Set for USA Junior Nationals Jun 13, 2018

The 2018 NCAA Track & Field season has come to a close, but freshman hurdler Quivell Jordan's season will continue at the USATF 2018 Junior Outdoor Championships to be held June 15-18 in Bloomington, Ind.

Houston Returns after NCAA Championships Jun 9, 2018

Fresh off its first podium finish at the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Championships since 1959, the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams return to Houston Sunday, and fans are encouraged to come out and welcome back the team.

Houston Takes Bronze at NCAA Championships Jun 9, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's Track & Field team finished the 2018 season on the podium at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships with a third-place finish on Friday in Eugene, Ore.

Houston Lands Seven in NCAA Finals Jun 6, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's Track & Field team opened the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships by qualifying five athletes and two relay teams for Friday's finals, in Eugene, Ore.

Elijah Hall Remains on The Bowerman Watch List Jun 4, 2018

With the 2018 NCAA Track & Field season in its final week, Houston Cougar sprinter Elijah Hall remains on the watch list for the sport's most prestigious award, The Bowerman, the USTFCCCA announced Monday.

Houston to Host End of Season Happy Hour Jun 4, 2018

The Houston Cougar Track & Field program is excited to host an end of season Happy Hour event to celebrate the outstanding success of both the Men's and Women's programs and their most recent American Athletic Conference Championships.

NCAA Championship Broadcast Information Jun 4, 2018

The NCAA Track & Field Outdoor Championships are right around the corner and each of the four days will air live on the ESPN family of networks across June 6-9.

Houston Books Five More Championship Bids May 27, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams earned five more berths to the NCAA Championships as they wrapped competition at the NCAA West Regional on Saturday in Sacramento, Calif.

Houston Punches Eight Tickets to Eugene May 26, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams turned in an impressive day at the NCAA West Regional, qualifying eight student-athletes for the NCAA Championships, on Friday.

Samuels Books Trip to NCAA Championship May 25, 2018

Sophomore jumper Samiyah Samuels became the first Cougar to book a trip to the NCAA Championships as the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams opened the NCAA West Regional on Thursday.

Houston Ready for NCAA West Regional May 23, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams take the next step towards the NCAA Championships, with the NCAA West Regional, to be held across May 24-26 in Sacramento, Calif.Start List | FloTrack Stream($) | Live Results

Houston Learns Regional Qualifiers May 17, 2018

With conference championships in the rearview mirror, the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams learned their regional qualifiers for the NCAA West Regional, to be held May 24-26 in Sacramento, Calif.

Elijah Hall Remains on The Bowerman Watch List May 17, 2018

Houston Cougar Track & Field sprinter Elijah Hall continues to remain on the The Bowerman Watch List after the USTFCCCA office announced that he has made the Post-Conference Championship edition of the list on Thursday.

Houston Sweeps American Conference Titles May 13, 2018

For the first time since 2005 the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams are conference champions in the outdoor season after each squad won their respective American Athletic Conference Championships, on Sunday.

Kerr, Samuels, Barraza Win American Championships May 12, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams claimed their first three individual titles on the second day of the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships, on Saturday in Cincinnati.

Houston Opens American Championships May 11, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams opened the first day of competition at the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships by qualifying nine individuals for Sunday's finals.

Houston Ready for American Championships May 10, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams are ready for the postseason, where they will compete in the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships, across May 11-13 at Gettler Stadium, in Cincinnati.

Kerr Named American Athlete OTW May 8, 2018

Junior long jumper Jared Kerr has been named American Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week for his weekend performance, the league office announced Tuesday.

Houston Wraps Outdoor Regular Season May 4, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field Teams wrapped up the 2018 regular season on the outdoor slate in front of the home fans with the Tom Tellez Invitational, on Friday.Full Results

Elijah Hall Remains on The Bowerman Watch List May 3, 2018

Houston Cougar Track & Field sprinter Elijah Hall continues to remain on the The Bowerman Watch List after the league office announced that he has made the Pre-Conference Championship edition of the list on Thursday.

Houston Hosts Tom Tellez Invitational May 3, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams wrap up the 2018 regular season for the outdoor slate, when they host the Tom Tellez Invitational, on Friday.

Houston Compiles Big Second Day at Penn Apr 27, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams qualified five individuals and three relay squads for Saturday's final day of the 124th running of the Penn Relays.

Houston Opens Competition at Penn Relays Apr 26, 2018

The Houston Cougar Women's Track & Field team opened competition at the historic Penn Relays for the first of three days of competition. The Men's team will join the action on Friday in Philadelphia.

Houston Splits Squad for Two Meets Apr 25, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams will split squads and head to a pair of meets with some athletes competing at the historic Penn Relays in Philadelphia, while the remaining will compete at the LSU Invitational in Baton Rouge, La.

Montgomery Named American Athlete OTW Apr 24, 2018

Junior sprinter Kahmari Montgomery has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, for his performance at the Mt. SAC Relays, the league announced Tuesday.

Kahmari Montgomery Breaks 400-Meter Dash Record Apr 21, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams wrapped weekend competitions with another record-setting performance on Saturday at the Mt. SAC Relays and J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational.

Brian Barraza Breaks 5,000-Meter Record Apr 21, 2018

Senior distance runner Brian Barraza capped the second day of the Mt. SAC Relays with a record-setting performance as the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams continued competition in California.

Mechler Opens Weekend with Stellar Decathlon Apr 20, 2018

Sophomore multi-athlete Nathaniel Mechler posted one of the top decathlons in program history as the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams opened competition at a trio of weekend meets on Thursday.

Houston Split Squad Weekend Meets Apr 18, 2018

As the 2018 outdoor season speeds past the halfway point, the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams head west to compete in the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays across April 19-21, while other student-athletes will compete in the J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational at Rice.

Cougars Wrap Up Texas Invitational Apr 14, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams picked up a pair of victories on the final day of the Texas Invitational on Saturday at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

Scaife Rewrites Hammer Throw Record Apr 13, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams opened the Texas Invitational with nine top-5 finishes on Friday at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

Houston Travels to Texas Invitational Apr 12, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field Teams continue the outdoor season with competition at the Texas Invitational, across April 13-14 at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

Bethel, Scaife Named American Athletes OTW Apr 10, 2018

Sprinter Brianne Bethel and thrower Taylor Scaife have been named the American Athletic Conference Track & Field Athletes of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday.

Houston Wins Eight Events at Home Meet Apr 7, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams won eight events and had 21 top-3 finishes on the second day of the Houston Alumni Invitational on Saturday at the Carl Lewis Complex.

Scaife Crushes Hammer Throw Record Apr 6, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams opened the first day of competition in the Houston Alumni Invitational with a record-setting performance and five top-5 finishes on Friday at Carl Lewis Complex.

Houston Hosts Alumni Invitational Apr 5, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams return home to host their first two-day meet of the outdoor season, the Houston Alumni Invitational across April 6-7 at Tom Tellez Track.

Houston Claims Five Events on Final Day Mar 31, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams saved the best day of competition for last, winning five events including three individual and two relays on the final day of the 91st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays.

Monie Wins Shot Put at Texas Relays Mar 30, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams wrapped up the third day of action at the 91st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays on Friday in Austin.

Houston Fan Info for April 7 Set Mar 30, 2018

Houston fans will have the opportunity to spend a full day on campus Saturday, April 7, as the Houston Department of Athletics hosts three events, beginning with Track & Field's Houston Alumni Invitational featuring a top-3 national showdown followed by Football's Red & White game and ending with Baseball's American Conference showdown vs. USF.

Taylor Scaife Sets Hammer Throw Record Mar 29, 2018

Junior thrower Taylor Scaife broke the program record in the hammer throw, as the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams opened the 91st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays on Thursday, in Austin.

Houston Ready for Texas Relays Mar 28, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams are on their way to Austin to compete in the 91st Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays across March 29-31.

Houston Trio Claims American Honors Mar 27, 2018

Brian Barraza and Naomi Taylor have been named American Athletic Conference Track Athletes of the Week, while Samiyah Samuels has claimed the field honor for the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams, the league announced Tuesday.

Houston Posts World-Leading Relay Times Mar 24, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field squads capped an incredible weekend of action at the Prairie View A&M Relays and Victor Lopez Classic, where they came away with five nation-leading times and two world-leading marks at Rice and Prairie View.

Brian Barraza Breaks Steeplechase Record Mar 23, 2018

Senior distance runner Brian Barraza continued his historic career at Houston, returning to the track for his sixth program record, as the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams opened competition at the Victor Lopez Classic, on Friday at Rice.

Houston Heads to Rice Victor Lopez Classic Mar 22, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams continue the outdoor season, with a short trip across town, to compete at the Victor Lopez Classic, hosted by Rice, across March 23-24.

Lattin Named American Athlete OTW Mar 20, 2018

Junior hurdler/sprinter Amere Lattin has been named The American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, the league office announced with its first awards of the outdoor slate, on Tuesday.

Houston Wins 15 Events in Outdoor Opener Mar 15, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams opened the 2018 Outdoor Season in front of their home fans and won 15 events at the Cougar Spring Break Invitational on Thursday.

Houston Opens Outdoor with Home Meet Mar 14, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams officially kick off the 2018 outdoor season with the first of three home meets on the outdoor circuit, the Spring Break Invitational, on Thursday at the Carl Lewis Complex.Meet Schedule | Live Results | Heat Sheets

Elijah Hall Wins 60m and 200m National Championships Mar 10, 2018

Senior sprinter Elijah Hall put on a sprint clinic at the 2018 NCAA Indoor Championships, winning a pair of national titles en route to leading the Houston Cougar Men's Track & Field team to its highest point total in program history at the meet.

Houston Qualifies Three for NCAA Finals Mar 9, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's Track & Field team qualified all three of its sprinters in the preliminary rounds to Saturday's final on the first day of the NCAA Indoor Championships, on Friday, in College Station, Texas.Day 1 Results

Houston Ready for NCAA Championships Mar 8, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's Track & Field team will send three individual athletes to compete in four events, plus the 4x400-meter relay to the NCAA Indoor Championships, to be held across March 9-10 at Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium in College Station, Texas.

Houston Claims USTFCCCA Regional Honors Mar 5, 2018

Houston sprinter Elijah Hall has been named the 2018 USTFCCCA South Central Regional Indoor Track Athlete of the Year for the indoor season, while Leroy Burrell took home the region's Head Coach honor and Carl Lewis earned the Assistant Coach honor.

Houston Learns NCAA Championship Qualifiers Feb 28, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's Track & Field team will send three athletes to compete in four events, plus the 4x400-meter relay to the NCAA Indoor Championships, to be held across March 9-10 at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium in College Station, Texas.

FOURTH Straight American Indoor Title for Houston Feb 24, 2018

The Houston men claimed their fourth straight American Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championship Saturday inside the Birmingham CrossPlex while the Houston women took fifth for a second straight top-five finish.

Samuels Wins Long Jump at American Championships Feb 23, 2018

Sophomore Samiyah Samuels took the gold medal in the women's long jump as the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams completed the first day of the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships, on Friday, inside the Birmingham CrossPlex.Meet Schedule | Day 1 Results | Day 2 Video | Live Results

Houston Set for American Indoor Championships Feb 22, 2018

The postseason has arrived and the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams are heading to Birmingham, Ala., to compete at the 2018 American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships to be held over Feb. 23-24.

Houston Moves into USTFCCCA Top-10 Feb 19, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's Track & Field Team finds itself inside the Top 10 of the USTFCCCA Indoor Rankings for the first time in program history, coming in at No. 10 in the latest poll released Monday.

Elijah Hall Named American Athlete of the Week Feb 13, 2018

For the second consecutive week and the fourth time during the indoor slate, senior sprinter Elijah Hall has been named The American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday.

Hall, Men's 4x4 Win at Tyson Invitational Feb 10, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams wrapped regular season competition for the indoor season on Saturday with the second day of the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark.Full Results

Houston Shows Off at Split Meets Feb 9, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track and Field teams split up their squad and sent athletes to the first day of the Tyson Invitational, while the remainder stayed home to host the Howie Ryan Invitational, in a day that saw some of the top times and marks in program history, on Friday.

Adigun, Onwumere Set to Make Olympic History Feb 8, 2018

With the XXIII Winter Olympic Games right around the corner in Pyeongchang, South Korea, two of Houston's all-time great Track & Field alumni, Seun Adigun and Ngozi Onwumere, are set to make history as the first winter Olympians from University of Houston.

Houston Splits Squad for Two Meets Feb 8, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams will split up its squad to compete in a pair of meets on Friday, Feb. 9 and Saturday, Feb. 10.

Elijah Hall Named American Athlete of the Week Feb 6, 2018

For the third time this season, Houston Cougar sprinter Elijah Hall has been named The American Athletic Conference Men's Track Athlete of the Week after his performance at the Charlie Thomas Invitational, on Saturday.

Elijah Hall Breaks 200-Meter Dash Record Feb 3, 2018

Sophomore sprinter Elijah Hall broke his own school record in the 200-meter dash, as the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams wrapped up competition at the Charlie Thomas Invitational, on Saturday, in College Station, Texas.

Houston Ready for Charlie Thomas Invitational Feb 1, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams are set to compete at the Charlie Thomas Invitational across Feb. 2-3, inside Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium in College Station, Texas.

Lattin Named American Athlete OTW Jan 30, 2018

University of Houston Track & Field junior hurdler Amere Lattin has been named the American Athletic Conference Male Track Athlete of the week after running a top-20 time in the nation in the 60-meter hurdles at the Houston Invitational.

Amere Lattin Flies into Nation's Top 10 Jan 27, 2018

Houston's Amere Lattin moved into the top 10 nationally in the 60-meter hurdles while Sebastian Russi picked up a win in the heptathlon to lead UH at the Houston Invitational Saturday inside Yeoman Fieldhouse.

Houston Completes Day 1 of Houston Invitational Jan 26, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams opened the first day of the Houston Invitational, on Friday, inside Yeoman Fieldhouse. The 2-day event concludes Saturday, beginning at 9 a.m.Day 1 Results | Saturday Heats

Houston Returns to Yeoman Fieldhouse Jan 25, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams return to Yeoman Fieldhouse to host the second of their three indoor home meets, the Houston Invitational, running Jan. 26-27.

Houston Wins Six Events at Nebraska Jan 20, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams traveled out of the Lone Star State for the first time on the season and won six individual events at the Mark Colligan Memorial, on Saturday, in Lincoln, Neb.Final Results

Houston Set for Mark Colligan Memorial Jan 19, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams are set to compete at the Mark Colligan Memorial, hosted by Nebraska, on Saturday, in Lincoln, Neb.Live Results | Heat Sheets | Meet Schedule

Hall, Burks Named American AOTW Jan 16, 2018

Senior sprinter Elijah Hall has been named American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, while senior jumper Tonye’cia Burks took home the league’s Field Athlete of the Week honor, the conference office announced Tuesday.

Houston Sets 4x4 Relay School Record Jan 13, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams sent a handful of athletes to compete at the Texas Tech Corky Classic on Saturday, where the men’s 4x400-meter relay squad broke the school record to wrap competition.Final Results

Eli Hall Runs World’s Fastest 60-Meter Dash Jan 12, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped the first home meet of the season, finishing with six victories at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational on Friday, inside the Yeoman Fieldhouse.Final Results

Houston Hosts Leonard Hilton Invitational Jan 11, 2018

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams return to action, after a month-long break for the holiday’s, when they host the Leonard Hilton Invitational on Friday, Jan. 12, inside Yeoman Fieldhouse.

Burrell Lands on The Bowerman Watch List Jan 9, 2018

Senior sprinter/long jumper Cameron Burrell has been named as one of 10 track & field student-athletes to The Bowerman Preseason Watchlist. The prestigious award is given annually to the top male and female athletes in the sport of NCAA Track & Field.

Houston Claims Four Titles at Reveille Invitational Dec 9, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams opened the 2017-18 indoor season with four individual titles and 14 top-3 finishes at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational on Saturday, in College Station, Texas.

Houston Opens 2017-18 Indoor Season Dec 8, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams open the 2017-18 indoor season at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 9 in College Station, Texas.Heat Sheets | Meet Information | Live Results

Houston Announces 2017-18 Competition Schedule Nov 27, 2017

The Houston Cougar Track & Field Teams and Head Coach Leroy Burrell are excited to announce, the 2017-18 indoor and outdoor competition schedules, which features six home meets inside Yeoman Fieldhouse and Carl Lewis Complex.

Relays Take Silver at World University Games Aug 28, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped up the seventh and final day of competition as the USA Team at the World University Games with a pair of silver medals in relay competition on Monday.

Relays Earn Finals Bids in Taipei Aug 27, 2017

Each of the Houston Cougar Track & Field Men’s and Women’s 4x100-meter relay squads, as well as the men’s 4x400-meter relay team, advanced to the finals on the penultimate day of the World University Games in Taipei.

Barraza, Lattin Advance at World University Games Aug 26, 2017

Senior distance runner Brian Barraza booked a spot in the finals for the 5,000-meter run as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped the fourth day of action at the World University Games, on Saturday, in Taipei.

Cougars Move on at World University Games Aug 25, 2017

A trio of Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field student-athletes punched their tickets to respective later rounds on Friday as the Cougars continued action at the World University Games in Taipei.

Cougars Advance at World University Games Aug 23, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams opened the first day of competition as the USA Team at the World University Games in Taipei, on Wednesday.

Cougars Set for World University Games Aug 21, 2017

After a 17-hour flight and nearly 8,000 miles traveled, the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams are ready for competition as they become the USA Team at the World University Games on Tuesday.

Burke Opens IAAF World Championships Aug 4, 2017

Sophomore sprinter Mario Burke opened the first day of the IAAF World Championships by running in his first of two events for his native country of Barbados, on Friday.

Burke Ready for IAAF World Championships Aug 3, 2017

Sophomore sprinter Mario Burke’s 2017 season will culminate on the highest level when he travels to compete at the IAAF World Championships, to be held August 4-13 at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, in London.Live Results | Broadcast Schedule

Houston Earns Sports Excellence Awards Jul 12, 2017

University of Houston junior golfer Megan Thothong and Men’s Indoor Track & Field distance star Brian Barraza were recognized with the American Athletic Conference Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence Award for their respective programs Wednesday.

Cougars Wrap Long Jump in Canada Jul 7, 2017

Houston Cougar Track & Field student-athletes Jared Kerr and Nathaniel Mechler wrapped competition in the long jump at the Canadian Track & Field Championships on Friday, in Ottawa.

Kerr, Mechler Advance in Canadian Long Jump Jul 6, 2017

Houston Cougar Track & Field student-athletes Jared Kerr and Nathaniel Mechler advanced to the final round of the men's long jump at the Canada National Track & Field Championships on Thursday, in Ottawa.

