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Holy Trinity Senior Samantha Selects Georgia Tech Todd Grasley Dec 16, 2016

Samantha Folio has been a fixture of 1A power Holy Trinity since she was 43rd as a 7th grader in 2011. The next four years she finished in the top 25, and ended her senior cross country season as the state runner-up. Recently, the Tigers standout announced she will continue her athletic and academic journey at Georgia Tech. We caught up with her to talk about the decision, her time at Holy Trinity, the upcoming track season, and much more.

Georgia Tech Grabs Versatile John Lyons Out Of Lake Mary Todd Grasley Apr 20, 2016

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets reached into Florida for the second year in a row and signed a versatile distance standout of the Sunshine State. Last year, it was Chiles Avery Bartlett. This year, John Lyons of Lake Mary. Two athletes with a range from 800 meters to the 5k. Lyons says unlike most standout athletes that see the recruitment come to them, he had to initiate the initial conversations.

Cross Country Set For 2012 ACC Championships Oct 26, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams are set to compete in the 2012 ACC Championships on Virginia Tech's Cross Country Course at Smithfield Plantation in Blacksburg, Va. The women's 6k race will start at 10 a.m., followed by the men's 8k competition at 10:50 a.m.

Cross Country Set For 2012 ACC Championships Oct 26, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams are set to compete in the 2012 ACC Championships on Virginia Tech's Cross Country Course at Smithfield Plantation in Blacksburg, Va. The women's 6k race will start at 10 a.m., followed by the men's 8k competition at 10:50 a.m.

Cross Country Finishes First, Sixth At Crimson Classic Oct 13, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams placed first and sixth, respectively, at the Crimson Classic in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Saturday. The men claimed the top spot out of 12 teams, six of which are ranked in the USTFCCCA Regional polls.

Cross Country Finishes First, Sixth At Crimson Classic Oct 13, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams placed first and sixth, respectively, at the Crimson Classic in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Saturday. The men claimed the top spot out of 12 teams, six of which are ranked in the USTFCCCA Regional polls.

Cross Country Travels To Crimson Classic Oct 12, 2012

The men's and women's cross country teams will make the trip to Tuscaloosa, Ala. for the Crimson Classic this Saturday at Harry Pritchett Running Park on the campus of the University of Alabama. The men will begin things at 8:30 a.m. with an 8k followed by the women's 5k race at 9:10.

Cross Country Travels To Crimson Classic Oct 12, 2012

The men's and women's cross country teams will make the trip to Tuscaloosa, Ala. for the Crimson Classic this Saturday at Harry Pritchett Running Park on the campus of the University of Alabama. The men will begin things at 8:30 a.m. with an 8k followed by the women's 5k race at 9:10.

Cross Country To Compete Among 11 Top-30 Teams Sep 28, 2012

The Georgia Tech cross country team will compete in the 11th annual Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic on Saturday at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park, which is also the site of the 2012 NCAA Division I Championships on Nov. 17.

Cross Country To Compete Among 11 Top-30 Teams Sep 28, 2012

The Georgia Tech cross country team will compete in the 11th annual Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic on Saturday at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park, which is also the site of the 2012 NCAA Division I Championships on Nov. 17.

Tech Finishes Fourth; Second At Virginia Tech Invite Sep 15, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country team finished fourth and second, respectively, at the Virginia Tech Invitational. The women's team finished the 6K in second place with Katie Townsend leading the way, while the men ran an 8K to finish fourth led by Jeremy Greenwald.

Tech Finishes Fourth; Second At Virginia Tech Invite Sep 15, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country team finished fourth and second, respectively, at the Virginia Tech Invitational. The women's team finished the 6K in second place with Katie Townsend leading the way, while the men ran an 8K to finish fourth led by Jeremy Greenwald.

Cross Country Travels To Virginia Tech Invitational Sep 13, 2012

After a week off, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will return to the trail at the Virginia Tech Invitational in Blacksburg, Va. on Friday night. The women's 6K will begin at 6 p.m., followed by the men's 8K at 6:40 p.m.

Cross Country Travels To Virginia Tech Invitational Sep 13, 2012

After a week off, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will return to the trail at the Virginia Tech Invitational in Blacksburg, Va. on Friday night. The women's 6K will begin at 6 p.m., followed by the men's 8K at 6:40 p.m.

#STINGDAILY: Best Laid Plans Sep 11, 2012

It wasn't necessarily in Jeremy Greenwald's plans to run cross country, but you wouldn't know it from his first outing for Georgia Tech.As a younger lad growing up in El Paso, Texas, Greenwald's goal was to play another sport. When that didn't work out, he started running. Fast forward several years and here he is at Tech running for the Yellow Jackets.Then, after redshirting last year as a freshman, he competed for the first time as a collegian nearly two weeks ago and finished sixth out of 67 runners in the UGA invite. Not bad, huh?

Tech Cross Country Finishes Second at UGA Invite Sep 1, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams opened the 2012 season with second-place finishes at the UGA Invite at the UGA Equestrian Farm in Bishop, Ga. Jeremy Greenwald led the way for the men, while Katie Townsend finished first for the Tech women.

Cross Country Opens 2012 Season Saturday Aug 31, 2012

The Georgia Tech cross country will travel the 63 miles to Bishop, Ga. to open the 2012 season in the UGA Invite on Saturday at the UGA Equestrian Farm. The men's 8K competition begins at 8 a.m. and the women 5K race at 8:45 a.m.

Yellow Jacket Student-Athletes Set To Graduate Jul 30, 2012

THE FLATS - Seventeen current and former Georgia Tech student-athletes are candidates to graduate this semester. Graduation ceremonies are set for Friday at 7:00 p.m. in the Fox Theatre.

Georgia Tech Scores High In Academic Progress Report Jun 20, 2012

ATLANTA - The Academic Progress Report, released Wednesday by the NCAA, indicates that Georgia Tech's APR scores have improved once again. All teams exceeded the NCAA requirement for postseason eligibility of a 930 APR.

Vaughan, Kirillov rewrite records on Day 1 USA Junior Championships Stephen Lee Jun 16, 2012

  Vaughan, Kirillov rewrite records on Day 1 USA Junior Championships 6/15/2012   BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Shelbi Vaughan set an American Junior record in the women’s discus and Nikita Kirillov broke a 19-year-old meet record in the men’s pole vault to highlight competition on day one of USA Junior Track & Field Championships. The competition kicked off this afternoon in Bloomington, IN at Indiana University.

McKee Wraps Up NCAAs With 13th Place Finish Jun 9, 2012

On the final day of the NCAA Championships, Georgia Tech women's track and field jumper Julienne McKee wrapped up her time with a 13th place finish in the triple jump at Drake Stadium Saturday.

McKee, Roberts To Compete In NCAA Championships Jun 5, 2012

Two Georgia Tech track and field athletes will head to Des Moines, Iowa this weekend for the NCAA Championships which will run from June 6-9 at Drake Stadium on the campus of Drake University. Sophomore Julienne McKee and junior Shawn Roberts will represent the university at the meet.

Jackets Finish Out Time At NCAA East Regionals May 27, 2012

On day three of the NCAA East Regionals at Hodges Stadium on the campus of the University of North Florida, Julienne McKee earned yet another spot in the NCAA Championships with her ninth place triple jump finish of 13.13m (43-1).

Roberts Punches Ticket To NCAA Championship May 25, 2012

Day two at the NCAA East Regionals added another Yellow Jacket to the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field roster at the NCAA Championships as Shawn Roberts earned his spot in the 800m run after a 12th place finish.

McKee Qualifies For NCAA Championship On Day One Of East Regionals May 25, 2012

On day one of the NCAA East Regionals held at Hodges Stadium on the campus of the University of North Florida, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field team was headed by Julienne McKee who punched her ticket to the NCAA Championships with a seventh place finish in the long jump.

Jackets Head To NCAA East Regionals May 23, 2012

Eleven members of the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will make their way to Jacksonville, Fla. for the NCAA East Regionals this weekend.

