The Kansas men’s and women’s track and field teams close out the regular season portion of their 2021 outdoor campaign this weekend when they travel to the Ward Haylett Invitational in Manhattan, Kansas May 6-8.
The Kansas men’s and women’s track and field teams closed out a strong weekend at the John McDonnell Invitational in Fayetteville, Arkansas on Sunday, which included two top-10 KU performers and several lifetime bests.
University of Kansas sophomore Zach Bradford was named the Big 12 track & field Athlete of the Week for the second-straight week, the conference announced on Wednesday, after winning the pole vault at the Michael Johnson Invitational with a clearance of 5.71m (18-8.75 ft.).
The Kansas men’s and women’s track and field teams will compete in a pair of meets this weekend as it is in action at the Sooner Invitational in Norman, Oklahoma and the Michael Johnson Invitational in Waco, Texas April 16-17.
After jumping the KU indoor school record in the pole vault at the Tom Botts Invitational on Saturday, Kansas sophomore Zach Bradford has been named the Big 12 Athlete of the Week, the conference announced on Wednesday.
Kansas’ Zach Bradford set the indoor pole vault school record on day two of the Tom Botts Invitational in Columbia, Missouri on Saturday, clearing 5.81m (19-0.75 ft.). Due to weather, the event was contested indoors.
The Kansas men’s and women’s track and field teams concluded day one of the Tom Botts Invitational at Audrey J. Walton Stadium in Columbia, Missouri on Friday, winning three events paired with a number of personal bests.