Kerr, Mechler to Jump at Canadian Nationals Jul 5, 2017

Junior Jared Kerr and freshman Nathaniel Mechler will represent the Houston Cougar Track & Field team when they travel north to compete in the Canadian Track & Field Championships on Thursday, in Ottawa.

Hall Books Trip to IAAF Worlds Jun 25, 2017

Junior sprinter Eli Hall became the second Houston Cougar Track & Field student-athlete to book an individual berth in the IAAF World Championships with a bronze finish at the USATF National Championships on Sunday.

Burke Wins Barbados National Championship Jun 24, 2017

Sophomore sprinter Mario Burke was crowned the 2017 Barbados National Champion in the 100-meter dash as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams continued competition at three separate national championship meets on Saturday.

Burrell Takes Seventh at USATF Championships Jun 23, 2017

Junior sprinter Cameron Burrell finished seventh at the USATF Outdoor Championships, while sophomore Mario Burke and freshman Brianne Bethel advanced at the Barbados and Bahamas National Championships, respectively, as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams continued action at various championship events, on Friday.

Brian Barraza Named Academic All-American Jun 23, 2017

University of Houston senior distance runner Brian Barraza has been named CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team for his excellence on the track and in the classroom, the organization announced Friday.

Burrell Advances at USATF Nationals Jun 22, 2017

Junior sprinter Cameron Burrell advanced to the semifinals of the USATF Outdoor Championships as the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams opened up a weekend of competition at three separate national championship meets.

Houston Primed for International Spotlight Jun 21, 2017

Seven Houston Cougar Track & Field athletes are set to compete on the biggest stage for their respective countries at three separate National Championship meets this weekend.

CHAMPIONS! Houston 4x1 Relay Wins NCAA Title Jun 9, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s 4x100-meter relay team is the 2017 NCAA Champion after winning the event at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at historic Hayward Field on Friday.Final Results

Burrell, 4x1 Relay Reach Championship Finals Jun 7, 2017

Junior sprinter Cameron Burrell and the men’s 4x100-meter relay team booked berths in the outdoor championship finals as the Houston Cougar Men’s Track & Field team wrapped up day one of the NCAA Outdoor Championships, on Wednesday.

Houston Heads to NCAA Outdoor Championships Jun 6, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s Track & Field team qualified four individual athletes and its 4x100-meter relay team for the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships to be held this weekend at Hayward Field.Meet Central | Men’s Start List | Live Results | Meet Schedule

Lattin, Martin and 4x1 Relay Headed to Nationals May 27, 2017

Sophomores Amere Lattin and Jacarias Martin punched tickets to the NCAA Outdoor Championships, while the 4x100-meter relay squad also booked its trip, on the final day of the NCAA West Regional, on Saturday.

Three Tickets Punched for NCAA Championships May 26, 2017

Cameron Burrell, Mario Burke and Amere Lattin punched their tickets to the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped the second day of the NCAA West Regional, on Friday.

Cougars Qualify Six for Regional Quarterfinals May 25, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams opened the NCAA West Regional by qualifying six student-athletes for Friday’s quarterfinal rounds on the first day of action at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

Postseason Continues at NCAA West Regional May 23, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams will send 21 athletes to compete at the NCAA West Regional to be held May 25-27 at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas.Meet Central | Heat Sheets | Meet Schedule | Live Results

Back-to-Back: Houston Men Win American Outdoor Championship May 15, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s Track & Field team is the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Champion for the second-consecutive season after winning the league’s championship meet on Sunday in front of the home fans at Carl Lewis Complex.

Jefferson, Samuels Claim Long Jump Gold May 13, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams swept the long jump competitions and qualified 14 more student-athletes for Sunday’s final, at the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships on Saturday.

Thompson, Martin Take Bronze at American Championships May 12, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track and Field teams saw a pair of hammer throwers take podium finishes, while qualifying nine for Sunday’s finals on the first day of the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships, on Friday.

Cougars to Host American Conference Championships May 10, 2017

The regular season is in the books and the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams welcome the American Athletic Conference Championships, to be held May 12-14, to the Carl Lewis Complex.

Martin Breaks Hammer Record at Tellez Invite May 5, 2017

Sophomore thrower Mikaila Martin broke her own school record in the hammer throw as the Cougars wrapped the 2017 regular season with the Tom Tellez Invitational on Friday. Final Results

Dimitrova Named Freshman of the Year May 4, 2017

Houston Cougar Women’s Tennis freshman Tsveta Dimitrova has been named the American Athletic Conference Co-Freshman of the Year, while also garnering All-American Athletic Conference honors, the league office announced Thursday.

Cougars to Host Tom Tellez Invitational May 4, 2017

The 2016-17 Houston Cougar Track & Field regular season is in its final week, and the Cougars are set to host the Tom Tellez Invitational on Friday at Carl Lewis Complex. Meet Information | Meet Schedule | Live Results

Eli Hall Named American Athlete of the Week May 2, 2017

Junior sprinter Eli Hall has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for his performance at the 123rd Penn Relays, the league office announced Tuesday.

4x200, Eli Hall Win at Penn Relays Apr 29, 2017

The Houston Cougar men's 4x200-meter relay squad, and sprinter Eli Hall won Championship of America races as the Cougars wrapped action at the 123rd Penn Relays and the Longhorn Invitational on Saturday.

Cougars Qualify Six for Penn Relays Final Day Apr 28, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams qualified three relays and four individuals for the final day of the 123rd Penn Relays on Saturday in Philadelphia, while opening competition at the Longhorn Invitational in Austin.

Cougars Hit Road for Penn Relays, Longhorn Invitational Apr 26, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams will split squad and head to a pair of meets beginning with the 123rd Penn Relays in Philadelphia, while the remainder of athletes will compete at the Longhorn Invitational, in Austin.

Burke, Collins Atop Podium at IAAF World Relays Apr 22, 2017

Houston alum LeShon Collins and sophomore Mario Burke led their countries to gold and silver medals, respectively, at the IAAF World Relay Championships, while a pair of Cougars won at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational on Saturday.

Cougars Head across Town for Rice Meet Apr 21, 2017

Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field returns to Houston for a one-day meet, the J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational, on Saturday, hosted by Rice. Meanwhile, three Cougars (two current, one alum), will represent their respective countries at the IAAF World Relay Championships in the Bahamas.

Tonye’cia Burks Named American Athlete OTW Apr 18, 2017

Junior jumper Tonye’cia Burks has been named American Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week for the second consecutive week after a record-setting performance at the Mt. SAC Relays, the league office announced Tuesday.

Ticket Packages Announced for American Championships Apr 18, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track and Field teams and the American Athletic Conference have announced ticket packages for the upcoming 2017 American Athletic Conference Championships to be held May 12-14 at the Carl Lewis International Complex. Purchase Tickets

Records Fall at Mt. SAC Relays Apr 15, 2017

Junior triple jumper Tonye’cia Burks and the men’s 4x400-meter relay broke school records as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped competition at the Mt. SAC Relays and Beach Invitational on Saturday in California.

Garza, Samuels Win at Mt. SAC Relays Apr 15, 2017

Senior thrower Alex Garza won the shot put, while freshman Samiyah Samuels claimed the long jump as the Cougars split squad to compete at the Mt. SAC Relays and The Beach Invitational on Friday in California.

Selena Sierra Breaks School Steeplechase Record Apr 13, 2017

Senior distance runner Selena Sierra broke her own school record in the women’s 3000-meter steeplechase, as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams opened action at the Mt. SAC Relays on Thursday.

Cougars Head West for Pair of Meets Apr 12, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams will hit the road and travel west for a pair of meets in The Golden State of California. The Cougars will compete in the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays in Torrance, Calif., as well as The Beach Invitational hosted by Long Beach State.

Burks, Lattin Named American Athletes of the Week Apr 11, 2017

Junior jumper Tonye’cia Burks and sophomore hurdler Amere Lattin have been named American Athletic Conference Track & Field Athletes of the Week for their performances at the Houston Alumni Invitational, the league office announced Tuesday.

Cougars to Host Houston Alumni Invitational Apr 7, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams continue the outdoor season by welcoming its alumni back on campus for the Houston Alumni Invitational on Saturday, at the Carl Lewis Complex.Meet Information | Meet Schedule | Heat Sheets | Live Results

Samiyah Samuels Named Field Athlete of the Week Apr 4, 2017

Freshman long jumper Samiyah Samuels has been named the American Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week for her performance at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, the league office announced Tuesday.

Men’s 4x400 Relay Wins at Texas Relays Apr 1, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped competition at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays with a win in the men’s 4x400-meter relay invitational and six top-5 finishes on Saturday.

Jefferson Wins Texas Relays’ Long Jump Mar 31, 2017

Sophomore Trumaine Jefferson won the long jump, and Amere Lattin and each of the men’s and women’s 4x100-meter relay teams qualified for Saturday’s finals on the third day of the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, on Friday.

Sierra Third in Texas Relays Steeplechase Mar 30, 2017

Senior distance runner Selena Sierra turned in the Houston Cougar Men’s and Womens’ Track & Field teams’ top performance on the second day of the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, present by Spectrum, on Thursday.

Nathaniel Mechler Completes Decathlon First Day Mar 29, 2017

Freshman multi-athlete Nathaniel Mechler opened competition for the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams with the first five events of the decathlon at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays on Wednesday.Wednesday Results

Cougars to Run at Historic Texas Relays Mar 28, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams will head out of Houston for the first time during the outdoor season at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays. The 4-day event will run March 29-April 1 at Mike A. Myers Stadium.Meet Schedule | Women’s Entry List | Men’s Entry List | Live Results

Lattin, Burks Named American Athletes of the Week Mar 28, 2017

Hurdler Amere Lattin and jumper Tonye’cia Burks have been named American Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week after their performances at the Victor Lopez Classic, the league office announced Tuesday.

Tonye’cia Burks Breaks Triple Jump Record Mar 25, 2017

Junior jumper Tonye’cia Burks set a school record in the triple jump as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped competition at the Victor Lopez Classic on Saturday, at Rice University.

Houston Wraps Victor Lopez First Day Mar 24, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped up day one of the Victor Lopez Classic, on Friday at Rice University.Day 1 Results

Outdoor Continues with Victor Lopez Classic Mar 23, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams continue the outdoor slate with a cross-town trip to Rice for the Victor Lopez Classic on Friday and Saturday at the Wendel D. Ley Track & Holloway Field.

Lattin, Cornelius, Williams Named Athletes OTW Mar 21, 2017

Runners Amere Lattin and Tori Williams and thrower Cameron Cornelius have been named the American Athletic Conference Track & Field Athletes of the Week for their performances at the Cougar Spring Break Invitational, the league office announced Tuesday.

Cougars Successful at Outdoor Opener Mar 16, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams won 13 events at the outdoor season-opening Cougar Spring Break Invitational on Thursday at the Carl Lewis International Complex.Final Results

Cougars Open Outdoor With Home Meet Mar 15, 2017

With the indoor season in the rear-view mirror, the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams set their sights on the outdoor season with the Cougar Spring Break Invitational on Thursday, at the Carl Lewis International Complex.Meet Information

Cameron Burrell Wins Silver at NCAA Championships Mar 11, 2017

Senior sprinter Cameron Burrell claimed his second consecutive silver medal in the 60-meter dash at the NCAA Indoor Championships on Saturday as the Cougar men finished the national event tied for 16th.

Burrell, Burke Qualify For NCAA Indoor Finals Mar 10, 2017

Senior Cameron Burrell and sophomore Mario Burke qualified for the finals of the 60-meter dash as the Houston Cougar Track & Field team wrapped the first day of the NCAA Indoor Championships on Friday.Day 1 Results

Four Cougars Headed to Indoor Championships Mar 8, 2017

The 2016-17 indoor season has reached its final week, and the Houston Cougar Men’s Track & Field team will send four student-athletes to the NCAA Indoor Championships in College Station, Texas. The two day meet will be held Friday and Saturday at the Gilliam Indoor Stadium.Meet Information | Schedule of Events

Three-Peat! UH Men First, Women Third Feb 25, 2017

The Houston Men’s Track & Field program claimed its third consecutive American Conference Indoor Championship Saturday while the Houston women recorded its first podium finish since 2014 by finishing third overall.

UH Sweeps Men’s Long Jump in American Championships Day One Feb 24, 2017

Houston took over the podium in the men’s long jump as Trumaine Jefferson claimed the Cougars’ first individual title to lead an event sweep and highlight action in the first day of The American Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday.

Cougars Set for American Indoor Championships Feb 22, 2017

The 2016-17 indoor track and field season has reached the postseason, as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams travel to the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships. The 2-day meet will be held Friday and Saturday at the Birmingham CrossPlex.

Barraza Breaks 3,000m School Record Feb 11, 2017

Senior distance runner Brian Barraza broke his own record in the 3,000-meter dash as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped up the final day of competition at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark., and the Husky Classic in Seattle, Wash.

Selena Sierra Shatters 5K Record Feb 10, 2017

Senior Selena Sierra returned to the Cougars in a big way, breaking her own school record in the 5,000-meter run as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams split for a trio of weekend meets, on Friday.Howie Ryan Final Results | Husky Classic Day 1 | Tyson Invitational Day 1

Tori Williams Wins American Athlete OTW Feb 7, 2017

Senior sprinter Tori Williams has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for her performance at the Charlie Thomas Invitational, the league office announced Tuesday.

Scaife Breaks School Weight Throw Record Feb 4, 2017

Sophomore thrower Taylor Scaife set a new school record in the weight throw, while the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams wrapped up competition at the Charlie Thomas Invitational on Saturday.Final Results

Cougar Distance Opens Charlie Thomas Invitational Feb 3, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s distance teams were in action on Friday to open the Charlie Thomas Invitational, hosted by Texas A&M. Action concludes at the invitational beginning at 10:30 a.m., Saturday.Live Results | Meet Information | Day 1 Results

Cougars' Next Task is Charlie Thomas Invitational Feb 2, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams return to action for the Charlie Thomas Invitational, a 2-day meet hosted by Texas A&M. The invitational begins on Friday with distance and multi events and concludes on Saturday.

Cameron Burrell Wins American Athlete OTW Jan 31, 2017

Senior sprinter Cameron Burrell has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday. The award for Burrell is his second track award and third overall this season.

UH Claims Five Houston Invitational Titles Jan 28, 2017

The Houston men’s and women’s track & field program picked up five titles and four top marks in The American Athletic Conference to close out its January schedule at the Houston Invitational Saturday.

Cougars Qualify 11 for Houston Invite Final Day Jan 27, 2017

The Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track & field teams wrapped up competition on day one of the Houston Invitational by qualifying 11 student-athletes for Saturday’s semifinals. Live Results | Friday Results | Heat Sheets | Meet Information | Meet Schedule

Cougars Host Houston Invitational Jan 26, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams return to Yeoman Fieldhouse for their second home meet of the indoor season, the Houston Invitational.Live Results | Heat Sheets | Meet Information | Meet Schedule

Eli Hall Named Track Athlete OTW Jan 24, 2017

Junior sprinter Eli Hall has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for his performance in the Mark Colligan Memorial on Saturday. Houston has now won the honor in each of the three weeks it has been awarded.

Eli Hall Breaks 200-Meter School Record Jan 21, 2017

Competing in his first meet with the Cougars, junior transfer Eli Hall broke the school record in the 200-meters, as the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Teams competed at the Mark Colligan Memorial on Saturday, in Lincoln, Neb.Final Results

Houston Heads to Mark Colligan Memorial Jan 20, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams return to action at the Mark Colligan Memorial hosted by the University of Nebraska on Saturday. The action in Lincoln, Neb., is scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m.Live Results | Heat Sheets | Meet Information | Meet Schedule

Cameron Burrell Named Track Athlete OTW Jan 17, 2017

Senior sprinter Cameron Burrell has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday. The award for Burrell is his second in as many weeks after winning Field Athlete of the Week following the first week of the season.

Cougars Win 10 Events at Home Opener Jan 13, 2017

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams returned to action in a big way on Friday, winning 10 events and placing 26 student-athletes inside the top-3 at the Leonard Hilton Invitational.Final Results

Cougars Host Leonard Hilton Invitational Jan 12, 2017

After a month off of competition, the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams return to action when they host the Leonard Hilton Invitational on Friday inside Yeoman Fieldhouse.Live Results | Heat Sheets | Meet Information | Houston Competitors

Burrell Receiving Votes for Bowerman Watch List Jan 5, 2017

Senior sprinter/long jumper Cameron Burrell is receiving votes for the watch list of the prestigious Bowerman Award, collegiate track & field’s highest individual honor, the USTFCCCA announced on Thursday.

Trio of Cougars Win American Weekly Honors Dec 13, 2016

Brian Barraza (track), Cameron Burrell (field) and Tori Williams (track) have been named American Athletic Conference Track Athletes of the Week for their performances at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational, the league office announced Tuesday.

Brian Barraza Named National Athlete OTW Dec 13, 2016

Senior distance runner Brian Barraza has been named the USTFCCCA Men’s National Athlete of the Week, for his record-breaking performance in the mile run at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational, the organization announced Tuesday.

Brian Barraza Breaks Mile Record in Season Opener Dec 10, 2016

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams started the season in impressive fashion, winning five events, including Brian Barraza’s school-record setting performance in the mile run, at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational, on Saturday. Full Results | Houston Results

Cougars Open 2016-17 at Reveille Invitational Dec 9, 2016

The 2016-17 Men’s and Women’s Track & Field season officially kicks off with a trip to the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational, on Saturday. Houston will compete in College Station to open the year for the ninth consecutive season. Live Results | Heat Sheets | Meet Information | Meet Schedule

Cougars to Represent USA at World University Games Nov 8, 2016

Houston Men's and Women's Track & Field Head Coach Leroy Burrell is excited to announce the Cougars have been chosen to compete as the USA Team at the 2017 Summer World University Games, to be held on August 19-30, 2017 in Taipei City, Taiwan.

Cougars Release 2016-17 Schedule Oct 21, 2016

The Houston Cougar Track & Field Teams and Head Coach Leroy Burrell are excited to announce, the 2016-17 indoor and outdoor competition schedules, which features seven home meets as well as the American Outdoor Championships in May.

Logsdon and Dolence Elected to American SAAC Executive Board Sep 15, 2016

University of Houston Track and Field senior Bailee Logsdon and Soccer junior Georgi Dolence were elected to the first-ever American Athletic Conference Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Executive Board, the American Athletic Conference office announced Thursday.

Barraza, Montemayor Receive Academic Awards Aug 17, 2016

University of Houston Baseball infielder Justin Montemayor and Men’s Indoor Track and Field Star Brian Barraza each received the 2015-16 Scholar-Athlete Sport Excellence Award for their respective sports, Commissioner Mike Aresco announced Wednesday.