Jackets Finish Out Time At Georgia Tech Invitational May 13, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams set many personal bests at the Georgia Tech Invitational this past weekend. The meet was highlighted by Jonathan Gardner's triple jump, which smashed his previous outdoor personal best by over a meter.

McKee Long Jump Highlights Penn Relays Apr 29, 2012

Highlighted by a first place finish in the long jump by Julienne McKee, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up their time at the Penn Relays at Franklin Field this weekend.

Tech Track Heads To World Famous Penn Relays Apr 25, 2012

Coming off of a 10th place finish at the ACC Championships, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will head right back out on the road, this time to the World Famous Penn Relays in Philadelphia at Franklin Field. The meet will run from April 26-28.

Tech Track Finishes Tenth At ACCs Apr 21, 2012

After three full days of competition on the campus of the University of Virginia, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams finished the ACC Championships in 10th place

Tech Track Set For ACC Championships Apr 18, 2012

Fresh off of their first open weekend of the outdoor season, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams are set for the ACC Outdoor Championships. The meet will run from April 19-21 at Lannigan Field on the campus of the University of Virginia.

Tech Track Ships Out Across The Country Apr 6, 2012

This weekend the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will spread out across the country when they compete in the Stanford Invitational, the Florida Relays and the Tiger Track Classic on April 6 and 7.

Jackets Earn Six First Place Finishes At Yellow Jacket Invite Mar 31, 2012

Highlighted by six first place finishes and yet another school record performance by Nikita Kirillov, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams saw much success at the Yellow Jacket Invitational Saturday at the George C. Griffin Track and Field Complex.

Tech Track To Host Yellow Jacket Invitational Mar 29, 2012

This weekend, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will return to action at the George C. Griffin Track and Field complex when they host the Yellow Jacket Invitational, this Friday and Saturday March 30 and 31.

Kirillov Improves School Record At UCF Invite Mar 24, 2012

Highlighted by nine top-3 finishes and yet another school record, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams ended their competition at the UCF Invitational Saturday.

Tech Track To Head To UCF Invite Mar 22, 2012

Coming off of an impressive performance at the Georgia Intercollegiate Invitational, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will head out to Orlando, Fla. for the UCF Invitational. The meet will take place on March 23 and 24 at the UCF Track and Field Complex.

Tech Track To Host Georgia Intercollegiate Invite Mar 15, 2012

For their first meet of the 2012 season, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will play host to the Georgia Intercollegiate Invitational on March 16 and 17 at the George C. Griffin Track and Field Complex.

Alana Home In Atlanta Mar 5, 2012

Alana Clooten put her name all over the Georgia Tech record books before graduating in 2009, and she became the only Yellow Jacket to win an ACC title in the hammer throw in 2010 when she was a graduate student.

McMillan School Record Highlights Last Chance Invite Mar 4, 2012

Highlighted by a school record in the 3,000 meter run by DJ McMillan, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams finished competition at the Last Chance Invitational at the Birmingham Crossplex.

Men Place 8th, Women 11th At ACC Championships Feb 25, 2012

Highlighted by an All-ACC performance by freshman Nikita Kirillov, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams rounded out their time at the ACC Championships, Saturday. The men's team placed 8th with 33.5 points while the women's team took 11th with 21.

Tech Track Finishes Day Two Of ACC Championship Feb 24, 2012

After two days of competition at the Atlantic Coast Conference Track and Field Championships, the Georgia Tech women's team sits in 10th place while the men's team sits in 11th with one more day of competition to go at the Reggie Lewis Center.

Tech Track Off To ACC Indoor Championships Feb 22, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field squads will head up to Boston, Mass. for the 2012 Indoor ACC Championships at the Reggie Lewis Track Center. The meet will be hosted by Boston College for the first time ever.

Clifford Named to All-ACC Academic Cross Country Team Feb 21, 2012

Sophomore Alec Clifford of the Georgia Tech men's cross country team was named to the All-ACC Academic cross country team, Tuesday. Clifford, a Biomedical Engineering major placed for the Jackets in five of their six meets this season.

Women's XC Earns USTFCCCA All-Academic Status Feb 14, 2012

The Georgia Tech women's cross country team has earned United States Track and Field and Cross Country Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Status following the 2011 cross country season.

Kirillov School Record Highlights Vulcan Invitational Feb 11, 2012

Freshman Nikita Kirillov set a school record in the men's pole vault launching himself over a height of 5.20 meters (17-0.75) to highlight the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams' time at the Vulcan Invitational.

Tech Track Headed To Vulcan Invitational Feb 10, 2012

After a good showing at the Virginia Tech Elite Meet, the Georgia Tech track and field teams will once again head out on the road for their third meet in as many weeks, this time traveling to Birmingham, Ala. for the Vulcan Invitational on February 10 and 11. The meet will take place at the Birmingham CrossPlex

Twenty Top-10 Finishes Highlight VT Elite Meet Feb 4, 2012

Highlighted by 20 top-10 finishes, including two first place victories by Shawn Roberts and Melanie Akwule, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams successfully finished out their weekend at the Virginia Tech Elite Meet, Saturday.

Tech Track Heads To Blacksburg For VT Invite Feb 3, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will spring back into action at the Virginia Tech Elite meet on February 3 and 4 at the Rector Field House in Blacksburg, Va.

Tech Track Continues Success In Nutter Field House Jan 28, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams finished with 22 top-10 finishes at the two-day Rod McCravy Invitational on the campus of the University Kentucky. Mykhail Chambers highlighted the meet with his first place finish in the high jump.

Tech Track Back In Lexington At Rod McCravy Invite Jan 27, 2012

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will return to the track when they head back to Lexington, Ky. for the Rod McCravy Invitational held at Nutter Field House. The meet will begin on Friday, January 27 and will conclude on Saturday, January 28.

Tech Track Sees Much Success At Kentucky Invite Jan 14, 2012

After two days of competition, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams wrapped up their time at the Kentucky Invitational held at the Nutter Field House on the campus of the University of Kentucky.

Tech Track Returns To Action At Kentucky Invite Jan 13, 2012

For their first track meet of 2012, the Georgia Tech track and field teams will travel up to Lexington, Ky. for the Kentucky Invitational held at Nutter Field House. The meet will begin on Friday, January 13 and will conclude on Saturday, January 14.

Yellow Jackets Set To Graduate Saturday Dec 15, 2011

ATLANTA - Forty current or former Georgia Tech student-athletes will receive their undergraduate or graduate degrees as part of the school's graduation ceremonies Saturday at the Georgia Dome.

Tech Track To Kick Off Indoor Season At Orange and Purple Winter Classic Dec 2, 2011

For their first meet of the indoor season the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will travel up I-85 to Clemson, S.C. for the Orange and Purple Winter Classic. The meet will take place at the Clemson Indoor Track and Field Complex and will kick off at 11 a.m. with the shot put.

Mother's Intuition Nov 24, 2011

Shawn Roberts could have played football or basketball. His family is represented in both sports, as his dad played college football, he has a cousin (Reggie Jones) who's won a Super Bowl ring, and his brother, Lee, won a D-II National Championship in college hoops (University of Findlay) and plays pro ball internationally.

Jackets Take Sixth, 17th at NCAA South Regionals Nov 12, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country team took sixth and 17th respectively at the NCAA South Regional Championships held at Harry Pritchett Cross Country Course on the campus of the University of Alabama, Saturday.

Jackets Take Sixth, 17th at NCAA South Regionals Nov 12, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country team took sixth and 17th respectively at the NCAA South Regional Championships held at Harry Pritchett Cross Country Course on the campus of the University of Alabama, Saturday.

Tech XC To Compete At NCAA South Regionals Nov 10, 2011

The Georgia men's and women's cross country teams will return to Harry Pritchett Cross Country Course on the campus of the University of Alabama for the 2011 NCAA South Regional Championships on Saturday, November 11.

