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Track and field competes at C-USA Indoor Championship

March 26 - April 2, | 7SportsRoadrunners jump-start their 2019 outdoor track season Jake McDaniel clears the high jump pole.Track defends at Roadrunner Invitational Jack Myer/The Paisano

Cade Draughon, Staff Writer

February 25, 2020

The Roadrunner track and field teams competed at the Conference USA Indoor Championships in Birmingham, Alabama on Feb. 22-23. On the men’s side of the event, sophomore Bashiru Abdullahi ran the 60-meter hurdles in 7.80 seconds to win the gold medal and tie the school record he set earlier this...

Track headlines Houston Meet

Jake McDaniel glides over the bar during high jump. Both track teams competed in the Houston G-5 and Mid-Major Invitational over the Jan. 31 weekend.

Lindsey Mione, Head of Special Projects

February 4, 2020

At the end of January, the Roadrunners track and field teams competed at the Houston G5 and Mid-Major Invitational at Yeoman Fieldhouse. On the men’s side of the Invitational, sophomore All-American Gary Haasbroek ranked fifth in the NCAA this indoor season. He finished with a final score of 5,712 poi...

Track and Field places at Invitational

Jake Mcdaniel clears the pole. Jack Myer/The Paisano

Ryan Garza

April 16, 2019

The Roadrunner track and field teams traveled to College Station from April 12 to 13, to compete in the Texas A&M Invitational at E.B. Cushing Stadium. Both teams performed well with the women placing fifth and the men placing sixth, respectively. Caroline Bellows was the lone ‘Runner to finish...

Roadrunners compete in Austin

Justin Wright runs towards the finish line.

Emma Reeves

April 2, 2019

A slew of great runners raced for UTSA outdoor track last weekend. The Roadrunners competed in the 92nd annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, hosted by the University of Texas at Austin at the Mike A. Myers Stadium. Four hurdlers were the only entries for the ‘Runners on Friday, March 29. With...

Chelsea Taylor honored with Spirit of Service award

Photo Courtesy of Darnell Porter

Frankie Leal

April 11, 2017

Over the course of four years, UTSA senior Chelsea Taylor has blazed a trail of excellence. With one month left to go in her college career, it’s safe to say Taylor has left more than a mark at UTSA; she’s left a legacy. From volunteering for the homeless to running the 4x400 relay, the 2...

Track and field hosts Roadrunner Invitational

Track and field hosts Roadrunner Invitational

Frankie Leal

March 28, 2017

Across the nation, the indoor track and field season has now come to a close. It’s now time for athletes to start braving the hot sun and various elements as the season transitions from indoor to outdoor. The outdoor season officially kicked off this past weekend right here in San Antonio at ...

Athlete of the week: Paige Patterson

Paige Patterson rounds the turn on the track. Courtesy of Paige Patterson

Frankie Leal

February 15, 2017

Since the age of nine, Paige Patterson has been running her heart out in track and field events. Now, as a senior on the UTSA track team, she finds herself on the brink of parting ways with the track spikes and white lines that have guided her to victory so many times. Patterson was born in Michigan to an athl...

From Serbia, with love: Dusan Makevic

April 28, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano Serbian-born UTSA distance runner and junior computer science major, Dusan Makevic, wants nothing more than to improve himself everyday. Despite starting his running career later than most, Makevic has transformed himself into one of the finest athletes on th...

Halls, Hayes impress in UTSA Invitational

March 24, 2015

Jeff Huehn, UTSA Athletics The UTSA Roadrunner track and field team turned in impressive performances at the UTSA Challenge Invitational, opening their outdoor season at home on a great note. UTSA senior Christopher Hall and teammate senior All-American Keyunta Hayes each took gold in t...

UTSA Athletics 2012-2013 Season In Review: Roadrunners Track & Field (Men’s)

June 16, 2013

Photo Credit: UTSA Athletics Photo Credit: UTSA Athletics For the men’s indoor track and field team, the season was a success, as they continued their legacy of conference championships with an eighth straight title. The ‘Runners conquered the WAC Conference Championship...

UTSA Athletics 2012-2013 Season In Review: Roadrunners Track & Field (Women’s)

June 16, 2013

Photo Credit: UTSA Athletics Photo Credit: UTSA Athletics Women’s track and field team indoors broke some records and narrowly missed winning the WAC title. The Roadrunners are fortunate to have a large amount of their roster returning as they prepare for Conference USA. “On ...