Ferguson-McKenzie Named Olympic Assistant Jul 25, 2016

Houston Cougar Track & Field assistant coach Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie has been named as an assistant coach to the track & field team for her home country, the Bahamas, for the upcoming Games of the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Bell Caps Successful U20 Worlds for Cougars Jul 24, 2016

After a week in Europe, freshman Brian Bell brought the IAAF World U20 Championships to a close for the Cougars with a seventh place finish in the 800-meters, while competing for Team USA on Sunday.Live Results | Live Radio

Bell Reaches 800m Final at U20 Worlds Jul 23, 2016

The week of success continues for the Houston Cougar Track & Field team at the IAAF World U20 Championships, as freshman middle-distance runner Brian Bell reached the 800-meter final on Saturday.Live Results | Live Radio

Lattin Reaches 4x100m Relay Finals for USA Jul 22, 2016

Just one day after claiming silver in the 110-meter hurdles, freshman Amere Lattin helped Team USA qualify for the finals of the 4x100-meter relay, while Brian Bell advanced to the semifinals of the 800-meters at the IAAF World U20 Championships, on Friday.Live Results | Live Radio

Lattin Claims Silver at U20 World Championships Jul 21, 2016

Less than 24 hours after Mario Burke claimed the first medal for a Houston student-athlete at the IAAF World U20 Championships, hurdler Amere Lattin claimed silver in the 110-meter hurdles on Thursday.

Burke Takes Bronze at U20 World Championships Jul 20, 2016

Freshman sprinter Mario Burke claimed the first medal for his home country Barbados in U20 World Championship history as he took bronze in the 100-meter dash at the IAAF World U20 Championships on Wednesday.Live Results | Live Radio

Mario Burke Qualifies for U20 Semifinals Jul 19, 2016

Freshman sprinter Mario Burke opened the 2016 IAAF World U20 Championships by qualifying for the semifinals of the 100-meter dash, while Nathaniel Mechler and Klara Mattson were also in action at Zawisza Stadium on Tuesday.

Cougars Compete for Countries at U20s Jul 18, 2016

Seven Houston Cougar Track & Field student-athletes, including three current members and four incoming freshman, will represent their respective countries at the 2016 IAAF World U20 Championships, on July 19-24 at Zawisza Stadium.Live Results | Live Radio

Valencia Fifth at NACAC U23 Championships Jul 17, 2016

Sophomore thrower Felipe Valencia registered a top-5 finish in the shot put, while competing for team Mexico at the IX NACAC U23 Championships on Sunday at Estadio Nacional Jorge "Magico" Gonzalez.

Valencia to Represent Mexico at NACAC Jul 15, 2016

Sophomore thrower Felipe Valencia will continue the championship season for the Houston Cougar Track & Field team when he represents team Mexico at the IX North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC) U23 Championships on Sunday, July 17 at Estadio Nacional Jorge "Magico" Gonzalez.

Williams, Carter Complete U.S. Trials Jul 9, 2016

After nine days of competition, senior hurdler Issac Williams and alumnus triple jumper Chris Carter wrapped competition for the Houston Cougar Track and Field team at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials, on Saturday in Eugene, Ore.

Issac Williams Qualifies for 110m Hurdles Semis Jul 8, 2016

Houston Cougar Track & Field senior Issac Williams moved one step closer to an Olympic dream and advanced to the semifinal round of the 110-meter hurdles at the U.S. Olympic Trials on Friday, in Eugene, Ore.

Carter Qualifies for Triple Jump Finals Jul 7, 2016

Houston Cougar Track & Field alumnus Chris Carter is one step away from qualifying for the United States Olympic Team after reaching the triple jump finals at the US Olympic Trials on Thursday, in Eugene, Ore.

Cougars Wrap U.S. Trials Opening Weekend Jul 2, 2016

Three current Houston Cougar track & field student-athletes, and one signee of the 2016-17 recruiting class competed among the nation's top athletes on the opening weekend of the United States Olympic Trials in Eugene, Ore.Final Results

Houston Records Highest Directors’ Cup Finish since 2000 Jul 1, 2016

Led by four programs scoring record highs, the Houston Athletics Department posted its best finish since 2000 in the Learfield Directors’ Cup Thursday as it finished 73rd with 296.5 points. The point total is the second highest in school history behind only the 313 following the 1999-2000 academic year.

Tom Tellez Honored as USATF Legend Coach Jul 1, 2016

Legendary Houston Cougar track & field and U.S. International head coach Tom Tellez will be honored with the 2016 USATF Legend Coach Award, the organization announced this week.

Cougars Ready for U.S. Olympic Trials Jun 30, 2016

The final stop on the road to Rio is in Eugene, Ore., at the United States Olympic Trials, where three current Houston Track & Field student-athletes and lettermen and one alumnus vie for Team USA roster spots for the XXXI Olympic Games.

Lattin Qualifies Again at USATF Juniors Jun 26, 2016

For the second time in three days freshman hurdler Amere Lattin has qualified for the IAAF World Junior Championships, after competing in the 400-meter hurdles at the USATF Junior Championships, on Sunday.

Brian Bell Punches Ticket to World Juniors Jun 25, 2016

Middle-distance runner Brian Bell became the second Houston Cougar Track & Field student-athlete to punch his ticket to the IAAF World Junior Championships, after a second place finish on the second day of the 2016 USATF Junior Championships, on Saturday.Live Video | Results

Amere Lattin Qualifies for World Juniors Jun 24, 2016

Hurdler Amere Lattin punched his ticket to the 2016 World Junior Track & Field Championships, while Brian Bell reached the finals on the first day of the 2016 USATF Junior Championships on Friday.Live Video | Results

Cougar Freshmen Ready for USATF Juniors Jun 22, 2016

The Houston Cougar Track & Field team will send five of its freshmen student-athletes to compete at the 2016 USATF Junior Outdoor Championships beginning Friday, in Clovis, Calif.Live Results | Live Video

Houston Relay Second at NCAA Championships Jun 10, 2016

The Houston Cougar Track & Field men’s 4x100-meter relay team finished runner up at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships by two one-hundredths of a second, en route to helping the team score 17 points, on Friday, at Heyward Field.Final Results

Burrell, Lattin, 4x100 Relay Reach NCAA Finals Jun 8, 2016

Sophomore sprinter Cameron Burrell and freshman hurdler Amere Lattin as well as the 4x100-meter relay team qualified for the finals of the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships while competing in the semifinal rounds, on Wednesday.Results

Houston Heads to TrackTown for NCAA Championships Jun 6, 2016

The Houston Cougar Men’s Track & Field Team will send five representatives to compete in six events as well as the 4x100-meter relay at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field.Meet Schedule | Live Results | Qualifier List

Cougars Qualify Three More and Relay for Nationals May 28, 2016

The Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field team followed up a successful first day at the NCAA West Regional by qualifying three more student-athletes and the men’s 4x100-meter relay team, for the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Saturday, in Lawrence, Kan.Complete Results

Cougars Qualify Three for NCAA Championship May 27, 2016

A trio of Houston Cougar Track & Field student-athletes have punched their tickets to the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships after the first day of the rain-shortened NCAA West Regional in Lawrence, Kan., on Friday.Results

Rain Forces Schedule Changes at Regional May 26, 2016

Due to inclement weather in the Lawrence, Kan., area, the first day of the 2016 NCAA Track & Field West Regional has been postponed until Friday, May 27, and the meet schedule for the remainder of the weekend has been revised.Revised Schedule

Postseason Continues With NCAA West Regional May 24, 2016

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field Teams will send 19 individual athletes and four relays to the NCAA West Regional, beginning Thursday, May 26, in Lawrence, Kan. Athletes will be competing for the chance to qualify for the NCAA Championships throughout the meet.Live Results | Live Video | Men's Heat Sheets | Women's Heat Sheets | Meet Schedule

Cougars Send 19 to NCAA West Regional May 20, 2016

The Houston Cougar Men's and Women's Track & Field teams qualified 19 student-athletes and four relays for the NCAA West Regional to be held Thursday, May 26 through Saturday, May 28, in Lawrence, Kan.

Cougars Garner Program’s First Top-10 Ranking May 16, 2016

Just hours after claiming the 2016 American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championship, the Houston Cougar Men’s Track & Field Team picked up their first Top-10 ranking in program history, claiming the No. 9 spot in the latest USTFCCCA National Team Rankings.

CHAMPIONS! Cougar Men Win American Outdoor Championships May 15, 2016

The Houston Cougar Men’s Track & Field Team scored 161 points on the final day of The American Athletic Conference Championships on Sunday in Orlando, Fla., to claim the conference title and sweep the indoor and outdoor honors for 2016.Final Results

Brian Bell Sets 800m Meet Record in Prelims May 13, 2016

Freshman Brian Bell set a new meet record in the 800-meters and the Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track and Field teams qualified 11 student-athletes for The American Athletic Conference Championship Finals on Friday, in Orlando, Fla. Full Results | Houston Results

Damon Thompson Fifth at American Championships May 12, 2016

A pair of hammer throwers each scored points for the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams on the opening day of The American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships on Thursday, in Orlando, Fla.Results

Cougars Ready for American Championships May 10, 2016

After a successful weekend to close out the regular season on their home track, the Houston Men’s and Women’s Track & Field teams are on the road to the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships, May 12-15, in Orlando.Championship Central

Burrell Meets 100m Dash Qualifying Standard May 6, 2016

Sophomore Cameron Burrell punched his ticket to the United States Olympic Trials, while freshman Mikaila Martin broke the women’s hammer throw record at the final meet of the regular season, the Tom Tellez Invitational, on Friday.Final Results

Track to Host Tom Tellez Invitational May 4, 2016

The 2016 outdoor track & field season is on its final leg, as the Cougars return home to host the Tom Tellez Invitational in Houston’s final tune up before the American Athletic Conference Championships, on Friday.Live Results | Meet Schedule

Brian Barraza Named Athlete of the Week May 3, 2016

For the third time this season, junior distance runner Brian Barraza has been named the American Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced Tuesday, after his impressive performance at the Penn Relays last weekend.

LeShon Collins Wins 100m Dash at Penn Apr 30, 2016

After 23 years without a Penn Relays’ individual champion, the Houston track and field squad picked up their second of the weekend as senior LeShon Collins won the men’s 100-meter dash championship, on Saturday, in Philadelphia, Pa.Final Results

Cougars Win Hurdle Relay at Penn Apr 29, 2016

The Houston Cougar men’s hurdlers turned in a banner day at the Penn Relays on Friday, where they won the College Men’s Shuttle Hurdles Championship of America, and then qualified three for the finals of the 110-meter hurdles, on Friday, in Philadelphia, Pa.Friday Results

Barraza Sets 5K Record in Penn Relays Win Apr 28, 2016

Junior distance runner Brian Barraza, stole the show in the final event of the night for the Houston Cougars at the Penn Relays, when he broke the school record and won the 5,000-meter run on Thursday, in Philadelphia, Pa.

Cougars Head to Historic Penn Relays Apr 26, 2016

Less than a week removed from hosting their first outdoor meet in eight seasons, the Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams will head to Franklin Field, April 28-30 for the 122nd running of the Penn Relays.Scheduled and Results

Cameron Burrell Named Athlete of the Week Apr 26, 2016

For the second time this season, sophomore sprinter Cameron Burrell has been named the American Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced Tuesday, after his impressive performance at the Yokubaitis Invitational.

Cougars Dominate at Yokubaitis Invitational Apr 23, 2016

Competing in front of the home fans on the outdoor circuit for the first time since 2008, the Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams swept the team championships at the Carolyn & Ron Yokubaitis Invitational on Saturday.Final Results

Houston to Host Yokubaitis Invitational Apr 21, 2016

Thanks to a generous donation from Carolyn and Ron Yokubaitis, the Houston Cougar Track and Field team will host its first outdoor track meet since 2008 on the fully renovated Tom Tellez Track at Carl Lewis International Complex.Heat Sheets | Live Results

Williams, Valencia Named Athletes of the Week Apr 19, 2016

For the fourth consecutive week Houston Cougar track & field student athletes have been named American Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week as senior Issac Williams (track) and sophomore Felipe Valencia (field) have earned this week’s honors the conference office announced Tuesday.

Brian Bell Breaks 800-meter Record...Again Apr 16, 2016

For the second time during the outdoor season, freshman Brian Bell has broken the 800-meter record, while the Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field team set 26 personal bests at the Mt. SAC Relays and J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational on Saturday.Mt. SAC Results | Twilight Results | Houston Results

Hurdles, Sprints Shine at Mt. SAC Relays Apr 15, 2016

Walnut, Calif. -- The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up an impressive first day at the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays on Friday, in Walnut, Calif.Houston Results

Mt. SAC Relays are Houston’s Next Test Apr 13, 2016

The Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams will once again split up this weekend, with some athletes heading out west for the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif., while other athletes will stay in Houston, to compete at the Rice J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational.

LeShon Collins Named Athlete of the Week Apr 12, 2016

For the second time this outdoor season, senior sprinter LeShon Collins has been named American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, this time for his performance at the Baylor Invitational, the conference office announced Tuesday.

Cougars Set Personal Records at Baylor Invite Apr 9, 2016

After an eventful trip to the Texas Relays, in Austin, the Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams traveled to Waco, Texas where they continued to impress at the Baylor Invitational on Saturday, where the 4x100-meter relay teams continued their season domination.Final Results

Cougars Head Northwest for Baylor Invitational Apr 7, 2016

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field will remain in the Lone Star State for the fourth consecutive week of outdoor season, as they travel west to compete in the 2016 Baylor Invitational on Saturday, April 9, in Waco, Texas.Meet Info

Brian Barraza Named Athlete of the Week Apr 5, 2016

Just days after breaking Olympian Al Lawrence’s 56-year old record in the 10,000-meter run, junior distance runner Brian Barraza has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday.

Cougars Wrap Final Day of Texas Relays Apr 2, 2016

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams wrapped a busy weekend with the fourth and final day of the Texas Relays in Austin, Texas on Saturday.Final Results

Brian Barraza Smashes 10,000 Meter Record Apr 2, 2016

The Houston Cougar track and field program’s longest standing record has fallen, as junior distance runner Brian Barraza broke the school 10,000-meter record at the Stanford Invitational on Friday, while Cougars also competed at the Texas Relays, the Bobcat Invitational and San Francisco State Distance Carnival.Texas Relay Results | Bobcat Invitational Results Stanford Invitational Results | San Francisco State Distance Carnival Results

Brian Bell Breaks Outdoor 800m Record Mar 31, 2016

Freshman middle distance runner Brian Bell is now the owner of two school records, after breaking the outdoor 800-meter record on the opening day of the Texas Relays hosted by the University of Texas, in Austin.Texas Relays Results | Bobcat Invitational Results

Cougars Split For Texas Relays, Bobcat Invitational Mar 29, 2016

Following a successful week at the Victor Lopez Classic at Rice University, the Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams are back on the road, where the squad will split with some athletes heading to the Texas Relays in Austin, while the remainder will compete at the Bobcat Invitational in San MarcosTexas Relays Meet Schedule | Live Results | Live Video | Bobcat Invitational Meet Schedule | Live Results

Collins, Sierra Named American Athletes OTW Mar 29, 2016

Following an impressive weekend at the Victor Lopez Classic at Rice University, seniors Selena Sierra and LeShon Collins have been named as The American Athletic Conference Track Athletes of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday.

Cougars Win Big at Victor Lopez Classic Mar 27, 2016

The Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams wrapped the final day of the Victor Lopez Classic, hosted by Rice University, with three individual wins and two relay championships, on Saturday, in Houston.Full Results | Houston Results

Selena Sierra Wins Steeple at Victor Lopez Mar 25, 2016

Senior distance runner Selena Sierra opened her outdoor season with a win in the 3,000-meter steeplechase on the first day of the Victor Lopez Classic, on the campus of Rice University on Friday.Full Results | Houston Results

Houston Heads Cross Town for Victor Lopez Mar 23, 2016

After a successful first weekend to the outdoor season, the Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams return to their home city to compete in the Rice Victor Lopez Classic on Friday, March 25 and Saturday, March 26.Friday Competitors | Saturday Compettiors | Meet Schedule | Live Results

Mario Burke Named The American AOTW Mar 22, 2016

After an impressive showing on the opening weekend of outdoor season, freshman Mario Burke has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced Tuesday.

Cougars Win Six Individual Titles at UTSA Mar 19, 2016

The Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams brought home six individual championships, as well as wins from each of the men’s and women’s 4x100-meter relays on opening weekend of the outdoor season at the UTSA Invitational, in San Antonio, Texas.Full Results | Houston Results

Nora Monie Wins Discus at UTSA Invitational Mar 18, 2016

Freshman Nora Monie made an immediate impact on the 2016 outdoor season, winning the discus, as the Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams opened the first day of the UTSA Invitational on Friday, in San Antonio, Texas.Day ! Results

Outdoor Season Opens with UTSA Invitational Mar 16, 2016

Just over two weeks removed from a Men’s American Athletic Conference Indoor Championship, the Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams turn their sights on the outdoor crown with the beginning of the outdoor portion of the 2015-16 schedule at the UTSA Invitational, to be held March 18-19, in San Antonio, Texas.Live Results | Meet Central | Scheduled Competitors

School Records Fall at NCAA Indoor Championships Mar 12, 2016

Junior sprinter Cameron Burrell fell one-one hundredth of a second short of a 60-meter dash national championship, while true-freshman Marcus McWilliams took fourth in the 60-meter hurdles at the NCAA Indoor Championships, on Saturday, in Birmingham, Ala.Results

Cameron Burrell Sets 60m NCAA Championship Record Mar 11, 2016

Houston Cougar junior sprinter Cameron Burrell ran the second fastest 60-meter dash time in the world en route to setting a new NCAA Indoor Championship and program record while qualifying for tomorrow’s finals at the NCAA Indoor Championships on Friday.Live Results | Watch Live

Trio of Cougars Qualify for NCAA Nationals Mar 9, 2016

Three members of the Houston Cougar men's track and field team have punched their ticket to nationals and will be traveling to the Birmingham CrossPlex to compete in the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday, March 11 and Saturday March 12, in Birmingham, Ala.Live Results

Back-to-Back! Houston Men Claim American Title Feb 29, 2016

The Houston Men’s Indoor Track and Field program defended its crown Monday as it claimed its 17th indoor conference title at The American Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships.

Two Program Records Fall in First Day of American Championships Feb 28, 2016

True freshman Brian Bell broke a Houston program record in the 800-meter run, along with The American Conference record and a Birmingham Crossplex facility record, while junior Selena Sierra shaved 12 seconds off her school record in the 5,000-meter run to highlight Houston action Sunday in the first day of The American Athletic Conference Championships.

Postseason Begins with 2016 American Indoor Championships Feb 25, 2016

The 2016 Indoor Track & Field regular season has come to an end, and the Houston Cougar men’s and women’s teams are on the road to Birmingham, Ala., to compete in the 2016 American Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships to be held Feb. 28-29, at the Birmingham Crossplex.