Tech XC Takes Ninth, 11th at ACC Championships Oct 29, 2011

At the 2011 ACC Championships, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams earned ninth and 11th place respectively. D.J. McMillan paced all Tech runners with a 33rd place, 24:23.8 place finish. The women's team was led by Mary Kownack who took 61st place overall with a time of 22:14.1.

Tech XC Takes Ninth, 11th at ACC Championships Oct 29, 2011

At the 2011 ACC Championships, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams earned ninth and 11th place respectively. D.J. McMillan paced all Tech runners with a 33rd place, 24:23.8 place finish. The women's team was led by Mary Kownack who took 61st place overall with a time of 22:14.1.

Tech XC Off To 2011 ACC Championships Oct 27, 2011

The men's and women's cross country teams return to the track when they take part in the 2011 ACC Championships on October 29 held at the Musser Farms Course in Clemson, S.C. The men's 8k race will start at 10:00 a.m., followed by the women's 6k competition at 11:00 a.m.

What's the Word? Oct 27, 2011

In most sports, how a team competes during the regular season can offer a hint of what to expect in postseason. Cross Country isn't like most sports.

Tech XC Off To 2011 ACC Championships Oct 27, 2011

The men's and women's cross country teams return to the track when they take part in the 2011 ACC Championships on October 29 held at the Musser Farms Course in Clemson, S.C. The men's 8k race will start at 10:00 a.m., followed by the women's 6k competition at 11:00 a.m.

What's the Word? Oct 27, 2011

In most sports, how a team competes during the regular season can offer a hint of what to expect in postseason. Cross Country isn't like most sports.

Tech XC Off To 2011 ACC Championships Oct 27, 2011

The men's and women's cross country teams return to the track when they take part in the 2011 ACC Championships on October 29 held at the Musser Farms Course in Clemson, S.C. The men’s 8k race will start at 10:00 a.m., followed by the women’s 6k competition at 11:00 a.m.

Tech Cross Country Takes First In Tuscaloosa Oct 15, 2011

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Georgia Tech used top-10 finishes by juniors Patrick Barron and Shawn Roberts to lead the Yellow Jackets to an impressive first-place finish at the Crimson Classic here Saturday morning.Tech topped 20 other teams in the 8k race, including Southeastern Conference squads from host Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia, Mississippi and Auburn.The Yellow Jacket women's team finished ninth out of 25 teams in their 5k event.

Tech Cross Country Takes First In Tuscaloosa Oct 15, 2011

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Georgia Tech used top-10 finishes by juniors Patrick Barron and Shawn Roberts to lead the Yellow Jackets to an impressive first-place finish at the Crimson Classic here Saturday morning.Tech topped 20 other teams in the 8k race, including Southeastern Conference squads from host Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia, Mississippi and Auburn.The Yellow Jacket women's team finished ninth out of 25 teams in their 5k event.

Tech Cross Country Heads South To Crimson Classic Oct 12, 2011

The men's and women's cross country teams will head out on the road to Tuscaloosa, Ala. for the Crimson Classic this Saturday, October 15 at Harry Pritchett Running Park on the campus of the University of Alabama. The men will begin things at 8:30 a.m. with an 8k followed by the women's 5k race at 9:00.

Tech Cross Country Heads South To Crimson Classic Oct 12, 2011

The men's and women's cross country teams will head out on the road to Tuscaloosa, Ala. for the Crimson Classic this Saturday, October 15 at Harry Pritchett Running Park on the campus of the University of Alabama. The men will begin things at 8:30 a.m. with an 8k followed by the women's 5k race at 9:00.

Men Fourth, Women 10th At Charlotte Invite Sep 30, 2011

The men's cross country team took fourth while the women's team earned a 10th place finish at the Charlotte Invitational on Friday night at McAlpine Park. Patrick Barron led the way for the men's runners while Mary Kownack paced the women.

Men Fourth, Women 10th At Charlotte Invite Sep 30, 2011

The men's cross country team took fourth while the women's team earned a 10th place finish at the Charlotte Invitational on Friday night at McAlpine Park. Patrick Barron led the way for the men's runners while Mary Kownack paced the women.

Jackets Off To Charlotte Invitational Sep 29, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will head back to the course when they take part in the Charlotte Invitational this Friday, September 30 at McAlpine Park. The women will begin things with a 4 p.m. start time and will be followed by the men's race to kick off at 4:30 p.m.

Jackets Off To Charlotte Invitational Sep 29, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will head back to the course when they take part in the Charlotte Invitational this Friday, September 30 at McAlpine Park. The women will begin things with a 4 p.m. start time and will be followed by the men's race to kick off at 4:30 p.m.

Four Jackets Earn Inaugural D1A FAR Award Sep 29, 2011

Four Georgia Tech track and field athletes earned the distinction of the inaugural 1A FAR Academic Excellence Award. Recent graduates and men's track athletes Hunter Clasen and Jay Oatts and women's pole vaulters Erica Penk and Joanna Wright each took home the honor after posting a 3.80 GPA.

Tech Takes Fourth, Seventh At Clemson Invite Sep 16, 2011

The Georgia Tech cross country team left the Clemson Invite with a fourth and seventh place finish on Friday night. The men earned the higher spot thanks to a 10th place finish by junior Patrick Barron, while the women earned the seventh place finish.

Tech Takes Fourth, Seventh At Clemson Invite Sep 16, 2011

The Georgia Tech cross country team left the Clemson Invite with a fourth and seventh place finish on Friday night. The men earned the higher spot thanks to a 10th place finish by junior Patrick Barron, while the women earned the seventh place finish.

Tech XC Travels To Clemson Invite Sep 15, 2011

After a week off, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will return to the trail at the Clemson Invitational in Clemson, S.C. on Friday Night. The women will begin things at 6:15 p.m. followed by the men's race at 6:45 p.m.

Tech XC Travels To Clemson Invite Sep 15, 2011

After a week off, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will return to the trail at the Clemson Invitational in Clemson, S.C. on Friday Night. The women will begin things at 6:15 p.m. followed by the men's race at 6:45 p.m.

Tech XC Takes Second, Fifth In Season Opener Sep 3, 2011

In the first race of the 2011 cross country season, the Georgia Tech men's cross country team netted a second place performance while the women took fifth at the UGA Invitational at the UGA Equestrian Center. DJ McMiillan led the way for the men while Mary Kownack paced the women.

Teck XC Kicks off 2011 Season At Georgia Invite Sep 2, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will start their 2011 campaign at the UGA Equestrian Complex on Saturday, September 3. The men's team will begin things with an 8k at 9:00 a.m. and the women will follow with a 5k of their own at 9:45 a.m.

Six Named To USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Aug 4, 2011

Six Georgia Tech track and field athletes have been named to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Team for the 2010-11 school year.

Tech Track Impresses At National Meets Jun 28, 2011

From June 23-26, four former Georgia Tech athletes competed at the United States Track and Field National Championship in Track Town, USA at the World Famous Hayward Field. Joanna Wright, Chaunte (Howard) Lowe, Alphonso Jordan and Angelo Taylor all took part in the meet.

Jackets Compete In National Meets Jun 22, 2011

Just a few weeks removed from the NCAA Championships, four current and former Georgia Tech track and field athletes will compete in national meets across the globe.

Jackets Finish Off Time At NCAA Championship Jun 10, 2011

On the final day of competition for the Georgia Tech Track and Field team, both Julienne McKee and Joanna Wright earned All-American honors as they competed at the NCAA Championships at Drake Stadium on the campus of Drake University.

The Final Heat Jun 9, 2011

When asked Thursday if she had any thoughts about being one of the last two student-athletes to compete on behalf of Georgia Tech in this school year, Joanna Wright really didn't give it much thought.Coach's orders, in a way.The pole vaulter and freshman teammate Julienne McKee, a triple jumper, will compete today in the NCAA Track & Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa, where hurdler Leslie Njoku competed this week.

