There may not be a more pure and demanding process in college athletics than qualifying for the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, which begins Thursday for Florida State's NCAA East Preliminary qualifiers.
Florida Track & Field and Cross Country News
Championship season is here and the No. 1/6 Florida men's and women's track and field squads will start the road to Eugene at the NCAA East Preliminary at Hodges Stadium on the University of North Florida campus in Jacksonville May 28-30. (via www.gatorzone.com)
Review of the five individuals and one team that have top 10 all-time marks as well as a preview of the HS boys events at the Prefontaine Classic
The junior won the final adidas Dream 100 qualifier in a PR 11.43 and is at her career peak after leaving the heralded St. Thomas Aquinas, Flor. sprint program to train with Boldon, a four-time Olympic medalist
Six Florida sprinters will compete this weekend at the Prefontaine Classic in Oregon in the first ever high school events.
Five changes to the top of leaderboard and a review of the 11 nation leader that have top 10 all-time marks
WATCH Episode 2 of ON THE RISE: Anna Rohrer as the 4-time national champ discovers the purpose and lessons learned from her journey to now be enjoying her best year of running yet. What Foot Locker curse?
Once again we are doing our Salute To Seniors series. We've done this the past three years. It's kind of like "Senior farewells". We wanted to highlight the senior class over the next coming weeks before they off to college.
The state's top discus thrower and defending 4A state champion has decided to commit to the United States Air Force Academy (USAFA)
See how Florida alumni fared in the NAIA, D2, and D3 National Championships.
There's no time to blink as some of the best marks of the season are pouring in across the nation with regional and state meets happening left and right
Watch one of the tastiest race videos of the spring in the 2015 Golden South Classic boys mile! Avery Bartlett, Conner Mantz, and Bryce Balenseifen leave it all on the track for final adidas Dream Mile auto spot!
Two of the best future stars in the boys 400 were found at Golden South with US #3 ranked sophomore Jamal Walton and 8th grader Tyrese Cooper with his new 47.13 PR. Full Golden South meet recap.
Watch Khalifa St. Fort of St. Thomas Aquinas win a Golden South loaded girls 100 which no clear favorite was present coming in, but St. Fort came out on top in US #3 clocking of 11.43!
Watch Devin Quinn earn a spot in the adidas Dream 100 beating many of the best sprinters in his home state of Florida with a US #14 wind legal personal best time of 10.49 at the Golden South Classic!
Watch every race from the 2015 Golden South Classic exclusively on flrunners.com including the boys 110 meter hurdles finals show down of state champions in Damion Thomas, John Burt, and Antwuan Musgrove.
Tyrese Cooper does it again! After running a 47.44 PR in the 400 in the prelims at Golden South Classic, the 8th grader from Miami lowered his time down to 47.13 in the finals! Watch the race!
Complete results from the 2015 Golden South Classic in Orlando, Florida on May 23rd.
Watch the epic finish from Golden South boys mile race! Two guys that left it all out there with Avery Bartlett (4:08.55) of Florida edging out Conner Mantz (4:08.77) of Utah for final adidas dream mile auto spot!
8th grader Tyrese Cooper turns heads around the nation a few weeks ago running an unbelievable middle school triple. Watch him again tonight after already running 47.44!
The IAAF Diamond League event will feature high school entries for the first time in 2015; Girls Mile and Girls 200m fields released today
Pasco junior Alfreda Steele is one of the top sprinters in the state and in the nation. Saturday she will face a heated field at the 2015 Golden South Classic with a ticket to the Dream 100 on the line. Watch her put in work at the "oval office" days before the meet!
The 2015 Golden South Classic will give runners one last opportunity to punch their tickets to the Dream 100 and Dream Mile in New York City. We preview the girls 100m dash and the top candidates to earn that coveted trip!
Devin Quinn of Port Charlotte headlines a very competitive field at the 2015 Golden South Classic. The winner receives an automatic bid to the Dream 100 in New York City. Check out our preview of the big race!
The 2015 Golden South Classic looks to be heated with tickets to the Dream 100 and Dream Mile on the line! See the final performance list and don't forget to WATCH LIVE ON MILESPLIT May 23rd!
The St. Thomas Aquinas senior is a relay star who won her very first individual FL state title two weeks ago. She will race the Golden South Classic this weekend in search of her second straight adidas Dream 100 invite
Sub-4:50 sophomores Rachel McArthur, Lauren Gregory and Ashton Endsley will challenge for the final auto qualifier to the adidas Dream Mile
Florida's top distance runners will be challenged by nationally ranked Connor Mantz of Utah (pictured above) and Bryce Balenseifen a nine time state champion out of Oklahoma. Mantz is the man to beat and would like nothing more than to return to the Adidas Dream Mile where he was 10th in 2014.
Teahna Daniels of First Academy, Flor. leads the confirmed entries list with her 11.15 (+2.4) 100m season-best. 15 spots are still up for grabs, who are the leading contenders?
Throughout high school Marvin Bracy spoke of the perfect race. Well, Wednesday at the IAAF World Challenge in Beiijing he ran that, a blazing 9.95, a new personal best, and the first time under ten seconds. Here is what he had to say after the race.