Issac Williams Named The American AOTW Feb 23, 2016

For the second time this season, senior hurdler Issac Williams has been named The American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week, after winning the 60-meter hurdles at the Arkansas Qualifier, the conference announced Tuesday.

Issac Williams Wins 60 Hurdles at Arkansas Qualifier Feb 19, 2016

Competing in their final meet before The American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships, 10 Cougar track and field athletes traveled to Fayetteville, Ark., to compete in the Arkansas Qualifier, for the chance to better their top times in order to qualify for the NCAA Indoor Championships.Final Results

Men’s Sprinters/Jumpers Head to Arkansas Qualifier Feb 17, 2016

Ten sprinters and jumpers from the Houston Men’s Track and Field program will travel to Fayetteville, Ark., this Friday for the Arkansas Qualifier, the final regular-season opportunity to improve national marks.

Cougars wrap day two of Husky Classic, Don Kirby Invite Feb 13, 2016

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up the second and final day of a weekend that saw the Cougars compete in three separate meets in as many states after finishing action today at the Husky Classic in Seattle, Wash., and the Don Kirby Elite Invitational in Albuquerque, N.M.

McWilliams Ties Houston Record in 60-Meter Hurdles Feb 12, 2016

The 2015 season saw Houston’s Isaac Williams take down a 10-year old school record in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 7.72. On Friday, in his first collegiate season, Houston true freshman Marcus McWilliams equaled the record and shot up the NCAA performance list with a blazing result at the Howie Ryan Invitational.

Cougars to Compete Across the Country Feb 11, 2016

The Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field team will split up in three different ways as they head to a trio of meets this weekend in Houston, Albuquerque, N.M. and Seattle, Wash.Howie Ryan Heats | Howie Ryan Schedule | Howie Ryan Live Results | Don Kirby Meet Info | Husky Classic Meet Info

Barraza, Valencia Claim Titles in College Station Feb 6, 2016

Junior distance runner Brian Barraza, and sophomore thrower Felipe Valencia each took home individual championships in their respective events as the Houston Cougar Men's and Women's track and field teams wrapped up day two of the Charlie Thomas Invitational, hosted by Texas A&M in College Station, on Saturday.Houston Results | Full Results

Selena Sierra Breaks Indoor 5000m Record Feb 5, 2016

For the second time this season the women's indoor 5000m school record has been broken by a Houston Cougar women's distance runner, as junior Selena Sierra ran 17:26.89 at the Charlie Thomas Invitational in College Station, Texas on Friday.Results

Cougars to Compete at Charlie Thomas Invitational Feb 4, 2016

The Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams will hit the road for College Station, Texas for the second time during the indoor season when they compete in the Charlie Thomas Invitational, hosted by Texas A&M on Friday, Feb. 5 and Saturday, Feb 6. Live Results | Heat Sheets | Meet Information

Issac Williams Named The American AOTW Feb 2, 2016

Senior hurdler Issac Williams has been named The American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for his performance in the Houston Invitational last weekend, the conference office announced Tuesday.

Logsdon, Burrell Claim Houston Invitational Titles Jan 29, 2016

Sophomore Bailee Logsdon (pentathlon) and junior Cameron Burrell (invitational long jump) each posted season-best marks in The American Athletic Conference to claim titles Friday in the first day of competition ata the Houston Invitational held in Bill Yeoman Fieldhouse at the Athletics/Alumni Center.

Cougars Return Home to Host Houston Invitational Jan 27, 2016

The Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams return home after a successful weekend in Kentucky, to host the Houston Invitational. The two-day meet will be held Friday, Jan. 29 and Saturday, Jan. 30 at the Yeoman Fieldhouse.Heat Sheets | Live Results |

Brian Barraza Named The American AOTW Jan 26, 2016

Junior distance runner Brian Barraza has been named The American Athletic Conference Male Track Athlete of the Week for his performance in the Rod McCravy Memorial Invitational, the conference office announced Tuesday.

Cougars Wrap Final Day of Rod McCravy Invitational Jan 23, 2016

The Houston Cougar track and field team wrapped a successful weekend at the Rod McCravy Memorial Invitational after posting 15 personal records on the second day of the meet on Saturday, in Lexington, Ky.Houston Results | Full Results

Brown Breaks 5K Record at Rod McCravy Invitational Jan 22, 2016

The Houston Cougar track and field team saved the best for last on the first day of the Rod McCravy Invitational on Friday, as junior distance runner Maddie Brown set a new record in the 5000 meter run to close out the event.Houston Results | Full Results | Saturday Heats | SEC Network+

Academics a Focus in Preparing Champions for Life Jan 21, 2016

Houston Athletics continually focuses on building Champions for Life by preparing over 400 student-athletes to become champions in academics, athletics and in the community. Those student-athletes continued their pursuit of the lifelong achievement in the 2015 fall semester, recording the second-best fall GPA, 2.91, in athletic department history.

Cougars to Face Top Competition at Rod McCravy Memorial Jan 21, 2016

The Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field teams will face some of the top competition in the country when they travel to the Rod McCravy Memorial Invitational hosted by the University of Kentucky on Friday, Jan. 22, and Saturday, Jan. 23, in Lexington, Ky.Meet Info | Heat Sheets | Meet Schedule | Live Results

Cameron Burrell Named The American AOTW Jan 19, 2016

Junior sprinter Cameron Burrell has been named The American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for his performance in the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational, the conference office announced Monday.

Burrell Posts World's Top Time at Leonard Hilton Jan 15, 2016

Cameron Burrell set the bar high for the Houston Cougar Men’s and Women’s Track and Field team after running the nation’s best time in the 60m dash, while the Cougars set 36 personal records in the squad’s first meet of 2016.Houston Results | Full Results

Cougars Open 2016 Hosting Leonard Hilton Invitational Jan 13, 2016

The University of Houston men’s and women’s track and field teams will be competing for the first time in over a month when they host the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational on Friday, Jan. 15, at Yeoman Fieldhouse.Heat Sheets | Meet Schedule

Houston Men Ranked in Top 25 Preseason Rankings Jan 6, 2016

The Houston Men’s Track & Field program opened the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) national rankings Wednesday in the top 25. Coming in at 25th, the Houston men are ranked second among programs in The American Athletic Conference, trailing just No. 23 Tulsa.

Cougars Impress at 2015 Reveille Invitational Dec 12, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams opened the 2015-16 indoor season in impressive fashion with nine top-3 finishes at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational in College Station, Texas on Saturday.Houston Results | Complete Results

Cougars Set to Open 2015-16 Indoor Season Dec 11, 2015

The Houston Cougar men’s track and field team begins their title defense of the 2015 American Athletic Conference Indoor Championship as the men and women open up 2015-16 competition at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 12, in College Station, Texas.Heat Sheets

Track & Field to Host Winter Camp in December Dec 2, 2015

The Houston Cougar Track and Field program has announced dates and details for its 2015 Winter Camp, to be held on Tuesday Dec. 29 and Wednesday Dec. 30, at the Carl Lewis Track & Field Complex on campus at the University of Houston.

Cougars Add Eight During Early Signing Period Nov 24, 2015

The Houston Cougar men’s and women’s track and field program added nine student-athletes to its 2016-17 roster during the Early Signing Period, head coach Leroy Burrell announced on Tuesday.

Cougars Announce 2015-16 Competition Schedule Nov 17, 2015

The Houston Cougar Track and Field program and Head Coach Leroy Burrell have released the squad's 2015-16 competition schedule, which includes five meets hosted on their home track as well as eight more inside the Lone Star State, the team announced Tuesday.2015-16 Schedule

Women's Teams Complete THE PROGRAM Aug 24, 2015

As a part of the Houston Athletics Women Empowered initiative, several of the women's programs completed a leadership development and team-building event hosted by THE PROGRAM over the weekend.

Women’s Teams Participate in THE PROGRAM Aug 21, 2015

As a part of the Houston Athletics’ Women Empowered initiative, several of the women’s programs will take part in a leadership development and teambuilding event hosted by THE PROGRAM.

Burrell Claims NACAC Long Jump Title Aug 8, 2015

Junior jumper/sprinter Cameron Burrell won the long jump competition, setting a new meet record, at the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC) Senior Area Championships in San Jose, Costa Rica on Saturday.Meet Results

Trio of Cougars Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors Jul 18, 2015

Drevan Anderson-Kaapa, Brian Barraza and Felipe Valencia from Houston Cougar track and field have been honored with USTFCCCA Individual All-Academic laurels after showing excellence in competition as well as in the classroom.

Cougars Sign 14 to Complete 2015 Signing Class Jul 13, 2015

The Houston Cougar Track and Field teams and head coach Leroy Burrell have announced the signing of 14 more student-athletes to its 2015 signing class, completing the class with a total of 29 incoming standouts

Garrett Hughey Appointed as UHS Student Regent Jul 9, 2015

University of Houston Track and Field All-American and alum Garrett Hughey has been appointed by Texas Governor Greg Abbot to serve as the newest Student Regent on the UH System Board of Regents, the university announced Thursday.

Houston FCA Ministers in Dominican Republic Jul 9, 2015

A group of UH student-athletes took the mission of "Building Champions for Life" to heart this summer, traveling on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic from June 16-23 in partnership with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Athletic International Missions.

PBK Sports Named Design Firm for Carl Lewis Complex Renovations Jul 1, 2015

The renovation of Tom Tellez Track at Carl Lewis International Complex took a major step forward Wednesday with the hiring of Houston-based PBK Sports as the project’s architects, Houston Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Hunter Yurachek announced.

Carl Lewis Selected for Texas Track & Field HOF Jun 30, 2015

Nine-time Olympic Gold Medalist and Cougar great Carl Lewis and former Houston track and field head coach Jack Patterson have been selected to be inducted into Texas Track & Field Hall of Fame in Addison, Texas.

Cameron Burrell Sixth at USATF Nationals Jun 25, 2015

Sophomore jumper and sprinter Cameron Burrell finished in sixth place, competing among the nation’s top athletes, in the long jump at the USATF Outdoor National Championships on Thursday, in Eugene, Ore.

Cougars Head to USATF Outdoor Championships Jun 24, 2015

Two current Houston Cougar student-athletes as well as a former standout and three 2015 signees have earned the opportunity to compete in the 2015 USATF Outdoor Championships from Thursday, June 25 through Saturday, June 27 in Eugene, Oregon.

Track and Field Postpones 2015 Summer Camp Jun 15, 2015

Due to the threat of inclement weather and flooding in the Houston area, the University of Houston track and field program has postponed its 2015 Track and Field Summer Camp by one week, the program announced Monday.

Season Culminates on NCAA Championship's Final Day Jun 13, 2015

Senior Brittany Kinney finished in 21st place in the triple jump on the final day of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships as the 2014-15 Houston Cougar track and field season came to a close on Saturday in Eugene, Ore.Results

Williams Takes Bronze at NCAA Championships Jun 12, 2015

- Junior hurdler Issac Williams finished third in the 110m hurdles on Friday, at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, earning All-America honors at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.Results

Cougars Complete Second Day of NCAA Championships Jun 11, 2015

The Houston Cougar women's track and field team wrapped up the second day of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, competing in the 4x100m relay and the 100m hurdles at Hayward Field on Thursday in Eugene, Ore. Results

Nine Cougars Head to Oregon for NCAA Championships Jun 9, 2015

Nine Houston Cougar track and field student-athletes will make their way to Eugene, Ore., for the 2015 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships to be held Wednesday, June 10 through Saturday, June 13 at Hayward Field on the campus of the University of Oregon.Meet Schedule | Men's Heat Sheets | Women's Heat Sheets | Live Results

Multitude of Cougars Qualify for Nationals May 30, 2015

The Houston Cougar track and field team qualified three individual athletes and each of it's men's and women's 4x100m relays teams for the NCAA Outdoor Championships on the final day of the NCAA West Regional on Saturday, in Austin, Texas.Houston Results | Final Results

Greenidge, Williams Qualify for Regional Quarterfinals May 29, 2015

Senior Sade-Mariah Greenidge and junior Issac Williams qualified for the 100m hurdle and 110m hurdle quarterfinals of the NCAA West Regionals as the Cougars wrapped up action on the second day of the event on Friday, in Austin, Texas.Houston Results | Full Results

Cougars Wrap Opening Day of NCAA West Regional May 28, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams finished day one of the NCAA West Regional where they had four student-athletes in competition on Thursday, in Austin, Texas.Houston Results | Full Results

Student-Athletes Post Record Academic Achievements May 28, 2015

One week after the Houston Tennis and Men's Cross Country programs were honored by the NCAA for perfect Academic Progress Report (APR) scores, the Houston Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced yet another record academic semester with the conclusion of the 2015 spring semester.

Cougars Qualify 15 for NCAA West Regional May 27, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams have qualified 15 individual athletes and two relay teams for the NCAA West Regional to be held Thursday, May 28 through Saturday, May 30 at Mike A. Myers stadium in Austin, Texas.LIVE RESULTS | HEAT SHEETS | QUALIFYING LIST | SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Brown, Williams Claim Conference Titles on Final Day May 17, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams finished third and seventh respectively, while junior Issac Williams won the 110m hurdle and senior David Brown claimed the triple jump conference championship at the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships on Sunday, in Storrs. Conn.Houston Results | Men's Results |

Cougars Qualify Seven More for Championship Finals May 16, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up the third day of the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships by qualifying seven student-athletes for the finals of their respective events on Saturday, in Storrs, Conn.Houston Results | Men's Results | Women's Results

Anderson-Kaapa Breaks The American 800m Record May 15, 2015

Senior Drevan Anderson-Kaapa broke the meet record in the 800m and the men's and women's track and field teams qualified a total of eight runners for Sunday's finalsof the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships in Storrs, Conn.

Hammer Throw Scores on First Day of Championships May 14, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's track and field team sits in sixth after two scored events, while the women have yet to compete in a scored event, after day one of the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships in Storrs, Conn.Houston Results | Women Full Results |

Cougars Ready for The American Outdoor Championships May 12, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams will head north to compete in the 2015 American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships hosted by the University of Connecticut from Thursday, May 14 through Sunday, May 17, in Storrs, Conn.Meet Schedule | Live Results |

Cougars Honor Seniors at 2015 Senior Awards Banquet May 7, 2015

The Houston Cougar Track and Field program and head coach Leroy Burrell held its 2014-15 Senior Awards Banquet on Wednesday, to honor the careers of its 17 graduating seniors, and to hand out postseason awards

Cougars Fine Tune in Last Meet Before Conference May 2, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field team's set 34 personal records at the Longhorn Invitational hosted by the University of Texas on Saturday, in what was the team's final tune-up before heading to the American Athletic Conference Championships later this month.Houston Results | Complete Results

Cougars Head to Austin for Longhorn Invitational May 1, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams will travel to compete at the Longhorn Invitational in Austin, Texas on Saturday, May 2 in what will be the team's final tune up before the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships.Meet Schedule | Heat Sheets

Track & Field to Host Summer Camps in June Apr 28, 2015

The Houston Cougar Track and Field program has announced dates and details for its 2015 Summer Camp to be held on Tuesday June 16 and Wednesday June 17, at the Carl Lewis Track & Field Complex on campus at the University of Houston.Camp Form

Barraza Named American Athlete of the Week Apr 28, 2015

Houston Cougar sophomore distance runner Brian Barraza was named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for his performance in the 1500m run at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational last weekend, on the campus of Rice University.

Men's 4x200m Relay Takes Bronze at Penn Relays Apr 25, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's 4x200m Relay team placed third in the championship final of the Penn Relays in Philadelphia, Pa., while another group of Cougars combined to set 19 personal records at the Rice J. Fred Duckett Twilight Invitational in Houston, on Saturday.Penn Relay Results | Twilight Invitational Results

Cougars Qualify Five for Final Day of Penn Relays Apr 24, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams qualified four individuals and one relay team for the finals of the Penn Relays to be held on Saturday, April 25, in Philadelphia, Pa.Houston Results

Women's 4x100 Qualifies for Finals at Penn Relays Apr 23, 2015

The women's 4x100m relay team posted the sixth fastest time in the preliminary rounds and qualified for the finals as the Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams finished the first day of the Penn Relays on Friday, in Philadelphia, Pa.Houston Results

Cougars Split Squad for Pair of Weekend Meets Apr 22, 2015

The Houston Cougar track and field teams will split up the squad and travel to the Penn Relays and the J.Fred Duckett Rice Twilight Invitational this weekend.Penn Relay Results | Rice Twilight Invitational Results

Williams Named American AOTW After Top Time Apr 21, 2015

Junior hurdler Issac Williams has been named American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for the fourth time this season after posting the top time in the NCAA in the 110m hurdles at the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif.

Williams Posts Top NCAA Time in 110m Hurdles Apr 18, 2015

Junior hurdler Issac Williams ran the top time in the NCAA this season in the 110m hurdles as the Houston men's and women's track and field teams finished day two of the Mt. Sac Relays and Long Beach Invitational on Saturday, in Southern California.MT SAC RESULTS | BEACH INVITATIONAL RESULTS

Barraza Breaks School Record in 5000m Run Apr 17, 2015

Sophomore distance runner Brian Barraza set a new school record in the men's 5000m run, and the 100m dash sprinters turned in some of the top performances of the day as the Houston men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up day one of the Mt. SAC Relays and Long Beach Invitational, on Friday, in Southern California. Houston Results | Full Results

Track And Field Heads West to California Apr 15, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams will head to the west coast to compete in a pair of weekend meets from April 16-18 at the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif., and the Beach Invitational hosted by Long Beach State in Norwalk, Calif.

Weather Forces Cougars Out of Texas Invitational Apr 11, 2015

Due to the threat of inclement weather in the Austin area, the Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams have opted not to compete in the Texas Invitational on the campus of the University of Texas, on Saturday.

Cougars Head to Austin for Texas Invitational Apr 10, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams will head west to compete in the 2015 Texas Invitational hosted by the University of Texas on Saturday, April 11, in Austin, Texas.Heat Sheets | Meet Schedule

Greenidge Earns American Track Athlete of the Week Apr 7, 2015

Senior hurdler Sade-Mariah Greenidge was named The American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for her performance in the 100m and 400m hurdles at the Rice Victor Lopez Bayou Classic, the conference office announced Tuesday.