Icing On the Cake Jun 9, 2011

How often do you hear athletes at a big event stress that they're not just happy to be there?It's almost as if admitting that isn't enough, that it's a sign of weakness or lack of desire.Anyone who feels that way is more than welcome to talk with senior 400-meter hurdler Leslie Njoku and freshman triple-jumper Julienne McKee.

Njoku Ends Season With Career Best Finish Jun 9, 2011

In the final race of her senior season, Leslie Njoku finished with a time of 57.14 in the 400 meter hurdles. A career best for the Jersey City, N.J. native, Njoku crossed the line in 14th place, not enough to move her on to the final round of the race.

Tech Track Sends Three To NCAA Championships Jun 7, 2011

Three Georgia Tech women’s track and field athletes have earned the right to compete at the most elite of meets, the NCAA Championships, from Wednesday, June 8 to Saturday, June 11 at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.

McKee, Njoku Qualify For Nationals On Day Two Of East Regionals May 27, 2011

On day two of the NCAA East Regionals at the Robert C. Haugh Track & Field Complex on the campus of Indiana University, freshman Julienne McKee and senior Leslie Njoku earned a spot in the NCAA Championship in the triple jump and 400 meter hurdles respectively, joining teammate Joanna Wright.

Four Jackets Qualify On Day One Of NCAA East Regionals May 27, 2011

After day one of the NCAA East Regional Championship at the Robert C. Haugh Track & Field Complex on the campus of Indiana University, four Georgia Tech track and field athletes qualified for the next round of competition in the NCAA Championships.

Ten Jackets Head To NCAA East Regionals May 24, 2011

Ten Georgia Tech track and field athletes will make their way to Bloomington, Ind. for the NCAA East Regional Championships in hopes of advancing onto the NCAA Championship. The meet will kick off on Thursday, May 26 and will continue until Saturday, May 28 at the Robert C. Haugh Track & Field Complex on the campus of Indiana University.

The Wright Stuff May 21, 2011

Growing up in Winston-Salem, N.C., Joanna Wright was living in a hot bed of ACC schools. Down the road she had Wake Forest; just over an hour to the east laid such prestigious universities as Duke and North Carolina and a little closer to the coast sat NC State. But Wright headed in the opposite direction and brought herself to the place that she thought was right for her, Georgia Tech.

Leaps and Bounds May 20, 2011

Julienne McKee isn't the first teenager to leave high school thinking that she knew it all. She's also not the first to learn upon arriving in college that admitting she doesn't and listening to those around her, especially her coaches, could make a world of difference.

Four Yellow Jacket Teams Recognized By NCAA For Academics May 17, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Four Georgia Tech teams - men's and women's cross country, golf and softball - were recognized by the NCAA national office Tuesday for producing Academic Progress Rates (APR) ranked in the top 10 percent nationally within their respective sport for the 2009-10 academic year.

Njoku Nabs 400 Meter Hurdle Title On Final Day Of UNF Invite May 14, 2011

On the final day of the UNF Invitational at Hodges Stadium, senior Leslie Njoku won her second straight 400-meter hurdle title and set a career best mark with a time of 57.64. Eleven other athletes set season best marks at the meet with another two recording career bests.

Roberts, Tew Take First At UNF Invitational May 13, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams shone on day one of the UNF Last Chance Invitational recording two first place finishes and seven season best times.

Roberts, Tew Take First At UNF Invitational May 13, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams shone on day one of the UNF Last Chance Invitational recording two first place finishes and seven season best times.

Tech Track Heads Down To North Florida For Last Chance Meet May 12, 2011

After a week off, the Georgia Tech track and field squad will return to the track when they head to the North Florida Invitational on May 13 and 14 in Jacksonville, Fla. at Hodges Stadium. The meet will be a final tune up for the Yellow Jackets before the NCAA East Regionals.

Jackets Conclude Time At Penn Relays May 1, 2011

The final two days of competition by the Georgia Tech men's and women's track teams at the World Famous Penn Relays at Franklin Field was highlighted by a third place finish by freshman Julienne McKee in the triple jump.

Njoku Wins 400 Hurdles On Day One At Penn Relays Apr 29, 2011

On day one of the World Famous Penn Relays held at Franklin Field, Leslie Njoku started things off with a bang taking home the victory in the 400 meter hurdles in the first event of the day for the Yellow Jackets.

Tech Track To Compete At World Famous Penn Relays Apr 28, 2011

Coming off of the ACC Championships, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will head out to the World Famous Penn Relays held at Franklin Field on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania from April 28-30.

Jackets Take 10th, 11th and ACC Championships Apr 24, 2011

After three days of competition at the Wallace Wade Stadium on the campus of Duke University, the Georgia Tech women's track team finished 10th at the ACC Championships while the men's team rounded out the meet with an 11th place finish.

Jackets Take 10th, 11th At ACC Championships Apr 24, 2011

After three days of competition at the Wallace Wade Stadium on the campus of Duke University, the Georgia Tech women's track team finished 10th at the ACC Championships while the men's team rounded out the meet with an 11th place finish.

McKeirnan School Record Highlights Day Two At ACC Championships Apr 23, 2011

After setting the school record in the pentathlon at the 2011 ACC Indoor Championship, senior Kayla McKeirnan went for the sweep and set the school record in the heptathlon at the 2011 Outdoor ACC Championship on Day Two of competition at Wallace Wade Stadium on the campus of Duke University.

DuBard Takes Eighth, McKeirnan Shines On Day One Of ACC Championships Apr 22, 2011

After day one of competition at the 2011 ACC Championships , Mary Kate DuBard helped the Yellow Jackets onto the scoreboard with her eighth place finish in the 10,000 meter run. DuBard clocked a time of 35:52.29 in the race that took place at Wallace Wade Stadium on the campus of Duke University.

Tech Track Travels TO ACC Championships Apr 20, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will return to the track after a week off for the ACC Championships from Thursday, April 21 to Saturday, April 23 at Wallace Wade Stadium on the campus of Duke University.

Tech Track Travels To ACC Championship Apr 20, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will return to the track after a week off for the ACC Championships from Thursday, April 21 to Saturday, April 23 at Wallace Wade Stadium on the campus of Duke University.

McKee, Wright Shine At Seminole Invite Apr 9, 2011

After two days of competition at the Seminole Invitational at the Mike Long Track, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams netted six individual titles, three of them coming from the duo of Julienne McKee and Joanna Wright.

McKee, Wright Shine At Seminole Invite Apr 9, 2011

After two days of competition at the Seminole Invitational at the Mike Long Track, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams netted six individual titles, three of them coming from the duo of Julienne McKee and Joanna Wright.

Tech Track Heads To Final Tune Up At Seminole Invite Apr 7, 2011

In their final tune up before the ACC Championships, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will head to Tallahassee for the Seminole Invitational on Friday and Saturday, April 8 and 9 at the Mike Long Track.

Jackets Head To Tiger Track Classic Mar 31, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will head out for their first away meet of the 2011 outdoor season when they travel to Auburn, Ala. for the Tiger Track Classic at the Hutsell-Rosen Track on Friday and Saturday, April 1 and 2.

Tech Track Posts Three Victories At Yellow Jacket Invite Mar 26, 2011

In a rain shortened Yellow Jacket Invitational at the George C. Griffin Track Facility, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams finished with four victories and 14 top-3 performances over the two day event.

Tech Track To Host Yellow Jacket Invitational Mar 24, 2011

After sweeping ACC Outdoor Performer of the Week honors, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track teams will host the Yellow Jacket Invitational at the Georgia C. Griffin Track Facility this weekend, March 25 and 26. The meet will kick off with the weight throw and 5,000 meter run on Friday night beginning at 6 p.m.

Tech Track Completes Successful First Day at Georgia Intercollegiate Invite Mar 18, 2011

In their first meet of the 2011 Outdoor season, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field squads hosted the Georgia Intercollegiate Invitational at the George C. Griffin Facility Friday. The Yellow Jackets set some of the best times in the country on the day earning four first place finishes at the meet.

