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Illinois women’s track and field win three events at Billy Hayes Invitational

Illinois' Jesica Ejesieme takes her last few strides before finishing the 100 meter hurdle event during the Illinois Twilight Track and Field meet at Illinois Soccer and Track Stadium on April 12.

May 5, 2014

The Illinois women’s track and field team finished with three event titles at the Billy Hayes Invitational over the weekend. The meet held in Bloomington, Indiana, was the final of the regular season for the Illini. “We’ve had a lot of ups and downs to our season, but it’s important to go into Big Tens on a posi...

Illinois women’s track and field to host 1st outdoor meet since 2010

April 11, 2014

On Saturday the Illinois women’s track and field team will be competing against more than just other schools. The Illini will have to battle Illinois weather, which has proved this winter and spring it can be tough to handle. The Orange and Blue will host the Illinois Twilight, the first outdoor m...

Illinois women’s track continues success in the Illini Classic

By Nicholas Fortin

January 21, 2014

The Illinois women’s track team started its indoor season with two impressive performances at home. After taking nine individual titles in the season-opening Illini Open, the team finished first in a 10-team field at the Illini Classic on Saturday. “It was a great day and a great meet,” head coach ...