Cougars Cruise on Day Two of Victor Lopez Classic Apr 4, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams won six individual events and set 26 personal records on the final day of the Victor Lopez Bayou Classic, on the campus of Rice University, on Saturday.Houston Results | Full Results

Barraza Wins 5K at Rice Victor Lopez Bayou Classic Apr 3, 2015

Sophomore distance runner Brian Barraza opened up the first day of the 33rd Annual Rice Victor Lopez Bayou Classic in a big way with a win in the 5000m run on Friday, on the campus of Rice University.Houston Results | Full Results

Cougars Head to Victor Lopez Bayou Classic Apr 2, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams continue the 2015 outdoor season as they head to cross-town rival Rice to compete at the 33rd Annual Victor Lopez Bayou Classic on Friday, April 2 and Saturday, April 3 in Houston, Texas. Live Results | Meet Schedule | Friday Heat Sheet | Saturday Heat Sheet

Issac Williams Named Athlete of the Week Mar 31, 2015

Junior hurdler and American Athletic Conference Indoor 60m hurdle champion Issac Williams has been named The American Track Athlete of the Week for his performance at the Texas Relays, the conference announced Monday.

Price Finishes Fourth On Final Day of Texas Relays Mar 28, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up the final day of the 88th Annual Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays with performances in the discus and 4x100, and 4x200 meter relays, on Saturday, in Austin, Texas.Houston Results

Cougars Wrap Third Day of Texas Relays Mar 27, 2015

The University of Houston men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up the third day of the 88th Annual Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays with some solid field performances, on Friday, in Austin, Texas.Houston Results

Cougars Open Weekend at Texas Relays Mar 26, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams posted some of the top times and marks on the second day of the 88th Annual Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, on Thursday.

Cougars Head to 88th Annual Texas Relays Mar 24, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams travel to the 2015 Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, to be held Wednesday March 25, through Saturday, March 28 at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas.

Houston Opens With Big Day at TSU Relays Mar 20, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams opened the outdoor portion of their 2015 schedule by qualifying nine student-athletes to the final round of the 64th Annual TSU Relays on the campus of Texas Southern on Friday.Houston Results | Full Results

Outdoor Season Opens At 64th Annual TSU Relays Mar 19, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams open the outdoor portion of their 2014-15 schedule and will hit the road for their shortest road trip of the season as they head to the 64th Annual TSU Relays on the campus of Texas Southern on Friday, March 20 and Saturday, March 21, in Houston, Texas.

Houston Wins The American Indoor Championships Feb 28, 2015

HOUSTON RESULTS | MEN'S FULL RESULTS | WOMEN'S FULL RESULTSIt all came down to the final leg, of the final heat, of the final event, but the Houston Cougar Men's Track and Field team claimed victory in the 4x400m Relay and clinched the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championship at the New Balance Track Center at The Armory in New York, N.Y.

Houston Wraps Up Day One of The American Championships Feb 27, 2015

HOUSTON RESULTS | FULL MEN RESULTS | FULL WOMEN RESULTSAfter the first day of the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships the Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams qualified 15 athletes for the finals on day two of the American Athletic Championships in New York, N.Y., on Friday.

Indoor Season Culminates in The American Championships Feb 25, 2015

Championship CentralAfter three months and nine meets, the 2014-15 indoor track and field season will begin to wind down with the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships on Friday, Feb. 27 and Saturday, Feb. 28 at the New Balance Track and Field Center in The Armory, in New York, N.Y.

Distance Impresses in Final Tune Up Feb 21, 2015

The Houston Men's Distance Medley Relay team ran the top time in the American Athletic Conference as the Cougars competed in their final meet before the American Indoor Championships, at the Alex Wilson Invitational in South Bend, Ind.

Distance Heads to Alex Wilson Invitational Feb 20, 2015

With the American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships just a week away, the Cougars will use the Alex Wilson Invitational to fine-tune its Distance Medley Relay team on Saturday, Feb. 21, in South Bend, Ind.

Barraza Breaks Record for Second Consecutive Week Feb 14, 2015

For the second consecutive week, sophomore distance runner Brian Barraza bettered his own school record in the 3000m run as the Houston distance runners impressed during the second day of the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark.

Burrell Wins 60m Dash Among Nation's Best Feb 13, 2015

Sophomore sprinter Cameron Burrell won the 60m dash at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark., while senior jumper David Brown won the triple jump at the Houston Tune Up as the Cougars claimed victory at both meets they competed in on Friday.

Cougars Split Squad For Weekend Competition Feb 12, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams will split their squads and compete in two separate meets this weekend with the majority of student-athletes going to Fayetteville, Ark., to compete in the Tyson Invitational, and the other group staying home to host the Houston Tune Up at the Yeoman Fieldhouse.

Barraza Breaks Own School Record in 3K Feb 7, 2015

Sophomore distance runner Brian Barraza broke his own school record in the men's 3000m race on the second day of the Texas A&M Aggie Invitational on Saturday in College Station, Texas.

Next Stop, College Station for Track and Field Feb 5, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field team will head to College Station, Texas to compete in the Texas A&M Aggie Invitational at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium on Friday and Saturday Feb., 6-7.

Issac Williams Wins Houston's Fifth Straight AOTW Feb 3, 2015

For the fifth consecutive week a Houston Cougar track and field athlete has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week. Issac Williams claimed the honor this week after his victory in the 60m hurdles at this weekend's Howie Ryan Invitational.

Williams Continues 60m Hurdle Winning Ways Jan 31, 2015

Junior hurdler Issac Williams won his fourth 60m hurdle event in as many tries this season, and Houston honored its 2014-15 senior class on the second day of the Howie Ryan Invitational at the Yeoman Fieldhouse, on Saturday.

Houston Wraps Up Day One of Howie Ryan Invitational Jan 30, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams had 12 athletes qualify for tomorrow's semifinals and turned in a solid showing on day one of the Howie Ryan Invitational, at the Yeoman Fieldhouse, on Friday.

Cougars to Host Howie Ryan Invitational Jan 28, 2015

After traveling out of state for the first time this season, the Houston Cougar track and field team returns home to host the 2015 Howie Ryan Invitational on Friday Jan. 30 and Saturday Jan. 31 at the Yeoman Fieldhouse.

Burrell Wins Second American Athlete of the Week Honor Jan 27, 2015

For the second time this season, sophomore sprinter Cameron Burrell has been honored by the American Athletic Conference as the Track Athlete of the Week for his performance in the 60m and 200m dashes at the University of New Mexico Lobo Collegiate Open in Albuquerque, N.M.

Sprints, Hurdles Impressive in New Mexico Jan 24, 2015

Sophomore Cameron Burrell ran the fourth fastest 60m dash time in the NCAA, and junior Issac Williams won the 60m hurdles as the Houston Cougar men's and women's track teams hit the road for their first indoor meet outside of the state of Texas, at the University of New Mexico Lobo Collegiate Open in Albuquerque, N.M. on Saturday.

Cougars to Compete in First Road Trip of 2015 Jan 23, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams will head out of state for the first time this season to compete in the University of New Mexico Lobo Collegiate Open, on Saturday, Jan. 24 in Albuquerque, N.M.

Barraza, Jefferson Sweep The American Weekly Honors Jan 20, 2015

Sophomore Brian Barraza and Freshman Trumaine Jefferson have been named The American Athletic Conference Track and Field Athletes of the Week after their performances at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational, the conference announced Tuesday.

Young Cougars Shine at Leonard Hilton Memorial Jan 16, 2015

Freshman sprinter/jumper Trumaine Jefferson jumped the second best mark in the NCAA in the long jump, and the Houston Cougar track and field teams set 29 personal records at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational, at the Yeoman Fieldhouse, on Friday.

Houston Hosts Leonard Hilton Memorial Invite Jan 14, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams will host the annual 2015 Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational, named after the great Cougar distance runner, on Friday, Jan. 16 at the Yeoman Fieldhouse on campus.

Isaac Williams Named The American Athlete of the Week Jan 13, 2015

Junior hurdler Isaac Williams has been named The American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for his record-setting performance in the 60m hurdles at the Houston Indoor Opener last week, the conference announced Tuesday.

Records Fall at Indoor Opener Jan 9, 2015

Junior hurdler Isaac Williams and sophomore thrower Damon Thompson set new school records, and the Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams took home eight individual titles and 24 top-3 finishes at the Houston Indoor Opener, on Friday.

Track And Field Opens 2015 Home Slate Jan 7, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's and women's track and field teams will open the home portion of their 2014-15 indoor season with the 2015 Houston Indoor Opener at Yeoman Fieldhouse on the campus of the University of Houston on Friday.

Houston Athletics Post Record Academic Achievements Jan 6, 2015

The focus on preparing leaders for life while challenging student-athletes to achieve their highest academic, athletic and personal aspirations by the Houston Department of Intercollegiate Athletics paid off once again as nearly 400 student-athletes from 17 sports programs combined to record the second-highest cumulative grade point average after a fall semester, 2.89, in UH Athletics history.

Houston Debuts at No. 18 in USTFCCCA Preseason Top-25 Jan 6, 2015

The Houston Cougar men's track and field team debuts as the No. 18 team in the USTFCCCA Preseason Indoor Top-25 poll, the publication announced Tuesday, marking the highest ranking for Houston since the poll began in 2008.

Burrell Named The American Track Athlete of the Week Dec 16, 2014

Sophomore sprinter Cameron Burrell has been named the American Athletic Conference Track Athlete of the Week for his performance in the 60m dash at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational, the conference announced Tuesday.

Cougar Men Take Second At Reveille Invitational Dec 13, 2014

Sophomore Cameron Burrell set a new meet record, and the Cougars claimed a second place finish in the men's standing while the women finished fourth, in the 2014-15 season opening meet at the Reveille Invitational in College Station, Texas on Saturday.

Track And Field set To Begin Indoor Slate Dec 11, 2014

The Houston Cougar track and field team opens its 2014-15 Indoor season when the Cougars head to the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 13 in College Station, Texas.

Track and Field to Host Winter Camps In January Nov 26, 2014

The Houston Cougar Track and Field program has announced dates and details for its 2015 Winter Camp to be held on Friday Jan. 2 and Saturday Jan. 3, at the Carl Lewis Track & Field Complex on campus at the University of Houston.

16 Athletes Sign With Cougar Track And Field Nov 25, 2014

The Houston Cougar Track and Field teams and head coach Leroy Burrell have announced the signing of 15 student-athletes to its 2015 signing class, the program announced Tuesday.

12-Year Old Maycie Gonzalez To Join Track And Field Nov 24, 2014

The Houston Cougar Track and Field program and Head Coach Leroy Burrell have announced the team will hold a special signing for 12-year old Maycie Gonzalez to a letter of intent to be held, in the Carl Lewis Auditorium, on the University of Houston campus, on Tuesday.

Freshman Duo Receives Top Honor Nov 11, 2014

Houston Cougar track and field freshmen Trumaine Jefferson and Felipe Valencia have been named to the 2014 Track & Field News High School Boys All-America Team, the publication announced Tuesday.

Magness Wins Houston Half-Marathon Oct 26, 2014

Steve Magness, head coach of the Houston Cougar men's and women's cross country teams, claimed the 2014 Houston Half Marathon title Sunday.

Carl Lewis to Join Full Time T&F Staff Sep 1, 2014

Legendary Track & Field star and ten-time Olympic medalist (nine gold; one silver) Carl Lewis will join the Houston Cougar Track & Field coaching staff as a full-time member for the upcoming 2014-15 season, head coach Leroy Burrell announced Monday.

Wesley Bray Claims Thorpe Cup Aug 1, 2014

University of Houston track and field alum Wesley Bray won the men¡¯s individual portion of the 2014 Thorpe Cup Sunday in Marburg, Germany.

Barraza Shines In Red, White and Blue Jul 27, 2014

Houston distance runner Brian Barraza set a new personal record in the 5,000-meter run while competing for Team USA at the IAAF World Junior Championships, Friday, in Eugene, Ore.

Track & Field Seniors Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Award Jul 24, 2014

Senior track & field student-athletes Karley King and Terracia Moody received United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic honors on Tuesday, for their accomplishments in the classroom and in competition.

Barraza Set to Compete at IAAF World Junior Championshi9ps Jul 23, 2014

Freshman distance runner Brian Barraza will compete with Team USA in the 5,000-meter run event at the 2014 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Junior Championships Friday at 10:45 p.m. CT, in Eugene, Ore.

UH Track & Field Wraps USATF Junior Champs Jul 6, 2014

The University of Houston Track & Field program wrapped up the 2013-14 season on day two of the 2014 USA Track & Field Junior Championships at prestigious Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. Results |

Three Cougars to Compete at U.S. Junior Championships Jul 3, 2014

Three University of Houston Track and Field athletes will compete at the 2014 U.S. Track & Field Junior Championships in Eugene, Ore., this weekend following the Fourth of July holiday. Schedule | Collegiate U20 List

Six Track & Field Athletes Named USTFCCCA All-Americans Jun 16, 2014

John Horton, Issac Williams and the men's 4x100-meter relay team have earned All-America honors for the 2014 outdoor season the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Monday afternoon.

Track & Field Closes out Day Two of Nationals Jun 12, 2014

Sophomore hurdler Issac Williams highlighted the University of Houston track and field team's performance during day two of the 2014 NCAA Division I National Championships in Eugene, Ore. Houston Results (PDF) | Live Results |

Track & Field Wraps Day One at Nationals Jun 11, 2014

The University of Houston track and field team wrapped day one of the 2014 NCAA Division I National Championships in Eugene, Ore., this evening. Houston Results | Live Results |

UH Student-Athletes Post Record GPAs for Fourth Straight Semester Jun 11, 2014

In what has become a repetitive process, student-athletes from the University of Houston Department of Intercollegiate Athletics once again posted record academic marks in a semester with their 2014 spring semester efforts. This spring marked the fourth consecutive semester for UH student-athletes to break academic records.

Track & Field Sends 11 to NCAA Nationals Jun 10, 2014

Eleven University of Houston student-athletes will make the trek to Eugene, Ore., for the 2014 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships Wednesday through Saturday to compete against the nations best. Schedule of Events | Live Results |

Eleven Cougars, Two Relays Qualify For Nationals May 31, 2014

Eleven individuals and two relays are bound for Eugene, Ore., as they qualified for the 2014 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships during the West Regional meet this weekend in Fayetteville, Ark. Houston Results (PDF) |

Errol Nolan Punches Ticket to NCAA Nationals May 30, 2014

Senior Errol Nolan has punched his ticket to NCAA Division I Track & Field National Championships in Eugene, Ore., in the men's 400-meter dash. Complete Results | Houston Results (PDF)

Michael Mahnke Punches Ticket to Nationals May 29, 2014

Senior Michael Mahnke punched his ticket to the NCAA national championships in Eugene, Ore., during day one of the NCAA Division I West Preliminary rounds in Fayetteville, Ark., Thursday afternoon. Houston Results (PDF)

PREVIEW: Track & Field Heads to NCAA West Regionals May 28, 2014

The University of Houston Track & Field program will send 30 student-athletes and all four relays to compete at the NCAA Division I West Preliminary Rounds in Fayetteville, Ark., Thursday through Saturday. Complete Schedule | Championship Central | Live Results

Track & Field Sends 31 Athletes to NCAA West Regionals May 22, 2014

The University of Houston Track and Field program will send 30 athletes and four relays that qualified to compete in the NCAA Division I West Preliminary Rounds in Fayetteville, Ark., next weekend. Regionals Schedule |

Track & Field Heads to Georgia Tech Invitational May 15, 2014

The University of Houston Track & Field program heads to Atlanta, Ga., for the Georgia Tech Invitational in hopes of qualifying for the NCAA regional meet in two weeks. Meet Schedule | Live Results |

Steve Magness Promoted to Head Cross Country Coach May 13, 2014

After serving two years as an assistant coach to the cross country and distance group of the University of Houston Track and Field program, Steve Magness has been promoted to head coach of the Houston Cross Country program, Leroy Burrell announced Monday afternoon.

Sixteen Track & Field Athletes Named to All-Conference Team May 9, 2014

With a conference championship under their belts, 16 University of Houston track & field student-athletes were selected to the All-American Athletic Conference Team following the inaugural conference outdoor championships in Tampa, Fla.

Houston Qualifies 24 Individuals for Conference Finals May 3, 2014

University of Houston men's track and field team moved from just six points to 53 points and third place after day two of the inaugural American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships Saturday at USF's Track & Field Stadium. Houston Results | Complete ResultsSunday Meet Program - Men | Sunday Meet Program - Women |

Cassie Wiley Leads Heptathlon On Day One May 2, 2014

A soggy field and a puddle in the throwing ring didn't slow down day one of the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championships Friday afternoon at the USF Track & Field Stadium. Houston Results | Complete Results |

School Records Fall at Rice Twilight Meet Apr 26, 2014

In the final preparation for the inaugural conference championships, two University of Houston track and field school records have been broken at Rice University's J. Fred Duckett Twilight Meet Saturday evening.Houston Results | Complete Results

Cougars Wrap Day One of Penn Relays Apr 24, 2014

Junior Justine Price finished in the top three of the women's discus competition to highlight day one of the 120th Penn Relays for the University of Houston track and field team. Houston Results

Track & Field to Attend Rice Twilight Meet Apr 24, 2014

University of Houston track and field athletes not competing at the Penn Relays are set to compete at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight Meet Saturday at Rice's Hollaway Track/Ley Field. Meet Schedule | Heat Sheets | Live Results

PREVIEW: Track & Field Heads to Penn Relay Carnival Apr 23, 2014

The University of Houston is set to embark on its ninth Penn Relay Carnival appearance in the last 12 seasons this weekend in Philadelphia, Pa.Live Results | Schedule|Season Results | Houston Notes/Rankings

Multi-sport Athlete Makes it into the Record Books Apr 19, 2014

A redshirt freshman who has yet to see a down of football has made his way into the University of Houston record books as Jack Thomas highlighted the UTSA Invitational with his first win on the track and field team. Houston Results (PDF) | UTSA Invitational Complete Results

Track & Field Wraps Day One of Mt. SAC Relays Apr 18, 2014

The University of Houston track and field program wrapped day one of the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays today in Walnut, Calif., as freshman Cameron Burrell led the Cougars with a second place finish in the men's 100-meter dash. Houston Results (PDF)

Track & Field Splits For Mt. SAC Relays, UTSA Invite Apr 17, 2014

This weekend, the University of Houston Track and Field program splits squads for the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif. and the UTSA Invitational in San Antonio, Texas. Mt. SAC Schedule | Mt. SAC Live Results | UTSA Schedule | UTSA Results

PREVIEW: Track & Field Heads to Austin Apr 11, 2014

After a week off from competition, the University of Houston track and field team heads back to Austin for the Texas Invitational on Saturday. Meet Schedule | Meet Central | Houston Rankings

Track & Field To Host Summer Camps Mid-June Apr 9, 2014

Two days of running, jumping and throwing highlight the University of Houston Track and Field 2014 summer camps slated for mid-June.Head Coach Leroy Burrell and his staff will host two camps June 23-24 at the Tom Tellez Track/Carl Lewis International Complex. Registration Form (PDF)

Cougars Distance Travels to Stanford This Weekend Apr 3, 2014

The University of Houston distance squad heads to California for the Stanford Invitational this weekend as the sprint and hurdles group takes a week off from competition. Meet Schedule | Live Results

Cougars Sweep Conference Track Weekly Honors Apr 1, 2014

The University of Houton track and field swept the American Athletic Conference track weekly honors as Sade-Mariah Greenidge and Brian Barraza were named the Female and Male Track Athletes of the Week.