Tech Track To Open Outdoor Season At Home Mar 16, 2011

For their first track meet of the 2011 Outdoor season, the Georgia Tech track and field squads will host the Georgia Intercollegiate Invitational at the George C. Griffin Facility on Friday and Saturday, March 18-19.

Wright Takes Ninth In NCAA Pole Vault Mar 12, 2011

At her first NCAA Indoor Championship, senior Joanna Wright finished in a tie for ninth place in the pole vault at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium in College Station, Texas.

Wright to head to NCAA Championships Mar 10, 2011

After setting a school record height of 4.30 meters (14-1.25) at the Rod McCravy Invitational back on January 28 at the University of Kentucky, senior pole vaulter Joanna Wright launched herself into the 2011 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships.

Tech Track Rounds Out Time At ACC Championships Feb 26, 2011

The Georgia Tech track and field squads rounded out their time at the 2011 ACC Indoor Championships, Saturday. The men earned an 11th place finish while the women took 12th at the three-day meet.

Tech Track Rounds Out Time At ACC Championships Feb 26, 2011

The Georgia Tech track and field squads rounded out their time at the 2011 ACC Indoor Championships, Saturday. The men earned an 11th place finish while the women took 12th at the three-day meet.

Tech Track Preps For ACC Championships Feb 24, 2011

During the weekend of February 24-26, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will head to Blacksburg, Va. for the 2011 ACC Indoor Track and Field Championships. The meet is hosted by Virginia Tech and will be held at the Rector Field House.

Tech Track Preps For ACC Championships Feb 24, 2011

During the weekend of February 24-26, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will head to Blacksburg, Va. for the 2011 ACC Indoor Track and Field Championships. The meet is hosted by Virginia Tech and will be held at the Rector Field House.

Men's Cross Country Earns All-Academic Honors Feb 17, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's cross country team has earned United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Honors for maintain a 3.01 GPA during the Fall 2010 season.

Season Best Times Highlight Day One Of Tiger Paw Invite Feb 12, 2011

On the first day of the Tiger Paw Invitational, nearly every Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field athlete that competed set a season best time. The highlight of the day was a 1-2-3 finish in the men's 1,000m run, led by Shawn Roberts who was just seconds off setting a new school record.

Season Best Times Highlight Day One Of Tiger Paw Invite Feb 11, 2011

On the first day of the Tiger Paw Invitational, nearly every Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field athlete that competed set a season best time. The highlight of the day was a 1-2-3 finish in the men's 1,000m run, led by Shawn Roberts who was just seconds off setting a new school record.

Jackets Complete Day One At VT Elite Meet Feb 4, 2011

At the end of the first day of the Virginia Tech Elite Meet, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams finished with nine top-10 finishes, including a first place showing by senior Antonio McKay, Jr. in the 400-meter dash.

Jackets Complete Day One At VT Elite Meet Feb 4, 2011

At the end of the first day of the Virginia Tech Elite Meet, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams finished with nine top-10 finishes, including a first place showing by senior Antonio McKay, Jr. in the 400-meter dash.

Tech Track To Compete At VT Elite Meet Feb 4, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field squads will head out to Blacksburg, Va. for the VT Elite Meet on February 4 and 5. This is the second time this season that the Jackets have competed in back-to-back weekends and the first time this indoor season that they have competed in Virginia.

Tech Track To Compete At VT Elite Meet Feb 4, 2011

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field squads will head out to Blacksburg, Va. for the VT Elite Meet on February 4 and 5. This is the second time this season that the Jackets have competed in back-to-back weekends and the first time this indoor season that they have competed in Virginia.

Tech Women's Track Nets Six Signees Feb 3, 2011

The Georgia Tech women's track and field team has sign six athletes to a national letter of intent. Four of the six signees are from the Peach state while one comes to Tech from Texas and yet another from the state of Illinois.

Wright School Record Highlights Rod McCravy Invitational Jan 29, 2011

On day one of the Rod McCravy Invitational, senior pole vaulter Joanna Wright impressed, breaking her own school record with an outstanding height of 4.30m (14-1.75) and recording an NCAA automatic qualifying mark with the country's fifth best pole vault in the 2011 indoor season.

Wright School Record Highlights Rod McCravy Invitational Jan 29, 2011

On day one of the Rod McCravy Invitational, senior pole vaulter Joanna Wright impressed, breaking her own school record with an outstanding height of 4.30m (14-1.75) and recording an NCAA automatic qualifying mark with the country's fifth best pole vault in the 2011 indoor season.

Tech Track Returns To Lexington for Rod McCravy Invite Jan 28, 2011

After a weekend off from competition, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams return to the track at the Rod McCravy Memorial Invitational on Friday and Saturday, January 28 and 29 in Lexington, Ky.

Tech Track Returns To Lexington for Rod McCravy Invite Jan 28, 2011

After a weekend off from competition, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams return to the track at the Rod McCravy Memorial Invitational on Friday and Saturday, January 28 and 29 in Lexington, Ky.

Jackets Finish Competition At Kentucky Invite Jan 15, 2011

Behind many season best times, the Georgia Tech men's and women's indoor track and field teams rounded out a successful weekend at the Kentucky Invitational, Saturday. The Jackets earned 12 top-10 finishes against some tough competition.

Jackets Finish Competition At Kentucky Invite Jan 15, 2011

Behind many season best times, the Georgia Tech men's and women's indoor track and field teams rounded out a successful weekend at the Kentucky Invitational, Saturday. The Jackets earned 13 top-10 finishes against some tough competition.

Tech Track Off To Kentucky Invitational Jan 13, 2011

This weekend, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will head up Route 75 to Lexington, Ky. where they will compete in the Kentucky Invitational on Friday and Saturday, January 14 and 15. The meet will be the first of two times the Jackets will compete at UK this indoor season.

Tech Track Off To Kentucky Invitational Jan 13, 2011

This weekend, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will head up Route 75 to Lexington, Ky. where they will compete in the Kentucky Invitational on Friday and Saturday, January 14 and 15. The meet will be the first of two times the Jackets will compete at UK this indoor season.

Jackets Succeed On Day One Of Clemson Invite Jan 8, 2011

After day one of competition at the Clemson Invitational, the Georgia Tech men's and women's indoor track and field teams ended with 10 top-5 finishes including a first place showing in the triple jump by Omar Morrison.

Jackets To Kick Off 2011 At The Clemson Invitational Jan 6, 2011

In their first meet of the year, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field squads will head back to Clemson, S.C. where they will compete in the Clemson Invitational on Friday and Saturday, January 7 and 8.

Tech Jumpers Shine At Orange And Purple Classic Dec 4, 2010

In their first meet of the 2010-11 indoor season, the Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams excelled at the Orange and Purple Winter Classic at the Clemson Indoor Track and Field Complex Saturday.

Tech Indoor Track & Field Kicks Off 2010-11 Season Dec 1, 2010

For their first meet of the 2010-11 indoor season the men's and women's track teams will head up Interstate 85 to Clemson University where they will compete in the Orange and Purple Winter Classic on Saturday, December 4.

DuBard Earns USTFCCCA All-Region Honors Nov 15, 2010

For the third-straight season, junior Mary Kate DuBard has earned U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Region Honors. DuBard, who earned a career best 13th place finish at the NCAA South Regional meet, just missed the cut for the national meet coming across the finish line as the fifth individual qualifier.

Jacket Women Earn 15th Place Showing at NCAA South Regionals Nov 13, 2010

Leading all Tech runners for the fifth-straight meet, Georgia Tech junior Mary Kate Dubard finished 13th at the NCAA South Regionals on Saturday at Veterans Park in Hoover, Ala. helping her team to a 15th place showing at the meet. Her time of 20:32.24 was a career-best at the 6k distance and could potentially be good enough to qualify her for the NCAA Championships in Terre Haute, Ind.

