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Strong winds can't slow down women's track and field

Strong winds can't slow down women's track and field

April 3, 2016

The Illinois women’s track and field team battled gusty winds all weekend at the Big Blue Classic hoste...

Illni fail to make their mark at nationals

Illni fail to make their mark at nationals

March 13, 2016

In their final performance of the indoor season, Illini sophomore Pedrya Seymour and junior Kandie Bloch-J...

Seymour hopes to continue strong streak at nationals

By Jacob Diaz

March 10, 2016

Illini sophomore hurdler Pedrya Seymour has had a good month.Three weeks ago at the Orange and Blue Open, she matched her personal best in the 60 meter hurdles — 8.21 seconds — en route to a first-place finish. She followed up that performance by shaving her personal best down to 8.16 seconds at the Big Ten Ch...

Illini women's track and field wins four events at Orange and Blue Open

Illini women's track and field wins four events at Orange and Blue Open

February 21, 2016

In its final meet before the Big Ten Championships next weekend, the Illini women’s track and field...

Richartz and Bloch-Jones head to the NCAA Outdoor Championship

Richartz and Bloch-Jones head to the NCAA Outdoor Championship

May 31, 2015

The Illinois women’s track and field team traveled to Austin this past weekend for the NCAA Division I...

Illinois women’s track and field finishes regular season

By Zoe Kaler

May 10, 2015

The Illinois women’s track and field team wrapped up its regular season Saturday in West Lafayette, Indiana, at the Rankin/Poehlein Invitational, hosted by Purdue.ssThe Illini picked up seven event titles and 23 top-10 finishes. ssLast week, distance coach Scott Jones predicted that the team would see a lot of personal-bes...

Illini women's track and field leans on individuals for success

By Zoe Kaler

May 10, 2015

The Illinois women’s cross country team won three meets during the season: the Illinois State Invite, the Bradley Invite and the Illini Open.Senior Alyssa Schneider was a key performer this season. She claimed individual victories at two of the team’s five regular season meets: the Illinois Challenge and the Illinois State...