Houston Track & Field Wraps Texas Relays Mar 29, 2014

Both the University of Houston women's relay teams finished in sixth place against top competition in the finals during the 87th annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays Saturday afternoon. Houston Results (PDF) | Victor Lopez Classic Results | Texas Relays Results

Track & Field Concludes Day Two of Texas Relays Mar 27, 2014

Freshman Brian Barraza led the University of Houston track and field teams at the 87th annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays as finished in the top three of the men's 1,500-meter run Thursday evening. Photo Gallery | Houston Results (PDF) | Friday Heat Sheets | Live Results

Track & Field Closes UTSA Invitational Mar 22, 2014

After two days of competition, the University of Houston women's track and field team finished fourth overall with 93.50 points while the men's team finished in fifth with 62.75 points during the inaugural UTSA Texas Challenge Invitational. Complete Results (PDF) | Meet Notes

Cougars Wrap Day One of UTSA Invitational Mar 21, 2014

After day one of competition, Emiliano Troitino sits second in the men’s decathlon events during the inaugural UTSA Texas Challenge Invitational. UTSA Day 1 Notes | Meet Results (PDF)

Track & Field Opens Outdoor Season at UTSA Mar 20, 2014

Preparations have began for the 2014 outdoor season as the University of Houston Track and Field team heads to San Antonio, Texas, for the inaugural UTSA Texas Challenge Invitational this weekend.

Burrell, Collins Earn All-America Honors Mar 17, 2014

LeShon Collins and Cameron Burrell have earned All-America honors for the 2014 indoor season the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Monday afternoon.

Cameron Burrell Finishes Sixth at Nationals Mar 15, 2014

Freshman Cameron Burrell placed sixth in the nation during the men’s 60-meter dash finals on Day Two of the NCAA Division I Track and Field Indoor Championships.USTFCCCA Rankings | Meet Results | 2014 Outdoor Schedule

Cameron Burrell Advances to Finals at Nationals Mar 14, 2014

Freshman Cameron Burrell is setting records once again as he finished with the second best time during the 60-meter dash prelims at the 2014 NCAA Division I Indoor Championships. Meet Results

PREVIEW: Burrell, Collins Head to Nationals Mar 10, 2014

Freshman Cameron Burrell and Sophomore LeShon Collins will represent the University of Houston track and field program as they head to the NCAA Division I Indoor Championships in Albuquerque, N.M., Friday and Saturday.

Errol Nolan Wins Bronze at Indoor Worlds Mar 10, 2014

Senior All-American and Olympian Errol Nolan has made another appearance on the international stage as he led the Jamaican national team to a bronze medal in the men’s 4x400m relay at the 2014 International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) Worlds Indoor Championships Sunday.

Men's DMR Wins Conference Championship Feb 28, 2014

The University of Houston men's distance medley relay set the meet record for the Inaugural American Athletic Conference as they took the gold, the first conference champions of the season. Season Results | USTFCCCA Rankings | Meet Results | Meet Notes

Track & Field Travels to Inaugural Conference Championships Feb 27, 2014

The University of Houston track and field team will compete in the inaugural American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships beginning tomorrow at the New Balance Track in the Armory. Season Results |USTFCCCA Rankings | Championship Central | Meet Schedule | Live Stream | Live Results

Former Cougar Chris Carter Wins USATF Nationals Feb 24, 2014

Former Cougar Chris Carter (2008-11) leaped into the national spotlight as he was crowned the men’s triple jump champion at the USA Track and Field Indoor Championships this past weekend. Meet Results

Women's T&F Has Great Showing At Notre Dame Feb 23, 2014

The women’s 4x400-meter relay and the men’s distance medley relay teams wrapped up the Notre Dame Alex Wilson Invitational Saturday evening.Season Results | USTFCCCA Rankings | Meet Results

Three Cougars Rank In Top 10 Among National Freshman Class Feb 19, 2014

Three freshmen of the University of Houston track and field team have been included in the new collegiate U20 season best list compiled by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). 2014 Collegiate U20 Bests | World Junior Championships | USATF Junior Championships | Qualifying Standards

Track & Field Announces 2014 Outdoor Schedule Feb 18, 2014

The University of Houston track and field program will travel to six different states for the 2014 outdoor season beginning at the end of March, announced head coach Leroy Burrell Tuesday morning. 2014 Schedule

School Records Fall at Tyson Invitational Feb 14, 2014

School records continue to fall as the University of Houston Track and Field team competed at the annual Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark., Friday night. Houston Tune Up Results | Tyson Results

Track & Field Splits Squad This Weekend Feb 13, 2014

Building up to the peak of the 2014 indoor season, the University of Houston track and field program splits this weekend as the majority of the team travels to the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark., and the throwers will stay for the Houston Tune Up meet.Season Results | USTFCCCA Rankings | Tyson Invitational Schedule | Houston Tune Up Schedule

Brian Barraza Breaks 3,000m School Record Feb 8, 2014

Breaking Records. It has been the running theme of the season and the University of Houston continued the journey to the top as both teams placed sixth at the Texas A&M Aggie Invitational Saturday.Season Results | USTFCCCA Rankings | Meet Results (PDF)

Track & Field to Attend Aggie Invitational Feb 7, 2014

The University of Houston Track and Field teams head to College Station for the last time this season to compete in the Texas A&M Aggie Invitational Friday and Saturday.USTFCCCA Rankings | Meet Schedule | Heat Sheets | Live Results

Men's Track & Field Jumps to No. 23 In National Rankings Feb 4, 2014

The University of Houston men’s track and field team has moved up to no. 23 in the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) 2014 indoor ranking after two weeks.USTFCCCA Rankings | Season Results

Track & Field Wraps Day One of Howie Ryan Multi's Jan 31, 2014

It was another day for breaking records as the University of Houston Track and Field team completed Day one of the Howie Ryan Invitational and Multi's. More than half of the student-athletes who competed for the Cougars set personal bests and program season bests.Season Results | USTFCCCA Rankings | Meet Results | Meet Schedule

Track & Field To Host Howie Ryan Invitational This Weekend Jan 30, 2014

Three strong meets have pushed the University of Houston track and field program to a top 25 ranking and the Cougars look to continue their streak as they host the 2014 Howie Ryan Invitational and Multi-events this weekend at the Yeoman Fieldhouse.Season Results | USTFCCCA Rankings | Live Results | Meet Schedule

Remembering Howie Ryan Jan 29, 2014

As the University of Houston track and field team prepares for its next home meet, the Cougars take time to remember a special Cougar this weekend during the annual Howie Ryan Invitational & Multi's.

No. 24 Houston Receives First Top 25 Ranking Jan 28, 2014

The University of Houston men's track and field team continues to make history. The Cougars were selected as the 24th team in the nation by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) 2014 Indoor rankings after week one.USTFCCCA Rankings | Season Results (PDF)

Cameron Burrell Makes It Into The Record Books Jan 25, 2014

Freshman Cameron Burrell has made his way into the University of Houston Track and Field record books after posting a 6.55 in the 60-meter dash Saturday afternoon during the Cherry & Silver Collegiate Invitational. Meet Results (PDF)

Track & Field Ends Day One of New Mexico Meet Jan 24, 2014

Inclement weather in the northern part of the country Thursday evening kept half of the Houston track and field team from making the trip to Albuquerque, N.M., for the Cherry & Silver Collegiate Invitational.Meet Results (PDF) | Live Results

Houston Athletics Posts Record Academic Achievements Jan 23, 2014

While The University of Houston Athletics Department continually places a focus on athletic achievements, the department also fosters an equally important culture of academic excellence. That rings true again as more than 385 UH student-athletes posted record numbers in the classroom for the third consecutive semester in the fall of 2013.

Track & Field To Face Stiff Competition At New Mexico Meet Jan 23, 2014

After two home meets to kick off the indoor season, the University of Houston track and field team heads to Albuquerque, N.M., for the Cherry & Silver Invitational set this weekend. Season Results | USTFCCCA Rankings | Meet Schedule | Live Results

Track & Field Wraps Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational Jan 17, 2014

The University of Houston track and field program finished with 13 first place finishes and eight personal best performances to wrap up the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational Friday in Yeoman Fieldhouse.Meet Results | Season Results

Younger Burrell looks to meet family standard - The Daily Cougar Brooke Aldaco Jan 16, 2014

Leroy Burrell wears two hats aside from the one that shields him from the sun — he serves as head coach of the 54 UH track and field athletes and as a father to the team’s newest recruit, his son Cameron. Cameron found his collegiate home at UH — where Leroy’s Olympic career began — (via The Daily Cougar)

Houston Track & Field Nabs Two American Athletes of the Week Jan 14, 2014

Once again, sophomore Leshon Collins and senior Karley King have been named Athletes of the Week by the American Athletic Conference for their stellar performances at the Houston Indoor Opener last weekend. Season Results | USTFCCCA Rankings | TFRRS.org

Three Cougars Receive National Preseason Rankings Jan 13, 2014

The University of Houston Track and Field program continues to receive national attention, as three Cougars were included in the preseason rankings released by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Monday afternoon. USTFCCCA Rankings | Season Results

Track and Field To Attend Texas A&M Meet Saturday Dec 5, 2013

The University of Houston track and field program is set to compete in its first meet of the 2013-14 season and the first as members of the American Athletic Conference. The Cougars travel to College Station, Texas, for the 2013 Texas A&M Reveille Invitational Saturday, Dec. 7.Invitational Schedule | Flash Results | Live Stream

Track & Field Announces 2013-14 Indoor Schedule Nov 5, 2013

Four home collegiate meets and a high school meet highlight the University of Houston track and field program's 2013-14 indoor schedule, officially announced Tuesday afternoon by head coach Leroy Burrell.

As Good As Gold Aug 26, 2013

Following in his parents footsteps, incoming freshman Cameron Burrell won a gold medal as a member of the United States junior men's 4x100-meter relay team at the Pan American Junior Championships held Aug. 23-25 in Medellin, Colombia.

Coaching at Worlds Aug 13, 2013

University of Houston cross country coach Steve Magness coaches Jackie Areson during the 2013 IAAF World Championship in Moscow, Russia.

Five Individuals and Two Relays Receive All-American Nods Jun 10, 2013

Five University of Houston track and field student-athletes and the men's and women's 4x100-meter relay team were awarded All-America honors from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Monday afternoon.

Track & Field Trek to NCAA Outdoor Championships Jun 4, 2013

Six student-athletes and two relay teams will represent the University of Houston as they trek to the 2013 NCAA Division I Track & Field Outdoor Championships, starting Wednesday at the historic Hayward Field. These Cougars advanced after qualifying at the West Preliminary Round in Austin on May 23-25. The top 12 finishers in the West's preliminary events punched their tickets to the Championships.

Six Cougars and Two Relays Qualify for NCAA Championships May 25, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team concluded the third and final day of the NCAA Division I Track & Field West Preliminary Rounds at Mike A. Myers Stadium Saturday evening. Six student-athletes and two relay teams advanced to the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore. on June 5-8.

Futch Punches Ticket to NCAA Championships May 24, 2013

With all the rain and weather delays, freshman Eric Futch's running during day two of the NCAA Division I Track & Field West Preliminary Round at Mike A. Myers Stadium Friday night was not affected. The Darby, Penn., native ran a season best of 50.66 in the men's 400-meter hurdles to advance to the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore on June 5-8.

Track & Field Concludes Day One of NCAA West Prelims May 23, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team took on a field of the region's premier student-athletes during day one of the NCAA Division I Track & Field West Preliminary Round at Mike A. Myers Stadium on Thursday afternoon. Freshmen Eric Futch and Leshon Collins, along with senior Isaiah Sweeney advanced to tomorrow's quarterfinals in their respective events.

Track & Field Readies for NCAA West Prelims May 21, 2013

The University of Houston will be represented by 18 student-athletes and three relays at the 2013 NCAA Division I Track & Field West Preliminary Round starting Thursday at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the campus of the University of Texas.

Sweeney Claims Two Individual Titles During Final Day of Conference USA Outdoor Championships May 13, 2013

Senior Isaiah Sweeney claimed two individual event titles and one as a member of the men's 4x100-meter relay team during the fourth and final day of the Conference USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Holloway Track/Ley Field Sunday evening. Sweeney turned in three of the Cougar's eight individual titles won over the weekend to be named Male High Point Scorer of the Meet.

Sweeney Repeats in Long Jump at Conference USA Outdoor Championships May 11, 2013

Senior jumper Isaiah Sweeney defended this conference long jump title during day three of the Conference USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Rice's Holloway Track/Ley Field Saturday evening. Sweeney would go on to top his competition with a personal-record setting leap of 7.76m (25-5.5).

Fenton Claims Gold on Day Two of Conference USA Outdoor Championships May 10, 2013

After two weather delays, the University of Houston's multi-event student-athletes and throwers finally got to compete in day two of the Conference USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Halloway Track/Ley Field on Friday afternoon. Senior Rick Fenton took home gold in the men's hammer throw with a distance of 61.90m (203-1).

Multi-Event Student-Athletes Complete Day One of C-USA Outdoor Championships May 9, 2013

Three multi-event student-athletes competed in day one of the 2013 Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Halloway Field/Ley Track on the campus of Rice Thursday afternoon. Junior Cassie Wiley and senior Kevin Johnson both sit in fourth-place, while freshman Sean Spiehler is ranked seventh overall.

Track and Field Announces Camp Dates May 9, 2013

The University of Houston track and field coaching staff will host their annual summer camp June 24-27 (Monday-Thursday) at the Carl Lewis International Track & Field Complex.

Track & Field Wraps Up Regular Season at Sam Houston Twilight May 3, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team wrapped up its regular season at the Sam Houston Twilight on Thursday evening. Senior thrower Rick Fenton once again broke the school record in the men's hammer throw with a distance of 64.52m (211-8).

Track & Field Heads to Sam Houston Twilight May 1, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team will make a quick trip up Interstate-45 to compete in the Sam Houston Twilight at Meredith York Track and Field Stadium on Thursday.

Track and Field to Compete at Historic Penn Relays Apr 24, 2013

A portion of the University of Houston track and field team will head to the 119th running of the Penn Relays at the historic Franklin Field, Thursday-Saturday. This year marks the fifth consecutive year the Cougars have participated in the prestigious meet.

Track & Field Wraps Up Busy Weekend Apr 20, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team split up on Saturday to compete at the LSU Alumni Gold in Baton Rouge, La. and at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight on the campus of Rice.

Track & Field Wraps Up Mt. Sac Relays Apr 19, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team wrapped up its final day of competition at the 55th annual Mt. Sac Relays at Hilmer Lodge Stadium on Friday afternoon. Senior thrower Rick Fenton threw a school-record breaking distance of 62.08m (203-8) in the men's hammer throw

Track & Field to Compete at South Florida Collegiate Invitational Apr 4, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team will make a quick trip east to take part in the South Florida Collegiate Invitational on Friday. This one-day meet will mark the first time since the 2009-10 season that the Cougars have traveled to the Sunshine State to compete.

Track & Field Concludes Day Two of Texas Relays Mar 28, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team concluded day two of the 86th Clyde Littlefiled Texas Relays on Thursday at Mike A. Myers Stadium. The Cougars will pick up where they left off at 9:35 a.m., Friday with the University/College Women's 4x100-meter relay.

Track and Field Heads To Texas Relays Mar 27, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team will travel to Austin to compete in the 86th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays on Thursday through Saturday at Mike A. Myers Stadium on the campus of the University of Texas. The Cougars have competed in this prestigious meet since the early 1960s.

Track and Field Concludes Day Two of Victor Lopez Classic Mar 23, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team concluded day two of the Victor Lopez Classic on Saturday at Holloway Field/Ley Track on the campus of Rice. The men's team took home a third-place finish with 73.5 points, while the women finished in fifth with 52 points.

Track & Field Concludes TSU Relays Mar 16, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team concluded day two of the TSU Relays on Saturday. The Cougars claim five event titles in the final day of competition.

Nolan, Collins, and Men's 4x400 Relay Team Earn All-American Accolades Mar 11, 2013

University of Houston sprinters Errol Nolan and Leshon Collins, and the men's 4x400 relay team were awarded All-America honors from the U.S Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for their performances at the NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday and Saturday.

Track and Field Competes at Last Chance meet Mar 2, 2013

Four sprinters and the men's 4x400 relay team headed to the Iowa State Last Chance meet on Saturday in hopes of punching their tickets to the 2013 NCAA Division I Indoor Championships on March 8-9 in Fayetteville, Ark.

Track & Field Splits Up for NCAA Last Chance Meets Feb 28, 2013

Selected members of the University of Houston track and field team will split up and travel to LSU and Iowa State to partake in Last Chance Qualifying meets for the NCAA Indoor Championships on Friday and Saturday. Three throwers will travel east to Baton Rouge, La., while four sprinters and the men's 4x400 relay team head north to Ames, Iowa.

Men's Track and Field Reclaims Conference Championship Feb 24, 2013

The University of Houston men's track and field team reclaimed the top spot at the Conference USA Indoor Championships Sunday evening. The Cougar men scored 143 points to top the competition by 18, while the women placed seventh with 44 points. This win for the men is the 13th team title since joining the conference in 1997.

Track and Field Concludes Texas A&M Invitational Feb 9, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team concluded its third and final trip to Aggieland this season on Saturday as it competed in the Texas A&M Invitational at the Gilliam Indoor Track and Field Stadium inside the McFerrian Athletic Center. Nineteen Cougars tallied personal best in their respective events.

Track & Field Heads to Texas A&M Invitational Feb 8, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team will make its last trip to Aggieland this season to compete in the Texas A&M Invitational on Saturday at the Gilliam Indoor Track and Field Stadium inside the McFerrian Athletic Center.

Track and Field Wraps Up New Balance Collegiate Invitational Feb 2, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team wrapped up the final day of the New Balance Collegiate Invitational at the Armory on Saturday. Sophomore Anthony Coleman clips his previous personal best by three seconds in the men's 800-meter championship to take home fifth-place overall. Coleman time of 1:51.33 is the fourth fastest in Houston history.

Freshman Isaac Williams Ties School Record in Men's 60-Meter Hurdles Jan 18, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team kicked off its home meet schedule with the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational at Yeoman Field Houston inside the Athletics/Alumni Center on Friday. Freshman Isaac Williams tied the school record in the men's 60m hurdles with a time of 7.81.

Track & Field to Host Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational Jan 17, 2013

The University of Houston track and field team will host the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational on Friday inside Yeoman Field House at the Athletics/Alumni Center. The meet marks the first home event of the season for the Cougars.