Tech Prepares for NCAA South Regionals Nov 12, 2010

Coming off of an 11th place showing the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams look to move up into the top-10 at the NCAA South Regionals hosted by Samford University in Hoover, Ala. on Saturday, Nov. 3. The women will kick things off with a 9:45 a.m. race followed by the men's race an hour later.

Jackets Take 11th at ACC Championships Oct 30, 2010

At their first ever meet in the state of Massachusetts, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams captured 11th place at the ACC Championships, Saturday. The Championships were held for the first time at prestigious Franklin Park, on a blustery, 51 degree day in Boston.

Jackets Take 11th at ACC Championships Oct 30, 2010

At their first ever meet in the state of Massachusetts, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams captured 11th place at the ACC Championships, Saturday. The Championships were held for the first time at prestigious Franklin Park, on a blustery, 51 degree day in Boston.

Shipping Up to Boston! Oct 28, 2010

This weekend the men's and women's cross country teams will head to Boston, Mass. to compete in the ACC Championships held at the prestigious Franklin Park on Saturday, October 30.

Shipping Up to Boston! Oct 28, 2010

This weekend the men's and women's cross country teams will head to Boston, Mass. to compete in the ACC Championships held at the prestigious Franklin Park on Saturday, October 30.

Tech Heads Out To Royal Cross Country Challenge Oct 14, 2010

In their final race of the regular season, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will travel to Charlotte where they will compete in the Royal Cross Country Challenge on Friday, October 15. The women will kick things off this week with a 3:30 p.m. start time followed by the men's race at 4:15 p.m.

Tech Heads Out To Royal Cross Country Challenge Oct 14, 2010

In their final race of the regular season, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will travel to Charlotte where they will compete in the Royal Cross Country Challenge on Friday, October 15. The women will kick things off this week with a 3:30 p.m. start time followed by the men's race at 4:15 p.m.

Jackets Take 21st, 25th at Greater Louisville Classic Oct 2, 2010

Behind a 24th place finish by Mary Kate DuBard and a 35th place finish by Patrick Barron, the Georgia Tech women's and men's cross country teams finished in 25th and 21st place respectively at the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic Saturday.

Jackets Take 21st, 25th at Greater Louisville Classic Oct 2, 2010

Behind a 24th place finish by Mary Kate DuBard and a 35th place finish by Patrick Barron, the Georgia Tech women's and men's cross country teams finished in 25th and 21st place respectively at the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic Saturday.

Jackets To Compete At Greater Louisville Classic Sep 30, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country team will return to the course for the first time in over two weeks when they head to the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park. The men will race first, kicking things off at 9:30 a.m. followed by the women's race at 10:15 a.m.

Jackets To Compete At Greater Louisville Classic Sep 30, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country team will return to the course for the first time in over two weeks when they head to the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park. The men will race first, kicking things off at 9:30 a.m. followed by the women's race at 10:15 a.m.

Barron, DuBard Bring Home Title as Bulldogs Narrowly Edge Jackets Sep 16, 2010

Both Patrick Barron and Mary Kate DuBard edged their Bulldog opponents to capture the title at the Georgia/Georgia Tech Dual Meet Thursday night. The wins mark the first time in the history of the dual meets between the rivals that a Yellow Jacket has crossed the line first.

Barron, DuBard Bring Home Titles as Bulldogs Narrowly Edge Jackets Sep 16, 2010

Both Patrick Barron and Mary Kate DuBard edged their Bulldog opponents to capture the title at the Georgia/Georgia Tech Dual Meet Thursday night. The wins mark the first time in the history of the dual meets between the rivals that a Yellow Jacket has crossed the line first.

Men Third, Women Fourth At UGA Invite Sep 4, 2010

At their first meet of the season the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams finished in third and fourth place in their respective races. The men were paced by Patrick Barron who had the highest finish by any Jacket runner, taking seventh with a time of 24:54.37.

Jacket Cross Country Heads Out To UGA Invite Sep 2, 2010

For the first meet of their season, the Georgia Tech cross country team will head 70 miles east of Atlanta to Athens where they will compete in the UGA Invite in the first of two-straight meets in their rivals' town.

Drosky Announces 2010 Tech Cross Country Schedule Aug 13, 2010

Head coach Alan Drosky announced the 2010 Georgia Tech cross country schedule on Friday. The schedule features the first ever ACC Championship at Franklin Park in Boston, Mass. as well as the third consecutive Georgia-Georgia Tech Dual Meet.

Five Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Aug 5, 2010

For the third-straight season five Georgia Tech women's track and field athletes have earned United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic honors.

Jackets Set for 2010 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships Jun 8, 2010

Three members of the Georgia Tech Track & Field teams - senior's Steve Marcelle and Alphonso Jordan, along with sophomore Bianca Stewart - are set to compete in various events at the 2010 NCAA Outdoor Championships. Action gets underway on Wednesday morning at Hayward Field on the University of Oregon campus in Eugene, Ore. and run through Saturday afternoon.

Four Jackets Named To Academic All-District Track and Field Teams Jun 3, 2010

Georgia Tech senior distance runner Billy Mateker, junior sprinter Hunter Clasen and senior thrower Alana Clooten have been named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District II track and field first team, which was announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Thursday afternoon. Meanwhile, junior pole vaulter Joanna Wright was named to the second-team.

Track & Field Set for NCAA East Regional Meet This Weekend May 25, 2010

17 members of Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams will take part in the 2010 NCAA East Regional Meet this weekend in Greensboro, N.C. Action gets underway at the Irwin Belk Track on the campus of North Carolina A&T on Thursday at 10 a.m. and runs through Saturday evening.

Track & Field Hosts Georgia Tech Invitational This Weekend May 13, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams are set to welcome over 1,000 athletes to the Tech campus this weekend when they host the Georgia Tech Invitational at Griffin Track on Friday and Saturday. Action gets underway on Friday at 12 noon with the hammer throw.

Track & Field Takes Part in Georgia Invitational May 8, 2010

The Georgia Tech women and men's track and field team's took part in the Georgia Invitational in Athens this afternoon. The Jackets carried a limited squad in the meet, but still registered some impressive finishes on the afternoon at the Spec Towns Track.

Track & Field Finishes up Action at Penn Relays Apr 24, 2010

Several members of the Georgia Tech men's and women's track & field teams registered several impressive finishes at the 125th Penn Relays at Franklin Field in Philadelphia, which finished up on Saturday afternoon.

Track & Field's Alphonso Jordan Named MVP of ACC Outdoor Championships Apr 23, 2010

Georgia Tech's Alphonso Jordan was named the men's field most valuable performer for the 2010 ACC Outdoor Track & Field Championships on Friday, as announced by ACC Commissioner John Swofford. With the win, Jordan duplicates the same honor he earned at the ACC Indoor Championships back in February.

Track & Field Off to Penn Relays This Weekend Apr 22, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track and field teams return to action this weekend when they take part in the illustrious Penn Relays at Franklin Field in Philadelphia, Pa. Action gets underway on Thursday morning and continues through Saturday afternoon.

Soaring to New Heights Apr 20, 2010

After his very first hop-skip & jump at the ACC Track & Field Championships, it was clear to Alphonso Jordan that he wouldn't bother triple-jumping a second or third time in the preliminaries. He'd stamped a pass to the finals, and - as it turned out - beyond.

Track & Field Ready for ACC Outdoor Championships Apr 14, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track & field teams are back in action this weekend at the 2010 ACC Outdoor Championships at the Rock Norman Track in Clemson, S.C. Action gets underway on Thursday morning and runs through Saturday evening.

Three Student-Athletes Named to All-ACC Women's Indoor Track & Field Academic Team Apr 14, 2010

Three members of the Georgia Tech women's track & field team have been named to the All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Women's Indoor Track & Field Team as announced today by ACC commissioner John Swofford. The three Yellow Jackets to earn the honor are senior Tiffany Grant, junior Joanna Wright and sophomore Jasmine Isley.

