Archive

Bevo Beat

Wolf Mahler takes second at USATF Indoor Championships

Wolf Mahler highlighted the performances by the current and former Longhorns competing at the USATF Indoor Championships in Albuquerque, N.M. on Saturday. Mahler, competing as an unattached athlete in the men’s heptathlon, won a silver medal after recording a personal best 5,923 points. That was just 12 points behind Jeremy … Read More

Bevo Beat

Texas men’s distance medley relay close to qualifying for NCAAs

The Texas men’s distance medley relay team came close to qualifying for the NCAA Championships at the Alex Wilson Invitational at Notre Dame, with another opportunity to do so next week. Texas finished the race in sixth with a time of 9 minutes, 31.80 seconds. With a conversion rate applied … Read More

Bevo Beat

Texas freshman Sam Worley breaks school record in the mile

Texas freshman Sam Worley ran a sub-4-minute mile to break the school record at the Husky Classic in Seattle, Wash. on Saturday. Worley finished the mile race in 3 minutes, 58.04 seconds to set a personal-best mark and claim fourth place at the event. He broke the previous indoor record … Read More

Bevo Beat

Tripp Piperi highlights Longhorns’ day at Tyson Invitational

Tripp Piperi won the men’s shot put event to highlight the Longhorns’ second day at the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark. Saturday. Piperi posted a mark of 64 feet, 5 1/4 inches to win the event. He beat second place by almost three feet. He’s yet to lose against collegiate … Read More

Bevo Beat

Longhorns score high marks at Tyson Invitational

The Longhorns track and field squad took three wins on the first day of the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, Ark. on Friday. Steffin McCarter won the men’s invitational section of the long jump with the third-best mark of the season. McCarter flew 25 feet, 11 inches to earn the win. Read More

Bevo Beat

Longhorns track and field squad posts win and personal bests

The Longhorns track and field team came away with a win and a few personal records at the New Mexico Collegiate Classic in Albuquerque on Saturday. Sam Worley won the men’s mile race at altitude in 4 minutes, 3.91 seconds while teammate Alex Rogers took third in 4:05.74. Charles Mills … Read More

Bevo Beat

Lauryn Caldwell sets school record in weight throw at New Mexico meet

Lauryn Caldwell broke the Longhorns’ school record in the weight throw, highlighting the Texas track and field team’s performance at the New Mexico Collegiate Classic in Albuquerque, N.M. Caldwell finished in second place in the event, but her distance of 61 feet-9 3/4 inches was good enough to rewrite the … Read More

Bevo Beat

Throwers highlight Texas track and field team at Tech Classic

The Texas track and field team’s performance at the Texas Tech Classic was highlighted by throwers on the men’s and women’s teams in Lubbock on Saturday. Adrian Piperi won the men’s shot put event after posting a mark of 65 feet, 3/4 of an inch on his second attempt. The … Read More

Bevo Beat

Longhorns post personal bests at Texas Tech Classic

The men’s heptathlon and women’s pentathlon kicked off the first day of the Texas Tech Classic in Lubbock on Friday. George Patrick finished the day in third place with 3,271 points after setting personal bests in three events. Tyler Adams of Sam Houston State leads overall with 3,425 points. Patrick … Read More

PHOTO HISTORY: Is ‘Lam’ Jones the greatest athlete in UT history?

John Burt is an amazing athlete. The two-sports star at Texas is having another terrific start to the track season: Have a look at what John Burt's up to this January. https://t.co/pMZ3HhHpwh — Brian Davis (@BDavisAAS) January 20, 2018 But he’s … Read More

Bevo Beat

Texas track and field teams take second place in College Station

The Texas track and field teams took second place at the Texas A&M Quadranguler on Saturday in College Station. The men won nine events on the day, but the Aggies came out victorious. Texas A&M scored 164 points while Texas recorded 160.5. On the women’s side, the Aggies scored 150 … Read More

Texas throwers and vaulters have big day at Corky Classic

Saturday was a big day for Texas’ throwers and vaulters at the Corky Classic in Lubbock. Tripp Piperi set a meet record at Tech’s new Sports Performance Center as he put the shot 63 feet, 11 ¾ inches to take first place. The freshman looks to be well on his … Read More

Longhorns win multiple events at Clemson Opener

A multitude of Longhorns opened the indoor track and field season with victories at the Clemson Opener on Saturday in Clemson, S.C. Alan Zapalac and O’Brien Wasome highlighted the day with personal-best performances. Wasome won the long jump with a mark of 25 feet, 8 inches to set a meet … Read More

Akinosun wins gold, Hardee bows out at World Championships

Morolake Akinosun took home a relay gold medal while another former Longhorn, Trey Hardee, had a disappointing end to his bid for a third World Championships title at the IAAF World Championships in London Saturday. “This is my last meet. This is it. I’m going to ride off into the … Read More

Trey Hardee sits in fifth at IAAF World Championships

Former Texas Longhorns athlete Trey Hardee sits in fifth place following Friday’s first five events of the decathlon at the IAAF World Championships in London. Hardee recorded three season’s bests and scored 4,313 points in an attempt to take his third world title. He won the gold medal in 2009 … Read More

Michelle Carter takes bronze at IAAF World Championships

Michelle Carter had to deal with rain and tough competition as she took home a bronze medal Wednesday at the IAAF World Championships in London. Her best throw in the shot put went 62 feet, 9 1/2 inches and was good for the first medal won by a current or … Read More

Michelle Carter advances to shot put final at World Championships

Olympic gold medalist and former Longhorn Michelle Carter advanced to the shot put finals at the IAAF World Championships in London on Tuesday. The American record holder hit the automatic qualifying mark on her first and only throw. She put the shot 62 feet, 1 inch as she’s attempting to … Read More

Bevo Beat

Texas ex Ryan Crouser advances to IAAF World Championships final

Texas ex Ryan Crouser cruised to the final round of the men’s shot put at the 2017 IAAF World Championships on Saturday morning in London. Crouser, the No. 1-ranked shot putter in the world, needed only one attempt to surpass the automatic qualifying mark and advance to the final. He … Read More

Former Longhorns named captains at IAAF World Championships

Athletes for Team USA voted on team captains before the start of the IAAF World Championships in London and chose two former Longhorns, Michelle Carter and Trey Hardee. Texas head coach Mario Sategna is also in London, serving as the U.S. men’s head coach for the first time. He’s served … Read More

Stage all set for Longhorn Trey Hardee at worlds after Eaton’s retirement

Trey Hardee wants to set the record straight: No, he’s not retired. Never has been. The thought really never crossed his mind. The two-time world champion decathlete understands why everyone may have jumped to that conclusion. He’s 33, has been sidelined by an assortment of injuries and did some broadcasting … Read More