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Return of the Texas Relays in 2021 moved up a week

Track and field fans won’t have to wait as long for the return of the Texas Relays. The UT athletic department said on Monday that the 2021 Texas Relays will be held a week ahead of schedule. Originally planned for March 31-April 3, 2021, the Texas Relays will now begin … Read More

Hurdlers Rushelle Burton and John Burt keep busy on the final day of the Texas Relays

Tired. On Saturday, that one word could accurately describe a handful of Longhorns after the final day of the Texas Relays. Rushelle Burton ran two races in an hour. John Burt hurdled on the same day he had a football scrimmage. John Rice and Sam Worley capped a long week … Read More

Chips off the ol’ block: Under Buford-Bailey’s tutelage, UT hurdlers shine at Texas Relays

On Saturday, Texas will ask a quartet of Longhorns to defend its track against a trio of Tigers. Texas qualified four hurdlers for the 100-meter final out of Friday’s preliminary heats at the Texas Relays — sophomore Rushelle Burton, senior Pedrya Seymour, senior Ariel Jones and junior Mariam Abdul-Rashid. Joining … Read More

It’s back to the triple jump drawing board for NCAA indoor champion O’Brien Wasome

Texas sophomore O’Brien Wasome categorized his unusual Friday at the Texas Relays with the confident wisdom of someone who knows what it takes to reach the pinnacle — and how to stay there. In his first outdoor event of the season, Wasome — the recently-crowned NCAA indoor national champion in … Read More