Track & Field Set for Auburn Track Classic Apr 1, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track & field teams are back in action this weekend, hitting the road for the first time on the outdoor season when they take part in the 2010 Auburn Tiger Track Classic in Auburn, Ala. Things gets underway at the Hutsell-Rosen Track on Friday at 4:30 (CT) with the hammer throw and continue on Saturday morning at 10:30 a.m. (CT).

Track & Field's Alana Clooten Named Peach of an Athlete Apr 1, 2010

Georgia Tech track & field athlete Alana Clooten was honored at the 26th annual Peach of an Athlete Role Model Banquet on Tuesday night. The awards program, which is sponsored by the Atlanta Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America, honors student-athletes who are positive role models.

Georgia Tech-Georgia Battle to Tie in Women's Dual Meet Mar 20, 2010

The Georgia Tech-Georgia dual meet was contested on Saturday afternoon at the Griffin Track. In the women's dual, 18 total events were unable to decide it, as the meet ended in a 96-96 draw. For the men, Georgia earned a 123-63 win over the Yellow Jackets.

Clooten Returns, as Bulldogs Take Early Lead on Jackets Mar 19, 2010

The Georgia Tech-Georgia dual got underway Friday afternoon at the Griffin Track, as the hammer throw was contested. After the event, Georgia holds an 8-3 lead over Georgia Tech on the women's side, while the UGA men have a 10-1 lead over the Jackets.

Track & Field Hosts Georgia to Open Outdoor Season Mar 18, 2010

The Georgia Tech track & field team opens the 2010 outdoor portion of their schedule this weekend when they host rival Georgia in the Georgia Tech - Georgia Dual Meet. Action gets underway at the George C. Griffin Track with the hammer at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, with all other events kicking off at 4:15 p.m. on Saturday.

Men's Track & Field Finishes 17th at NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships Mar 13, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's track & field team finished 17th overall at the 2010 NCAA Indoor Championships, which wrapped up this evening at the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville, Ark. Senior Alphonso Jordan led the Jackets on the day, winning a bronze medal with a third place finish in the triple jump .

Jordan Rules Mar 13, 2010

An old adage instructs, "When life gives you lemons, make lemonade." When life gave Alphonso Jordan lemons -- as in two-time All-ACC and 2008 All-American triple jumper James Lemons -- Jordan made history. He's still making it.

Wright There Mar 12, 2010

Joanna Wright's coach says the sky is the limit for her. Another inch and a half two weeks ago would have been just fine, however.

Cross Country Honored by USTFCAA for Work in the Classroom Mar 8, 2010

The Georgia Tech cross country teams were honored for their work in the classroom this week, as both the men's and women's squads were named to the 2009 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic teams.

Cross Country Honored by USTFCAA for Work in the Classroom Mar 8, 2010

The Georgia Tech cross country teams were honored for their work in the classroom this week, as both the men's and women's squads were named to the 2009 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic teams.

Track & Field Competes at VT Final Qualifier Mar 6, 2010

The Georgia Tech track & field teams competed in their final meet before next weekend's NCAA Indoor Championships on Saturday, as the several Yellow Jackets took part in the VT Final Qualifier in Blacksburg, Va.

Track & Field Competes at VT Final Qualifier Mar 6, 2010

The Georgia Tech track & field teams competed in their final meet before next weekend's NCAA Indoor Championships on Saturday, as the several Yellow Jackets took part in the VT Final Qualifier in Blacksburg, Va.

Jordan Named Field MVP of ACC Indoor Championships Mar 5, 2010

Georgia Tech's Alphonso Jordan was named the men's field most valuable performer for the 2010 ACC Indoor Track & Field Championships on Friday, as announced by ACC Commissioner John Swofford. Jordan is Tech's first ACC Indoor Field MVP since 2004, when Brandon Mahoney garnered the award.

Three Yellow Jackets Earn ACC Post-Graduate Scholarship Awards Mar 1, 2010

GREENSBORO, N.C.-- Three Georgia Tech student-athletes - Alana Clooten (track and field), Ryann Kopacka (swimming) and Amanda McDowell (tennis) - are among the 36 who will receive ACC Post-Graduate Scholarships, league commissioner John Swofford announced today.

Track & Field Ready for ACC Indoor Championships Feb 23, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track & field teams are set for the 2010 ACC Indoor Championships this weekend, Feb. 25-27, in Blacksburg, Va. Action gets underway on Thursday with the women's and men's Heptathlon beginning at noon.

Track & Field Ready for ACC Indoor Championships Feb 23, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track & field teams are set for the 2010 ACC Indoor Championships this weekend, Feb. 25-27, in Blacksburg, Va. Action gets underway on Thursday with the women's and men's Heptathlon beginning at noon.

Throwing Big Feb 16, 2010

Back in the day in Green Bay, Wisc. where dad worked on boilers for a living, everybody grilled brats before Packers games, the winters cooked souls, and dinner hour was more a five-minute scramble for life than an hour of anything, Steve Marcelle toughened up.

Track & Field Back in Action at Tiger Paw Invitational This Weekend Feb 11, 2010

The Georgia Tech track & field will take part in the Tiger Paw Invitational this weekend in Clemson, S.C. to continue their indoor season. Action gets underway at 5 p.m. on Friday evening and concludes on Saturday afternoon beginning at noon. The event is the last for Tech before the team takes part in the ACC Indoor Championships beginning on Feb. 25th.

Track & Field Back in Action at Tiger Paw Invitational This Weekend Feb 11, 2010

The Georgia Tech track & field will take part in the Tiger Paw Invitational this weekend in Clemson, S.C. to continue their indoor season. Action gets underway at 5 p.m. on Friday evening and concludes on Saturday afternoon beginning at noon. The event is the last for Tech before the team takes part in the ACC Indoor Championships beginning on Feb. 25th.

Track & Field Finishes Up Action at VT Elite Invitational Feb 6, 2010

Junior Subbu Sivanesan captured the open section of the 400-meter dash to lead the Georgia Tech track & field team on the second and final day of the Virginia Tech Elite Invitational Saturday afternoon. In all, the Yellow Jackets recorded eight top-ten finishes on the day in various events.

Track & Field Finishes Up Action at VT Elite Invitational Feb 6, 2010

Junior Subbu Sivanesan captured the open section of the 400-meter dash to lead the Georgia Tech track & field team on the second and final day of the Virginia Tech Elite Invitational Saturday afternoon. In all, the Yellow Jackets recorded eight top-ten finishes on the day in various events.

Track & Field Heads to Virginia Tech Elite Invitational This Weekend Feb 4, 2010

The Georgia Tech track & field squad returns to action this weekend in Blacksburg, Va. as they take part in the Virginia Tech Elite Invitational. Action gets underway on Friday at 5 p.m. with the long jump and the 3000-meter run, with competition continuing on Saturday at 10 a.m.

Jordan Impressive on Day One of Rod McCravy Invitational Jan 29, 2010

Senior Alphonso Jordan posted a NCAA Provisional mark in the triple jump to lead the Georgia Tech Track & Field team in day one of the Rod McCravy Memorial Invitational on the campus of the University of Kentucky on Friday night.

Track & Field Back in Action at Rod McCravy Invitational Jan 28, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track & field teams returns to action this weekend at the Rod McCravy Invitational in Lexington, Ky. The meet begins Friday at 6 p.m. EST with select field events. Field events resume Saturday morning at 9:30 a.m. before running events begin at 12:30 p.m.

Track & Field Set for Clemson Invitational Jan 7, 2010

The Georgia Tech men's and women's track & field teams return to the track this weekend when they take part on the 2010 Clemson Invitational in Clemson, S.C. Action gets underway on Friday at 5 p.m. and concludes on Saturday beginning at 9 a.m.

Wooden It Be Nice? Dec 27, 2009

As a member of the track and field team, Alaska native Alana Clooten has found a way to make an impact on The Flats by taking part in the Student-Athlete Advisory Board (SAAB). So far-reaching have been her efforts that she was named a semifinalist for the 2009 Wooden Citizenship Cup.

