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Trojans dominate top spots at Samford meet

Wesley Kirchharr Staff Writer The Troy track and field team continued its strong showing in the outdoor season with several top finishers in the Samford Alabama Track Challenge. Several in-state rival programs pushed many Trojans to their best marks of the year as Troy captured first place in 12 different events. The women’s team finished strong Read More

Underclassmen lead Troy in Birmingham

Wesley Kirchharr Staff Writer The Troy track and field teams wrapped up their indoor season over the weekend with a strong showing in the Samford Open in Birmingham. The Trojans cruised through the regular-season finale in what Head Coach Marc Davis called a “final tuneup” before the Sun Belt Championships this Monday and Tuesday. With the Read More

Track and field starts indoor season in Birmingham

Wesley Kircharr Staff Writer The Troy men’s and women’s track teams opened the 2017 indoor season with a strong performance at the UAB Vulcan Invitational in Birmingham. Many Trojans set personal records on Saturday, highlighted by Hakim Montgomery’s first place finish in the 60m dash with a time of 6.66 seconds. Along with Montgomery’s career best, Read More

Throwers lead the way for track and field at the Florida Relays

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy University track and field team participated in the Florida Relays hosted by Florida University in Gainesville, Florida, from March 31 to April 2. The Trojans’ throwers once again were the leaders for Troy in the event, which featured nationally-ranked men and women’s teams from the SEC, ACC and Big Ten. Read More

Track and field participates at Louisiana Classic

Scott McLendon Staff Writer A trio of Trojans competed in the heptathlon hosted by Louisiana-Lafayette in Lafayette, Louisiana, at the Louisiana Classic on Friday, March 25. Gemma Finch, from Newbury, United Kingdom, earned a fifth-place finish in the heptathlon. The freshman finished six points short of fourth place overall. Finch took home a first place finish Read More

Cox leads track and field in T-Town

Michael Shipma Sports Editor The Troy men’s and women’s track teams had yet another successful showing at the John Mitchell Alabama Relays from March 17 to March 19 in Tuscaloosa. The Trojans were led by junior Corina Cox, who recorded a personal-best distance of 56.04 meters, enough to beat by nearly three meters her previous best Read More

Track and field competes at Jaguar Invitational

Scott McLendon Staff Writer Troy’s men’s and women’s track and field teams continued their impressive performances as they took down multiple conference opponents at the Birmingham Crossplex on Sunday, Feb. 7. Underclassmen led the women’s team as it outscored UL-Lafayette. The men’s team also had notable freshmen efforts that resulted in the Trojans outscoring Little Rock. Read More