Women's Track & Field Finishes Third at Texas A&M 12-Team Invitational Jan 12, 2013

The University of Houston track and field teams resumed their 2012-13 indoor slate at the Texas A&M 12-Team Invitational with the women finishing third with 57 points and the men taking fifth place with 56.50 points on Saturday at the Gilliam Indoor Track and Field Stadium. The Cougars posted 24 top-10 finishes, including 13 in the top five.

Track and Field to Compete in Texas A&M 12-Team Invite Jan 11, 2013

After a month-long break, the University of Houston track and field teams are back at it and set to compete in the Texas A&M 12-Team Invitational on Saturday at the Gilliam Indoor Track and Field Stadium inside the McFerrian Athletic Center.

Houston Athletics Department Posts Record Academic Achievements Jan 10, 2013

The University of Houston Athletics Department continually works to inspire excellence today while preparing leaders for life by fostering a culture which challenges student-athletes to achieve their highest academic, athletic and personal aspirations.

Track & Field Announces 2012-13 Indoor Schedule Nov 27, 2012

Two home meets and a trip to the New Balance Collegiate Invitational in New York City highlight the University of Houston track and field programs 2012-13 indoor schedule, head coach Leroy Burrell announced Tuesday.

Houston Student-Athletes Share in Marathon Kids Experience Oct 23, 2012

In hopes of inspiring young kids to pursue a goal, Houston student-athletes from baseball, track and field, and golf shared their love for running and walking by participating in the Marathon Kids experience last Saturday at Tom Tellez Track and Field Stadium on campus.

Women's 4x100m and 4x100m Shuttle Hurdle Relays Ranked Nationally Oct 18, 2012

The University of Houston women's 4x100m and 4x100m shuttle hurdle relay teams are ranked among the nation's best in Track and Field News' 56th Annual National Relay Rankings. The 4x100m relay is ranked ninth, while the 4x100m shuttle hurdle relay team is ranked third.

Houston Student-Athletes Continue Community Outreach Sep 3, 2012

Seven University of Houston student-athletes from three different sports recently kicked off the first week of classes by spending some time at nearby Generation One, including six newcomers who were introduced to the culture of giving back to the Houston community.

Three Cougars Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team Jul 25, 2012

University of Houston track and field thrower John Fortune, along with hurdler Demeeka Jones and multi-event competitor Megan Frausto have recently been named to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division I Track and Field All-Academic Team.

Eric Futch Wins 400m Hurdles at USA Juniors Jun 22, 2012

Eric Futch won the 400m hurdles at the USA Junior Track & Field Championships in Bloomington, Indiana. With his performances, the incoming Houston freshman qualified to compete for Team USA next month at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Barcelona, Spain.

Women's 4x100m Earns All-American Honors Jun 9, 2012

The University of Houston women's 4x100m relay team captured All-American honors for a third straight year at the NCAA Championships Saturday afternoon. The Cougars (Tai'Shea Reese, Kiersten Brewer, Alicia Perkins and Grecia Bolton) finished in sixth place (44.11).

Women's 4x100m Advances to NCAA Finals Jun 7, 2012

The women's 4x100m relay team returns to the finals for the third straight year as the Cougars checked in with the sixth-fastest time (43.91) on Day 1 of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

Track and Field Ready for NCAA Outdoor Championships Jun 5, 2012

The University of Houston track and field team has wrapped up two days of practice at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa, as they prep for the 2012 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The Cougars begin

Sprinting champ is on the fast track to Houston Stephen Lee May 18, 2012

As a little boy growing up in Darby, Pa., Leshon Collins used to endlessly run circles around his house. When he wasn’t running around the house, he was running on the fields and courts as a youth football, basketball and soccer player. (via )

Cougars Improve Performances At Sam Houston State May 4, 2012

Houston Track and Field sent select individuals to the 2012 Sam Houston State Twilight Invitational and came away with a number of improved performances as the Cougars prepare for next weekend's Conference USA Championships (May 11-13) in New Orleans.

Track Competes At Bobcat Invitational Apr 28, 2012

The University of Houston track and field team split into two groups this weekend. In addition to attending Penn Relays, part of the team travelled to San Marcos, Texas for the Bobcat Invitational where Simon Stewart took second in the long jump and Nicole Benton placed second in the discus throw.

Women's 4x400m Relay Takes Gold At Penn Relays Apr 28, 2012

Complete Results Philadelphia, PA - The University of Houston track and field teams concluded the 118th running of the Penn Relays from Franklin Field on Saturday, as the women's 4x400m relay took gold in the event.

Track And Field Set For Finals Of Penn Relays Apr 27, 2012

Complete Results HOUSTON - The University of Houston track and field teams wrap up day two of Penn Relays, as the women's shuttle hurdles and the men's distance medley earn top-five finishes

Track Concludes Day One Of Penn Relays Apr 26, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams concluded day one of the 118th running of the Penn Relays from Franklin Field on Thursday as Nate Pineda Set anoteher the women's 4x100m relay took eighth and the women's 4x400m placed 20th.

Track and Field Travels To Penn Relays Apr 25, 2012

THURSDAY SCHEDULE | FRIDAY SCHEDULE | SATURDAY SCHEDULEThe University of Houston track and field teams prepare for the 118th meeting of the Penn Relays in Philadelphia, Pa. April 26-28th at historic Franklin Field.

Track Concludes A Productive Weekend At Mt. Sac Relays Apr 21, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams concluded the 54th annual Mt. Sac Relays on Saturday, as the women's 4x400 claimed first, while setting a new season best mark and Grecia Bolton reaches a season best in the 200m dash.

Three Relays Claim First At Mt. Sac Relays Apr 20, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams claim first in three relays on Friday, as day two of the 54th Annual Mt. Sac Relays comes to an end from Hilmer Lodge Stadium.

Nate Pineda Sets New Personal Best At Mt. Sac Relays Apr 19, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams conclude day one of the Mt. Sac Relays from Hilmer Lodge Stadium in Walnut, Calif., on Thursday. Today highlighted the distance events ranging from 1,500m to 10,000m.

Track Set For 54th Annual Mt. Sac Relays Apr 18, 2012

Schedule | Heat Sheets W | Heat Sheets M HOUSTON - The University of Houston track and field teams will travel to Walnut, Calif., on Thursday for the 54th annual Mt. Sac Relays held at Hilmer Lodge Stadium, located on the campus of Mt. San Antonio College.

Track Readies For Texas Invitational Apr 13, 2012

The University of Houston track and field team prepares to travel to Austin for the University of Texas Invitational on Saturday at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

Sade-Mariah Greenidge Takes Gold At CARIFTA Games Apr 10, 2012

University of Houston track and field freshman hurdler Sade-Mariah Greenidge took gold in the under 20 division of the girls 100m hurdles on Monday at the CARIFTA Games in Devonshire, Bermuda at the National Sports Centre.

Cougars Post Solid Marks At The "Battle on the Bayou" Apr 7, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams conclude the second annual "Battle on the Bayou" at Bernie Moore Stadium on Saturday. The women placed seventh, while the men took ninth in the tough field that included six top-20 programs.Complete Results

Houston Track & Field Travels To LSU Apr 5, 2012

The Houston Men's and Women's Track and Field programs return to action on Saturday (April 7) as they compete at the 2012 LSU Invitational: Battle on the Bayou at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium in Baton Rouge, La.

Bryan Brown Tabbed C-USA Spirit of Service Honoree Apr 4, 2012

University of Houston track and field senior Bryan Brown was one of 12 student-athletes participating in a winter sport to receive the Conference USA Spirit of Service award, the league office announced Wednesday.

Relays Finish Top-Five At Texas Relays Mar 31, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams close out the Texas Relays on a good note, as the men's 4x400m relay and the women's 4x100m relay both earned top-five finishes on Saturday.

Day Three Results From Texas Relays Mar 30, 2012

Day three of the Texas Relays is in the books as freshman jumper John Horton sets a new personal record in the triple jump and the men’s 4x400m relay and the women’s 4x100m relay advance to the finals on Friday.Complete Results

Track Concludes Day Two of Texas Relays Mar 29, 2012

Complete Results | Friday Heat Sheets | Saturday Heat SheetsThe University of Houston track and field teams post solid results at day two of the Texas Relays at Mike A. Myers Stadium on Thursday.

Texas Relays Open With Multi-Events Mar 28, 2012

The 85th annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays commenced on Wednesday with the first half of the men's decathlon events and the women's heptathlon events. Megan Frausto is the lone University of Houston multi-event competitor, representing the Cougars in the heptathlon.

Track Set To Compete At Texas Relays Mar 27, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams are set to compete at the 85th annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, hosted by the University of Texas at Mike A. Myers Stadium. The meet will be held Wednesday, March 28 through Saturday, March 31.

Track Competes At Victor Lopez Invite Mar 23, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams have wrapped up day one of action at the Victor Lopez Invitational on Friday at Holloway Field/Ley Track on the Rice campus. Today's collegiate competitions highlighted the men's and women hammer throw along with the distance running events.

Track Set To Compete At Victor Lopez Invitational Mar 22, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams will return to action as they make the trip across town for the Rice Victor Lopez Invitational on Friday and Saturday at Holloway Field/Ley Track on the Rice campus.

Track Begins 2012 Outdoor Campaign Mar 14, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams will begin their 2012 outdoor campaign as they travel to Ft. Worth, Texas, to compete in the TCU Invitational on Thursday and Friday at the Lowden Track Complex.

Errol Nolan Takes Sixth At Nationals Mar 10, 2012

The University of Houston track and field program concluded its 2012 indoor season on Saturday at the Jackson's Indoor Track in Nampa, Ida., as Errol Nolan took sixth in the men's 400m dash and Megan Frausto placed 12th in the pentathlon at the NCAA Indoor Championships.

Nolan, Reese and Frausto Qualify For NCAA Indoor Championships Mar 4, 2012

Three University of Houston track and field athletes have punched their tickets to the NCAA Indoor Championships. Errol Nolan has qualified in the 200m and 400m dashes, Tai'Shea Reese will be entered in the long jump and Megan Frausto will compete in the pentathlon.

Cougars Compete At Last Chance Meet Mar 2, 2012

Three University of Houston track and field athletes were unable to improve their marks at the Arkansas Last Chance Meet in Fayetteville, Ark., on Friday.

Three Cougars Prepare For Last Chance Meet Mar 1, 2012

Almost a week removed from the Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Championships, the University of Houston track and field team is back in action this Friday as it sends three student-athletes to the Arkansas Last Chance Meet in Fayetteville, Ark.

Track Concludes Day One Of C-USA Championships Feb 25, 2012

Birmingham, AL - The University of Houston track and field teams conclude day one of the Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Championships at the Birmingham Crossplex on Saturday. The men lead the field by one point after five events, while the women are currently third.

Track and Field Set for C-USA Championships Feb 23, 2012

The University of Houston track & field programs will travel to Birmingham, Ala., to compete at the C-USA Indoor Championships Saturday through Sunday. The meet will be held at the Birmingham Crossplex on the UAB campus.

Errol Nolan Named C-USA Male Athlete of the Week Feb 14, 2012

University of Houston junior sprinter Errol Nolan was named Conference USA Male Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office on Tuesday, following his winning effort in College Station on Saturday.

Errol Nolan Sets School Indoor Record In The 400m Dash Feb 11, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams conclude the Texas A&M Invitational from McFerrin Indoor Stadium on Saturday. The men finished fourth as junior, Errol Nolan set a new indoor school record in the 400m dash, while the women finished sixth.

Track Prepares For Texas A&M Challenge Feb 8, 2012

The University of Houston track and field teams prepare to head to College Station on Saturday for the Texas A&M Invitational. The meet is slated to start at noon with the women's 60m hurdles on the track and the men's long jump in the field.

Track Concludes Day Two of New Balance Invitational Feb 4, 2012

The University of Houston track and field team concludes the final day of the New Balance Collegiate Invitational Saturday night at the Armory as freshman distance runner Yonas Tesfai set a new University of Houston indoor record in the men's 3,000m.

Cougars Prepare for New Balance Invitational Feb 1, 2012

Following strong performances at the Houston Indoor Invitational and Multi Events, the University of Houston track and field teams are back in action this weekend, traveling to New York, N.Y., to compete in the New Balance Invitational hosted by The Armory.

Megan Frausto Named C-USA Athlete of the Week Jan 31, 2012

University of Houston multi-event athlete Megan Frausto was named Conference USA Female Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office on Tuesday. Frausto took first place at the Houston Indoor Invitational and Multi Events on Friday.

Megan Frausto Sets Nation's No. 2 Heptathlon Mark Jan 27, 2012

The University of Houston track and field team's wrap up day one of the Houston Indoor Invitational and Multi Events meet Friday inside Yeoman Field House. Junior Megan Frausto had a standout performance today as she set the Conference USA top mark and the nation's number two mark in the women's pentathlon.

Houston Women Take Second, Men Third, at Adidas Classic Jan 21, 2012

University of Houston track and field women take second to host Nebraska, while the men take third, at the 2012 Adidas Classic on Saturday in Lincoln, Neb., at the Devaney Center Indoor Track. The Cougars claimed five individual events and one relay.

Track and Field Travels To Nebraska For Adidas Classic Jan 18, 2012

After an impressive outing at the Leonard Hilton Invitational, the University of Houston track and field teams are set to travel to Lincoln, Neb., for Saturday's Adidas Classic meet at the Devaney Center Indoor Track.

Errol Nolan Named C-USA Athlete of the Week Jan 17, 2012

University of Houston track and field sprinter Errol Nolan has been named Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office on Tuesday. This marks the third time Nolan has received this honor.

Track and Field Set To Host 2012 Leonard Hilton Invite Jan 12, 2012

The 2012 University of Houston track and field indoor season resumes Friday as the Cougars host the Leonard Hilton Invitational inside Yeoman Fieldhouse at the Athletics/Alumni Center. The field events begin at 11 a.m., and the running events start at 1 p.m.

Track and Field Opens Season at Texas A&M Reveille Invitational Dec 10, 2011

The University of Houston track and field squad began their indoor season at the Reveille Invitational in College Station, Texas Saturday afternoon. The Cougars competed against host, and defending back to back to back men's and women's national champion, Texas A&M and TCU.

Former Cougar Chris Carter to Make Team USA Debut Oct 25, 2011

Former University of Houston track and field athlete Chris Carter will make his first appearance for the USA track and field team Thursday when he competes in the men's triple jump at the XVI Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Three Cougars Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Aug 5, 2011

University of Houston track and field sprinter Christie Jones, along with Houston pole-vaulter Karley King and pentathlon and heptathlon competitor Megan Frausto, have been recently named to the U.S Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division I Track & Field All-Academic Team.

John Fortune Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Aug 3, 2011

University of Houston track and field thrower John Fortune has added another piece of hardware to his repertoire. The sophomore was recently named to the USTFCCCA Division I Track & Field All-Academic team.

Three Cougars Compete at USATF Championships Jun 23, 2011

Three Cougars travel to Eugene, Ore. this weekend for the USA Track and Field Championships. Chris Carter, Errol Nolan and Grecia Bolton will make their second trip to Hayward Field in the past month as they face the nation's top competition.

Track and Field Announces Two New Signees Jun 15, 2011

University of Houston Head Coach Leroy Burrell announced two more signings Wednesday afternoon. International student-athletes Sade-Mariah Greenidge and Tameka Williams are the newest additions to the 2011 track and field signing class.

Day Two of NCAA Championships Jun 9, 2011

HOUSTON - The University of Houston track and field team completed the second day of the NCAA Championships in Des Moines, Iowa, Thursday afternoon.

Eleven Cougars Qualify for NCAA Championships May 28, 2011

EUGENE, Ore. - Eleven Cougars are heading to the NCAA Championships after qualifying at the NCAA Preliminaries this week. The Cougars will be represented in nine events at the national stage.

Track and Field Set for NCAA Regionals May 23, 2011

The University of Houston is sending 27 student-athletes to the NCAA Preliminaries hosted by the University of Oregon at Hayward Field from Thursday through Saturday. The top 12 finishers in each event will advance to the NCAA Championships.

Track and Field Incoming Recruits Compete at State Meets May 18, 2011

State Championship track and field meets occurred all across the nation last week and many current Houston signees fared very well at their competitions. Many of the incoming recruits rank not only among their state's best but also among the best in the nation.

Cougars Capture Third Consecutive Conference USA Title May 16, 2011

The University of Houston men's track and field team won their third consecutive Conference USA Outdoor Championship Sunday night. Errol Nolan led the Cougars in points as the sophomore sprinter captured the Performance of the Meet award.

Fenton Places Fifth, Frausto Finishes Sixth May 14, 2011

Rick Fenton took fifth place in the hammer throw at the second day of the Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The junior from San Clemente, Calif. threw the weight 55.68m/182-8 and registered four points for the Houston squad.

Frausto and Johnson Stand in Fourth Place May 13, 2011

Day one of the 2011 Conference USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships came to a conclusion after a rain delay halted the action in the early afternoon. Megan Frausto and Kevin Johnson both sit in fourth place in their multievent contest as of Thursday evening.

Track and Field Set for Conference USA Championships May 11, 2011

The University of Houston track and field team is set to compete at the 2011 Conference USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships hosted by Rice University. The four-day event begins Thursday, May 12 and wraps up Sunday, May 15.

Jasmine Trier Vying for Miss Texas USA May 9, 2011

University of Houston's Jasmine Trier has been selected to represent the MacGregor area of Houston in the Miss Texas USA pageant, which will be held on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, at the Hilton Americas-Houston Hotel. The senior distance runner will have the chance to represent Texas in the Miss USA Pageant and Miss Universe if she continues her winning ways.

Track and Field Announces Four Signees May 9, 2011

The University of Houston track and field program announced four additional signees for the class of 2011. Kiersten Brewer, Mark Fernando, Jamie Johnson and Darius Smith are the four most recent additions to head coach Leroy Burrell's signing class bringing the total amount of incoming recruits to 19.

Taylor and Carter Named Cougars of the Year May 2, 2011

The University of Houston Department of Intercollegiate Athletics honored its graduating seniors, team MVPs and the Male and Female Cougars of the Year at its annual All-Sports Banquet at the U of H Hilton, Monday evening.

Rick Fenton Wins Hammer Throw at Bobcast Invitational Apr 30, 2011

The University of Houston track and field team split up for their final weekend before the Conference USA Championships this weekend. Part of the team travelled to San Marcos, Texas for the Bobcat Invitational where Rick Fenton won the hammer throw with his personal best toss of 55.88m/183-04.

Cougars Conclude Penn Relays Apr 30, 2011

PHILADELPHIA - The University of Houston track and field program concluded the 117th edition of the Penn Relays Saturday night. Relays are the focal point of the carnival and the Cougars competed well across the board in front of the 48,531 spectators.