Running Is In The Blood Nov 19, 2009

There was never much doubt as to which path Patrick Barron was going to choose when it came to collegiate sports.

Women's Cross Country 10th, Men 11th at NCAA South Region Championships Nov 14, 2009

Sophomore Mary Kate Dubard finished 22nd to lead the Georgia Tech women's cross country team to a 10th place finish at the 2009 NCAA South Region Championships held on the Harry Pritchard Running Course in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Saturday. The Yellow Jacket men's team finished 11th at the event.

Cross Country Ready for South Region Championships Nov 12, 2009

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country team's return to this course on Saturday when they take part in the 2009 NCAA South Region Championships in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Action begins at 11 a.m. (ET) at the Harry Pritchett Running Park with the men's 10k and concludes at 12:15 (ET) with the women's 6k event.

Tech Men's Cross Country Eighth, Women 11th at ACC Championships Oct 31, 2009

CARY, N.C. - The Georgia Tech cross country team took part in the 2009 ACC Championships on Saturday morning on the WakeMed Soccer and Cross Country Complex in Cary, N.C. The Yellow Jacket men's squad registered an eighth place finish in the event, which was their best since 2004, while the women's squad finished 11th .

Tech Men's Cross Country Eighth, Women 11th at ACC Championships Oct 31, 2009

The Georgia Tech cross country team took part in the 2009 ACC Championships on Saturday morning on the WakeMed Soccer and Cross Country Complex in Cary, N.C. The Yellow Jacket men's squad registered an eighth place finish in the event, which was their best since 2004, while the women's squad finished 11th

Cross Country Set For ACC Championships Oct 29, 2009

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams head to Cary, N.C. on Saturday to take part in the 2009 ACC Championships held at the WakeMed Soccer Park and hosted by NC State. The men's 8K race will begin at 9:30 a.m., while the women's 6K will start at 10:30 a.m.

Cross Country Set For ACC Championships Oct 29, 2009

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams head to Cary, N.C. on Saturday to take part in the 2009 ACC Championships held at the WakeMed Soccer Park and hosted by NC State. The men's 8K race will begin at 9:30 a.m., while the women's 6K will start at 10:30 a.m.

Dubard, Mateker Lead Cross Country At Pre-NCAA Meet Oct 17, 2009

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country team took part in the Pre-NCAA meet on Saturday morning. The event was run on the Lavern Gibson Championship Cross Country course on the campus of Indiana State.

Dubard, Mateker Lead Cross Country At Pre-NCAA Meet Oct 17, 2009

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country team took part in the Pre-NCAA meet on Saturday morning. The event was run on the Lavern Gibson Championship Cross Country course on the campus of Indiana State.

Cross Country set for Pre-NCAA Meet at Indiana State Oct 15, 2009

After a week off from competition, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams return to the course Saturday morning when they compete at the NCAA Pre-Nationals Meet hosted by Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Ind. Action begins for the men at 11 a.m., while the women's team begins their race at 12:55 p.m

Cross Country set for Pre-NCAA Meet at Indiana State Oct 15, 2009

After a week off from competition, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams return to the course Saturday morning when they compete at the NCAA Pre-Nationals Meet hosted by Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Ind. Action begins for the men at 11 a.m., while the women's team begins their race at 12:55 p.m

Crossing State Lines Sep 30, 2009

Following the trail in search of talent can run hot and cold. The Georgia Tech women's cross country team is benefiting from a hot streak on the road they took through South Carolina, one that over the last two years has netted star runners Mary Kate DuBard and Kate Borowicz.

Tech Cross Country Heads To Crimson Classic Friday Sep 18, 2009

After a weekend off from competition, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will compete at the 21st annual Crimson Classic at the Harry Pritchett running park Friday in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Tech Cross Country Heads To Crimson Classic Friday Sep 18, 2009

After a weekend off from competition, the Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams will compete at the 21st annual Crimson Classic at the Harry Pritchett running park Friday in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Georgia Tech Men Outrun in Dual with Dogs Sep 4, 2009

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams fell to the Georgia Bulldogs by identical 50-15 scores in the Tech-Georgia Dual Friday evening in Bishop, Ga.

Georgia Tech Opens 2009 Slate with Dual against Georgia Sep 3, 2009

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams open their 2009 slate with the Georgia Tech-Georgia dual meet Friday at the UGA Equestrian Complex in Bishop, Ga. The event starts with the women's 5k at 6:00 p.m., followed by the men's 5-mile at 6:30 p.m.

Cross Country Opens 2009 Slate with Dual against Georgia Sep 3, 2009

The Georgia Tech men's and women's cross country teams open their 2009 slate with the Georgia Tech-Georgia dual meet Friday at the UGA Equestrian Complex in Bishop, Ga. The event starts with the women's 5k at 6:00 p.m., followed by the men's 5-mile at 6:30 p.m.

Know The Coach - Grover Hinsdale Aug 10, 2009

This summer, each Georgia Tech head coach will be featured in a new series -- "Know The Coach." Each week, a different head coach has been profiled where you can get to know them outside the competition field. Week nine features men's track & field coach Grover Hinsdale.

Know The Coach - Alan Drosky Jul 13, 2009

This summer, each Georgia Tech head coach will be featured in a new series -- "Know The Coach." Each week, a different head coach will be profiled where you can get to know them outside the competition field. Up today is cross country and women's track coach Alan Drosky.

Know The Coach - Alan Drosky Jul 13, 2009

This summer, each Georgia Tech head coach will be featured in a new series -- "Know The Coach." Each week, a different head coach will be profiled where you can get to know them outside the competition field. Up today is cross country and women's track coach Alan Drosky.

Mateker Earns ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Honors Jun 19, 2009

Georgia Tech track & field junior Billy Mateker was named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-American third team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), the organization and publication announced Thursday.

Jackets Set For NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships Jun 9, 2009

Eight members of the Georgia Tech men's and women's track & field teams are set for competition at the 2009 NCAA Outdoor Championships, June 10-13, in Fayetteville, Ark. The meet will begin Wednesday at John Mcdonnell Field on the University of Arkansas campus.

Jackets Set For NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships Jun 9, 2009

Eight members of the Georgia Tech men's and women's track & field teams are set for competition at the 2009 NCAA Outdoor Championships, June 10-13, in Fayetteville, Ark. The meet will begin Wednesday at John Mcdonnell Field on the University of Arkansas campus.

Alphonso Jordan's Journal: NCAA Championships Jun 8, 2009

Georgia Tech's Alphonso Jordan will be providing fans with a behind the scenes look at the 2009 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, June 10-13, in Fayetteville, Ark. Jordan's journal will include pictures and an exclusive video blog.

Alphonso Jordan's Journal: NCAA Championships Jun 8, 2009

Georgia Tech's Alphonso Jordan will be providing fans with a behind the scenes look at the 2009 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, June 10-13, in Fayetteville, Ark. Jordan's journal will include pictures and an exclusive video blog.

Four Jackets Named To Academic All-District Track and Field Teams Jun 4, 2009

Georgia Tech junior distance runner Billy Mateker has been named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III track and field first team, which was announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Thursday afternoon. Senior thrower Alana Clooten and sophomore pole vaulters Joanna Wright and Erica Penk were named to the second team.

Four Jackets Named To Academic All-District Track and Field Teams Jun 4, 2009

Georgia Tech junior distance runner Billy Mateker has been named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District III track and field first team, which was announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Thursday afternoon. Senior thrower Alana Clooten and sophomore pole vaulters Joanna Wright and Erica Penk were named to the second team.

Track Knoxville Delivers Promises Michael Garcia Aug 4, 2006

The Track Knoxville coaching duo of Tyangela Sanders and Charles Ryan claim that their program is dedicated to maximizing talent and delivering their athletes into college programs. Well so far so good, as all four Track Knoxville seniors are off to college.