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Track & Field ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Alexandra Emilianov Earns First Team All-American Honors on Final Day of NCAA Outdoors

Kansas junior Alexandra Emilianov earned First Team All-American honors in the womenโ€™s discus throw at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon on Saturday, throwing 57.60m (189 ft.).

Track & Field ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Samantha Van Hoecke Places Eighth in Pole Vault on Thursday

Kansas sophomore Samantha Van Hoecke placed eighth overall to earn First Team All-Amerca honors in the womenโ€™s pole vault final at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon on Thursday, clearing 4.20m (13-9.25 ft.).

Track & Field ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Three Jayhawks Earn All-America Honors on First Day of NCAA Outdoor Championships

Three Jayhawks earned All-American honors, including a runner-up finish from senior Gleb Dudarev in the menโ€™s hammer throw, on the first day of the NCAA Outdoor Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.

Track & Field ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Five Jayhawks Set for NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene

Five Jayhawks are set to make an appearance at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon from June 9-12, as they compete amongst the best in the country for a shot at a national title.

Track & Field ๐ŸŽ™ The Jayhawker Podcast | Zach Bradford: Flying High

Jayhawk Zach Bradford is one of the top collegiate pole vaulters, and in 2021, he has the best mark in the nation for a collegiate athlete. As he gears up for the NCAA Championships, how did he take up such a unique sport? And what is the secret to his success?

General Kansas Student-Athletes Post Strong Semester in Classroom

Kansas Athletics student-athletes continued to standout in the classroom, collecting a 3.40 department grade-point average for the 2021 spring semester. Each of the 14 teams recorded a 3.00 GPA or better, with five teams establishing new program records.

Track & Field ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Tom Hays Named USTFCCCA Menโ€™s Midwest Region Assistant Coach of the Year

Kansas track and field assistant coach Tom Hays was named the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) menโ€™s Midwest Region Coach of the Year on Friday, marking his second career Midwest Region Assistant Coach of the Year honor.

Track & Field ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Emilianov Qualifies for NCAAโ€™s on Final Day of Prelims

Kansas track and field junior Alexandra Emilianov qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships to be held June 9-12 in Eugene, Oregon in the womenโ€™s discus, launching a throw of 59.16m (194-1 ft.) to qualify for her third-career NCAA Outdoor Championship.

Track & Field ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Weather Postpones Day Three of West Prelims

Day three of the NCAA West Preliminary in College Station was cut short due to weather. Fridayโ€™s track events have been moved to Saturday.

Track & Field ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Van Hoecke Qualifies for NCAA Championships on Day Two of Prelims

Kansas sophomore Samantha Van Hoecke qualified for her first career NCAA Outdoor Championships on the second day of the NCAA West Preliminary on Thursday, clearing a personal best 4.27m (14-0 ft.) in the womenโ€™s pole vault.

Track & Field ๐Ÿ‘Ÿ Three Jayhawks Punch Tickets to NCAA Outdoor Championships on Day One of Prelims

Three Jayhawks โ€“ Gleb Dudarev, Zach Bradford and Hussain Al-Hizam - earned bids to the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Championships at the NCAA West Preliminary in College Station, Texas on Wednesday.

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