A group of Kansas track and field athletes competed at the Washburn Rust Buster Meet in Topeka, Kansas.
Track & Field
The Jayhawk cross country teams competed in the Big 12 Championship on Friday with the men's team placing fifth and women's placing eighth.
Both the Kansas men's and women's cross country teams finished in the top five during their Woody Greeno Invitational over the weekend. Junior Chandler Gibbens from the mens team finished second in the mens 8k race. Junior Lona Later finished fourth for the women's 5k race.
Kansas track and field competed in its last home meet of the season on Saturday. Several Jayhawks took first place in the Rock Chalk Classic, and the team recognized its 22 seniors. Kansas track and field will continue its season this weekend in the Ward Haylett Invitational in Manhattan, Kansas.
Kansas track and field was back in action this weekend, sending athletes to two different places. The first group of about 30 athletes traveled to Fayetteville, Arkansas on Friday to compete in the Arkansas Qualifier, while the other group, consisting of two underclassmen half-milers, went t…
Kansas track and field was back on the track this weekend in Lincoln, Nebraska, for the two-day Husker Invitational. The Jayhawks had several top performances from the weekend, led by the experienced athletes on the team.
UDK track and field beat writer Max McElroy joins Wave the Wheat to talk about how he first fell in love with the sport and his journey in covering it.
The men's cross country team finished fifth out of nine teams and the women's team finished sixth out of ten teams at the Big 12 Championship in Oklahoma on Friday.