Arkansas State track and field head coach Jim Patchell was named Sun Belt Conference Women's Outdoor Track & Field Head Coach of the Year, the league office announced Friday.
Eight men and eight women student-athletes will represent the Arkansas State University track and field program at the NCAA West Region Preliminaries May 23-25 at Hornet Stadium in Sacramento, Calif.
The Arkansas State women's team won the Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championship Sunday while the men finished second on the final day of the three day meet at the A-State Track & Field Complex.
The Arkansas State track and field teams are in position to challenge for the Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Championship as day two was completed Saturday at the A-State Track & Field Complex.
For the first time as a member of the Sun Belt Conference, Arkansas State played host to the Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships with day one ending under the lights with the 10,000 meter run.
This weekend the Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships comes to Arkansas State starting on Friday and ending Sunday evening at the A-State Track & Field Complex.
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The Arkansas State track and field teams wrapped up competition ahead of the Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Championships with 10 individual event titles and 21 top-five finishes at the Memphis Invitational this weekend.
Arkansas State claimed 24 event titles in the annual Red Wolves Open held Saturday at the A-State Track & Field Complex.
Inclement weather on Thursday and the forecast for Friday have caused the Red Wolves Open schedule for this weekend at the Arkansas State Track & Field Complex to be adjusted.
Inclement weather shortened the Joe Walker Invitational at Ole Miss, but the Arkansas State track and field teams were able to post quality results at Ole Miss and two other meets over the weekend.
Arkansas State women's track and field swept the Sun Belt Conference weekly honors as sprinter Caitalnd Smith was named the Women's Track Athlete of the Week and multi-event athlete Emma Nwofor was named the Women's Field Athlete of the Week.