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Illini men’s track led by Viney at Stanford Invite

Illini men’s track led by Viney at Stanford Invite

By Will Most

April 3, 2016

@IlliniMTrack kick their outdoor season off with a decent performance at Stanford Invite. #IlliniIn a season with many key athletes under redshirt, Illinois men’s track went into their weekend meet in California hoping to see some of the younger members of their team succeed.Instead one of their o...

Cam Viney’s last season on Illini Men’s Track

By Will Most

March 3, 2016

Tweet: Cam Viney looks back on his career with @IlliniMTrack as he prepares for his final season. #IlliniCam Viney always loved the outdoors. Growing up in his hometown of Elkins, West Virginia, Viney went backpacking, hiking, camping and swimming in a river with friends. Along with his love of t...

Illini men’s track caps of indoor season disappointing at Big Ten Championship

Illini men’s track caps of indoor season disappointing at Big Ten Championship

By Will Most

February 29, 2016

The entire Illinois men’s track indoor season was defined by injuries as the Illini traveled from meet to meet with no consistent team success.Athletes like Dylan Lafond, Jonathan Wells and Cam Viney regularly put together strong performances, but more often than not, the rest of the team didn’t o...

Illinois men’s track caps off season at Orange and Blue Open

Illinois men’s track caps off season at Orange and Blue Open

By Will Most

February 21, 2016

In the 3000 meters, Dylan Lafond, Ian Barnett and Jesse Reiser had separated themselves from the pack.AGEach runner seemed to be on pace to finish just beyond eight minutes, when, halfway through the race, Lafond and Barnett stopped suddenly and walked off the track.AGReiser, who was running unattached, would go...

Illini men’s track keeps pace at Cyclone Classic

By Will Most

February 15, 2016

Tweet: @IlliniMTrack still struggle to find their groove before the Big Ten Championships. #IlliniThe Illinois men's track and field team got some strong individual performances in Ames, Iowa, this weekend, but couldn't pull those together into a complete team result.The Illini will host the Oran...

Illini men's track takes small victories in Lexington

By Will Most

January 24, 2016

There was no true winner at the end of the Rod McCravy Memorial Invite this weekend, although some members of the Illinois men’s track and field team shone individually — the meet didn’t involve any team scores.Illinois’ long distance unit, consisting mostly of the cross-country squad that ...

Illinois men’s track and field looks sharp in final meet before Big Ten Outdoor Championships

Illinois men’s track and field looks sharp in final meet before Big Ten Outdoor Championships

May 4, 2015

With the Big Ten Outdoor Championships less than two weeks away, little time remains for the Illinois men’s track and field team to sharpen its skills. Despite the fact that there was no team competition or silverware on the line, the Illini had yet another solid showing Saturday in Iowa City, Iowa, ...

Illinois men’s track and field prepares for Musco Twilight

Illinois men’s track and field prepares for Musco Twilight

April 30, 2015

Following its biggest win of the season at Drake Relays and two weeks away from the Big Ten Championships, this weekend is a different one for the Illinois men’s track and field team. The Illini will wrap up their regular season this weekend at the Musco Twilight meet in Iowa City, Iowa. With the Big...

Illini men’s track and field dominates Drake Relays

Illini men’s track and field dominates Drake Relays

April 27, 2015

The Illinois men’s track and field team brought the Hy-Vee Cup back home for the third-straight year, finishing first at this week’s Drake Relays. Head coach Mike Turk was satisfied with his team’s recorded-breaking performance in Des Moines, Iowa. “Our performance this weekend was outstandin...

Men’s track and field prepares for Drake Relays

Men’s track and field prepares for Drake Relays

By Emma McGowen

April 22, 2015

The Illinois men’s track and field team will travel to Des Moines, Iowa, for the 106th Drake Relays April 22-25, with different events held each day. The Illini won the Hy-Vee Cup in 2013 and tied with Arkansas in 2014. The Razorbacks look to be a top competitor for the Cup once again. With Illinoi...

Illinois men’s track and field wins Illinois Twilight

Illinois men’s track and field wins Illinois Twilight

April 20, 2015

The Illinois men’s track and field team hosted the Illinois Twilight meet on Saturday, competing against nine other teams. The Illini took first in the meet — the team won 10 events, set two facility records, and 25 collective personal and season bests. In the 10-team field, Eastern Illinois, who p...

Illinois men’s track and field hosts Illinois Twilight meet this weekend

April 16, 2015

Saturday will be the first and last outdoor meet hosted by the Illinois men’s track team this spring. The Illini host the Illinois Twilight meet Saturday in the Illinois Track and Soccer Stadium. Though the team has limited opportunities to compete at home, the team plans to take advantage of the Il...

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