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Track & Field

A Breakdown of the Transfer Portals Past, Present and Future

A Breakdown of the Transfer Portal’s Past, Present and Future

By J. Prather January 26, 2021

  For college athletes looking to find a new university and for universities looking to pick up transfers with collegiate play experience, October 2018 was the beginning of a new era. The transfer...

Head Cross Country and Track and Field Coach Kyle Kepler at the McCarthey Family Track and Field Complex on July 2, 2020. (Photo by Justin Prather | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Know Your Coach: Kyle Kepler

By Sammy Mora, Sports Editor August 12, 2020

  Over the last few seasons, the University of Utah cross country team has become a team with growing national prominence. Last season the team defeated the then No. 1 ranked Notre Dame on their...

(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Track Finishes Off Indoor Season With a Bang

By Ryker Jackson, Sports Writer March 1, 2020

  The University of Utah track team had a terrific day, capping off a spectacular weekend at the MPSF Indoor Championships. The championships were held in Seattle on Friday and Saturday. The...


Utah Utes Womens Track & Field team warms up as The University of Utah and Weber State host the Utah Spring Classic at the McCarthey Family Track and Field Complex in Salt Lake City, UT on Friday April 06, 2018.
(Photo by Curtis Lin/ Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Track and Field Sprints Into MPSF Championships

By Ryker Jackson, Sports Writer February 26, 2020

  The University of Utah Utes track and field team hopes to cap off a terrific indoor season this weekend as they visit Seattle for the fourth time this year, this time to compete in the Mountain...

The University of Utahs Track and Field team during the Womens 4x400 Meter Relay in an NCAA Track and Field meet at the McCarthey Family Track and Field Complex in Salt Lake City on Sat. April 13, 2019.(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Season-Best Performances Cap Off Indoor Season for Utah Track and Field

By Ryker Jackson, Sports Writer February 22, 2020

  The University of Utah track and field team put on another round of incredible performances on Friday. A DMR squad, which stands for Distance Medley Relay, performed well in Winston-Salem, South...

The University of Utahs Track and Field team during the Womens 4x400 Meter Relay in an NCAA Track and Field meet at the McCarthey Family Track and Field Complex in Salt Lake City on Saturday, April 13, 2019. (Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Track and Field Looks for a Final Push Before Championships

By Ryker Jackson , Sports Writer February 20, 2020

  The University of Utah track and field team has been on a tear the last couple of weeks, with big records being set at the Don Kirby Invitational, the Weber State Invitational and the Husky Classic....

University of Utah junior distance runner Sarah Newton (5) readied up prior to the start of the final heat of the Womens 800 meter run in an NCAA Track and Field meet at the McCarthey Family Track and Field Complex in Salt Lake City on Saturday, April 13.(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Big Weekend, Bigger Records for Utah Track and Field

By Ryker Jackson, Sports Writer February 16, 2020

  The University of Utah track and field team had another spectacular showing this weekend participating in three events. The first day of competition was held in Albuquerque, New Mexico at...

University of Utah junior hurdler Brooke Martin started out of the blocks during the Womens 400 Meter Hurdles in an NCAA Track and Field meet at the McCarthey Family Track and Field Complex in Salt Lake City on Saturday April 13, 2019.(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Track and Field Set for Three Meets in One Weekend

By Ryker Jackson, Sports Writer February 13, 2020

  The University of Utah  Track and Field team will have a jampacked week ahead with three meets spanning different areas of the country. Feb. 13 and 14 is the Don Kirby Classic in Albuquerque,...

University of Utah sophomore distance runner Emma Christensen (7) led the Utes in the Womens 3000 meter run in an NCAA Track and Field meet at the McCarthey Family Track and Field Complex in Salt Lake City, UT on Saturday April 13, 2019.(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Track and Field Sprints to New Records

By Ryker Jackson, Sports Writer February 1, 2020

  The University of Utah track and field team continued their amazing season with terrific performances at the Texas Tech and UW Invitationals over the weekend. Multiple competitors posted new...

University of Utah sophomore Kennedy Powell (32) during the Womens 5K run at the Utah Open in an NCAA Cross Country Meet at Sunnyside Park in Salt Lake City, UT on Friday October 25, 2019.(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Track and Field Set to Begin Tough Road Stretch

By Ryker Jackson, Sports Writer January 30, 2020

  The University of Utah women’s track and field team is back in action this week, starting on Thursday at the Texas Tech Invite in Lubbock, Texas. After posting a remarkable showing at the Bronco...