Women's 4x100m Relay Finishes Fifth Apr 29, 2011

The Cougars track and field finished day two of the Penn Relays in Philadelphia battling more weather elements and some of the world's best athletes at historic Franklin Field in front of 38,806 spectators.

Cougars Compete at Rice Twilight Apr 24, 2011

The University of Houston track and field team concluded a double-duty weekend as many of the Cougars remained in Houston to compete at the J. Fred Duckett Twilight meet at Rice University. 12 Cougars improved upon their personal best marks.

Track and Field Travels to LSU Alumni Gold Meet Apr 22, 2011

The Houston Cougars track and field team heads to Baton Rogue, Louis. for the LSU Alumni Gold Meet at Bernie Moore Track Stadium. The Cougars have 82 entries scattered over the events featuring world-class competition with Olympians and some of the best collegiate athletes in the nation.

Houston Track and Field Finishes Mt. Sac Relays Apr 17, 2011

The University of Houston track and field wrapped up competition at the Mt. Sac Relays Saturday night in Walnut, California. The large meet featured teams from all over the globe and many duplicate events as opposed to prelim and final races

Wesley Ruttoh Wins 3000m Steeplechase at Texas Relays Apr 9, 2011

AUSTIN, Texas - Wesley Ruttoh won the men's 3000m steeplechase at the 84th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in Austin, Texas, Friday night. Ruttoh's set a personal best time of 9:03.11 in the event, a mark fast enough for the 17th fastest in the nation.

Two Cougars Place Second in 800m at Texas Relays Apr 8, 2011

The Cougars track and field team completed the second day of the Texas Relays with a pair of second place finishes in the 800m. Doug Kelley clocked in at 1:53.34 for the men's runner up title as Ciera Johnson raced to 2:210.08 for the women's competition.

Fifteen First-Place Finishes for Houston Apr 3, 2011

The Cougars claimed 15 event titles at the Shirley Crow Invitational Saturday in Humble, Texas. Nine women claimed individual event titles along with the 4x100m relay team to earn the Cougars the team victory. The men took six events and finished in second place.

Track and Field Competes at Shirley Crowe Invitational Apr 1, 2011

HOUSTON - The University of Houston track and field team competes at the Shirley Crowe Invitational this Friday and Saturday at Turner Stadium in Humble, Texas. The meet features both high school and collegiate student-athletes from around the Houston area.

Track and Field Wins Nine Events at Victor Lopez Classic Mar 27, 2011

The University of Houston track and field team concluded the final day of the Victor Lopez Classic with nine 1st-place finishes. Seven individuals claimed the top place in their events and both the women sprint relays finished in first.

Track and Field Sweep Puerto Rico Spring Break Classic Mar 20, 2011

The University of Houston track and field team men's and women's teams won the Puerto Rico Spring Break Classic in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, Saturday evening. The women outclassed the competition by 45 total points while the men defeated their foes by 27.5 points.

Chris Carter All-American in Triple Jump Mar 12, 2011

Chris Carter set a personal best distance of 16.70m/59-9.5 to take fourth place in the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in College Station, Texas. Saturday afternoon. The senior from Hearne, Texas, earned All-American status with his finish.

Track and Field Last Chance Meets Mar 5, 2011

The University of Houston track and field team headed out all over the country as the student-athletes attempted to lower their marks in hopes of making the NCAA Indoor Championships.

Track and Field Hosts Conference USA Championship Feb 24, 2011

The University of Houston hosts the 2011 Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Championship this Friday and Saturday inside Yeoman Fieldhouse. This is the 13th year the Cougars have hosted the championships, and the 11th in a row since 2001. Live Results | Schedule | Heat Sheets

Track Announces 2011 Signing Class Feb 22, 2011

HOUSTON - The University of Houston track and field program announced their 2011 signing class Tuesday. Head coach Leroy Burrell and the rest of the Cougar coaching staff inked 15 new student-athletes looking to leave their legacy on the storied

Track and Field Concludes Texas A&M Conference Challenge Feb 12, 2011

The University of Houston track and field team, along with Rice and UTEP, represented Conference USA at the Texas A&M Conference Challenge Saturday. The combined C-USA men's team finished in third place and the women finished in fourth.Results

Errol Nolan Named Conference USA Athlete of the Week Feb 8, 2011

University of Houston sophomore sprinter Errol Nolan has been named Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week as the league office announced Tuesday. This is the second time this this year Nolan has received this honor (Jan. 25).

Track and Field Wraps Up Busy Weekend Feb 6, 2011

The University of Houston track and field team split the squad up this weekend as a portion of the team traveled to the New Balance Invitational in New York while the remainder of the team remained in Houston to host the Howie Ryan All-Comers Meet.Howie Ryan Results PDF

Track and field concludes Adidas Classic Saturday Jan 23, 2011

The University of Houston track and field team competed at the Adidas Classic with the men finishing second to host Nebraska and the women taking third place Saturday in Lincoln, Neb. at the Devaney Center Indoor Track. The Cougars were winners of five individual events and one relay.

Track and Field Travels to Nebraska for Adidas Classic Jan 21, 2011

After hosting the Leonard Hilton Invitational last weekend, the Houston track and field team heads north for Saturday's Adidas Classic meet in Lincoln, Neb at the Devaney Center Indoor Track.Heat Sheet |Meet Schedule | Live Results

Track and Field Hosts Leonard Hilton Invitational Jan 13, 2011

The 2011 University of Houston track and field indoor season resumes Friday as the Cougars host the Leonard Hilton Invitational inside Yeoman Fieldhouse at the Athletics/Alumni Center. The field events begin at 11 a.m., and the running events start at 1 p.m.Heat Sheets | Meet Info |

Track and Field Begins Indoor Season at Reveille Invitational Dec 11, 2010

The University of Houston track and field squad began their indoor season at the Reveille Invitational in College Station, Texas Saturday afternoon. The Cougars competed against host, and defending men's and women's national champion, Texas A&M, TCU, Baylor, Tec de Monte University.

Errol Nolan Feature Story Dec 1, 2010

Errol Nolan burst onto the Houston track and field scene as a freshman and helped lead the Cougars sweep the indoor and outdoor Conference USA titles, for a second consecutive year.

Cross Country Readies for Regional Run Nov 12, 2010

The University of Houston women's cross country team and one representative from the men's squad are set to race in the NCAA South Central Regional at Baylor University's Cottonwood Creek Golf Course Saturday morning.

Track and Field Reunion Scheduled for Homecoming Weekend Sep 30, 2010

The Track and Field/Cross Country Program, Cougar Pride and the "H" Association are hosting a Track and Field Reunion Nov. 12-13. The weekend will be filled with track and field memories, football, tailgating, entertainment and nostalgia as the event takes place on Homecoming weekend.

Cross Country Takes First and Second at LSU Sep 25, 2010

The University of Houston cross country men's and women's teams combined for six top-10 finishes, propelling the Cougar men to first place and the women to second at the LSU Tiger Cross Country Festival on Saturday.

Cross Country Looks to Defend Title at LSU Sep 22, 2010

The University of Houston cross country team will leave the city of Houston for the first time this season to compete in the LSU Tiger Cross Country Festival on Saturday.

Cross Country Readies for Rice Race Sep 15, 2010

The University of Houston cross country team returns to the course after a week off of competition for the Justin F. Cooper Memorial Rice Invitational on Friday.

Veteran Leadership to Guide Cross Country in 2010 Aug 10, 2010

Youth headlined Houston cross country's success a year ago. Without the use of a competing senior between the men's and women's teams, head coach Ryan Turner ran freshmen and sophomores in every race but one in 2009.

Cross Country Releases 2010 Schedule Aug 9, 2010

The University of Houston cross country team will open the 2010 season with back-to-back Houston meets according to head coach Ryan Turner, who announced the upcoming season's schedule on Monday.

Track and Field Head Coach Leroy Burrell Signs Contract Extension Aug 3, 2010

University of Houston Director of Athletics Mack Rhoades announced today that head track and field coach Leroy Burrell has signed a three-year contract extension which keeps him leading the Cougars through 2013. Burrell's new contract gives his an incentive package which rewards the competitive success he has proved at UH as well as the program's academic accomplishments.

Track and Field Day Camp Takes Place August 7 Aug 3, 2010

The University of Houston track and field coaching staff will host a track and field camp from 8 a.m. - noon on Saturday August 7. The camp will take place at the Carl Lewis Track and Field Complex and costs $45.

Cougar Coach Seun Adigun Wins 100-Meter Hurdles Jul 30, 2010

Former Houston sprinter and current Cougar graduate assistant Seun Adigun won the 100-meter hurdles at the Confederation of African Athletics Championships on Thursday. Adigun set a season-best with her 13.14 finish in the finals. Adigun, representing Nigeria at the games, completed her first year as an assistant sprints and hurdle coach at the University of Houston.

Registration Open for 2010 Cougar Classic Jul 19, 2010

Head coach Ryan Turner and the University of Houston cross country program have begun accepting entries for the 2010 Cougar Classic Cross Country Carnival on Aug. 28.

Errol Nolan Advances to Track and Field World Junior Championships Jun 28, 2010

University of Houston sprinter Errol Nolan has qualified for the IAFF World Junior Championships by winning the men's 400-meter race at the USA Track and Field Junior Championships. Nolan will travel to Moncton, Canada for the international event that is set to take place from July 19-25.

Charlissa Foster Receives Spirit of Service Award Jun 17, 2010

Charlissa Foster, a thrower on the Houston track and field team, was named one of 12 recipients of the Spirit of Service Award, announced by Conference USA Commissioner Britton Banowsky Thursday.

UH All-Comers Track and Field Meet Tuesday Jun 14, 2010

The University of Houston prepares to host the UH All-Comers Track and Field Meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday at the Tom Tellez Track/Carl Lewis Complex. Entry to the meet is $7.00 per person and includes access to unlimited events. All proceeds from this meet along with any other additional donations will be donated to the family of Cathy Workman. For more information, visit http://www.caringbridge.org/visit/cathyworkman.

Houston Women's 4x100 Relay Earns All-American Accolades Jun 13, 2010

The University of Houston women's 4x100 relay finished in fifth place to earn four points in the final day of the NCAA Track and Field Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. With their top-eight finish, Christie Jones, Kalyn Floyd, Whitney Harris and Grecia Bolton earned All-American distinction.

Day One of the NCAA Championships Jun 9, 2010

The first day of the NCAA Track and Field Championships came to a close and the Houston women's 4x100 relay team qualified for the finals in the event by recording a new Houston record. The competition was slowed by low temperatures and sporadic rain throughout the afternoon. The competition will continue tomorrow at 5 p.m. and last through Saturday.

Houston Cougars Arrive in Oregon for NCAA Track and Field Championships Jun 7, 2010

The University of Houston has advanced ten athletes to the 2010 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore. The University of Oregon will host the event at Hayward Field beginning Wednesday, June 9 at 3 p.m. with the women's heptathlon. The Championships culminate on Saturday, June 12 with the conclusion of the women's and men's 4x400-meter relay, which are scheduled at 1:40 and 1:50 p.m., respectively.

Ten Cougars Advance to NCAA Championships May 30, 2010

The University of Houston track and field team wrapped up competition at the NCAA Regionals in Austin, Texas with six individual performers and two relay teams qualifying for the 2010 NCAA Championships.

Track Set to Compete in the NCAA West Preliminary Round This Weekend May 25, 2010

After turning in a stellar performance at the 2010 Conference USA Outdoor Championships, the University of Houston track and field team will take 13 women and 15 men to the NCAA West Preliminary Round of the Outdoor Track and Field Championships begging Thursday in Austin, Texas.

Men's Track Claims Second Consecutive C-USA Outdoor Title May 16, 2010

For the second consecutive season, the University of Houston men's track and field team claimed the Conference USA Outdoor Championship title, collecting 191 points at the UCF Track and Field Complex Sunday night. The women finished in sixth place with 75 points.

Track and Field Heads to the Prestigious Penn Relays Apr 21, 2010

The University of Houston track and field team heads to the historic 116th running of the Penn Relays this Thursday, looking to carry over the success the team has had this season. The competition begins Thursday with both the running and field events scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. and carries over to Saturday.

Houston Athletics Announces Hall of Honor Class of 2010 Apr 8, 2010

University of Houston Director of Athletics Mack Rhoades announced Thursday that nine former Cougar greats have been named as the UH Hall of Honor Class of 2010. Formal induction ceremonies will take place on Thursday, Nov. 4, at the Hyatt Regency Houston.

Track and Field to Compete at Sun Angel Track Classic Apr 8, 2010

The University of Houston track and field team will be competing at the 31st Sun Angel Track Classic in Tempe, Ariz., on April 9-10. The Cougars are coming off a strong showing at the 83rd Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays and look to carry their success over to this upcoming meet.

Track to Compete at Victor Lopez Classic This Weekend Mar 25, 2010

The University of Houston track and field team is set to compete in the 28th Annual Victor Lopez Classic held at Rice University on March 26-27. The collegiate running events will begin on Friday at approximately 7:25 p.m.

Floyd Named NCAA Indoor All-American Mar 15, 2010

After clocking a personal best of 23.41 in the 200m dash finals to finish sixth at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, Kalyn Floyd joined the nation's elite as she was named an All-America honoree over the weekend.

Kalyn Floyd To Compete At NCAA Championships Mar 9, 2010

Junior sprinter Kalyn Floyd will represent the University of Houston track and field team at the NCAA Championships in Fayetteville, Ark., on March 12-13 at Randal Tyson Track Center.

Former Cougars Continue Successful Legacy Mar 8, 2010

Former Cougars Carey LaCour, Ebonie Floyd and Seun Adigun carry on the proud tradition of the University of Houston track and field program, appearing in two prestigious events. LaCour and Floyd made the final round of their respective events at the USA Indoor Track and Field Championships in Albuquerque, N.M., on Feb. 27-28, while Adigun is set to compete at the IAAF World Indoor Championships for Nigeria on March 12-14 in Doha, Qatar.

Cougar Track Members Look To Qualify for NCAA Indoor Championships Mar 3, 2010

The 2010 Indoor Conference USA Men's Indoor Champions and some top members of the women's track and field team will look to qualify for the NCAA Indoor Championships held on March 12-13, in Fayetteville, Ark,. This is the last chance they have to qualify for the indoor finals and the team looks to carry the success it had at conference over to these qualifiers.

Track Concludes Double-Duty Weekend Feb 6, 2010

The University of Houston track and field team set 18 personal records at the New Balance Invitational in New York and the UH All-Comers Meet at the Yeoman Fieldhouse Friday and Saturday.

Track Splits to Compete in Two Meets This Weekend Feb 4, 2010

For the first time this season, the University of Houston track and field team will split up to compete in two separate meets. Invited Cougars will travel to New York, for the New Balance Invitational on Feb. 5-6, while the remainder of the team will stay in Houston for the UH All-Comers Meet on Feb. 6 at the Yeoman Fieldhouse.

Women's Track Debuts in Regional Ranking Feb 2, 2010

The University of Houston women's track and field team debuted at No. 7 in the South Central Region rankings on Tuesday morning, it was announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

Houston Announces Multi Events Field for Indoor Invitational Jan 27, 2010

The University of Houston track and field coaching staff released the multi events field for the Houston Indoor Invitational on Jan. 29-30 at Yeoman Fieldhouse. Fifteen men were selected to compete in the heptathlon while14 women will participate in the pentathlon.

Track Concludes Leonard Hilton Memorial in First and Second Place Jan 15, 2010

Six event titles, 14 new personal records and one provisional mark led the University of Houston men's and women's track and field teams to a successful showing at the Leonard Hilton Memorial in Yeoman Fieldhouse Friday. The men compiled 138.50 points to take first place while the women earned second place with 99 points.

Track Opens Season with Record-Setting Performances at Texas A&M Dec 12, 2009

The University of Houston track and field team proved they are poised for the 2010 indoor season when the Cougars claimed three event titles, set six personal records and registered one of Houston's all-time top 5 indoor performances at the Texas A&M Reveille Invitational at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium in College Station, Texas Saturday afternoon.

Aldea Named to the USTFCCCA Division I Cross Country All-Region Team Nov 17, 2009

After leading the University of Houston women's cross country team to a seventh-place finish at the NCAA South Central Regional, sophomore Stephanie Aldea was named to the Division I Cross Country All-Region Team, the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced Tuesday afternoon.

Cross Country Concludes Season at the NCAA South Central Regional Nov 16, 2009

The University of Houston cross country teams concluded the season at the NCAA South Central Regional Saturday at the Cottonwood Creek Golf Course. Both teams improved three spots from last year's showing, as the women pulled out a seventh-place finish and the men claimed 13th place.

Cross Country Competes in NCAA South Central Regional Saturday Nov 13, 2009

After finishing in the top five at the Conference USA Championships, the University of Houston men and women's cross country teams head to Waco, Texas Saturday for the NCAA South Central Regional hosted by Baylor. The races begin at 10 a.m. CT at the Cottonwood Creek Golf Course.

Track Releases Indoor Schedule Nov 3, 2009

The University of Houston men's team is coming off a banner year in which they won the Conference USA Championships during the indoor and outdoor competitions. The women look to improve upon their strong showing of second at the indoor and fourth at the outdoor competitions.

Cross Country Prepares for C-USA Championships on Saturday Oct 29, 2009

The University of Houston cross country teams make league history on Saturday when they host the Conference USA Championships for the first time. The Cougars are one of 12 C-USA programs to compete in the one-day event at Bear Branch Sportsfields in The Woodlands, Texas.

Cross Country to Compete in LSU Tiger XC Festival Sep 25, 2009

The University of Houston cross country team will travel to Baton Rouge, La. to compete in the LSU Tiger XC Festival. The meet begins at Highland Park with the women's 5000 meter race at 8:30 a.m., followed by the men's 8000 meter at 9:45 a.m.

Texas A&M Meet Cancelled Sep 14, 2009

The Texas A&M Invitational was cancelled Saturday, Sept. 12 due to heavy rains. All measures were taken to proceed with the meet but the coaching staff ultimately decided that, due to field conditions and safety concerns, the meet should be cancelled.

Houston 2009 Cross Country Preview Aug 30, 2009

Beginning his third year as the University of Houston cross country head coach, Ryan Turner is anticipating what the 2009 season will bring. Coming off a strong season with many athletes returning, Turner has high hopes for the future.

Track & Field's Sweeney Qualifies for Junior Pan Am Games Jun 27, 2009

Freshman Isaiah Sweeney finished fourth in the 100m at the US Track and Field Junior Championships on Friday at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. With the finish, Sweeney was selected to represent Team USA at the 2009 Junior Pan Am Games.

Cougars Sign Five Track and Field Athletes Alex Aldaco Jan 1, 2006

Houston, Texas- - The three high school signees include Quin\'Shundolyn McPherson of Alief Taylor High School, Brandon Hubbard of Texas A&M Consolidated High School and Wesley Bray of Cy Fair High School. The junior college transfers are sprinters Willie Hordge and Ivory Williams of Butler Community College.