Category: Track & Field (W)

Track and field team earns 14 wins in meet

Coming off 18 wins in the Crimson Invitational, The University of Alabama track and field team recorded 14 wins against various teams from the state of Mississippi Friday night in the first annual Border Clash meet. The Border Clash, created by Alabama coach Dan Waters, is a cooperative team scoring meet in which several Alabama schools, including Auburn and Samford, […]

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Alabama claims multiple victories at home

Alabama claims multiple victories at home

The University of Alabama track and field team won 18 events at the Crimson Tide Invitational at the Sam Bailey Track and Field Stadium on Saturday. The men took 11 victories, winning the meet with an overall team score of 165 points. The women had seven wins and 125 points to earn the second place. The all-day event hosted teams […]

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Crimson Tide hosts invitational track meet

Crimson Tide hosts invitational track meet

The University of Alabama track and field team will look to improve upon its recent success as it hosts the Crimson Tide Invite this Saturday. “We’re looking for continued improvement from everyone, for everyone to take the proper competitive mentality into the meet and for each athlete to be able to say, at the end of the day, they didn’t […]

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Paine sets personal, school records

Track and field athlete Alexis Paine’s 2013 outdoor resume does not pull any punches. Paine’s relentless assault on the school record books became an every-weekend affair, posting personal best after personal best on the pole vault. As effortless as she may make it seem, Paine’s overwhelming success wasn’t always assured. A senior from Mobile, Ala., Paine formerly concentrated on the […]

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Crimson Tide prepares for Drake Relays

The Alabama track and field team is set to compete in the Drake Relays this weekend in Des Moines, Iowa, its final competition before the Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships in May. Events taking place Thursday-Saturday will give athletes a final chance to progress after an otherwise-flat performance at the LSU Alumni Gold meet last weekend, as described by head coach […]

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