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Illinois men’s track places second at Gibson Invitational

By Will Most

April 10, 2016


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Tweet: [email protected] fought tough weather to place second in the Gibson Invitational with young core. #IlliniWith awful on-and-off weather this past weekend, Illinois men's track head coach Michael Turk almost withdrew his team from the Indiana State Gibson Invitational. Turk repeatedly...

Illini mens track kick off outdoor season at Stanford Invite

Illini mens track kick off outdoor season at Stanford Invite

By Will Most

March 30, 2016


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Tweet: .With a roster missing some of their best athletes @IlliniMTrack heads to California for the Stanford Invite. #IlliniAfter an indoor season where the Illinois men’s track team struggled to stand out, the team will be starting off the outdoor season at the Stanford Invite and fielding a roster ...

Lafond and Wells compete in national championship

Lafond and Wells compete in national championship

By Will Most

March 10, 2016


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After leading the way for Illinois men’s track and field most of the season, sophomore Jonathan Wells and junior Dylan Lafond are looking to succeed as individuals this weekend.chThe two will head to Birmingham, Alabama, to compete in the men’s NCAA Indoor Championships.chLafond, one of the leade...

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

By Will Most

March 3, 2016


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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...

Illinois men's track prepare for Big Ten Championship

By Will Most

February 25, 2016


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Tweet: [email protected] still struggling with injuries, prepares for tough Big Ten Competition #IlliniLast indoor season, the Illinois men's track and field team strode into the Big Ten Championship relatively injury-free, where they ran off with second place. The 2016 season is very different &md...

Illini men’s track banking on success in Nebraska

By Will Most

February 4, 2016


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Check out the Radio Feature on Mo Maat by Will Gerard here.After one of its most challenging meets of the year in Lexington, Kentucky, the Illinois men’s track team got a weekend to relax and recuperate after racing several top-25 teams and playing what was a punishing start to its season.With the rest, practice and people returning from injury, Head Coa...